Which right was violated in a civil negligence claim or malpractice claim or personal injury claim against an non profit hospital. For as a misdiagnosis
You need to provide for more information for anyone to be able to advise you. I would strongly recommend you retain an attorney. If your case has merit, an attorney will likely take it on a contingency.See question
to take over the legal rights on the child and wants to either adopt or become her legal guardian. What would be the difference in this case between adoption and legal guardianship, if the birth parent has passed away and another birth parent d...
Custody or guardianship is a (potentially) temporary status whereas an adoption would establish a new legal role as parent.See question
I have a child support order on me but I do not know if the child is mine. He does not have my last name and I am not on the birth certificate. I was never told to go to court prior to the order only after. Keep asking for the test and nothing hap...
Unless you are presumed to be the father of the child (by result of marriage or execution of an acknowledgment of paternity), the mother must bring a paternity petition and establish paternity before the court obligates you to pay support.See question
My husband and I have been living apart for 4 years . Legal seperation stamped by courtlast summer . My husband ceased paying the mortgage 1 year ago and is close to forclosure, (seperation papers state he should have been paying it until the hous...
Contact Nassau / Suffolk Law Services. They may be able to provide you with a pro bono attorney.See question
I am being ordered to pay more in child support than I have as income.
If it is a violation case then the court may appoint an attorney to represent you. If the case is about establishing support or modification, the court will not appoint an attorney to represent you.See question
A friend of mine is lower income and is trying to get divorced but is struggling with the money to pay an attorney. What are her options? What does someone do when they are lower income and want to file for divorce from their spouse? The only a...
Your friend may wish to contact the county Bar Association about a pro bono lawyer. Additionally, if the other side earns more money, your friend may be able to retain a private attorney who will then seek an order of counsel fees from your friend's spouse.See question
My husband and I are trying to get an uncontested divorce. I have heard that one parent usually has physical custody.
If the parties agree to shared physical custody, then the court will likely accept such an arrangement. If you do not agree to shared physical custody, the court will likely appoint one party as the residential parent.See question
My husband and i like to get together and i have a concern about the order of protection that is expired 1 year ago. Can't we live together again???
If your order of protection expired, there is no legal prohibition against living together.See question
I filed uncontested divorce papers in orange county New York on April 1. My spouse was served and did not answer. The only thing I asked for In my papers are child support and equitable distribution of marital property. House is in foreclosure. ...
Although he did not serve an Answer, the divorce can be contested. You can go forward without an attorney but it is probably a wise investment to retain counsel.See question
Due to infidelity and alcohol issues I want to file for divorce. Married 28 years, he receives 3500 month pension plus works a full time job. I have a daughter who is 18 and attending college. Understanding he has to pay child support concerned ...
The plan rules will dictate whether you receive a survivor benefit.See question