How to Pursue an Automobile Sales Fraud Case
When people buy cars, they often rely upon representations made by a salesperson or dealership. Many car buyers find out after the fact that these representations were false or exaggerations. When this occurs, there may be legal remedies available to hold the salesperson or dealer accountable. If you are a victim of automobile sales fraud, […]
What Bankruptcy Option is for You?
Filing for bankruptcy protection is a very serious legal step that should be thought through completely before making a decision. And, many times the decision is deciding which chapter to choose. Some individuals only qualify for one chapter, while others may have a choice when they have financial issues. Knowing what course is best can […]
Buying a House? Why You’ll Want an Attorney on Your Side
With the excitement of buying a house, many people sign contracts and other agreements without realizing what they are agreeing to. Lease and loan agreements can be complex and full of terms that could have significant consequences. Before you close on a house, you should consult with a Gurnee Ill real estate attorney to ensure […]
Am I Able to Submit a Tax Appeal? When Should I Consult an Attorney?
When the IRS or State tax agency deny tax-related claims or otherwise take action against you, you may have a right to challenge the action through an appeal. The types of issues that may be appealed and there are specific procedures that must be followed. If you are the recipient of adverse tax-related action, then […]
Breach of Warranty? Why You’ll Want a Lawyer
Manufacturers and sellers of products often guarantee a certain level of quality for the product. This guarantee is known as a warranty. Companies are legally required to restore a consumer to a position that he or she would have enjoyed before the purchase of a product that is later determined to possess a defect covered […]
Closing a Real Estate Transaction: Tips and Tricks
Individuals who purchase or sell real estate of any kind have probably been told it is best to secure an attorney to oversee the transaction. A skilled and competent real estate attorney, like attorney Robert Tomei at Tomei Law, is available to negotiate deals on their client’s behalf and assure the process is to the […]
What to Do if a Debt Collector Violates the FDCPA?
Despite what some may believe, debt collectors do not have full reign when attempting to secure payments for defaulted accounts. The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) prohibits third-party collectors from verbally harassing and using other tactics meant to pressure the debtor into making agreements that he may not be able to keep. The best […]
Foreclosure Defense Attorney: How Can They Help Your Case?
The threat of foreclosure can be very stressful and intimidating. When you are facing foreclosure, it may seem like there is no resolution available. The foreclosure process is subject to specific laws that dictate how and when a foreclosure can be pursued. If you have received notice or threats of foreclosure, then contact a Gurnee […]
Bought a Lemon Car? What You Need to Do Next
The Illinois lemon law is known as the New Vehicle Buyer Protection Act. Attorney Robert Tomei is a Gurnee IL consumer rights attorney at the Tomei Law Firm. In order for your vehicle to be covered under Illinois lemon laws, the following conditions must be met: The vehicle must have been purchased in Illinois. It […]
Debt Collectors on Your Back? How An Attorney Can Help
Debt can become overwhelming when it gets difficult to make your payments in a timely manner. When you miss your payments, the creditor will constantly call and ask when they can expect money. If you are unable to pay them, they will then refer to a debt collector to frequently inquire about payments and threaten […]