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Civil Lawsuits

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Civil lawsuits stem from actions that violate the personal and constitutional rights of a person and may include issues involving personal injury, family disputes, and negligence resulting to loss or damage to property.
  if you are asking about the limit a creditor can put on a garnishment, it is a percentage, depending on the state you live in, not the state the creditor is in
It would be issued & served on the known birth name of the  person. However - it would also have the alias(es) listed on the  document - so that the person tho whom it relates cannot say they  weren't the person concerned.
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The Plaintiff may withdraw the lawsuit, however, since the  defendants have filed their counter claim, the suit will continue  (now) against the plaintiff.
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Donoghue v Stevenson was the case where tort law is based on from a precedence that was made as there was no current law that protected people because she did not buy the product herself the company did not have a duty of care with her only the person that bought the item its self
A judgment NOV is normally awarded after trial if the judge deems that the jury's decision was incorrect as a matter of law. A judge's job is to be sure that the decision is legally correct. A motion for a judgment notwithstanding the verdict is rarely granted, but is normally made as a matter of...
If you can prove the statements are intentionally false and not  opinions you may have a slander complaint. there's three other  things you can do 1 ignore them 2 get revenge, break into their  house, damage their car, steal money from them or 3 make false  statements about them that will make...
Contact your local police and tell them you want to prosecute the  person for blackmailing you
  After counsel objects to an evidence code violation, counsel may ask the court to strike the answer given from the trial transcript.
The Executive and Legislative and Judicial Branches are corrupt to the core!   Right to a trial by jury of one's peers is the Seventh Amendment.   The highest court in the land is the Common Law Grand Jury - not the Supreme Court, who are some criminals! We need the Seventh Amendment!  ...
The term "tort reform" is a term coined by insurance companies and  big business. While there are some exceptions to the rule,  generally, tort "reform" is only beneficial to the insurance  companies and big corporations. It's usually HORRIBLE for the  consumer/average person.
call or go to the clerk s office, at the court house
Yes, you can file a civil lawsuit for Alienation of Affection if  you are still married to your spouse.
Depending on exactly what you looking for, if you are in the medical profession and provided medical care for someone:Title 17 Professions, Occupations, and Businesses Subtitle 3. Medical Professions Chapter 95 Physicians and Surgeons Subchapter 1 -- General Provisions 17-95-101. "Good Samaritan...
  Probably. It's up to the judge and many circumstances can be involved. but, probably.
It depends on what the payments are really for.   Damages received for personal physical injury or physical sickness are generally NOT taxable. If it is to replace something you actually lost, like an arm, or eyesight, etc...then it isn't taxable.   If it is to replace income that you would...
I think you mean by omission. Medical malpractice is defined as professional negligence by act or omission by a medical professional. This would include a doctor who fails to catch signs of cancer; a nurse practitioner who misdiagnoses an ailment or a nurse who does not respond to troublesome vital...
It was your job to get a legal representative not the workplace's. If you did not take your medication and there for did not function so you could do your job they had every right to fire you. Your race is irrelevant.
Get a good lawyer. About the only thing this company does well is manage their legal exposure. When you operate the way they do you learn how to use the legal process.
No. Voting rights are one of the things that people should not take for granted. Yes. Politicians have sued voters for attempting to impose term limits.
It is a Latin term which means "Let the master speak." In legal proceedings it is the idea that employees are simply agents of the employer, and the employer is accountable for the acts of his employees. Therefore, he must explain, justify, or defend the acts, rather than the employee. Unless it is...
Your attorney would be best to answer that questions. Since we donot have the full facts of the case and this place does not providelegal advice since not everyone here is an attorney. Call your lawyer or Google one for a free consultation.
Most people interested in hula know that missionaries in the islands in the 1800s considered hula an "abomination" and preached vehemently against it. But few people know that their influence in government actually resulted in the enactment of laws that restricted the practice of hula for nearly a...
  someone that did go suicide probably had that on there list of why their life sucked but for that reason alone no.
The answer depends upon what you are seeking. The term "relief"  could refer to alimony, child support the payment of bills by your  spouse--just about anything. A motion is a request to the court to  take some type of action.
  Criminal trial is a court trial for criminal procedures like murder etc. but civil trial includes the trials and courth questioning of disputes like that of a property
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Not sure about the second largest, but the largest class action suit so far was in Canada in 2005. It involved 79,000 people suing the Canadian government over issues surrounding the residential school system. the payout was upwards of $5 billion dollars.
What kind of theft? Since you are accusing of such a serious crimewhich can be hard to prove. As long as you have substantialevidence you can file a lawsuit
True or false Tort law deals with disputes and pover
Yes, essentially. A voluntary dismissal with prejudice indicates that the plaintiff has voluntarily dropped the case and cannot file suit again. A voluntary dismissal without prejudice gives the plaintiff one more chance in court.
A stigma against lawyers! Aka prosecutors.
Yes, it is legally possible to file a lawsuit against any federal agency.
  Yes, he can. Usually they dont. They wait till the end of the state statute of limitation. They sue you usually few months before that time. They will try all tactics to get the money from you, when they see they have no hopes, they take aggressive actions. You should also check if your pay...
Civil negligence can actually amount to criminal negligence, butthis question would be better answered by an attorney.
You may be able to file a lawsuit for defamation of character (e.g. slander) if you can prove tangible damages caused by an individual making false statements about you. This is a huge stretch, however, for the situation you are describing. Please understand that the civil court system does not...
== ==   * A "summons to appear" is a letter to inform you are being sued, and to appear in court. It is commonly filed with the complaint letting you know what you are being sued for. Whoever receives the summons needs to file their answers with the court stating if they agree to, or deny, the...
A lawyer is a person that practices various laws in the court in order to save their clients from the prison time and other illegal issues.
Some college courses required for becoming a lawyer include  government, criminal justice and basic courses. Some law schools  also require psychology courses.
Newspapers can have a big impact on the public's opinion on social  and economic views, The more people hear about causes and problems  from the media, the more it leads them to form opinions on it.
If you are already involved in a personal injury civil case and want to subpoena records or witnesses, you-or your attorney-will need to file a request for the subpoena with the court, if the request is granted, then a process server will deliver the documents-they must be signed in order to ensure...
This is a very open question with many variables. First, you have to have a viable cause of action. Second you have to draft a claim. Your claim is very important. Use simple sentences 8 words or fewer. Only allege what you need to allege and nothing more. You will have time for a story later. There...
In most cases, no. Normally your insurance company handles the case on your behalf.
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  == Answer - executory, executed, etc ==       EXECUTORY CONSIDERATION   Consideration is executory when there is an exchange of  promises to perform acts in the future. For example,  A promises to deliver widgets to B at some future date and B promises to pay A for the...
A good product that is expected to be used for more than one year  would be a refrigerator. A vacuum is also on that list.
First you want to create a record by sending a demand letter by certified mail. Make sure you write "demand letter" on the green card for reference. In your demand for payment which should be the title of your letter, you would do the who, what, why, when, where, dates, times and the dollar amount...
Assault occurs when an individual causes another to reasonably believe they are in imminent danger of being harmed or touched in an offensive manner. Battery is actually causing such harm or offensive touch.
  Yes. The Florida Wrongful Death Act allows a child to recover for loss of support and services, regardless of how old that child was when the parent passed away. You should consult an attorney, so that all the relevant law can be applied to the facts of your case. I know a lot of good lawyers...
Not as a loan but if you put it into an account such as savings or checking it can then be taxed == ans == A loan is NEVER taxable. (If you invest the money in something, say get paid interest on it, that interest may be taxable, but the principal of the loan never is). Nor is it's repayment ever...
  Tortious interference means the wrongful interference with some right or economic opportunity belonging to a person which causes that person some monetary loss. It is usually used in connection with a business opportunity as where a person slanders or libels a person in order to hurt that...
"The Congress shall have Power To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States; but all Duties, Imposts and Excises shall be uniform throughout the United States;"Article I, Section 8, Clause 1
Since you would be committing a crime by the act of throwing the ashes onto Sandra Bullock (assault), then no you are not legally obligated to following the instructions of the will.
Polypropylene is the most common form of synthetic material used.  It is used in almost every thing we use. Though previously declared  safe, recent searches reveal that polypropylene may release two  highly toxic substances, quaternary ammonium biocides and oleamide.
Answer . No reason why a process server can't serve papers at any location that doesn't disturb the peace.
  It means to set it aside as if it were never gotten or entered.
No, not in every case. There are two major differences. One is where the statements made are privileged under the First Amendment and the other is where the defamation is considered defamation per se. There is a First Amendment privilege governing statements made about public figures, especially...
1. legal duty owned 2. duty breached3. plaintiff suffered damage due to defendant's negligence-Giri
Yes. If you have their full name and the state you can fill out a form that goes to the postmaster general. You can only use this if it is for legal process only. You can just call and ask the post office what forms they have to locate someone for "service of process". If you have any of their prior...
LEGAL ENVIRONMENT OF BUSINESS In case of equal guilt the position of the defendant is better than that of the plaintiff" - Explain
  He files a motion for an order to have the Judge recuse himself from the case.
Small claims court in the county where the defendant resides or the county in which the claim arose.
In the United States federal court system, the document used to initiate a civil lawsuit against a defendant is called a complaint. In the state court systems, this document is usually called a petition.
Yes, you can sue a city, but it is usually not a good idea to do so; cities have a lot of money (or failing that, at least a lot of credit) with which to conduct lawsuits, and if they want to they can appeal a verdict that they don't like for years, through many layers of the judicial system. You...
Civil cases are between two private parties. The government provides this as a fair way to settle disputes without having to resort to physical confrontations. Torts is the most common, dealing with injury to a person or property.
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The student who injured the other should be charged with assault. Teachers cannot always "catch" these events as they happen. This is because students who can do these things are masters of timing. If the school does not have policies and follow through with a suspension or other action, then a...
I'm studying an MBA program one of my team work is to know what are the defenses being argued by the Tobacco Industry.
Justice Byron White had not been sworn in at the time, and Justice Felix Frankfurter had a stroke. Case Citation:Engel v. Vitale, 370 US 421 (1962)
If you have coverage on your auto insurance policy that paysmedical expenses to you or to the hospital, the answer is yes thatyou do have to reimburse your health care provider. The healthinsurance policy states that they will pay for expenses incurred inan auto accident over and above any coverage...
  May request you to reimburse those bills
Breach by both the parties, will put the contract to an end. Thereafter right to claim will arise in accordance with the damages suffered by the parties.
  Simply doing yard maintenance on someone else's property does not give them notice that your actions are "hostile" and therefore they have no reason to sue you and therefore the statute of limitations has never started for evicting you as a trespasser and therefore you have no claim to it....
Not if you know the rules of court and the federal rules of evidence. Certainly you would have to know the proper court procedures.You would have to know how to object, state your grounds and move the court with controlling case law. If you know little about the law, get a lawyer and/or counselor....
It depends on the nature of the lawsuit. If you were very seriously injured you may make more money off of an individual lawsuit, however, the big benefits of a class action lawsuit are dramatically reduced legal costs and great efficiency. The law article below discusses more of the benefits of a...
Never. Your right to plead the 5th and remain silent is a constant right which no authority has the right to snuff out.
Nothing!!!! Hank and Linda Cavanaugh are fictional characters on a Lifetime Movie Network movie... "Widow on the Hill".
  Yes, in fact the Constitution specifically contemplates this in Article 3, Section 2, Clause where it states the judicial power extends to cases ". . .between a State and citizens of another State. . ." This did not mean that a state could not be sued by its own citizens. It meant that federal...
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for emergency responders, like the police, the firefighters, or the ambulance
  This varies from state to state depending on the state's laws or court rules.