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How much is owed?
and how long had you worked there for?
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So are you asking if you can make a claim against them for the money you paid out?
If you did personally open the account and sign for it on behalf of the club, then it is indeed most likely you would be personally liable for it, even if you did it for the club. As it is an unincorporated club, they would not be able to sue anyone apart from the person who they officially had an account with. You basically did the club a favour and opened up the account in your name and took on the legal responsibility for it and as far as the brewery are concerned they can pursue you because you had the legal responsibility for the account. In other words, they pursue you and you in turn can pursue the club if needed.
If you wanted to try and get some of that money back you may do so and you will be making a claim in the County Court but it will be risky so you must think carefully before proceeding.
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I understand but what I am saying is that in the absence of a legal entity being liable for this (which the club won’t be as they are not an incorporated company) you will have personal responsibility as the signatory. In any event, the position is that the only way to take this further is to make a claim, which will be risky as mentioned, but if you are adamant on trying to get some money back, it is the only way to take it further
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