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    • So trying to negotiate a re payment on an alleged unproven debt is not outside of the guidelines laid down in the codes of practice as governed by the SRA ?
    • Current Accounts.   https://www.adcb.com/Images/Offshore_TC_tcm9-22214.pdf   Governing law All matters pertaining to an Account and these Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Island of Jersey and the Account Holder irrevocably submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Island of Jersey. Any dispute or difference between the Bank and/or the Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank Group and the Account Holder arising in connection with an Account, any funds therein or these Terms and Conditions will be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Island of Jersey   Credit Cards   https://www.adcb.com/en/personal/cards/default.aspx   T&C,s   https://www.adcb.com/en/terms-conditions/default.aspx   Eg for one type of card.   29. Governing Law and Jurisdiction 29.1 Which laws govern the relationship between you and ADCB? These Terms and Conditions and any non-contractual obligations arising out of or in connection with them are governed by the federal laws of the UAE and by the laws of the Applicable Emirate.   If there is a dispute between you and ADCB, you irrevocably agree that the courts of the Applicable Emirate will have (save for the exceptions granted in ADCB’s favour below) exclusive jurisdiction over all matters arising out of or in connection with these Terms and Conditions or their subject matter or formation including any question regarding their existence, validity or termination. For the avoidance of doubt and solely for the benefit of ADCB in its sole discretion, you also irrevocably agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the DIFC Courts (including without limitation the SCT) and the ADGM Courts (and any ADGM SCT operating from time to time). If ADCB decides to commence a claim against you in the: (A) SCT, you and ADCB both expressly agree that such claim may be made for any amount up to and including AED 1,000,000, or for such greater amount as may be within the jurisdiction of the SCT from time to time; or (B) ADGM SCT, you and ADCB both expressly agree that such claim may be made for any amount as may be within the jurisdiction of the ADGM SCT from time to time. The two paragraphs above are for the benefit of ADCB only. ADCB will not be prevented from bringing proceedings relating to a dispute with you in any jurisdiction outside the UAE (and for the avoidance of doubt, this will include any jurisdiction in which you may be (or have been) registered, incorporated, resident, domiciled or hold assets). To the extent permitted by Applicable Laws, ADCB may bring, issue, commence or pursue concurrent proceedings in any number of jurisdictions without limitation.  
    • Well first of all it is very decent of you to be so concerned and so honest about this. I'm sure that you are in a very small minority of people who would be prepared to pay an historical debt like this. I think the best thing to do is to write to TfL and explain the situation to them and ask them for an assessment of what they believe they owe you. By doing this, I think that they will simply be overwhelmed by your honesty – and they may not even know where to file it! It certainly would be a fairly serious thing if you are caught – but now you have clearly decided to pay the correct fares, I don't think it's an issue any more – and owning up in a letter to TfL will put everything above board and they will congratulate you – and I'm quite sure there would be no attempt to impose any penalty. If there was any such attempt then let us know. I have contacted TfL and asked for a suitable address
    • so well within 10 mins minimum grace period   shame you appealed - don't next time! you've ID'd the driver now   please complete this    
    • cant see the point of the sra complaint pers they've done nothing wrong   dx  
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Hi Guys,

 

Just had an absolutely horrible experience and I feel like such a hypocrit.

 

I am employed a chain of hotels and I have just had to meet with a lady who did not pay her bill for an event (almost 2 years ago) and my company have issued her with a CCJ.

 

The lady new nothing about it as she had moved and only discovered it when she applied for something and it flagged up on her credit file.

 

I had to play the bad cop and tell her exactly what would happen if she didn't pay the judgement. Attachment of earnings etc.

 

I felt like such a bully. She didn't know what to do and by her appearance she can ill afford to pay the bill. But I had no choice and had to lay it on the line as my boss was sitting in the meeting also.

 

I felt like screaming 'get it set aside' but I couldn't. I walked away from the meeting, having terrified the life out of her, feeling ashamed and extremely pee'd off with myself. But I had no choice.

 

I never want to go through something like that again...the poor woman.

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well at least it showed u have morals even if the company does not maybe after reading a few threads here u will relise that u are in the wrong job


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To be honest, if you felt so bad about the situation, then boss or no boss, grow some minerals, and inform her of her rights and that she can have this set aside.

 

'People not Profit'

The greed of some people and companies knows no bounds, and only acts to make peoples lives a misery especially at this time of year.:Cry:

 

Is there no way you can contact her and inform her she can have this set aside?

Edited by Bazooka Boo

Who ever heard of someone getting a job at the Jobcentre? The unemployed are sent there as penance for their sins, not to help them find work!

 

 

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You could discretely send a reference to cag and how they could help in the post, not put your name;)

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bazzoka boo, it was a very difficult position to be in, after all, if you hadnt have said it, it would be likely in this day an age, that your position would have been compromised and based on this i.e. any other duties in the clause of job contract...it would be likely he would have been asked to leave, or she..sorry., as you would have been in effect, acting against the companies intererests..

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Hi Guys,

 

Just had an absolutely horrible experience and I feel like such a hypocrit.

 

I am employed a chain of hotels and I have just had to meet with a lady who did not pay her bill for an event (almost 2 years ago) and my company have issued her with a CCJ.

 

The lady new nothing about it as she had moved and only discovered it when she applied for something and it flagged up on her credit file.

 

I had to play the bad cop and tell her exactly what would happen if she didn't pay the judgement. Attachment of earnings etc.

 

I felt like such a bully. She didn't know what to do and by her appearance she can ill afford to pay the bill. But I had no choice and had to lay it on the line as my boss was sitting in the meeting also.

 

I felt like screaming 'get it set aside' but I couldn't. I walked away from the meeting, having terrified the life out of her, feeling ashamed and extremely pee'd off with myself. But I had no choice.

 

I never want to go through something like that again...the poor woman.

 

 

Regardless of what anyone above has said, just exactly how would getting yourself into trouble with your boss help anyone? It is not your fault that she moved or that the company got a ccj against her.

 

At the end of the day altruism is all well and good and laudable but you have to live in the real world as well.

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I would love to contact her and advise her on what to do, but I can't run the risk. I have a family to feed and need my job.

 

My boss kept at me to explain the consequences if payment wasn't forthcoming, I had no choice.

 

It was an extremely uncomfortable experience and I do feel for the poor woman, expecially at Christmas time.

 

She did say she would take advice, hopefully someone will help her get it set aside...unfortunately it can't be me

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OK my initial comments were a little harsh, and yes I agree you have a family to think about so felt you were between a rock and a hard place.

 

Hopefully she will be able to find the right help.


Who ever heard of someone getting a job at the Jobcentre? The unemployed are sent there as penance for their sins, not to help them find work!

 

 

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You can't blame yourself. You were only doing your job. If the Lady should of paid 2 years ago why didn't she?

You never know she might pop up here on cag asking for advise.:)

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