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I have a small business which is an LLC entity. I could not

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I have a small business which is an LLC entity. I could not pay one of the company's bills. Now there is a collection attorney attempting to collect the delinquent balance for the creditor. Do I have to work with the collection attorney since this is an commercial account? I live in South Carolina.
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  lwpat replied 7 years ago.
Since it has been turned over to the attorney you now have to work through him. You can file for BK if the company has gone under or if the LLC has no assets it doesn't matter since they can't touch your personal assets unless you gave a guarantee.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
After sending the attorney the letter to decist contact, he responded that he would tell the company to go ahead and sue my company.
Expert:  lwpat replied 7 years ago.

That is there right and they can get a judgment if you owe the money and try to collect it in accordance with SC law. If the LLC does not own and real estate, have money in a bank account or other attachable assets they are out of luck.

 

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