We initially contracted the company to pour concrete on our patio, but after taking the down payment, they only pour a small corner. We have called and demanded them to either finish the job or return the money, but they only say they will get the job done. This has led on for a whole year, can we... Read more »
You have a 6 year SOL, unless a contract says otherwise. Yes, you can sue for Breach of Contract, and maybe other causes of actions. But you need to know exactly who to sue and where to serve them. Good luck collecting any judgment. The best you may be able to do is get a judgment, then file...Read more »
In most cases the answer is no. However, most administrative boards do not have to do much more that advertising their intent to change the rule in some publication, and then hold a public hearing to allow public input, before they change the rule--or promulgate a new rule.
We originally had an issue upon move in of a frozen ac unit, maintenance came and “rigged” it to run anyway to get through Memorial Day weekend. They didn’t come back until we called again to ask when they were coming.
They came today and shut off one of the units. After about an... Read more »
Based on the facts as you described them, they should replace your property that was damaged. The way you are going about it by emailing them pictures of what is damaged and requesting reimbursement is good. That could work. If they are unwilling to reimburse you after that, your next step could be...Read more »
Yes. A Contract For Deed is only a Lease with an Option to Purchase. Unless you have a Deed, you do not own anything. You may wish to immediately obtain financing for the amount owed and demand your Deed. If the owner does not convey the property to you, you can sue for Breach of Contract...Read more »
If you're talking in the realm of accidents, many settlements do take place out of court. It could all depend on the case. If both sides are more or less aligned on who is at fault, they agree on their figures for reasonable damages, then they will likely settle out of court. If they can't agree on...Read more »
If the closing didn't happen because you didn't sign an extension to the closing date- and you were not otherwise in breach and there was no requirement under the contract for you to extend then - although you can be sued- you should be successful....Read more »
(Continued from above )Plus I spilled a drink from one of the orders on the floor in my car which I had to pay to have cleaned because the server didn’t prepare it properly. Is it possible to get compensated for that
The amount of money involved is way too small to be of interest to most lawyers. FYI, the law is not designed to solve every little problem that comes your way during this lifetime; the Latin phrase for this rule is "De minimus non curat lex."
This will totally be controlled by the language of your lease with an option to purchase document. If you are violating a term of the lease the lease will generally provide a default remedies provision. Also, if there is some provision that let's you out of the lease then it should be spelled...Read more »
Missed a few payments and then it was written off in 8/2018. About 1-2 weeks later a settlement payment was made for about 1/4 of what was written off. They won’t talk to me and won’t take nor negotiate any payments and will only refer me to the law firm. The law firm is corresponding by email... Read more »
You need to start protecting your assets now prior to being sued. Make a written offer to the actual creditor, not the collection firm. If they do not respond, again protect your assets. Do not give out any information about your finances, income, or employment status. If you get sued, file a...Read more »
Obviously a civil case. But you need to call the Court Clerk and ask. It may be Sessions, Circuit or Chancery Courts. It is probably from General Sessions Court. If you do not respond, possibly a Default Judgment will go down against you, so call today.
My boyfriend has been in jail for almost 6 months now. He got arrested for drugs and guns and they sent the drugs off to see what they were. Tuesday the judge said he had time served and that Thursday he could sign his deal and get out Wednesday. However, the arresting officer was not there and now... Read more »
Your boyfriend was told by the judge that he (the judge) was not going to let him sign any deal or otherwise let him go home unless and until the arresting officer appears in court to testify. You are advised to hire a lawyer to try to subpoena the arresting officer for the July trial. If the...Read more »
Contract with vendor was assigned to another vendor. Other party to the contract cancelled the contract based upon the cancellation terms spelled out in the original contract that was assigned to the new vendor. Can the assignee of the contract ( new vendor) change the terms of original contract... Read more »
Your question does not make sense and is probably incomplete. If one contracting party properly nullified the Contract, then the Contract is void whether it was assigned or not. And generally the assignee gets the same original Contract unless consideration is given to the other original party...Read more »
I bought a lot that previously had a trailer on it and although the trailer had been moved it was advertised as with utilities. I paid more for the utilities than the land and now discover the septic collapsed and the electric pole is no good and must be replaced. The seller says he sold me the... Read more »
Possibly- but it will mean filing a lawsuit against the seller. Intentional misrepresentation ( also called "fraudulent misrepresentation") can be the basis for rescission ( un-doing) a contract. You basically have to prove the seller lied to you, which can be difficult. consult an experienced...Read more »
Can I take a loss on this school that I am the only student that does not have a contract. I have finished my required hours for this trade. I started last year in May every time I ask for a contract I am referred as to "wait" or the instructor and owner says"I got you". Recently, I asked the... Read more »
Stop, look and listen--carefully: If you received the training you went to the school for then you MUST pay for it. Using the excuse of not having a contract will NOT work. Nor will the lame excuse do any good when the school sues you.
Stop calling them about the contract. You are now...Read more »
I'm assuming this would fall under home solicitation sales. It is a termite control contract. Did not know if a copy of agreement could be emailed later, or needed to be given to customer at the time it is signed.
I do not believe the Seller or Agent has to give the Purchaser a copy of any executed Contract. Even if there was a mandate in the Contract itself, if both Parties agreed by their Signatures and the Contract is Delivered to the Party which must execute most of the Terms besides payment of...Read more »
The lease I signed is with a family member who said in the lease I was responsible for all repairs however when I moved in the house who is in very bad condition I had to pay for the electric panel to be replaced
If you do not leave then the Landlord must file a Detainer Warrant, have you served or post it, get a Judgment for Possession, and then if you do not leave in 10 days, get a Writ of Possession to have the Sheriff physically remove you. At Court you can allege that no Breach of the Lease Contract...Read more »
I was given the option to pay addtl 175.00 to have delivery. Each time I had contact there was an excuse, lost order, driver sick, and also told I could have delivery for an addtl 125.00, and if I ran out an addtl 50.00. They forced me to run out. Gave me no notice they would not deliver for... Read more »
Not sure of your question. If you are concerned the Oil company can terminate a Contract, then it must be read verbatim. Even if the Seller cannot terminate delivery as they have, then you may not have any or a small amount of damages. The place of litigation is probably in the Contract, and it...Read more »
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