Legal

Ask a lawyer and get answers to your legal questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Legal Questions
Am I liable to pay for my deceased husband's debts (charge
Am I liable to pay for my deceased husband's debts (charge cards)? I sent the collections agency a copy of my husband's death certficate & they said that since I'm handling his financials I am liable.… read more
Ray
Ray
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
21,950 satisfied customers
We owe American Express and I just couldn't pay anymore.
We owe American Express and I just couldn't pay anymore. Yes, we owe it. Yes I plan on paying every penny to them, but we do not have the money to do that. Our house is homesteaded. One vehicle is pai… read more
Loren
Loren
46,146 satisfied customers
I am threatened with a lawsuit by Midwest Publishers, Inc.
I am threatened with a lawsuit by Midwest Publishers, Inc. for failure to pay $89.79 remaining on my bill. I cancelled the subscription over a year ago via email.I have explained I can't afford the ba… read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
I have a securitization analysis report that proves JP Chase
I have a securitization analysis report that proves JP Morgan Chase Bank and the foreclosure they claim is valid is an absolute lie. I have proof that JP Morgan Chase would not close bank accounts in … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
Attorney
51,171 satisfied customers
I had a 2003 agreement & I noticed that the summons I received
I had a 2003 agreement & I noticed that the summons I received has an attached copy of my "credit card agreement" which is marked as being copyrighted in 2005. Would the attached contract they submitt… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
24,699 satisfied customers
I have a settled debt from jun 30 2010 and the collector has
I have a settled debt from jun 30 2010 and the collector has filed a lawsuit against me in houston court. How do I reply to it.… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
i have been summoned to court in a different county then i
i have been summoned to court in a different county then i live from a debt collector. I have a complaint form from them also. Listing 7 alligations and count 1 (Money lent) and count 2 (Unjust enrich… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
30,284 satisfied customers
I have a credit card that was charged off with a balance of
I have a credit card that was charged off with a balance of $7,000. The account was closed approximately 4-5 years ago while living in another state. In fact, the debt is old enough that it is no long… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
I have been contacted several times concerning a payday loan.
I have been contacted several times concerning a payday loan. I have never had a payday loan. They claim that I am being sued. What can I do to handle this matter?… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Doctoral Degree
23,531 satisfied customers
how do I know if an attorney who is suing me is and naming
how do I know if an attorney who is suing me is and naming CAPITAL ONE as the plaintiff is actually working for capital one ? I received correspondence from law firm when I requested debt validation a… read more
D. WINOGO ESQ.
D. WINOGO ESQ.
Hearing Officer/Attorney
Doctoral Degree
100 satisfied customers
I was served court papers towards the end of 2007 for credit
I was served court papers towards the end of 2007 for credit card debt. by a collector. I thought it was a false paper since I had never been served papers before and when I tried to look up the case … read more
D. WINOGO ESQ.
D. WINOGO ESQ.
Hearing Officer/Attorney
Doctoral Degree
100 satisfied customers
I replied to a summons by a lawyer supposedly representing
I replied to a summons by a lawyer supposedly representing a collection agency for a credit card debt by stating that I partially agree. I did owe the credit card company when I lost my job and after … read more
socrateaser
socrateaser
37,075 satisfied customers
I am from NJ and Im being sued by a debt collector (a credit
I am from NJ and I'm being sued by a debt collector (a credit card that the last statement was due in early 2006). I never made any payments to any collector or anything. My question is, last year I w… read more
J.Hazelbaker
J.Hazelbaker
Doctoral Degree
4,367 satisfied customers
I have an unsettled amount of approximately $1500 with the
I have an unsettled amount of approximately $1500 with the telephone utility (Cingular). The reason for the debt was questionable roaming fees the company tried to make me pay. The debt accumulated du… read more
MShore Law
MShore Law
Doctoral Degree
1,233 satisfied customers
A Summons/Notice to Appear for Mediation/Pre-Trial Conf
A Summons/Notice to Appear for Mediation/Pre-Trial Conference was delivered to my sister's house (where I temporarily reside) in my absence. IS THIS A "LEGAL" SERVING AND MUST I RESPOND? Can a collect… read more
Law Pro
Law Pro
Doctoral Degree
19,000 satisfied customers
i have a credit card dept that is 5 yrs old that was written
i have a credit card dept that is 5 yrs old that was written off and now they have sold it to a lawyers office to collect. written offf?… read more
VanDLaw
VanDLaw
Attorney
Juris Doctor
828 satisfied customers
My bank received an Information Subpoena and Restraining Notice
My bank received an "Information Subpoena and Restraining Notice" from a Woodbury, NY law office with regards XXXXX XXXXX credit card debt I did not know I owed. The law office told me the credit card… read more
Michael A. Markowitz
Michael A. Markowitz
Attorney
JD
14 satisfied customers
I was just given a Civil Summons to appear in court ...
I was just given a Civil Summons to appear in court on old credit card debt. The credit card was closed on 5/2001. Would this be considered beyond the Statute of Limitations for TN which is 6 years? T… read more
dkennedy
dkennedy
Attorney
Juris Doctorate
3,122 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

24,699 satisfied customers

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

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

51,171 satisfied customers

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

INFOLAWYER

INFOLAWYER

Attorney

32,372 satisfied customers

Licensed attorney helping individuals and businesses

Ellen

Ellen

Lawyer

8,261 satisfied customers

Providing information, not representation

Guillermo Senmartin

Guillermo Senmartin

Lawyer

309 satisfied customers

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

Ray

Ray

Lawyer

21,950 satisfied customers

30 years in civil, probate, real estate, elder law

< 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