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Go online to the MA court site and fill out a motion for Attorney fees along with a short form finanical affidavit. Mail a copy to your husband and the court, bring a copy with you. If you can't afford a lawyer, then perhaps your husband can. It's important to file the divorce so temporary orders go into effect before he sells off more assets.
This is a unilateral mistake on a contract which will be difficult for him to enforce in court. However, he will likely present the email quote as evidence of the additional 750. charge. The critical question here is whether or not you received this corrected email quote and bill before or during the services were rendered. He may be entitled to collect any unjust enrichment you gained from his mistake.
It would help if you were to get a written estimate for the same job by another...
Assuming there is no separation agreement that addresses the issue, then no you do not have to add her to your health insurance. However, If you do end up filing for divorce there will likelybe a provision in the divorce agreement allowing your ex-spouse to be added to your insurance at her expense.
DUI - You need to wait a minimum of 5 years after disposition for any misdemeanor conviction such as your DUI before you can seal your record.
Dismissal of Rape charges - You may file a petition to seal which includes a motion form and affidavit. You will likely be given a hearing under M.G.L.c.276. 100C. A hearing may be called, if so be prepared to argue that sealing your record will cause substantial justice to be served and that you would be harmed if the record is not sealed. (ie....
I just had a similar case in which he lived in Boston and she lived abroad. I represented her and was able obtain a fair settlement despite the distances involved.
To answer your question, you have 20 days to respond to his complaint for divorce with your answers and/or counterclaim to his petition. He must have you served or you can waive this service if need be. Please call if I can of any further assistance. 781-816-3950
If you receive the summons call me for a free consultation. Michael 781-815-3950.
You may receive a notice to appear for a clerks hearing but it's unlikely. Macy's is probably just trying to scare you into paying the 500.
Your question does not say what kind of drug or your prior record. However, you should have a lawyer with you given the possible penalty. Here is the statutory penalty for marijuana and cocaine possession.
Marijuana possession is governed by M.G.L. 94C Sect. 32C. Marijuana is a class "D" substance. Penalties can lead to up to 6 months in jail and a fine of up to $500 for first offenders. Second offense can result in up to 2 years and a $2000 fine. First time offenders with no previous...
You should appear with a lawyer. If they find probable cause then the criminal charges will issue and you will be arraigned in court. I've done many of these clerk hearings. Feel free to call me if you need help.