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appeppre

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bad customer
« on: Jun 29, 2012, 01:57:56 PM »
iam a builder and got a job doing a extension on day rate only & that the customer pays all materials


it was fine untill the end of the job when customer said moneys getting bit tight
then we fell out
somethings on the job had gone wrong but i put right to building control


then payments had stopped so i come off the job
when the customer rang i said i would come back as soon as the materials (steels were paid £3000}
then i noticed another builder had taken job over
 now the steel company are after there £3000 which customer wont pay


iam now unemployed due to health what can i do

James Falla

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Re: bad customer
« Reply #1 on: Jul 02, 2012, 09:56:24 AM »
Hi there
I am afraid that I cannot comment on the legal position as to whether you are liable for this debt or not. I think that is one for a solicitor. On the face of it I would assume that the perosn whos name is on the order for the steels is liable to pay the bill. However I am not a solicitor and am unable to give any direct legal advice. For this I suggest that you go and speak to your local CAB.
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