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It I made an agreement with a contractors board because the contractor told me he was going out of business, is the agreement still legal, When the company did not go out of business and just made that up???
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If a contract was made under false pretenses, it would be subject to being voided. So, if you made the contract with the company expressly because they were going out of business, then you certainly would have an argument that the contract should be voided.

 

Having said that, I would examine the situation thoroughly before proceeding. If the contract made sense for you before, it may still make sense for you now. If so, there likely wouldn't be any reason for having it voided.

 

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