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Attorney John Matulis answers your legal questions on WTIC's Law Talk

Attorney John Matulis answers your legal questions on WTIC's Law Talk
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Hartford, CT


CBS Radio


Attorney John Matulis answers your legal questions on WTIC's Law Talk




Law Talk 10/7/17

Topics discussed on LawTalk with the listeners and guest Atty. Tom Gugliotti: myths and mysteries of Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcies (Hartford, are you listening?); debt relief for individuals under Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Act; foreclosure defense via mediation; and how “modest means individuals” can get high-quality legal services at discount rates through the Legal Incubator project located at UConn Law School.

Duration: 00:40:33

Law Talk 9/9/17

this past Saturday’s LawTalk featured:

Duration: 00:38:50

Law Talk 8/19/17

The show covered Home Improvement Contracts and Home Improvement Contractors extensively – how homeowners can protect themselves, the legal and financial remedies available to them, and how Home Improvement contractors can keep from getting into trouble. We also taught listeners how to collect on a rubber check (using the criminal courts if necessary), and educated the owners of small businesses that even if the bum check they wrote is a corporate check, they may still have personal...

Duration: 00:36:41

Law Talk 8/5/17

*appealing real estate assessments *the life span of liens encumbering the title to real property; *stopping or modifying a garnishment upon one’s wages; and *service of process at one’s “usual place of abode” and precisely what one’s “usual place of abode” is for such purposes anyway.

Duration: 00:39:59

Law Talk 7/29/17

"Open phone Saturday, " Listener calls received and answered covered numerous topics, Including: *dealing with excessive real estate assessments; *how long a lien on title to real estate remains valid; *criteria and ways to modify or suspend a wage garnishment; *legality (or not) of service of process at one's "usual place of abode".

Duration: 00:36:31

Law Talk 7/22/17

LawTalk for July 22 featured Attorney Michael Daly, an expert whose topics included the Driving Under The Influence laws, the special problems for holders of CDL licenses, breathalyzer and other alternate tests, Ignition Interlock devices, and special legal problems for licensed handgun owners who get arrested for DUI while carrying a legal firearm.

Duration: 00:36:30

Law Talk 6/24/17

On the June 24 LawTalk, topics covered included Mediation and Arbitration as alternatives to trials in the court system; how to collect promptly and legally when someone (or some company) pays you with a rubber check, and whether or not Aetna’s stated search for employees that are, in the words of CEO Mark Bertolini, “younger people…” is evidence of age discrimination in violation of Connecticut and Federal law.

Duration: 00:32:55

Law Talk 6/17/17

LawTalk for June 17 featured Atty. Mark Rosenblum, a partner in the Hartford law firm of RoginNassau. Our program touched upon Contracts in general, Construction Law, the law regulating Home Improvement Contractors (from the perspective of both the Homeowner and the Contractor), and Mechanic’s Liens (which have nothing to do with the person who repairs your car…)

Duration: 00:36:27

Law Talk 4/22/17

Too Stoned to Drive? A look at the legal and scientific impediments facing law enforcement when attempting to arrest a driver for DUI if the substance involved is marijuana. The Drone Slayer strikes: What are some of the legal repercussions when you get sick of your neighbor’s drone buzzing your property and you get out your trusty bird rifle to end it once and for all? Alexa as witness in a murder case: a new and unexpected use for Amazon’s popular Amazon Echo “smart speaker…” And why the...

Duration: 00:34:28