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Alan James Brinkmeier

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  • How does subpoena process work?

    I have a trial in custody matter coming up. I need to subpoena people/documents. What is the process? Can I do it in my own or only a lawyer can do it? If I can do it on my own, how?

    Alan’s Answer

    You probably need leave of court to issue the subpoena because you are not a lawyer.

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  • Wanting to avoid ex parte communications- what is the job of the "case coordinator" and the "law clerk" that work for the judge?

    The county website has the phone numbers of the case coordinator and the law clerk under each judge. I imagine it is ok to contact these people or else they would not have posted the phone numbers on line but I want to make sure of what communic...

    Alan’s Answer

    Using the phone to schedule things in court is not an ex parte communication.

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  • Can I sue him and how? Can I have him jailed? Can I throw him out?

    My roommate removed my keys from my purse to my new pickup truck and took it for a joyride and totaled it. He was cited for driving on a suspended license ; he did not have any insurance as he owns no vehicles. I am waiting on a call from State...

    Alan’s Answer

    The State's Attorney may prosecute and seek restitution. Coordinate with the prosecutor

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  • Is it illegal to use ripped game models for noncommercial work?

    Is it illegal to use "ripped" 3d car models in another game? Ripped cars are cars from another game that have been exported and posted online for the public. Is it illegal to take these ripped car models and transfer it to another game? Many peopl...

    Alan’s Answer

    I still think these ripped game cars carry the original protections from such use.

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  • If my payday is on Thursday can my manager hold my check till friday?

    I work at denny's

    Alan’s Answer

    On a one time basis it is probably not worth the fight

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  • What are privacy rights for consumer notices left with a third party by the NY State Dept of taxation and finance

    I have been collecting social security disability for the last seven years and each year my health condition has been getting progressively worse. When filing my taxes for the last 15 years I have never owed any money in taxes....for five of the l...

    Alan’s Answer

    More information is needed to answer your question with any certainty.

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  • Can I take action to recover lost retirement benefits, or require some sort of compensation for benefit discrimination?

    I have been working with my family's company for 5 years as of June 2016. We employee 35 people, and I am currently viewed as the General Manager of Operations. I work directly under the President and Vice President. I feel that I am being taken a...

    Alan’s Answer

    As a general rule, if no new contributions have been made, then you are being treated equally to all the rest. So you do not miss anything, now is the time to hire a lawyer to review the ERISA plan documents for you to give you Legal Advice.

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  • Do I have a chance

    I'm looking to get my license back after more than 20 yrs it's been revoked for DUI 2 in 1988 one in 1998 and one in 2000 and a DWLS in 2001 no trouble since

    Alan’s Answer

    On these facts the matter does not look good for you. Hire counsel to investigate your options.

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  • Is there something I can do to stop this ?

    went to court for my divorce when I got there the two lawyers had come up with a deal ? I got nervous and agreed then the two lawyers told the judge we have a deal .. but when I got home I started looking and its a bad deal which I call my lawyer ...

    Alan’s Answer

    Talk this over with your lawyer. Here online we cannot see what you agreed upon, and cannot interfere with your attorney client relationship.

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  • Can I ?

    Real Estate transfer from a person to an llc. Doable ? If so how long the process takes ? TUIA

    Alan’s Answer

    Yes it can be done, but many details need to be explored. Timing cannot be predicted without more information.

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