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I intend to file a fee dispute against a lawyer Is it best to discuss the fee dispute first or go to arbitration?
Asked in Queens,  NY Jun. 23, 2020 ,  1 Answers

The question corresponds to an active civil case (divorce matter) in which I don't feel I've been adequately represented. I've already fulfilled the retainer agreement and then some, however I feel that I've bee poorly represented that have led to mistakes, delays etc....

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Who has the rights over items legally in a break up?
Asked in Rancho Cucamonga,  CA Jun. 15, 2020 ,  1 Answers

To whom it may concern. I have a general question with regards to personal property as a resolve in a relationship break up. There are certain items that the other party is unwilling to return that hold either monetary or personal value to me, which include, but are not limited to, jewelry and a lap...

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Should I opt in or out of my banks Arbitration agreement?
Asked in Patchogue,  NY Jun. 07, 2020 ,  1 Answers

My bank recently sent out a letter asking everyone with an account to opt in/out of their new arbitration agreement. I called their office to get more information on what this exactly meant as their letter also did not specify what changes were going to happen and how they affect me or my money. Whe...

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Which is the legal nature of an arbitrator's award?
Asked on Jun. 04, 2020 ,  1 Answers

I'm from México. I'm doing a research in comparative law regarding to this subject, because i want to identify the legal nature of a commercial arbitrator's award, because in the mexican legal system is not determined which is the nature of it. Actually, i would like to know if there is any doctrina...

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Will I have legal problems if I signed an American Employment contract in another country (mexico) ?
Asked on Jun. 03, 2020 ,  1 Answers

I signed an Employment at-will contract, which was created under our American jurisdiction, but I had to sing it in an another country. The question is related with the uncertain problems that I could have in the future. There is contractual term which indicates that in the case of any dispute or cl...

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Could you tell me the legal nature of a commercial arbitror's award?
Asked on Jun. 03, 2020 ,  1 Answers

I need to determinate which is the legal nature of an award. I need to find if the award's nature is contractual OR a different one. Regarding with this, i need to find if there is any jurisprudence that justifies your answer, thanks....

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I need legal guidance to enforce an arbitration decision awarded against a window company located in Pompano Bch.
Asked in Port Saint Lucie,  FL May 25, 2020 ,  1 Answers

The arbitrator gave the company until May 15, 2020 to complete the project and they did not. It could be due to the pandemic and they may have gone out of business and they may start up business once the economy picks up. Meanwhile this company is only taking messages when we call and they have not ...

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Can condo association bar missionary family members from staying in family’s home during the covid-19 pandemic?
Asked on May 19, 2020 ,  2 Answers

Is it legal for condo associations in Broward County, Florida, during the COVID-19 pandemic phase 1 of reopening, to restrict a property owner from allowing their missionary family members to go to stay at their residence, for a short term of a couple weeks, as they are stuck without a home until tr...

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Protect Your Consumer Rights During coronavirus COVID-19
Post On May 06, 2020

During these trying times, many people have found themselves dealing with creditors and debt collection agencies. But don't fret -- there are strong consumers laws that protect you from overly aggressive collection tactics. Here is a list of what creditors and debt collection agencies MAY NOT DO: A ...

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In new mexico, after fee arbitration fails, which court handles the appeals, district or magistrate?
Asked in Las Cruces,  NM May 03, 2020 ,  1 Answers

Had arbitration through NM Bar for attorney/client dispute over fees. Was never given a fee agreement and paid cash to the attorney, Went to arbitration under a voluntary attorney assigned by the bar. Arbitrator ruled against me , I objected to the matter, I am being ignored and have received no res...

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Diminished value calculation in Washington state
Asked on Apr. 28, 2020 ,  1 Answers

I bought new 2015 Lincoln MKT 12/17 complete with 4 years warranty. No fault to me but t-boned by teenager when my new car only had 2000 miles on 2/14/18. Extensive damage cost over $10,000 in repair.. How do I calculate diminished value to settle this claim?...

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A friend of mine was storing furniture for me and passed away. His family refuses to give it to me. I have recipts and
Asked in Ankeny,  IA Apr. 27, 2020 ,  1 Answers

Serial numbers and a signed itemized list. I contacted police department and was told all I can do is take them to court. Not sure how to handle this? Help!!...

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I won an arbitration having to do with a contract violation, I am entitled be compensated, how do I get what I deserve.
Asked in Trenton,  NJ Apr. 26, 2020 ,  1 Answers

I won the arbitration for the company having management performing union work for 6 months, and I am supposed to get compensated, the company is trying to under compensate....

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How can I find out if I have been a victim of power of attorney fraud?
Asked in Holden,  WV Apr. 25, 2020 ,  1 Answers

My late spouse was from another country and owned property there. I allowed my brother in law to be my P.O.A., to handle that business as I could not go to said country. I haven't heard anything from anyone in 2 years. I am in West Virginia and my in laws are in Texas....

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Bought a $1700.00 mattress and within two months was defective. Can't get refund.
Asked in Knoxville,  TN Apr. 24, 2020 ,  1 Answers

Both retailer & Mgfr agree defective. But we took the Law Tag off. We did not receive instructions from retailer as to Warranty nor did we receive a warranty booklet/tag upon delivery. The retailer offered 50% but rescinded after we went to TN Div of Consumer Affairs. We purchased $7,500.00 worth of...

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Schedule hearings And COVID-19
Asked in Philadelphia,  PA Apr. 24, 2020 ,  2 Answers

I have a scheduled hearing prior to Covid 19 but the court is closed for not essential functions so what should i do ? I haven’t received any paperwork about a continuance...

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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Business Interruption and Loss of Business Income Insurance Claims
Post On Apr. 23, 2020

If your business has been closed, you may immediately consider a business interruption/loss of income claim under your commercial insurance policy. I suggest that you review your commercial insurance policy to check for potential insurance coverage The novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic has decimat...

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