Senior stockholder has kept company afloat, and now wants to liquidate some assets. Today he referred to me as president of the company to a prospective buyer, when I have not agreed to serve or been asked to serve in that capacity. I am under contract as a Consultant.
answered on Mar 24, 2023
Sure, a senior partner "can" make such a statement. But that doesn't necessarily mean that doing so is justified or is without consequences.
However, a few of the really important questions are (1) why the senior shareholder would make the statement, (2) how the statement... Read more »
answered on Mar 12, 2023
One would need to thoroughly examine the terms of the contract of sale in order to establish your rights as well as your obligations as it relates to the transaction.
A contractor damaged the water main in my house that cause several failures in the plumbing of the rest of the house. It’s an old house and the plumbing doesn’t meet current code. The cost of replacing the damaged component is about $500 but to redo it to bring it up to code is $2000. Is the... Read more »
I have a UCC lien and lien enforcement called and threatened to come to my residence. There was a limited personal guarantee that states they would be allowed in terms of a default to review the assets. The company has been making this threat every two months or so but it is now weekly. They left a... Read more »
answered on Jan 28, 2023
It's difficult to address this in an online forum. Many facts are missing. It smells like scam to me. "UCC Liens and Enforcement" is supposedly the name of the collector? Have they sent you anything in writing at all? If not, another red flag of scam, including the threatening phone... Read more »
I live in NC.
I purchased the car from an Auction in OK.
They did not disclose prior salvage history or its current salvage title prior to sale either on the description or during dialogue on sale day.
The only document I received regarding the purchase was an invoice that... Read more »
answered on Nov 29, 2022
Did the auction company advertise this sale to you personally, or otherwise reach into North Carolina to attract North Carolina bidders? if not, you should look for an Oklahoma licensed attorney with automobile fraud experience to have a consultation with. Your lawsuit would most likely have to be... Read more »
Structural Engineer we hired agreed via a signed contract to provide building blueprints and specs for our renovation of our home this was to be completed in a specific time frame. We paid him 1750.00 up front and the balance to be paid upon receipt of the drawings. This has not happened. We would... Read more »
answered on Nov 28, 2022
I am almost exclusively practicing criminal defense law these days, but I do have prior experience with contracts and civil litigation, so maybe I can get the conversation started. A few questions that come to mind are: Have you spoken with or corresponded with the engineer? Is the engineer... Read more »
My husband went to 160 Drive Academy in Charlotte NC we paid almost $5,000.00 out of pocket. the contact from the school states it is a 4 week class. My husband as been at this school for months and still has not graduated.
And had to pay an extra $1,200.00 dollars to the school. Which is... Read more »
answered on Nov 10, 2022
You will probably get more responses if you post this in a contract or business category - this is not a criminal case as it is categorized.
They told me I have to make a down payment to get a car and have car insurance beforehand. I was reading up thats possible to get your money back if you write a letter outlying the codes they violated.
answered on Nov 6, 2022
I'm not sure where you read this, but requiring a down payment on a lease and proof of full coverage insurance is not illegal. Any right of recission would exist immediately after you signed the contract, and only for a limited time. You are asking if you can sign a long term contract, pay on... Read more »
On final day they assaulted us verbally and threatened myself, due to repeated material delays and damaged product and illness late winter. We called 911 and 2 Deputies arrived. We removed tools/equipment from that job, leaving only couple last items on job for homeowner to install themselves. Our... Read more »
answered on Aug 26, 2022
If you received a criminal summons, hire a criminal defense attorney ASAP. Your business lawyer should be able to refer you to one in your area. Its a he said she said situation, and if this person who never shows up doesn't show up at the hearing, the criminal attorney should be able to get... Read more »
A contractor charged an additional $8000 to replace his mistake. I believe such a miscommunication is not my fault, but would be willing to agree to a compromise at 1/2, but not pay the entirety since he did such a poor job with replacement. Its going to cost me an additional $8k to fix his poor... Read more »
answered on Aug 23, 2022
You need an experienced civil litigation and construction attorney. Some debt collection defense attorneys have experience defending these kind of lawsuits. If the contractor placed a lien on your property and is seeking to enforce that lien and sell your property, you need someone familiar with... Read more »
My husband and I renewed our lease on June 20th 2022 for 13 months. The apartment complex manager signed off on our renewal on June 21st 2022. The apartment complex and manager and the apartment complex owner as contacted us serval times that our lease needs to be renewed. We have talk to the... Read more »
answered on Aug 19, 2022
If they try and evict, bring the signed agreement and emails to court, and it will likely be thrown out.
Landlord is in Texas
answered on Jul 20, 2022
The simplest method is contacting your landlord and asking them to release you.
If that doesn't work, contact a lawyer and have them review your lease and situation and see what options are available.
I was terminated from my job in NC which is a 'work at will' state. I don't have enough proof in writing to dispute the termination but I do want to have the exit documents reviewed to make sure I'm not screwing myself. It looks like I have to sign their exit documents to get my... Read more »
answered on Mar 16, 2022
Many employment lawyers will review your severance agreement and explain its terms and enforceability to you for a fee. However, we would also want to discuss your employment history with the company, your experience working there, and what led to your termination to ensure that your rights were... Read more »
It is a yearly lease.
answered on Mar 8, 2022
Without reading your lease specifically I can not answer your question, it is not within the 30-day window but given that your lease actually expires there may be an exception in the lease.
Removed effective immediately. Handbook states non refundable. But she is refusing services so shouldn’t I be entitled to refund of tuition paid?
answered on Jan 21, 2022
Without seeing the entire contract, I could not speculate on the legality of the non-refundable clause. It will also depend on whether or not the dance studio is alleging that you breached one of their terms. I would advise sitting down with a local attorney and seeing what they think of the case... Read more »
My system is a 2G. It is out of date, and the alarm company cannot monitor it. They will not upgrade it unless I sign a new 5 year contract. I have 1 year left on the current contract. I plan to cancel it then. They won't let me cancel now without paying the amount still left for the remaining... Read more »
answered on Jan 2, 2022
You did agree to pay for the entire term, but if they cannot provide the service you contracted for, they breache your contract. I am assuming you signed up for an automatic bank draft or automatic credit card payment. Depending upon how much you are paying, you may decide to just let it roll... Read more »
We have already payed the full amount for the house but we have no contract saying it is our property. The seller claims that their lawyer will take until march for any documents to be signed because the buyer has no social security number but does have an ITN number.
answered on Dec 25, 2021
Real estate is required to be purchased through a written document (no oral contract). If a lawyer is involved in this transaction they should know that. Also, if you paid the full amount for the house then all that should be needed for you to have proof that you own the property is the quit claim... Read more »
In 2010 my husband moved here with his girlfriend and they signed a hand written owner financing agreement with her parents. They married in 2013. She passed in 2015 and he adopted her girls which wasn't finalized until 2016. In 2017 they drew up legal documents on the purchase and owner... Read more »
answered on Nov 29, 2021
Without seeing the recorded documents, I couldn't give any opinion as to what could happen. But I suspect that they cannot void the contract, and your husband can refinance. My advice is to have a local real estate attorney look at the documents and give you a formal opinion.
Builder has provably breached contract multiple ways & attempting to now extort us by stopping work & attempting to bilk us out of money for materials purchased to FIX their negligece. They are doing so under the false pretense that this is lumber covered in the contract as "lumber... Read more »
answered on Nov 1, 2021
Without seeing all of your paperwork, no lawyer is going to be able to give you an informed opinion. Take everything to a local lawyer and have them look it over.
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