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Can I Call Witnesses in Small Claims Court? And More Legal Q&A – Free Joe 11/30/12

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Lou: Can a person call witnesses in a small claims court senario?

Joe Escalante: These rules vary by state, but in California, yes. You can issue subpoenas for documents and witnesses. It’s just a form. You serve it, and…

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

December 4th, 2012 at 5:25 am

Advancing an Inheritance, Red Light Tickets and More – Free Joe Friday 5/27/11

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Do you really have to pay the red light photo tickets that are taken with a camera?

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Small Claims Fees, Wage Garnishments and More – Free Joe Friday 5/20/11

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We have a judgement against us for $11,304, at this time, they are garnishing my wages for $3,000 of that. Now, we find out that they have put a hold on our checking account for the full amount of $11,304. Can they do that, and if so, how is that possible?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

May 24th, 2011 at 7:12 am

Starting a Non-Profit, Appealing Convictions and More – Free Joe Friday 4/1/11

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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. Willie: Hey joe, trying to start a beer and tobacco delivery service. Where, can I determine the legality of this service in my community? […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

April 5th, 2011 at 7:15 am

Free Joe Friday 1/14/11 – Collecting Debts, Emergency Room Bills, and More

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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. Barry: Want to start a mens empowerment group at my church, bcause we may look outside 4 funds should we go 501c3, & how […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

January 18th, 2011 at 11:46 am

Free Joe Friday 12/10/10 – Arbitration, Game Patents, and More

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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. Good morning, everyone. Welcome to Free Joe Friday! First question from Jocelyn: Is it easier and cheaper to go through arbitration or a law […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

December 14th, 2010 at 7:20 am