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    Can Consignee Be Changed?

    The problem is the orginal “broker” was a fraud and never paid the fees. Then this “lawyer” got involved to get our fees back meanwhile he keeps requesting money to “work” on our behalf. We were told that the container could not be released while he was “working” My husband has gone to the DR...
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    Can Consignee Be Changed?

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    Can Consignee Be Changed?

    We have grown weary of this entire process. What happens if we tell the shipper to auction the container’s contents. With all of the medical supplies, the proceeds from an auction should more than cover the fees. It a shame that the intended recipients will not benefit but at this point we have...
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    Certified check

    Thank you
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    Certified check

    Thank you
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    Certified check

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    Certified check

    Can you send a certified check from a bank in the DR to someone in the US?
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    Receipts for legal fees

    Before you post anything let us check see if we can get the consignee changed and see if the container company will forgive the fees.
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    Receipts for legal fees

    It was never my intention to begin a controversy on this forum. I just needed to ask because we have been taken advantage of.
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    Receipts for legal fees

    Several request made for a receipt or documentation but to no avail. needless to say the money is gone now.
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    Can Consignee Be Changed?

    We were extremely naive and this was our first attempt at doing this. We thought that the broker was legit. That’s when it went bad. After the original “broker” was deemed fraudulent, then the “lawyer” got involved and it got even worse. Even the US shipper was baffled by the events that...
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    Can Consignee Be Changed?

    Puerto Plata
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    Can Consignee Be Changed?

    We sent a 40ft container first time to donate medical equipment to the local community hospitals. The original “customs broker” suggested that we change the original consignee to another person who could help “expedite” the process. After we paid that customers broker. He never paid the fees and...
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    Can Consignee Be Changed?

    It’s a lonnnnggggg story.
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    Receipts for legal fees

    I know that every in every profession the those who do not function unprofessionally . My intention was just an ask because the “lawyer” that we have dealt with to date has not provided one receipt.
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    Receipts for legal fees

    In the US lawyers give receipt for services rendered. That’s what is meant by standard protocol.
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    Can Consignee Be Changed?

    Hello! I need to ask a question about shipping containers. Does anyone know if you can change consignee once the container is delivered to the port if the original consignee will not get it out of port? Especially if it is a medical missions container to benefit local community hospitals!
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    Hello! New to the site!

    Hello new to the site!
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    Receipts for legal fees

    Is it standard legal protocol in the DR for a lawyer to provide receipts for fees paid?
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    is it true that legal fees in dominican republic is subject to a 16% service tax?

    If a lawyer in the Dominican Republic lawyer is being paid fees, is it proper protocol that they provide an itemized list and receipt for services rendered?