If I’m the owner of a linen rental business, what happens when a customer fails to return linen rentals within the time allotted as stated on the rental contract?

Asked on January 31, 2016 under Business Law, Texas


SJZ, Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 4 years ago | Contributor

Then you may sue the customer for breach of contract and/or for conversion (for keeping property belonging to you). You may sue for either the actual value of the linen or, if there is some amount set out in the contract that the customer would owe for non-return, for that amount.

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