Pittsburgh, PA asked in Civil Litigation, Contracts and Consumer Law for Maryland

Q: A drum company has my drums and will not give them back. They will not answer my calls or emails. What can I do?

They say I owe them money but will not answer my emails for months. They are in another state entirely and all I want are my drums back. They actually owe me money for services not rendered but are saying I owe them for storage fees which were never discussed until I wanted to pull the plug on the project. What can I do? What are my rights?

1 Lawyer Answer
Joseph D. Allen
Joseph D. Allen
Answered
  • Hunt Valley, MD
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: Your rights will be defined by what your agreement with the drum company was- plus equitable principles to fill in the gaps. You can hire an attorney to demand the return of the drums and/or work out a deal with the company- or you might be able to sue them.

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