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Claim #5357822 against: Robert M Conrad aka Acting Productions

Customer / Client VS. Robert M Conrad aka Acting Productions

P.O. Box 5761, Newport Beach, California, 92662, United States

IN NEGOTIATION

(seeking public comment)

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  • Bad business practices
  • Contract / Agreement / Promise dispute

Claimant Seeks: $284.42

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The Complaint


What happened

Claimant's opinion: I was an actor, costumer and make-up artist for a play production for Robert Conrad, who is a acting teacher, director, producer, and owner of Acting Express Production. I have requested reimbursement for costs for shipping costs of $ 70.93 for the two costumes we bought to see and show the cast, photo copy costs $ 13.50 for Mr. Conrad's Acting Express mtg., and ALL DVD's of all my acting class work in Mr. Conrad's two Cold Reading classes

  • Privacy concern
  • Misrepresentation or fraud
  • Unfair practice

Claimant's opinion: Inconsistent and negligent reimbursement practices. Poor leadership, organization and general management of crew and actors. Advertises and promises in writing to give students copies of all of


 
  • Inadequate disclosure or misleading information
  • Breach of contract
  • Unfair terms
  • Bad faith
  • Lack of communication

Claimant's opinion: I consider Bob's ok verbally and in e-mail on the shipping charges discussed in this claim to be valid, but he is not honoring that. He changes his mind, practices, and agenda's often. He says


 

Claimant's opinion: I am not alone is feeling ripped off or taken advantage of. Others before me have quit too and could not deal with the inconsistent practices, over working, frustrated and over worked cast and c


 
  • Delivery problem
  • Service wasn't completed as promised

Claimant's opinion: He has yet to provide my copies of all work performed in his cold reading classes, and the film "Stage Moms" to myself as promised in writing in both projects registration forms.


 

Jun 20, 2012, Claiming party added:

This claim has been forwarded to the mayor's offices in: Mission Viejo, Costa Mesa and Newport Beach. Please be advised small claims court is the next step to recover all requirements in this complaint. Then the next step following SCC will be violation (s) of child labor laws (in-adequate breaks and rest periods) , violation of state and federal wage and hour laws (in-adequate breaks and rest periods for 40+ hours per week), and sexual harassment claims(s) with Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Thank you for your prompt attention to this matter.

Jun 11, 2012, Claiming party added:

You have not responded to this claim on this site, as per instructions. If you do not respond on this site, and/or pay the full amount of this claim $ 284.42, by: Friday, June 15, 2012. This claim will be posted publicly and if you continue to ignore it, my attorney will be contacting you as will the cities of Mission Viejo, Costa Mesa and Newport Beach for fraudulent business practices. Your immediate attention to this matter is appreciated.

What Claimant Wants

Terms under which Robert M Conrad aka Acting Productions can satisfy this claimant

Status:In negotiation(seeking public comment)

Claimant's Terms of Settlement to Robert M Conrad aka Acting Productions

Jun 06, 2012

Cash settlement

What By when How much
1. Cost of two cold reading classes Jun 22, 2012 $284.42
$284.42 Principal amount:

Offer History

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Terms of settlement

Jun 03, 2012

Claimant's Terms of Settlement to Robert M Conrad aka Acting Productions

Jun 03, 2012

Cash settlement

What By when How much
1. Payment due: Shipping Costs Jun 22, 2012 $70.63
2. Payment due: Photocopying Jun 22, 2012 $13.50
3. MAC Fees Jun 18, 2012 $14.95
4. Include public posting fee Jun 18, 2012 $7.95
5. Physical delivery charges Jun 18, 2012 $19.95

Non Cash settlement

What By when How much
1. Apology: A written apology for your gossiping about me to others and for Jun 18, 2012
2. DVD of all class and project work I have done in the cold reading classes and in Stage Moms Jun 22, 2012
$126.98 Principal amount:

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Claimant seeks additional help, information or services from:

  • Lawyers & Mediators Contact claimant

    Note from claimant:"What rights do I have to retain my work on in his classes and projects that were filmed and were promised to all students? what legal action may I take if necessary to collect the shipping charges I paid for and what proof is needed to file a claim with courts for collection thereof?"

  • Someone to complete or repair a project Contact claimant

    Note from claimant:"The SAB/AFTA union may want to know about fraudulent business practices since he is a member. Also the City of Mission Viejo and Costa Mesa may want to be aware of this as well."

  • Other people with complaints against this party Contact claimant

    Note from claimant:"It would be interesting to locate all past cast and crew, students and associates who have worked with Bob in class, in projects and alike who never returned for for more and why?"

  • Anyone with information or advice that can help resolve this complaint Contact claimant

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