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Old 11-24-2008, 01:21 PM   #1
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You may have read recently that I won a judgement against a commerical property owner for snowplowing.
Well, I just won another one.
Had a larger property management company try to deduct over $8000 from my bills for relocation, but they never asked me. The contract said they were supposed to notify me and then give me 48 hours to move it. Within the 48 hours, though, they got someone else and back charged me.

Well, I went to court and won. I should get my cheque next week!
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Old 11-24-2008, 01:28 PM   #2
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Congrats!!... As long as you get to know all the judges well and be friendly to all of them.... they will know your good reputation, continue to let you won similar cases, ...you will build up case history with them, & all the lawyers will know you well too, .... and then you are hooked to them (won) for life!!

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Everything was good up till here........
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should get my cheque next week!
Chickens and Hatched come to mind?

If it does pan-out.......................Yeah BABY!
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Stone Mountain Contractors and law firm. Pay us or pay the Price
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Stone Mountain Contractors and law firm. Pay us or pay the Price

Yep, just imagine he walks in with nice black $1000 dress suit, thick leather-porfolio briefcase, italian shoes, ...walk into door, slam that binder onto table, then yells... "Now listen up all yo lawyers... Pay now or pay more later!!"... LOL, j/k
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Chalk up another one for the good guys
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Chalk up another one for the good guys
that would be chalque

good job SM, keep them honest.
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Create a mailer with copies of all the the court cases that you won and send it to anyone that pays you in less than a timely manner!
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Everything was good up till here........

Chickens and Hatched come to mind?

If it does pan-out.......................Yeah BABY!
MALCO, I'll bet you $8000 he gets the dough!
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Every now and then there really is something called justice. Congratulations.
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I will get the money. They signed a release and agreement to pay, and it's a large property management firm, so I'm not worried.

I really don't like going to court. I honestly feel sometimes that it's a reflection on my own shortcomings, or my failure to communicate with the HO. I'd much rather have the client pay on time with a smile on their face, than have to haul them into court, but hey, a lot of people don't seem to understand the principal of TANSTAAFL.
You have to do what you have to do, and I don't work for free)

(Let's see if anyone knows what that stands for)
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Congrats!! u da man!!
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I will get the money. They signed a release and agreement to pay, and it's a large property management firm, so I'm not worried.

I really don't like going to court. I honestly feel sometimes that it's a reflection on my own shortcomings, or my failure to communicate with the HO. I'd much rather have the client pay on time with a smile on their face, than have to haul them into court, but hey, a lot of people don't seem to understand the principal of TANSTAFFL.
You have to do what you have to do, and I don't work for free)

(Let's see if anyone knows what that stands for)
There Ain't No Such Thing As Free Fookin Lunch.

I like that as much as DILLIGAF(F)
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You rang?
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I was wondering how long it was going to take you to find this!!
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You rang?
You have an I in your name, so I assume you are using "there is no such thing as a free lunch." I prefer "a" for aint.

I also realize I put an extra "f" in by mistake, whilst simultaneously leaving out an "A". My bad. I went back and edited my original post.

Not too many people know where the expression comes from. I think I know. Anybody care to guess?
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You have an I in your name, so I assume you are using "there is no such thing as a free lunch." I prefer "a" for aint.

I also realize I put an extra "f" in by mistake. My bad.

Not too many people know where the expression comes from. I do. Anybody care to guess?

That is an extra "F" only if you omit Fookin!!!!! Personally, I prefer TINSTAAFFLMF!

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