Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Ask a Lawyer,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Legal Questions
On a Hot Check, if the check bounced my there are payments
On a Hot Check, if the check bounced my there are payments made towards the check. If the person who received the check decides to prosecute through DA office after some payments have been made, is th… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,485 satisfied customers
Someone owes me over 1500.00 in bounced checks.. I think
Someone owes me over 1500.00 in bounced checks.. I think they left the state here in Ct. and went to florida. Do I have any recourse ? … read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
5 satisfied customers
I received two bad checks from the owner of a company. Can I
I received two bad checks from the owner of a company. Can I file criminal charges against the owner? … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,485 satisfied customers
If a client in Texas has written a check from one his
If a client in Texas has written a check from one his accounts to another bank and that check for whatever circumstances was NSF, is turned over to the bank's fraud department, do they try or send a c… read more
Law Tutor, Esq.
Law Tutor, Esq.
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
165 satisfied customers
I was a check cashier and i would like to know what is the
I was a check cashier and i would like to know what is the statue of limitations on return checks.… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
47,074 satisfied customers
I have a renter in Oregon, who paid rent on time for a period
I have a renter in Oregon, who paid rent on time for a period of one year then started missing payments and then started bouncing checks. 7 in total. His last check in the amount of $20,000 was return… read more
Barrister
Barrister
Attorney/Landlord/Realtor
Doctoral Degree
38,835 satisfied customers
In Texas, can a county District Attorney bring charges against
In Texas, can a county District Attorney bring charges against a check writer for allegedly writing a hot check after the assigned payee has already accepted partial payment on the check in question? … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
44,266 satisfied customers
I was at the bank and the rep told me that post dated checks
I was at the bank and the rep told me that post dated checks were illegal and I could go to jail for that. I was shocked and told her no it was not. I thought a check was a contract between me and the… read more
lucy7368
lucy7368
Juris Doctor
763 satisfied customers
Hello....I was asked to invest in a friends start up..I wrote
Hello....I was asked to invest in a friends start up..I wrote a check but after I caught them using my credit card I backed out...I closed the account of the check was written..I also at once told the… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
31,485 satisfied customers
Hello again Robert! I have a detailed issue I need help with.
Hello again Robert! I have a detailed issue I need help with. It is a still developing issue so I will begin with a specific question, and depending on how the matter progresses, I will be coming back… read more
RobertJDFL
RobertJDFL
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
5 satisfied customers
What is considered a bad check in Illinois If a person writes
What is considered a bad check in Illinois? If a person writes two checks and discovers they are not honored because of lack of funds even though the individual was certain that the funds were availab… read more
Dimitry K., Esq.
Dimitry K., Esq.
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
17,183 satisfied customers
I was arrested today for writing one bad business check for
I was arrested today for writing one bad business check for around 20k 5 months ago. At the time when we wrote the check we had funds to cover the check based on future incoming ach funds to the busin… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
Does defaulting on a payday loan constitue check fraud in the
Does defaulting on a payday loan constitue check fraud in the state of texas. the loan was for 400.00 wrote 3 checks please help/… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctor
128 satisfied customers
In relation to the check kiting issue that I have been getting
In relation to the check kiting issue that I have been getting advice fromRHollman; if there was not two accounts involved and someone simply deposited a check that was on the same account that the de… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
1,031 satisfied customers
Wrote a check out for $1800 & 800.00 for material they were
Wrote a check out for $1800 & 800.00 for material they were not paid by the bank, the store wont take payments want to be paid in full, what can they do, Galveston Texas… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
I was a signer on a business account in nevada and the checks
I was a signer on a business account in nevada and the checks were insufficient. I do not own any portion of the corporation. Am I at risk for a law suit? If so, is it criminal or civil?… read more
Jim Reilly
Jim Reilly
Private Practice Attorney
Juris Doctor
1,759 satisfied customers
whats the statue of limination on hot checks in arkanas ...
whats the statue of limination on hot checks in arkanas and where in the law book can it be found… read more
Flagbridge-ADR
Flagbridge-ADR
Principal Consultant
B.Kin, B.C.L, C. Neg, C. Med, C. A
1,786 satisfied customers
My ex wife wrote me a post-dated check to cover expenses ...
My ex wife wrote me a post-dated check to cover expenses related to my son's sporting activities. Can I cash this check at her bank before the date on the check?… read more
John J. Pawloski
John J. Pawloski
Manager/Owner
juris doctorate
34 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

24,658 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

22,843 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

JPEsq

JPEsq

Attorney

2,132 satisfied customers

Experience as general attorney, in house counsel, SSDI, Family Law attorney, and law professor

Law Educator, Esq.

Law Educator, Esq.

Attorney

44,266 satisfied customers

JA Mentor -Attorney Labor/employment, corporate, sports law, admiralty/maritime and civil rights law

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer, Consultant

8,238 satisfied customers

25 years of experience helping people like you.

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

301 satisfied customers

Principal Attorney at Guillermo J. Senmartin, P.A.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Dimitry K., Esq.

Attorney

17,183 satisfied customers

Multiple jurisdictions, specialize in business/contract disputes, estate creation and administration.

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x