Q: Good Afternoon How do i can sue a website if they hold my money and they not give it out?
I had a transfer with bitcoin through on a website what was promising to change the bitcoin in to real money,but the website took my money and not transferred for me,when i was contacting witht he customer serviece literally they were saying they wont give it!
Im living in the UK but as i found the website server is in Utah.
A: Retain a lawyer in the state and county where the company has its principal place of business, is incorporated, or does business. Choosing which of those is often a complex problem unless you already know where the company’s assets are located. Have that lawyer issue a demand so the defendant knows you are coming after them in a manner that is realistic, and then pay the filing fee and sue. If the amount involved is too small to do this, take a lesson to prevent getting ripped off in the future.
There may well be other, better, cheaper answers, but you asked how to sue.
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