We signed a contract about a website development: NDA + IP assignement and Total amount.
He overdue 15 days after the deadline and now I can't contact him any more by email and phone.
Also, he was always lying and late for in-person and phone meetings. So we had a conversation days ago and I proposed to him: Either he finish the project or refund the money, but we can't hold the money without any work done.
This web designer has a known public profile on the internet and it's very easy to track him on Facebook, Twitter and other social media. Also, I have information about this full time employer.
My question is: each webpage would cost $800, I paid $400 (I have the receipt, besides the contract). Is it worthy to take any legal action or should let it go.
Real Estate Attorney
As mentioned above small claims court appears to be your resource to recover what you paid. Demand letter also useful if the other side is in fact around and pays attention. Good luck.
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I agree with my colleagues:
Small claims court was designed for the type of dispute you have described.
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