Winona, MN asked in Contracts and Consumer Law for Wisconsin

Q: Can a company or business make you sign any paperwork with out fully reading it first.

They said they will tell us the main points and sign the paperwork right away and you can read the rest later after already signing the paperwork. They also said if anyone makes an ordeal over it they will take stuff away like the use of headphones and that.

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Michael Edwards
Michael Edwards
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  • Licensed in Wisconsin

A: You might possible have a case as this company seems to have forced you to sign under duress, but this may not be an especially strong case. It is important to understand that under normal conditions when you record your signature on the contract, you will be bound to the terms of the contract. It is always best to read over all of the terms of the contract before affixing your signature to the document.

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