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Unauthorized use of checking account

Can a friend legally write checks and use debit card on my account without authorization?
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Consent to be recorded in public [duplicate]

I'm a little confused as to how the law is applied to this question. On the one hand, the right to privacy only extends to your home or immediate surroundings in places like public restrooms (the ...
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Can I sue the person who posted my private email online?

I reached out to someone who runs a niche website two times about a sad personal matter that fits their niche and after being ignored two times I sent an email where I blew up at the individual for ...
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Is it legal to send someone a notorized legal document from an address that doesnt belong to them?

I have recently received a legal document from my ex wife from a address that does not belong to her, is this legal in the state of ny?
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Legality of the use of commercial fonts available for free from uxfree.com

I am interested in using the Futura PT family of fonts in a web application for the company at which I work. I initially found Futura PT listed on fonts.google.com, but the font wasn't available for ...
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Where Can I Find Weapon Definitions as Refereed To In NY Penal Code?

In NY penal code section 265.01 it states: A person is guilty of criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree when: (1) He or she possesses any firearm, electronic dart gun, ...
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Do I have to add owner's of images if they also belong to me?

Let's suppose I am running a car shop where I import cars from a manufacturer. On my website, I will put some images of the cars I sell. If these images belong to the manufacturer, but I have those ...
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Can I get a donation as a person in Poland?

I want to start non-profit organisation, but don't meet all requirements for it. Is it legal to get a donations from people as a person?
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What can i do when a ex friend steals my Apple Watch from my home

I used to have a friend and this “friend” stole my apple watch from my house the day before i was going to sell it. I have seached my whole house and have not found it im pretty sure its him because ...
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What legal remedies exist when a computer game crashes a computer?

If a company sells a video game that consistently crashes computers with a certain type of graphics card, does the law allow a consumer to force the game maker to patch the error or otherwise correct ...
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Citation when trying to go to the mechanic to fix the flat tire

I was in Massachusetts and had flat tires and was going to the mechanic to fix them. The police gave me a citation for "negligent operation of vehicles". I would appreciate your advice whether it is ...
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Can I use freely information from personal emails and some personal answers

Background story: Recently I've written some questions on law.stackexchange. People wrote answers to those questions, and also wrote some comments. I read these things and got some new thoughts ...
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Who is to enforce the UDHR and the Charter of the UN?

Who is to enforce the Charter of the United Nations and The Universal Declaration of Human Rights ? The governments or the citizens of the member countries?
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How does one go about writing TOS?

I'm a sole developer, building a platform in which users can trade intellectual property. (Is it called IP? stuff like music, art etc.) How would I go about mediating this without being sued left, ...
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Vagueness of copyrights & licensing of artwork

I'm having some serious hurdles to jump in my work, and can't find a clear answer besides talking to a specialist lawyer about it - can you create parodies inspired by already existing artwork? I have ...
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Are recipes public domain?

I am writing a mobile app, and at the heart of it, I need to be able to leverage a large amount of food recipes. If I just scrape the internet and grab all of the recipes that I come across, is this ...
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Can workmen legally restrict access to my property?

So I got this note through the door.... Is this legal? I need access in and out of my flat at all times... It's also the only way in and out - so it's our fire exit. Any advice would be amazing :)
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Can an employer request an I9 form be completed PRIOR to job offer?

I asked a question over on the Workplace Stack Exchange after being asked to bring either a passport, birth certificate, or naturalization document with me to a job interview. From what I gathered ...
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Is re-charging Jose Ines Garcia Zarate compliant with the “Petite” policy?

The "Petite" policy (Wikipedia) is a set of criteria (based on policy, not the Constitution or statute) the federal Department of Justice (USDOJ) has for prosecuting when there has already been a ...
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Non real currency gambling website

Say i make a website, a website where you can deposit "virtual" currency, as in credits from an RPG or any other game that allows ingame trading with other players. after a deposit, players are ...
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Is it legal to crawl a brands Instagram image and products and tag their products onto their images?

Im a developer and almost finished an app. Im at a crossroad though and don't want to get sued. Is it legal to do the following. 1) Crawl a brands Instagram page like https://www.instagram.com/...
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In Pennsylvania, if both men are drunk and oral sex is performed, not once but twice, is a verdict of indeviate sexual assault proper?

There is a situation in which fratboy A and fratboy B met in a fraternity house. They became close and text message picture of penises we're exchanged. Later, at a party, fratboy A and fratboy B ended ...
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Does this description warrant the tort of deceit?

Hello I am concerned someone online has recently used Reddit to offer someone £180 through Paypal for £200 of Amazon gift card codes with the intention of not giving him the £180. The Person with the £...
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Is it legal to add functionality to a paid aggregator web application through browser extensions?

we are stuck with a Legal dilemma would appreciate your feedback. There is a company that aggregates product data from thousands of suppliers and makes it available for a searcher at a subscription ...
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Using OFL SIL font to logo

I have a question. I download FontAwesome (SIL OFL licence 1.1). I took icon- bulb and expand it to curves in vector software. I edit that icon that the icon never look like original anymore. And I ...
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Is prohibiting proxies and VPN in terms and conditions of a website legal?

I found a service on an online website that prohibited the use of online anonymisers in the terms of service as stated here : The use of the Games and Services using anonymiser services (e.g. ...
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Examples of shareholder derivative lawsuits where shareholders prevailed ( USA/EU/Canada)

When a publicly traded company's stock value falls due to some incident or event faced by the company, the shareholders have sued the company alleging breach of duty among other causes of action. The ...
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Is there a whitelist of video game developer companies which are friendly with fan works?

No matter how much remixing today's culture is and no matter how many people have made at least one form of fan work whether it be fan art, fan fiction, fan characters, fan films, fan games or ...
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Copyright infringement for using a movie poster at a non-commercial conference?

I work for an international organization that is organizing a conference that will have around 3,000 people in attendance. To illustrate certain points in our presentation, we wanted to include ...
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Deportation at port of entry in the US

I'm a legal visa holder and I was wondering what the process is if for some odd reason (I have done nothing wrong) I have been deported and I am asked to go back. My questions are: 1> Do I need to ...
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Trademarks replicate - America's Cup boat model [duplicate]

We receive an order to build a model of one of the America's Cup team boats (team NZ-winner). Like the attached image. My question is about all the trademarks on the boats. Will it be possible to ...
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Google Translate Voice/Speech used in an app

I have made an app using Google Translates Voice/Speech-functionality in some features. Is it legal use it for commercial purposes?
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Company is being shady about giving me a refund

I bought a product for ~1800 dollars. Their company states that as long as the product hasn't shipped, I can get a full refund. They also say they have a 14 day money back guarantee even after the ...
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Legality of reading others direct messages

Are there any legal ramifications to an employee reading the direct messages of another employee, whether the reading employee is logging in with another users credentials or not (reading over the ...
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Where to pay taxes if working remotely and freelancing

I am a student, and I am thinking to start working (freelancing) on an online platform where I will deliver online courses that people will pay to have access. The platform, as far as I am aware does ...
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Are traffic court prosecutors required to watch dashcam videos before presenting officers witness testimony?

Dashcam video can contradict an officer's testimony or police report, so are prosecutors required to watch dashcam video before trial to ensure the officer's testimony is true? When a discovery ...
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Is it illegal to access another's saved email account from a personal computer?

Let's assume Gerry has a laptop and she lends it to Sarah. Sarah logs into her email account on Gerry's network, does some work and hands it back without logging out of her email. Does since Gerry ...
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Does Capitalization/Spacing Affect Trademark Protections

Does the capitalization style/usage or spacing of a registered trademark (wordmark) affect trademark protection? For example, say the name "MegaCorp" (no space) is a registered trademark with the ...
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Difference between pocket and absolute veto in the context of Indian constitution

The pocket of Indian President is bigger than that of US President Meaning that the Indian President can keep a bill pending for infinite time then what is the difference between absolute veto, where ...
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Finding text of legislation in India

Where can I find the text of the Indian Domestic Violence Act of 2005?
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Using emoji in my iPhone app

I am developing an iPhone app that uses emoji from difference sources including Facebook Facebook Messenger docomo (the original set of emoji) Gmail (not the ones that come stock in android OS) KDDI ...
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Is exchanging Indian currency at premium legal?

Is exchanging/selling Indian currency notes, like the ones which have special sequences numbers or are extra old (antique), at premium legally allowed?
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(CopyLeft++) Non profit license - Extension to GNU

There are now many open source projects using licenses such as the GNU General Public License. Although releasing the source code for a project that has used this means that anyone can compile it ...
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Does marriage ordinance contradict with basic law?

I am new to this stackexchange and the field of law, so please kindly point out what I am wrong, and what should be corrected! :) Here are some background information I should list out, which I have ...
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Copyright expiration on a translated work

I am writing a video game, which I intend to sell (so it is not free to download), and would like to include a full version of a short story accessible within the game. The story was published in 1939,...
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Is there a hierarchy to laws?

I know very little about law. If I make a mistake in this post, just tell me and I would gladly remove it. I do not know if I describe my point effectively; here goes. I think, based on my logic, ...
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Are there any laws or regulations regarding hosting Canadian Government websites?

Many industry and governmental security and data protection regulations and laws include specific requirements regarding where data can and must be kept. This quote is from clouda.ca which is a web ...
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legal term explanation required

According to below mentioned clause ,Am I allowed to join other IT company in the practice Computer Software House or not "To refrain from directly or indirectly competing with the Employer ...
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How can DAOs assure the payout from successful investments as specified in smart contracts

In April 2016 The DAO was launched (see https://daohub.org/, The DAO on Wikipedia). It enables people from all over the world to invest money in different projects. Those investments are regulated by "...
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When can I legally resist a kidnapping? [closed]

Suppose I'm a letter carrier delivering mail on my New York City route, in uniform, with a clearly marked USPS mail truck, when some jerk driver almost hits me and I give a yell because they should ...

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