I have several retirement accounts with Edward Jones (no stocks). I haven't deposited anything for over 8 years. About a year prior to filing for BK, my rep assured that ALL of my accounts were protected from any seizure from the courts. But the ...
The real question is why are you relying on your Edward Jones representative for legal advice related to your bankruptcy? (Especially since it is apparent you had an attorney). To answer your question, yes, your representative can be liable for professional negligence if he/she failed to meet the standard of care for securities brokers. That can only be answered by a securities expert. This is a very fact dependent case and would need to be reviewed in detail in order to give you a more solid answer. Best of luck.See question
Judge at hearing recently for one item said sloppy lawyering on both sides left items unclear and vague. Can I modify the items? X probably won't go along with anything but I am willing to spend the time and money to get everything defined more ...
Yes. You can modify an msa. From the sound of it, that may be the best option. I would consult an attorney to review the specifics.See question
Does abitration have anything to do with my settlement case.
Likely not. Typically the arbitration is for subrogation purposes. If you were injured, you should consult an attorney to ensure your rights are protected and you get a full recovery.See question
My girlfriend and I live together in her home, under the name of her mother, which has our support against the father. Her mother and the father are currently in the process of divorce, separated, but the father continuously makes threatening clai...
Yes. There are several types of restraining orders. You should review the facts with an attorney to determine which, if any, apply to your specific situation. If granted, the person can be ordered to stay away at the penalty of being arrested or other legal penalties.See question
can i get my money back for a bad car? no bill of sale was signed.
Possibly, but it would not be under the "Lemon Law.". This would likely be a fraud or a breach of contract case. Contact an attorney to review the specifics of your situation and see if you have any legal recourse.See question
This is not exactly a legal question. At my previous employer I was subjected to some questionable actions and did a great deal of research on the law. I discovered that it was in fact a severe case of whistleblower retaliation. I put together eve...
It depends on your motivation. If you're in it just to make money do something else. There are hundreds of ways to make better money than the legal field. If there is some other motivation and you are serious about making it thought the hurdles to become an attorney, then do it. Ultimately, the decision is yours alone.See question
I've be separated for over five years and I'm not even sure if my wife/Ex has filed for divorce or even resides in Louisianan still
As long as you meet the minimum criteria, you are able to file for divorce in California. Contact a local attorney to explore your options.See question
We married in reno, lived in ca. He has been in belgium apprx 3 yrs. We both agree to divorce. What is most expeditious and inexpensive way? Frm belgium filed by him? Or from ca. Filed by me? International laws?
California is likely easier. Consult with a local Attorney to discuss the details of your case to determine the most efficient way forward.See question
Sons father was in jail for DUI, and was staying pretty intoxicated since 2012. My son have been living with me full time pretty much since then. Can I get 50/50 custody changed to 100% and get child support dating back at least from May 2014 when...
You can certainly ask the court to change the custody order. Based on the facts you state, it is likely the request would be granted. Consult with an attorney to discuss obtaining a modification order.See question
I was involved in an accident. A car lost control of their vehicle hit me from behind. I was in the car with my pregnant wife and brother that is 17 years of age. They called about a month and a half later and said they would cover the car and my ...
If this is simply a property damage claim, you are entitled to reimbursement for loss of use, and repair or fair market value of your vehicle. Unfortunately, just being inconvenienced is not a damage for property damage claims. If you were injured in the collision, you should contact a personal injury attorney to discuss the types of damages you can recover.See question