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Amy Marie Salberg

West Bend Contracts / Agreements Lawyer.

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  1. How can I get out of my grandfather car loan as a co-signer?

    Answered 6 months ago.

    1. Amy Marie Salberg
    2. Nick Passe
    2 lawyer answers

    If your grandfather is credit-worthy on his own, he may be able to get a loan to pay off the current one or refinance it without you as co-signor. It is also possible the lender may agree to swap co-signors if there is another one who can take your place and is at least equally credit-worthy.

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  2. Asking about defamation and where the jurisdiction would be.

    Answered 6 months ago.

    1. Amy Marie Salberg
    2. Andra Marie Vaccaro
    3. Christian K. Lassen II
    3 lawyer answers

    Anyone can threaten to sue . . . heck, anyone can sue, but not anyone can prevail in a case and an attorney could be subject to the same allegation of frivolous claims as anyone else plus possible professional sanctions if they file a frivolous legal action. Under the facts as you present them, I agree that the jurisdiction is likely inappropriate, unless your NV friend has sufficient personal ties with Hawaii to be subject to personal jurisdiction there. Also, were the statements made by...

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  3. Background check at new job at Best Buy?

    Answered 6 months ago.

    1. Matthew Russell Meyer
    2. Michael C. Witt
    3. Jay K. Nixon
    4. Amy Marie Salberg
    4 lawyer answers

    If you are not honest with them at the time of hire, they could terminate you when they find out about it later. I would own up to it, explain what you learned from it, and hopefully move on to bigger and better things.

  4. I am trying to get out of a contract.

    Answered 6 months ago.

    1. Bruce E. Burdick
    2. Dedrick Lewis Gordon Jr.
    3. Robert Allen Shipley
    4. Amy Marie Salberg
    4 lawyer answers

    Your question does not state when you sent the letter to cancel the contract. Was it within the 3 days? If so, a consumer protection lawyer in Illinois would be your best bet, unless you are able to dispute the charges with your credit card company.