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Also, if you would like to chat on the phone, let me know and I can make that happen. I am sorry for this dilemma. But not sure I understand your specific question. Do you have a question regarding this?
Thank youSo I am clear...why is it that the friend has not returned the shoes? Are they refusing? Still working on them??
So what is your question? Are you asking if you can sue the person who is refusing to return your shoes?
Just to be clear..the store is the one who referred you to the repair person?
You can sue the store and/or the repairman to recover for this.AND you can use small claims court
Small claims is a true "peoples court". The formal rules of evidence and procedure do not apply. So you can represent yourself (no need to hire a lawyer).
The process is simple enough. You head to the county court (the county where the seller lives) and talk to the clerk of the court. They can get you the forms needed to start. You file the claim, serve a copy on the defendant and wait for your day in court.
In court, be prepared to tell the judge what happened, and bring in copies of any evidence that supports your case. IF there are witnesses who can testify about what happened? Have them come as well.
Please let me know if you have more questions. I am happy to help if I can. Otherwise, please rate the answer so I may get credit for my work.