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Category: South Africa Law
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Experience:  BLC LLB (Pret) LLM (Augsburg)
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I have a little issue. i joined a company and moved to

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Hi there,
JA: Hi. How can we help?
Customer: i have a little issue. i joined a company and moved to Johannesburg from Cape Town. my family and i are not happy here after 6 months and want to go back. i have just relised that in my contract there is a restraint of trade. ive been in the industry fro 15 years and only with this company for 6 months. now im stressed that i may never be able to work in my industry again
JA: Because employment law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: South Africa
JA: Are we your first resource? And has anything been filed in court?
Customer: no nothing filled in Court, im resigning next week
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: its a 3 year restraint clause and seems to be a VERY broad restraint all countries
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: South Africa Law
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
i would like a full refund please
Expert:  Freddie Lombard replied 10 months ago.

Do you want me to answer your question or to refer it to customer services for a refund?

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
before paying they said $5.00 but R390.00 been taken out of my account?
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
please refer me to Customer services. thank you
Expert:  russell-cssm replied 10 months ago.
We received your customer service inquiry, however, we are unable to respond to you because we do not have your email address. Please contact customer support at***@******.*** and provide us with your email address and a link to this question page so that we can help you. ( Thank you, ***** ***** Customer Support Team.