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Small Claims Demand Letter

Small Claims Demand Letter

Michael David December 15, 2012 0

This article explains how to draft a small claims demand letter, and includes a sample document. This is a must-read if you are thinking about pursuing a small claims court case.

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Alabama Small Claims Court

Alabama Small Claims Court

Michael David December 22, 2008 1

What follows is a brief but informative summary of rules, procedures, and filings requirements for small claims court in Alabama. Keep in mind that rules and laws change. It’s always a good idea to

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Small Claims Court: How to Win

Small Claims Court: How to Win

Michael David November 23, 2008 0

Small claims courts are courts of limited monetary jurisdiction that are utilized for the resolution of smaller disputes. The monetary limit in small claims courts varies by state. On the low end, Massachusetts allows

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Michigan Small Claims Limit

Michigan Small Claims Limit

Michael David May 10, 2008 0

All small claims courts have a jurisdictional limit–a maximum amount of money that can be awarded upon a successful suit. The Michigan Small Claims Court limit is $3,000. Want to learn how to Dominate

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Small Claims Court | Statute of Limitations

Small Claims Court | Statute of Limitations

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

All civil claims which arise in small claims court will be subject to some statute of limitations. A statute of limitations is a law that dictates the number of years in which a claim

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Small Claims Court: Researching the Likelihood of Recovery

Small Claims Court: Researching the Likelihood of Recovery

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

Now you must turn to the question of whether a judgment can ever be collected from the defendant. If the defendant does not pay a judgment voluntarily, the plaintiff is then forced to resort

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Small Claims Court: Personal Jurisdiction

Small Claims Court: Personal Jurisdiction

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

Personal jurisdiction refers to the ability and authority of a court in a state to have jurisdiction over the parties to a dispute. Personal jurisdiction operates on a state-by-state basis. So, if any court

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Small Claims Court – Negligence & Cars

Small Claims Court – Negligence & Cars

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

How To Prepare a Plaintiff’s Case for Negligence Your task as a plaintiff in a negligence case is quite simply to prove all of the elements of your case and to secure all damages

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Small Claims Court: Evaluating Your Case

Small Claims Court: Evaluating Your Case

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

Be careful: the evaluation of a case is where most people make their greatest error. When you misjudge your case, you run terrible risks. You might miss an offer for settlement or resolution, or

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Small Claims Court: Draft and File the Complaint

Small Claims Court: Draft and File the Complaint

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

Your lawsuit officially begins when you prepare and deliver to the small claims clerk a small claims complaint. A complaint is a legal document in which you state the names of the parties, the

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Small Claims Court: the Counterclaim

Small Claims Court: the Counterclaim

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

A defendant has a very powerful tool in his or her arsenal: the counterclaim. A counterclaim is just as it sounds; it is a claim by the defendant against the plaintiff that is filed

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Small Claims Court – Contracts & Collecting Debts

Small Claims Court – Contracts & Collecting Debts

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

Contract disputes appear frequently in small claims court. Many small businesspersons or consumers find themselves in small claims court eventually. Let’s examine how to pursue and how to defend a contract dispute in small

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Wyoming Small Claims Court

Wyoming Small Claims Court

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

What follows is a brief but informative summary of rules, procedures, and filings requirements for small claims court in Wyoming. Keep in mind that rules and laws change. It’s always a good idea to

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West Virginia Small Claims Court

West Virginia Small Claims Court

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

What follows is a brief but informative summary of rules, procedures, and filings requirements for small claims court in West Virginia. Keep in mind that rules and laws change. It’ s always a good

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Wisconsin Small Claims Court

Wisconsin Small Claims Court

Michael David April 23, 2008 0

What follows is a brief but informative summary of rules, procedures, and filings requirements for small claims court in Wisconsin. Keep in mind that rules and laws change. It’s always a good idea to

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