Salem, WI asked in Business Law and Consumer Law for Wisconsin

Q: Store is closed for internet service is down. provider says they don't have enough techs. No service for days. lawsuit?

Internet provider says they may not be out until next week. I have business class internet. They keep saying they will try to get someone out right away but they never do. I keep calling every 2 hrs. I was given a ticket number for an expedited service but it hasn't happened yet. The internet is not down in the area, just at my shop. I'm losing money!

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William F Sulton
William F Sulton
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Licensed in Wisconsin

A: The short answer is yes. The provider has breached its contract with your business and, as a result, your business is losing money. That is actionable in court.

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