Richard C Koman’s Answers

Richard C Koman

Santa Rosa Litigation Lawyer.

Contributor Level 13
  1. How much of the utilities I need to pay is in question.

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Frank Wei-Hong Chen
    2. Richard C Koman
    2 lawyer answers

    define 'pushed' if you If you signed a contract and agreed to pay half that is what you will be held to . Under concept of contract construction unless there's ambiguity in the language of the contract those previous oral promises will not be considered if it comes to court

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  2. Ok....I rent a mfd. home for over a year in ca. Almost the whole time I have lived here and paid rent, there has been habitabili

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Frank Wei-Hong Chen
    2. Richard C Koman
    2 lawyer answers

    You need to retain an attorney to take the case on a contingency basis. seek someone experienced in tenant representation. you can contact me for more info

    1 lawyer agreed with this answer

  3. WHERE CAN I FIND ASSISTANCE TO SUIT MY EX-LANDLORD?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Isileli Tupou Manaia Mataele
    2. Richard C Koman
    3. Michael Ryan Juarez
    3 lawyer answers

    No - it would be taken by a contingency lawyer. Contact your local bar association for referrals

    1 lawyer agreed with this answer

  4. Do I have good cause to sue for retaliatory eviction and compel ex-boyfriend to honor oral agmnt for add'l time to find a job?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Frank Wei-Hong Chen
    2. Richard C Koman
    3. John P Fazzio III
    3 lawyer answers

    I think it's clearly retaliatory and there are statutes that specifically protect against domestic violence based eviction.

    1 lawyer agreed with this answer

  5. Does my landlord have to fix my leaking roof in my laundry room?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Richard C Koman
    1 lawyer answer

    it's landlords responsibility . you're renting it and its not usable with a leak. you have a repair and deduct remedy though. get the leak fixed and take it off rent

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  6. Filed Unlawful Detainer. Tenant moved out. Tenant filed small claims against me, I have countersuit. How do I combine the cases?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Frank Wei-Hong Chen
    2. Richard C Koman
    3. John P Fazzio III
    3 lawyer answers

    you should have dismissed the case when tenant moved out or converted to limited civil for money damages only. since tenant filed a small claims and you counterclaimed, that's where the money issue will be resolved. if the ud is still an active case, dismiss it and all will be as it should be

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  7. If I'm a tenant that got foreclosed on, are we entitled to our deposit? If so who who returns it, the previous owner or new one?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Richard Leigh Boyer
    2. Richard C Koman
    3. James Carl Eschen III
    3 lawyer answers

    virtually no chance of getting it from a foreclosed landlord. you have a right to it though and perhaps a shot at penalties

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  8. What is the general cost to be represented at a Small Claims Trial De Novo in a Tenant Landlord case?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Michael Ryan Juarez
    2. James Carl Eschen III
    3. Richard C Koman
    3 lawyer answers

    $60,000

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  9. My sons friend was served a unlawful detainer meant for me. not miss work to file a answer, was 26 days ago! No default yet?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Frank Wei-Hong Chen
    2. James Carl Eschen III
    3. Richard C Koman
    3 lawyer answers

    or since you're sitting around waiting for the sheriff why don't you look for a new apt with the rent money you're not paying ??

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  10. If landlord accepts payment after 60 day notice was given does that void notice?

    Answered over 1 year ago.

    1. Frank Wei-Hong Chen
    2. Richard C Koman
    2 lawyer answers

    yes ... and if they still pursue a ud after accepting rent, that is a defense in the answer form

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