Chelsea, AL asked in Small Claims for Louisiana

Q: can I sue if someone renege on an agreement in which I invested $8500?

No written contract only verbal agreement. Financial records text messages emails to support claim

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Randy Bryan Ligh
Randy Bryan Ligh
  • Baton Rouge, LA
  • Licensed in Louisiana

A: You (anyone) has a right to file a lawsuit----you go to the Clerk's office, present them the suit and pay the fees and you have sued. The more important issue is whether or not you are able to obtain a judgment against the defendant? In order to do so, you have to show that the law is on your side and that prove more likely than not each and every fact necessary to win. If you meet this burden of proof, then you win. Whether or not you hire an attorney to represent you, I would recommend that you at least consult with an attorney to see if he believes your case has merit.

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