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Family of New York Dolls Guitarist Battle Over Estate

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      In life, rocker Johnny Thunders was an example of all things rock ‘n roll, but in death, his story is emblematic of what inadequate estate planning—no matter how small—could do to a family. The New York Dolls member died in 1991 at age 38 of what many believe was a drug overdose […]

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Written by Phil Corso

March 7th, 2014 at 1:34 am

Suing the Penal System, Facebook Hacking, and More Free Joe Friday 4/15/2011

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What are the legal ramifications of someone hacking into another individuals Facebook account? Is it a state or federal offense?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

April 19th, 2011 at 7:37 am

Trademark Ownership, Collecting Damages from Squatters and More – Free Joe Friday 3/18/11

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Every Friday, attorney Joe Escalante answers legal questions for free on the LegalZoom Facebook Page. Did you miss last week’s Free Joe Friday? Don’t worry. We’ve got it all right here. Kellie: Hi Joe – Happy Friday! Any information you can offer with the following trademark question would be greatly appreciated: If I have been […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

March 22nd, 2011 at 7:34 am

Car Searched Without a Warrant, Considering Bankruptcy and More – Free Joe Friday 3/11/11

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Every Friday, attorney Joe Escalante answers legal questions for free on the LegalZoom Facebook Page. Did you miss last week’s Free Joe Friday? Don’t worry. We’ve got it all right here. Angel: Under what circumstances can a cop search your car without a warrant? Joe Escalante: Angel O, make no mistake, a Cop can always […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

March 16th, 2011 at 2:41 pm

Realtors’ Duty of Disclosure on Stigmatized Properties

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Recently in Waterloo, Illinois, the house of a horrific triple murder received just one bid at a foreclosure auction—from the bank that held the mortgage. About a year ago in the upstairs of the suburban lakeside home, Christopher Coleman strangled his wife and two young sons. The marked lack of interest in buying the house […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

June 1st, 2010 at 2:18 pm

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