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  • Can i sue my brother for lying to my father about things not true to uptain over $500,000 from him when we were suppose to split

    my father is isolated at his house with no contact with anyone accept my brother's lawyer

    Jayson’s Answer

    Consult with a local lawyer and bring any agreements in writing with you.

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  • Can I change my son's last name without his father's written consent?

    My son is 6 months and a week old. His father has done nothing for him since he's been born and hasn't seen him in months. He basically makes no effort as a parent. We don't live together and he doesn't have any permanent place of residence so it'...

    Jayson’s Answer

    May as well file for child support, child care, medical coverage. You may reach a deal with the father to change the name once the case is filed.

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  • Broken titanium plate, doctor says it was the wrong plate that they put in, and prevented fracture from healing and caused more

    Plate was put in 06' broke shortly after, visited doctors, but no one could offer help, visited doctor last week, says the plate that was put in was the wrong plate, preventing non - union fracture to heal and caused more damage, tearing tendon...

    Jayson’s Answer

    Unfortunately you may have missed the 2 1/2 year statute of limitations unless there was an exception. Contact a NY medical malpractice lawyer right away.

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  • Is there prepaid legal advice in New York State?

    This is regarding family legal advice.

    Jayson’s Answer

    Depending on your employment benefits plan. You can always schedule a free consultation with a divorce lawyer in your area and not have to pay a fee.

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  • CHILD SUPPORT SCAM

    I have been paying temporary child support since Jan. Direct deposit to my EX's account from mine. I got a Bill from Child Support Enforcement saying i owe 4 months back support. She filed a claim saying she has not received payment when she has, ...

    Jayson’s Answer

    Copy the entire court file and bring it to a family law attorney to review. There may be a written order in the file. Also a petition to adjust arrears or an objection to an order may be helpful.

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  • Accident when driving friends car. He has insurance I don't , was deemed my fault. Fair resolution?

    I was driving a friends car that was impaired and it was shown I was partially at fault. It was an actual accident. I was sober, aware and doing the speed limit. The insurance company ruled it 75 percent my fault. No fault coverage will cover the ...

    Jayson’s Answer

    Check to see if you have an insurance policy in the household you live in, it may cover you driving someone else's car. That includes a relative or even a stranger in the household you live in. Bring a copy of the entire insurance policy or all occupants of the household you live in to an attorney to review.

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  • What is a petition for amendment in a divorce case and the time frame for its compliance?

    When you file for a no contest divorce and the other party asks for a petition for amendment, what does it mean? Also, what is the time frame for its compliance? Can someone explain the procedure please? The divorce was supposed to be finalized n...

    Jayson’s Answer

    Time to retain counsel since NY does not have petitions to amend in a divorce case. Petitions are in family court and motions are in Supreme Court.

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  • Does the application for an index number stop your spouses right to the rest of your pension from the time it is filed forward

    I want a separation from my spouse but if we divorce she loses my health insurance. I would rather her have my insurance for as long as the index number last. How often can an index number be renewed? Does an index number stop the clock on my pen...

    Jayson’s Answer

    The filing of the index number (commencement of the action) normally cuts off the spouse's right to your pension provided you follow through with the divorce. Consult with an experienced divorce lawyer to assist you.

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  • My son is still married 5 trs wife left him 4 yrs ago he has a 5 yrs old son

    she has harressed him sent him to hospital with 5 staples in his head had her friends beat him up.now a DNA was done results not in yet..where do we go from here

    Jayson’s Answer

    A divorce would be appropriate when the parties are separate and there are domestic violence issues. You may want a consultation with an experience divorce lawyer. Criminal charges may also be in order along with an order of protection.

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