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I work as an independent contractor and have a good customer

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I work as an independent contractor and have a good customer base, I have left the company I worked for and went on with a different brokerage and the owner of the old company has sent emails to my clients say if the stay with his company there will be not brokerage fees for 6 months
JA: Have you discussed this with a manager or HR? Or with a lawyer?
Customer: No this just happened. One of my top clients emailed saying he was contact
JA: Are you an "at will" employee? Do you belong to a union?
Customer: No union, at will
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: The owner is texting me threatening me
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 8 months ago.

Hello: This isCustomer Welcome to JustAnswer! I am reviewing your post, and I will post my response very shortly. Thank you for your patience.

Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 8 months ago.

I am so sorry to read about your difficulties.

Kindly note that I just came across your post. I do not have control over the question list or the promises made to you by the site as to the response time. I am just a site user just like you. Nonetheless, I apologize for the delay in response to your post.

Kindly give me a few minutes to prepare my response.

Thank you for your patience.

Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 8 months ago.

Could you explain a little more?

Did you sign a non-compete agreement with the former company?

Why is the former company threatening you?

What is your specific question?

Thank you for your cooperation.