What to do when you receive a demand letter

What to do when you receive a demand letter

You received a Demand Letter and Now What? Sometimes, deals do not work out as planned. If you are a Texas business, you may be on the receiving end of an allegation that you have breached a contract. These days, we see allegations first come up in text message exchanges or emails and only when those issues are not resolved do we see an attorney write a demand letter or contact the alleged breaching party. Regardless of whether you hire an attorney, there are a few things to know and do when you receive a demand letter. Examples of a breach of contract For an example, let's think of the construction industry, such as in a buildout of a bar or restaurant. The new business owner acquires a commercial lease,…
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