I filed a civil complaint in NY Supreme Court. The defense attorney requested a 60 day extension of time to reply. The complaint and summons were properly served and they have 20 days to reply. No RJI has been filed and no judge has been appoin...
Without getting into when the Answer would technically be due before you could refuse it, you may certainly decline their request. Be aware, however, that what goes around, comes around.
Is there a time limit?
Yes. One Hundred and Twenty (120) days.
RPAPL § 731(1) requires that a special proceeding “shall be commenced by petition and a notice of petition.” What exactly is the notice of petition, which would not seem to be the same as a termination notice (e.g., 30-day notice to quit or Golub ...
The Notice of Petition serves the same purpose as a Summons in L&T cases and is NOT the same as a termination notice.
It seems a credit card company got a default judgment against me back in 2007 (10 yrs ago) in NYC for $3k. How long is the actual collection on that judgment actually good for? I thought it was not more than 7 years, or until 2014 after which ...
The statute of limitations for the enforcement of judgments is 20 years, against personal property.See question
I live in massapequa NY with my girlfriend and father in law who is disabled, we been renting at will, no lease, for 5 years, never missed a payment and now the owner is telling me is selling the house and he is giving me 2 month notice and we hav...
Yes, this is legal. The landlord is entitled to sell his house. The best way to be informed of all your options is to consult with a Landlord/Tenant lawyer in person.
Hello-my husband's wages are currently being garnished for a certain amount of time and negotiating is happening to get off of the garnishment after a certain amount of money has been taken. My question is why do they want my Social Security ...
It is both legal and foolish. They are not at all about your best interests. Please contact a lawyer to attempt to remedy the situation rather than making matters worse for yourself.
My landlord is not willing to compensate me for this issue can he do this especially since he was notified and said he would send someone to fix it and hasn't sent anyone yet ive been buying food every day since
This will really depend on the language in your lease as to the landlord's obligations to repair appliances.
My wife was killed in a hit and run in the beginning July 2013 out of state. The coroner recommended a lawyer to me. I contacted the lawyer. He said he owned his own firm and that he had an investigative team. He said it was important for me to ha...
It doesn't sound as if the lawyer solicited employment from you at all, but rather you contacted the lawyer based upon a referral.
My settlement document states that the issues have been resolved between me (pro se, plaintiff) and the defendant “With Prejudice”. I understand that I am not allowed to bring another lawsuit for the same issues in the future. But, is the defend...
Without seeing the stipulation it is unclear.
Or is it possible for all pro se defendants to sign one single answer?
All defendants may jointly Answer if they wish.