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How Enforceable Is a “No Overnight Guests” Clause in a Lease?

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Signed a year lease (generic form), because of options and time crunch (closing of home vs. finding an apartment who accepts pets). Landlord’s daughter had handwritten on the lease that I cannot have any overnight guests. Please tell me how enforceable by the landlord this is (I’m a 45-year-old woman, not a teenie-bopper). If my […]

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February 3rd, 2014 at 2:59 pm

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Can I Be Fired for Something I Said? And More Free Legal Advice – Free Joe 10/21/11

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I made a comment that might get me fired. Profanity was not used and it was a little off color, I realize that now. Do I have any recourse?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

October 25th, 2011 at 5:44 am

Fair Use Doctrine, Church Fraud, and More Legal Advice – Free Joe Tuesday 8/9/11

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On Tuesdays and Fridays, attorney Joe Escalante answers legal questions for free on the LegalZoom Facebook Page. Did you miss the last Free Joe? Don’t worry. We’ve got it all right here. Bill: QUESTION FOR ATTORNEY JOE: As a presenter, can I use clips from movies and television shows in my presentation, embedded in my […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

August 11th, 2011 at 6:50 am

Trademark Rejection, Eviction, Bankruptcy Questions and More – Free Joe Friday 6/17/11

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Would I be able to do a will of my wishes after I’m gone, without involving an attorney? Will this be legal and enforceable?

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

June 21st, 2011 at 6:36 am

Screensaver Copyrights, Tenant Electric Bills, and More – Free Joe Friday 2/18/11

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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. Marilyn: Hi Joe… My question is: I have POA and MPOA for my mother who has ALZ… My brother was also on the documents […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

February 22nd, 2011 at 5:53 am

Free Joe Friday 12/17/10 – Multiple Business Entities, Pay Day Loans, 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. Steven: Hey Joe, I have 3 business entities that I receive checks from (I’m self employed) The first is a sole proprietorship, the second […]

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Written by Carrie Yutzy

December 21st, 2010 at 7:44 am