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Small Claims Court

What to know at each stage of a lawsuit in Small Claims Court.

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Suing someone in Small Claims Court

Suing someone in Small Claims Court

To sue in Small Claims Court, you file a “notice of claim” in court, and then let the party you’re suing know about it. Learn the steps in the process.

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Being sued in Small Claims Court

Being sued in Small Claims Court

If a notice of claim names you as a defendant in a Small Claims Court lawsuit, learn what options you have, how to act on them, and what happens next.

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Going to trial in Small Claims Court

Going to trial in Small Claims Court

At a trial, the parties present evidence and a judge decides the case. If you’re going to trial in Small Claims Court, learn how to prepare and what to expect.

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