a company public yellow pages called me telling me i had puchased there servises I said I had not they said they were going to bill me I said you can bill but I won't pay they cut my voice saying you can bill into there recording and now claim I owe them 792.16 and they are going to supener me in court in New york I am in california . Can they do this ? What makes a legal contracted over the internet
State/Country relating to question: California
Argueing with them and telling them I don't want there service
The requirements for an internet contract are the same is for any other contract, offer, acceptance, and consideration.This is likely a scam and if not they would have to prove that you ordered the services and you would have the opportunity to have someone examine the recording. If they are lying you could then countersue.I have heard of these threats being made but have never heard of a case where they actually filed suit. Report them to the FTC and then wait to see what they do.If you would like any additional information or have more questions please don’t hesitate to ask but please do so my clicking on the Reply to Expert tab.We work for Positive Ratings, please click on one of the top three ratings or one of the Smile Faces, as this would be appreciated. We have recently implemented a new rating and feedback system. Please be aware that you are rating my courtesy and service as a professional, and not necessarily whether you like the information that you are receiving. Please bear in mind I can’t control what the law is and whether it helps you, I can only tell you what it says, and I assume you want truthful information.PLEASE DO NOT use the rating system to ask for more information or in an attempt to tell the website that you didn’t like the substance of the answer as it gives a NEGATIVE rating to me personally if your rating is one of the lower two.I believe in giving information that is to the point, but please remember that I can only base our answers on the information you provide and sometimes a misunderstanding as to what you are looking for or already know occurs so feel free to ask additional questions or for clarifications. Be very careful about looking at other internet sites that just post generic information without any inquiry into your facts because often those answers are dated, wrong, or wrong as applied to your facts. Please be aware that my answer is not legal advice, it is merely information. You should always contact a local attorney for legal advice.Several customers have asked how they direct a question to me in particular. If you specifically want me to provide information for you just put “FOR JD 1992” in the subject line and I will pick up the next time I am online.
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