Print shop owner, have a customer not paying, billed in his name Joe Doe for work done for his corporation X. is he responsible

Asked over 1 year ago - Alsip, IL

the bills were paid for by the corp. but do we have legal recourse to him personally because he accepted past bills in his name and paid them?

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  1. Chen Kasher

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    Answered . Potentially, yes. You can go after him individually if he's not observing corporate formalities. But you wouldn't necessarily want to -- his corporation probably has more money.

    I'd consider a suit for the amount owed.

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  2. Louis Theodore Wierenga

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    Answered . A collection attempt by a lawyer may prove to be a cost effective approach.

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