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Do You Know A Good Legal Aid Lawyer - Family Lawyer ?
Off Course You Can Name Any Dirty Games - He Did It ... He Called Children'S Aid, Police, Inculted Me, Even Threaten Me, Called In A Children'S Aid To Investigate My Daugheter'S Moods In Daycare
Now He Has A Restriction To Contact That He Wants To Lift And I Dont Want Due To The Whole Abuse I Have Suffered ... Oh My Lord !!!!
Do You Know Any Good Lawyers ?
Contact your local county bar association, or look in the phone book under legal aid.
I Need A Lawyer For My Father Regarding A Fraud Case. What Kind Of Lawyer Does That Type Of Work?
My Elderly Father Was Pressured Into Buying A Craftmatic Bed And Was Promised It Could Be Returned If He Didn'T Like It. Well That Was A Lie And I Went Online And Found This Has Happened To Alot Of Elderly People. Where Should I Start?
Hiring a lawyer for minor legal problems can be expensive, but there are websites like LawGuru, FindLaw and other places where you can get free legal advice. I found this website useful - http://www.uelp.org/freelegal.html
How Should I Dress As An Intern At A Law Office?
I'M Going To Be Working As An Intern At A Local Law Office This Semester.
What Should I Wear On A Day-To-Day Basis?
I Am A 20-Year-Old Female So I Don'T Want To Dress Like An Old Lady But I Want To Dress Professionally And Modestly.
I Was Thinking A Pencil Skirt With Heels And A Nice Blouse Or A Skirt Suit. Other Days Maybe Wear A Nice Sweater Dress With Leather Boots Or Something I Would Wear To A Funeral Home-Dark, Modest Dresses.
Am I Right Or Wrong About This?
Any Other Ideas?
And How Should I Wear My Hair? Should I Wear It In A Bun Or Just Long And Curly?
Also, Are Short Red Nails Okay And A Classic French Manicure?
Thanks In Advance And God Bless You All.
Dress professionally and modestly. Leather boots are inappropriate and are considered outerwear. 2" pumps or something similar, flats, as long as they are comfortable and businesslike are fine. Anything higher than 2 inch heels would be ridiculous. You will be running around and need to wear comfortable shoes, lower heeled shoes with slacks. What has funeral wear got to do with business wear in a law firm? As long as you aren't showing cleavage and trying to look like an attention-craving tramp, you should be alright. Some firms have a "casual Friday" but, that doesn't mean you can wear blue jeans. A bun, long and curly hair - just about any way you want as long as it is clean and not outrageous. Bright red nails make a statement. They might be telling people you are looking for attention. A lighter color might be better, a shade of pink or coral would be classic. Those are really the only acceptable tailored colors but, other colors might be okay if they don't scream. A French manicure would be fine. What you might do on your first day is ask HR if they have a dress code so that you can be sure you don't violate it. Most law firms have a written dress code. That's because there is usually someone who violates it at some point (a new person) and they are promptly sent home and then everybody looks down on them for a while. That doesn't happen very often but, it has. Business suits, skirts, slacks, dresses - not too short, no black fingernails - just use some common sense. Save your heavy garlic eating for Friday and Saturday and use only one spray of cologne. Some firms have banned it entirely because of people who abuse it and stink up everybody within 20 feet.
Japanese Divorce Law Question?
Something Doesn'T Sound Right About This. Can Someone Please Give Me A Little Insight?
I Have A Close Friend That Was Married In Japan. She Is From The Us And She Married A Japanese Man Almost 20 Years Ago. They Had 2 Kids Together - 10 And 8 Years Old.
She Now Wants A Divorce. They Went Through Separation Proceedings Already, But They Couldn'T Agree On Who Would Keep The Children.
She Is Telling Me That She Is Stuck In Limbo For The Time Being Because If She Does File For Divorce, She Will Lose All Access To Her Children Because She Is Not Japanese. Her Husband Also Has His Parents Living With Him, So Because Of That, He Would Gain Custody Of The Children Because His Parents Are There To Take Care Of Them. She Basically Has 2 Strikes Against Her Right Off The Bat.
She Says Her Only Recourse Is To Wait Until Her Children Of An Age In Which They Can Possibly Influence With Which Parent They Would Stay. I Don'T Know What That Age Is In Japan, So If Someone Knows That, It Would Be Very Helpful As Well. Apparently, There Is Also No Joint Custody In Japan.
Is There No Court Mediation Available Like In The States To Determine These Things Or Is It That Cut And Dry Over There? Something Just Doesn’T Sound Right About This. She Puts 20 Years Into A Marriage And She Is Just Going To Lose All Access To Her Children Because Her Husband Is A Lying, Controlling And Manipulative Jerk? I Realize Life Isn’T Fair, But Seriously?
"She puts 20 years into a... controlling and manipulative jerk?"
"Something just doesn’t sound right about this."
You can say That again!
OK. I will.
"She puts 20 years into a... controlling and manipulative jerk?"
"Something just doesn’t sound right about this."
There are four types of divorce in Japan:
* Divorce by agreement (Kyōgi Rikon), based on mutual agreement.
* Divorce by mediation in a family court (Chōtei Rikon), completed by applying for mediation by the family court (for cases in which divorce by mutual agreement cannot be reached).
* Divorce by decision of the family court (Shinpan Rikon), which is divorce completed by family court decision when divorce cannot be established by mediation.
* Divorce by judgment of a district court (Saiban Rikon). If divorce cannot be established by the family court, then application is made to the district court for a decision (application for arbitration is a prerequisite). Once the case is decided, the court will issue a certified copy and certificate of settlement, to be attached to the Divorce Registration.
Foreign citizens must show evidence that they are able to be divorced in their country of nationality and that the procedures used in Japan are compatible with those of their home country.
Joint custody of children ends upon divorce. In a divorce by agreement, the husband and wife must determine which parent will have custody of each child. In other types of divorce, custody is determined by the mediator or judge, with a strong preference toward custody by the mother (especially with regard to children born after the divorce).
Danger of Not Having Either Shinken or Kangoken
A parent who loses both physical and legal custody in a divorce has virtually no rights whatsoever with respect to his or her own children. He or she may not know where his children live, and the custodial parent can change the child’s name and have the child adopted by either a grandparent or a new spouse without his consent.
Adoptions usually require the involvement of the family court, except in cases where a child is adopted by a grandparents or spouse of a parent. (Civil Code Article 798.) “Special Adoptions” involving children under the age of six (or eight, in certain cases) require the involvement of the family court and the consent of the natural parent of the child being adopted, unless the natural parent is “unable to declare [his or her] intention or where there is cruel treatment, malicious desertion by the father and mother, or any other cause seriously harmful to the benefits of a person to be adopted." (Civil Code, Article 817-5, 6) Since a non-custodial parent does not even have a right to know where his or her child is, he or she would be unable to express their intentions.
"I don't know what that age is in Japan"
"six (or eight, in certain cases)"
How Much Do You Think A Legal Assistant/Paralegal/Office Manager Should Be Making On A One Attorney Law Firm? Experience Of 7 Years.?
Working in a oneman firm is the long slow death by ducks. You work all the over time, all the jobs, you never can count on a day off or a vacation. I would want to know what he billed last 3 years and then I would ask for about 20%.
Traveling To Bermuda With A Felony Charge?
This Is Actually For A Relative Of Mine. He Was Curious If You Are Able To Travel To Bermuda With A Felony Charge, He Is On Probation But He Is Only Planning A Trip. Please Only Respond If You'Ve Had Experience With This Situation. We Are Working On Calling Multiple Places Right Now, But Would Like To Know Others Experiences With This Situation. I Know You Can Be Denied Into Canada For Felonies, But I Was Not Sure If Bermuda Had The Same Policies Over Immigration And Border Control. Please Let Me Know, That Would Be Really Great. I Look Forward To Hearing All Your Great Answers.
Also Kind Of Question Just For Me And Anybody Else Searching These Questions!
Are You Allowed To Enter Bermuda With A Old Warrant For Your Arrest, Around 5 Years Old?
We do not use the term "felony change" here in Canada, we refer to those types of offenses as "indictable offenses", therefore I assume you are writing from the US. I was employed in the legal field here in Canada for forty years. You did not specify whether your friend intended to travel by air or by cruise ship. The question about the old warrant is a slightly different legal conundrum. I will attempt to answer both matters together. If a person is taking an aircraft from mainland USA to Bermuda, the pre-screening process at the airport verifies each passenger's status with regard to legal matters/criminal records etc. All names are processed through police computers to determine whether or not if the airline will allow "Mr. X", or, any undesirable passengers will be boarding.
I can assure you that both the felony conviction and the very recent (not "old") warrant from a mere five years ago will both surface...meaning...the airport security will know in advance about both criminal convictions (you did not specify whether or not the "old warrant" was as a result of a minor criminal charge or a small claims court warrant for deliberately failing to attend court on a court date that the person was personally served and yet chose to ignore etc.) no matter what generated the warrant, the airport security staff will view it as "a criminal matter" even though it may have only been a minor criminal offense such as shop lifting at 17 years of age or causing a disturbance 5 years ago etc. Each of the two matters will perk their interest. The question really boils down to; will they allow your friend to board for a short trip to Bermuda (in spite of the criminal record) or not? I cannot answer that. If airport security could verify that the person is definitely only going on a four-day trip and is likely to return to the US then may allow the person to fly (but they will "flag his name") and will most likely monitor him more closely by, as an example, conducting a more detailed baggage search/interview upon his return. They do have some discretion however. Cruise line security is similar. All cruise ship passengers must register in advance and the list of passengers is referred to legally as "the manifest". Again, every name is run through police computers before embarkation and in the case of a "loop cruises" where you depart from New York, head straight to Bermuda and sail right back to New York 7 days later, they may use their discretion to allow a person with a felony conviction to board and may also allow the person with the "alive-and-well" recent outstanding warrant to board a looped cruise or, in the alternative, the person with the outstanding may be arrested at the port of New York and they will then be sent back, in custody, to the jurisdiction which issued the warrant or, the authorities may use some discretion and allow/permit the person to board
the cruise ship and make the arrest after the person disembarks back in New York 7 days later by flagging his/her name.