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Old Jul 21, 22, 6:52 am
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Originally Posted by eh220160 View Post
Same here, my eur 900 ticket looks fine. Is there a link to the what’s app group? I booked another eur 280 fare via Booking and never received a cancellation notice (although pro-actively checking online, there are issues with this booking) - is it too late to file on this basis, and is there a link to the what’s app group described above? Thanks!
when you say there are issues - could they be related to the schedule change?
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Old Jul 21, 22, 8:48 am
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Originally Posted by jms_uk View Post
when you say there are issues - could they be related to the schedule change?
sorry, yes - by issues I mean, cancellation of the LATAM leg. Like someone else posted above, I think $40 is well worth it to “stick it to the airline” so keen to join the what’s app group to see what I need to do (I’m not hopeful that I get reinstated to J but worst case as I see it is a credit card chargeback for the full amount (less the $40)).
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Old Jul 21, 22, 12:30 pm
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Originally Posted by eh220160 View Post
sorry, yes - by issues I mean, cancellation of the LATAM leg. Like someone else posted above, I think $40 is well worth it to “stick it to the airline” so keen to join the what’s app group to see what I need to do (I’m not hopeful that I get reinstated to J but worst case as I see it is a credit card chargeback for the full amount (less the $40)).
The lawyers working with the WhatsApp group closed applications for the $40 recurso option yesterday as they need time to file each case individually before 30 days post cancellation.

The other option is to file a claim yourself via Sernac, though it appears this option yields only an economy ticket.
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Old Jul 21, 22, 6:56 pm
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Originally Posted by Scottyrocket View Post
The lawyers working with the WhatsApp group closed applications for the $40 recurso option yesterday as they need time to file each case individually before 30 days post cancellation.

The other option is to file a claim yourself via Sernac, though it appears this option yields only an economy ticket.
I don't think you need a claim to get an economy ticket back. LATAM has officially issued a notice to offer Economy at the same price, even if you have been refunded. This can be achieved simply by calling LATAM, and mentioning "Protocolo del 8 de Julio". See this link:
https://www.latamtrade.com/es_cl/com...um_Business_SP
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Old Jul 22, 22, 2:12 am
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Originally Posted by Scottyrocket View Post
The lawyers working with the WhatsApp group closed applications for the $40 recurso option yesterday as they need time to file each case individually before 30 days post cancellation.

The other option is to file a claim yourself via Sernac, though it appears this option yields only an economy ticket.
Oh dear- ok thanks for letting me know. Guess I’ll just have to initiate the chargeback as not interested in Y. Good luck to you all!!
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Old Jul 22, 22, 6:36 am
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Hi All,

I have missed this document about the legal forms.

I was advised on 23 June about the cancelation.

I opened up dispute the next day with LATAM via their website, they are yet to respond to this so hopefully this buys me some time?

Can someone please advise how I can join any group effort?
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Old Jul 22, 22, 6:58 am
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Originally Posted by davem4 View Post
Can someone please advise how I can join any group effort?
Group effort to do what?
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Old Jul 22, 22, 7:35 am
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Originally Posted by pmarrsouth View Post
Group effort to do what?
Seems there was a group effort with a lawyer to re-enstate J class flights. Part of the Whattsapp group.
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Old Jul 22, 22, 7:47 am
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Originally Posted by davem4 View Post
Seems there was a group effort with a lawyer to re-enstate J class flights. Part of the Whattsapp group.
Yes, the whatsapp group is active. As per the many posts here about a limited timeframe and advanced notice that it will be closing soon a few days back, it is now closed

Unsure if there are other groups who are trying to do the same. The process laid out, as organized by the lawyers in the whatsapp group, was incredibly simple and cheap

You can fly in Y, get 1 bag, get direct flights and shift you dates by a small margin (some are reporting a few days, others a few weeks) and get 75% downgrade compensation by contacting LATAM directly and mentioning for the agent to look up the notes on the 8th July
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Old Jul 22, 22, 10:30 am
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Great. One of the lawyers just sent an email (in Spanish) with open recipients (no BCC) to clients who filed late recurso claims, from his personal email address, asking them to reply to him on WhatsApp and not use email. Really professional...
He also said people needed an address in Chile. Does anyone know why? That wasn't required for the earlier recursos?
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Old Jul 22, 22, 11:04 am
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Originally Posted by pmarrsouth View Post
Yes, the whatsapp group is active. As per the many posts here about a limited timeframe and advanced notice that it will be closing soon a few days back, it is now closed

Unsure if there are other groups who are trying to do the same. The process laid out, as organized by the lawyers in the whatsapp group, was incredibly simple and cheap

You can fly in Y, get 1 bag, get direct flights and shift you dates by a small margin (some are reporting a few days, others a few weeks) and get 75% downgrade compensation by contacting LATAM directly and mentioning for the agent to look up the notes on the 8th July
So i can fly for $67 ... interesting !
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Old Jul 22, 22, 2:11 pm
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Originally Posted by davem4 View Post
So i can fly for $67 ... interesting !
14 hours straight in economy at the lowest fare bucket, that's how they get their revenge on you for booking this...
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Old Jul 22, 22, 4:11 pm
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Originally Posted by nk15 View Post
14 hours straight in economy at the lowest fare bucket, that's how they get their revenge on you for booking this...
Thousands of people do this daily…

also, a few have reported that they have gotten full Y, which means they have received a free ~$270 payment should they want that
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Old Jul 22, 22, 5:36 pm
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has anyone who contacted the lawyers so far not received a confirmation that their recurso has been filed? today is my last day to file and the lawyers have taken my money but not given me any confirmation.
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Old Jul 22, 22, 6:23 pm
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Originally Posted by vji View Post
has anyone who contacted the lawyers so far not received a confirmation that their recurso has been filed? today is my last day to file and the lawyers have taken my money but not given me any confirmation.
When did you send them the completed pdf? When did pay them? Dates please
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