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New North Carolina Legal Questions & Answers

What happens if a tree falls on my house, but it is on a railroad right-of-way?

It's not either/or for your homeowner's insurance or the railroad paying for it: you …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 1 day ago

Plants between a new fence and property lines.

No, they are still your neighbor's plants and responsibility (which means, of course, they …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 days ago

How can I protect my commission with a failing business?

You don't have any good options. All contracts contain an extra unwritten term, one …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 6 days ago

HOA laws

An "easement" is the right to use property for some specific purpose--e.g. to walk …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 days ago

Can a woman ask for and receive alimony after 32 years of marriage once separation papers have been signed?

If the separation papers have been signed, it is too late to ask for …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 days ago