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small claim

an action under a specified limit usually with considerably reduced formalities and designed to allow individuals to litigate without a solicitor in simpler cases. There is usually a provision allowing cases to be transferred to the usual or ordinary procedures. Some types of cases maybe reserved. In England there is an arbitration procedure in the County Court. In Scotland there is a special procedure and special forms in the Sheriff Court.
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I allow she has small claims to perfection; but then, I maintain that, if she were more perfect, she would be less interesting.
Just as when inventive power is working with glad ease some small claim on the attention is fully met as if it were only a cranny opened to the sunlight, it was easy now for Dorothea to write her memoranda.
If not, claim for up t o PS5 0 0 0 u n der t he s i m ple c ou r t procedure which replaced small claims.
Focus: Post-Judgment Attorneys Fees National Management, LLC and GB II Properties, LLC, appeal an order of the small claims court awarding $9000 in attorney fees to the Law Office of Arthur Heitzer stemming from its representation of Debra Melton.
Summary: DIFC CourtsAaAaAeA{E Small Claims Tribunal (SCT) is set to give claiman the option to use direct and instant messaging to …
Plaintiffs will have the option to proceed with an action in either small claims or the Court of Queens Bench.
The performance of the region's first Small Claims Tribunal (SCT) was particularly noteworthy in the first six months of 2017, as its case load increased by 90 per cent to 150 (H1 2016: 79 cases), driven by greater awareness, the innovative use of technology, and new partnerships opening access to companies in free zones such as Dubai Multi Commodities Centre (DMCC).
I am still waiting, they have given me no reasons for the delay in paying, so I have now gone to the Small Claims Court.
If you are a senior lawyer looking for something to do, I suggest becoming a volunteer county court small claims mediator.
Code in order to create an "alternative dispute resolution program for copyright small claims, and for other purposes.
The rules and processes at Small Claims Court were designed to be simple and flexible, so that everyday people could have their disputes resolved without hiring lawyers or paralegals.
Summary: Lord McGhie to preside over cases in Small Claims Division