Can a neighbor bill for shoving snow, when neighbors thought he was being a good Samaritan?

Pushing small amount of snow after snow plow without a

Asked on April 23, 2016 under Business Law, Iowa


SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 4 years ago | Contributor

No, he cannot bill unless there was an agreement in place in advance, before the work was done, to pay him; you cannot voluntarily do work without an agreement to pay you, then bill people after the fact without their consent. d on what you write, there is no legal obligation to pay.

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