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Well I would like to dispute a charge from online casino,

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Hello,well I would like to dispute a charge from online casino

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I called my bank claimed the charges

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I playedfor $19000 and lost,now I made a dispute on those transactions.the casino didn't make transactions with their name,they made 3rd party vendor.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Consumer Protection Law
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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
is there any criminal charge on me? because of chargeback from online
casino
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
we can chat here
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Is gambling site can file or sue me?
Consumer Protection Lawyer: Law Educator, Esq., Lawyer replied 8 months ago

Thank you for your reply.

The gambling company could potentially sue you and could potentially file criminal charge for theft by fraud, since you agreed to the charges. However, online gambling is illegal and as such if you did not pay, there is likely little they would succeed upon that claim in court. This is why a third party fictitious name company is used to appear on your charge card. So the answer is in most all cases if you refuse to pay, they could sue, but the chances are you will prevail.

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