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Do you have a copy of the document where employee signed it here?who prints a paper stating "6/21/11 Due to extenuating circumstances, [me] will not be held to the renewal of his lease contract beginning August 8, 2011 per management." and we both signed it--this document do you have a copy of it?
and thanks for taking up my question (if you're still around...), it just registered that I got into this chat
It's a piece of letter-sized paper that says
Then you may well be able to argue that they agreed to release you from the lease.You may need a local lawyer to write letter here arguing this was a mutual release and threatening lawsuit if they don't agree to waive any charges and let you go.This person was an employee of landlord and can sing on behalf of the landlord.
This is certainly somethign you can dispute if you move out here and they turn this to collections.
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yeah, I would prefer to keep my credit in perfect standing, but how much would I be expecting to pay if it goes down to lawsuit?
This is really a release of the contract you signed.
They would be suing for the full value of lease or amount they are out if they are able to release.
ok, and one thing I just noticed, is that neither of us dated it...would that matter, or would the date printed on top and the full signature of us both?
not to mention the guy who signed it doesn't work there - possibly fired?
If you had cosigners here like your parents they will try to ding their credit here too.Well you argue that it applies to the new lease .
I mean he was employed there when he released you.
If you are a UT student here is lawyer for you through the university
I paid the full amount from march~august upfront because I didn't want to cosign with parent
See if these guys here the UT student lawyers can help first.
i'll give it a try, but on contracts would it matter if the whole provision wasn't printed on it?
like the fact that they cut out the entire special provision part that was copy and pasted saying "resident must requalify ofr the apartment or pay entire le"....and that's all there is
Well it is what it is.You have something here--it appears to release you and its signed.Could be better--yes but it is something and it is in wiritng and is arguably binding.
Hours and where to call the UT lawyers
Hey your student fees pay for this might as well take advantage
haha well I haven't got into UT yet...so that might be a problem for that
Was it hot her today in Austin or what??
So are you living here but not enrolled>
yeah, and hot enough that someone stole the AC unit from a local library
See if they will talk to you here.
If not go back to Austin Lawyer Referral I gave you.
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