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  • Does Bankruptcy Undo a Property Auction
    Does Bankruptcy Undo a Property Auction

    Question: We advertised and listed two of his commercial properties for auction. The auction went though and I now hold the deeds to both. He has now filed for bankruptcy, is the auction valid? ...

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  • If I Remarry, What Portion of My Home Is New Spouse Entitled to...?
    If I Remarry, What Portion of My Home Is New Spouse Entitled to...?

    This is very common in RI. Most local banks and credit unions pursue these debts vigorously. The limitations period is 10 years. You should contact me for an appointment before they begin litigation.

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  • Automobile Accident Left Hand Turn
    Automobile Accident Left Hand Turn

    Question: I was driving my boyfriend's car which is currently uninsured, I was at an intersection and had a green light, as I'm making my left turn a driver at another point of the intersection that ...

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  • Neighbor Zoning Matters
    Neighbor Zoning Matters

    Question: Is it legal for my neighbor to put a jersey barrier on my driveway at the end to divide property? Answer: RI has a Spite Fence Statute that prohibits on neighbor from installing a fence or ...

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  • Co-Tenant Problems
    Co-Tenant Problems

    Question: I rent a house in Rhode Island and I let a friend stay for a little over a month. She steals and trashes the place. She's not on the lease and doesn't get mail there. How do I get her out ...

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  • Bad Dentist Problems
    Bad Dentist Problems

    Question: I went to one dentist. She told me that 2 of my teeth need to be either pulled or get crowns. I paid her and she started the process. But I thought something was wrong so I went to another ...

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