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Isileli Tupou Manaia Mataele

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  • What actions can I take to protect my child?

    We both have legal custody but physical custody to me. Father moved out of state and was difficult in child support issues. After each child support hearing we had, he had always sent threatening e-mail and texts. We do not talk over the phone for...

    Isileli’s Answer

    Not sure what the question is exactly. If you have an issue and are not being petty then if you cannot work it out should seek appropriate court orders.

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  • Do I need to go thru the Courts to evict?

    I have been renting out a room in a house I rent.I charge by the week.Most weeks I see slim to none of agreed rent.This has been going on for 7 months.All my utilities are being cut due to this.The original agreement was short term for 1 1/2 month...

    Isileli’s Answer

    Unless they agree to move out you will have to file an unlawful detainer. You need to give the requisite notice first before you can file an unlawful detainer.

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  • Is it a felony to use someone's information to register online?

    I just found out that my soon to be Ex husband registered into my credit card companies website and was checking my credit card statement without my consent. Is this a felony? And what are my rights? Can I file a claim against him? ...

    Isileli’s Answer

    It is not clear exactly what happened. If they used your information to access your account information without your permission then it is a federal and state crime. You could sue under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act in federal court.

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  • I am a CTO for a company that settled a claim with me being personally released and the company defaulted on the settlement

    An ex-employee drafted a complaint against the company where I am chief tech officer and I was named and in a settlement I was released. The company defaulted on payment due to financial hardship and now I was personally served a summons. I wou...

    Isileli’s Answer

    You should talk to an attorney. Many times an officer of a corporation can file a motion to have them dismissed from the case depending on the facts alleged.

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  • Hi I was mistaken for a famous celebrities relative and robbed and intimidated into transferring around 200,000$. I need help no

    Do you have any ideas how I can make any good happen from this? I don't think I can find a lawyer to sue the criminals. If I prove my financial loss should I ask the celebrity for reimbursement. What should I do? I need my money back in a bad way....

    Isileli’s Answer

    There is no claim against the celebrity. If you know the criminals then you should report it to the police.

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  • What does it mean when the status of a civil case says disposed

    The status of a civil case where I am one of the defendants states the status of the case is disposed and the very last entry under the history is dated back on June of 2012 and states hearing deleted and there are no future hearings pending. The ...

    Isileli’s Answer

    It sounds as if the court entered a default judgment against you. The case is closed. Unless the judgment is void, there is nothing more to do after 2 years.

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  • How long do I have to file an appeal if I am not content with custody/visitation orders? The order was given today.

    There is a child who is special needs and should have been given supervised visits to a father who was found "a risk to the minor" by a sexual expert, but was given unsupervised overnights anyway. The child had a Cast interview and cps involvement...

    Isileli’s Answer

    Depends on if there is a judgment and when you're noticed of the order. If it is not part of a judgment then it cannot be appealed because they are interim orders. If they post judgment then 60 days of the date it is served on you or 180 days after the order. Whichever occurs first.

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  • I need a lawyer that can help me in a civil manner

    For suing a owner that hurt me in defamation and licensing of cna

    Isileli’s Answer

    You will want to consult with an attorney. Many types of defamatory statements made in reporting to agencies are privileged meaning the person is immune from suit for the statements.

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  • Does he have legal ground to obtain temporary or permanent physical custody of our child?

    My ex and I currently live in the same household and have a child together. We were never married. He's planning on moving out soon and threatens to take our child with him. I'm currently seeking employment and have no income. Because of that...

    Isileli’s Answer

    The court will consider everything to determine what is the best interest of the child. Stability and safety are the biggest factor the courts consider. It's impossible to know what the court will do but until there is a court order both of you have equal rights to the child (assuming he is the listed father on the birth certificate).

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