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  • A man on a bicycle ran into my husbands car when he was at a stop. They didn't exchange information. What is our liability?

    My husband was at a stop. the man said that his brakes were not working when ran into my husband's car. They did not exchange information and my husband left prior to the man on the bicycle. We are worried now that the man will report him as a ...

    Russell’s Answer

    I would not worry at all.

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  • Can you help sue Home Depot for harassment of my Mother, elder abuse.

    I canceled her card back in September of 2011. Sent the POA, every thing they needed. She owe about $300. It took HD over a year to cancel the card. I sent the POA at least 12 times. I went to two HD and had them send it. HD later said they cancel...

    Russell’s Answer

    I do not believe that Home Depot's conduct constitutes elder abuse.

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  • I have already filed an lawsuit from one nursing home and i need to file aganist another nursing home how long i have to wait

    nursing home neglance

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    Wait for what?

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  • What is the process in a personal injury case and how long does it take to settle

    I was in a car accident in November of 2012. I have an attorney, but haven't heard anything new since September.

    Russell’s Answer

    Every case is different. If you have concerns, call or write to your attorney and ask questions. You have the right to know what is going on with your claim. Good luck!

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  • Do I have grounds to sue?

    It was raining on halloween and I was walking to my vehicle with my son. I just slipped and fell. I was in much pain but the security guard and someone in their car helped me up out of the street. I limped all the way to the vehicle. I visited the...

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    Unless someone's negligence caused your fall you would not have a claim.

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  • Can I sue a Nursing Home AFTER my mom's death..... 2 weeks ago, for not taking care of her properly?? I saw a lot of wrongs.

    Horrible smells from open wounds that were not cleaned properly, found in urine soaked shirts, nursing staff complaining about helping patients in front of my mother.... she cried because she was afraid to ask for help, filthy room, left in wheelc...

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    Yes, you can pursue a claim.

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  • My siblings and I are waiting for bill from nursing home . Sister is the executorix , we should all be able to review bill .

    My Father Was Not In Hi Right Mind When He Was In Rehab , Sadly He Never Made It Home He Died In That Rehab Nursing Home . In Such A Short Time He Passed . We Don't Know If Or What He Signed Because He Had Dementia And At Times Appeared Lucid . He...

    Russell’s Answer

    I hope you find the answers you are seeking.

    Advance directives are very important and can eliminate many problems such as the ones you are experiencing. Contact an estate attorney to make sure you have your personal affairs in order.

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  • Is it appropriate to forward a newsletter regarding an appropriate topic to a court appointed conservator?

    I have a friend with dementia who was placed in a residential care facility for the elderly (RCFE). I received a news letter from an advocacy group focused on issues regarding such facilities and need to know if the information contain therein...

    Russell’s Answer

    Send it.

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  • Can a hospital keep me from visiting my dying mother based on the request of the POA and is this abuse of use of a POA?

    The financial & medical POA are not permitting me to visit my mom. The financial POA filed for a restraining order, court denied because they found no merit to the claim. The hospital admin will not even speak with me. The hospital admin is tak...

    Russell’s Answer

    As sad as it is, you have no legal right to see your mother.

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  • My mother in law recently passed away in a nursing home, death certificate states due to fall at nursing home.

    Mother in law has suffered from dimentia for past 7 years, we received phone call from nursing home saying that she had fallen and was going to take her for scan. Took her in to hospital and was found to be bleeding on the brain, was stated that n...

    Russell’s Answer

    This is awful. Please consult with an attorney that handles these cases. I am very sorry for your loss.

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