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  • Do I need a lawyer or debt collection agency?

    I have paid for goods but not received them. Guy is still in business but stopped responding after saying he had no money now. Have emails showing this and can confirm the amount of debt

    Kevin’s Answer

    You need to file an action. I would consult a local attorney to determine best move for you

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  • I was accused of running a man's foot over, it's been 3months and no papers about his injuries, can it be dismissed?

    am being accused of running a man's foot over and its been at least 3 months and I've had to go to court 3 times and it keeps being prolonged die to him not supplying any paperwork about his injuries. Can this case be dismissed and if so when?

    Kevin’s Answer

    you need to talk to your criminal or civil attorney who is representing you about case options. good luck.

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  • How do I get my money back?

    I lent $400 to someone a year ago for a car that they promised to give back in August of 2014. They never bought the car and spent the money elsewhere and they never returned my money and now are saying they are going to move out of state.

    Kevin’s Answer

    you can sue them in small claims court for the recovery of the monies they owe you.

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  • Do I need an attorney for small claim court?

    I own a nails salon. One of the employee, Maria was doing a pedicure, when the client move his foot, she accidently cut his skin a bit. He bled, and she put on antiseptics solution to prevent infection. He came a week later telling Maria that hi...

    Kevin’s Answer

    turn the matter over to your insurance carrier

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  • Records

    Had to substitute lawyer out and go in pro per. What is appropriate with regards to asking lawyer to a) handover my file /records and b) delete them from their record given they no longer represent me. With regards to second question are they unde...

    Kevin’s Answer

    generally a client makes a request for their file and they are provided. I keep all of my files in storage.

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  • What can I do after I've been sued for a car loan after they've repossessed the car, now taking 25% of my paycheck a year later?

    I had got a car loan from lobel financial on March 28, 2012. I had paid every month on time until April 28, 2013, which I was late. Then on August 25, 2013, I went on maternity leave and did not pay. They repossessed the car on October 11, 2013. I...

    Kevin’s Answer

    I have handled numerous cases against Lobel Financial. They are pretty easy to deal with in my experience. Keep in mind that they will also add attorney fees and court costs.

    When were you served with the complaint?

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  • In CA, how long after a suit has been dismissed w/out prejudice is the statute of limitations for another suit to be filed?

    Credit card debt, dismissal w/out prejudice was filed 9/30/13. How long do I need to worry about this being brought back up? When does the statute of limitations expire?

    Kevin’s Answer

    they can refile a new lawsuit if the original statute of limitations period has not expired.

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  • HI , I received today a summons regarding a Credit Card Debt of $4,729.80. I have 30 days to react .

    Its a $4,729.8 credit card debt owed to a Credit Card Company .The trial date is set at July 16th 2016 . Meanwhile I would like to know what options I have to contest the debt amount or to negociate a settlement . Thank you , Marie

    Kevin’s Answer

    You can answer the complaint. I handle these cases on a regular basis and settle many of these cases. What law firm is suing you when were you served.

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  • How do I find out if a lawsuit was filed against me? and what do I do?

    I just opened my mail and received a letter from a company hooking up people with lawyers, it said a lawsuit was filed against me 7/2/15. I recognize the name on the suit as someone that I got in a car accident with several months ago. I haven't ...

    Kevin’s Answer

    You can do a search on the court website.

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  • If a defendant is never served court papers, could the case be dropped without the Proof of Service?

    No further information needed.

    Kevin’s Answer

    likely at some point an OSC re service will be set by the court to explain why the case should not be dismissed.

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