Asked by Johannes on 07-11-2020 07:13:11
Question posted in the General Law category relating to Free State
I gave my brother in law a large sum of money about a year ago in order for him to start a business. He promised me a contract and reports of what he does with it, until now i havent received anything from him except a whatsapp msg where he says what he has done, but i asked him to stop and give the money back. Now he does not even reply. Can i sue him? Is my money lost? What can i do?
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Posted by Att. Patrick on 09-11-2020 10:51:05
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Yes, you can sue him, and you should - if you want to get your money back.
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