My small claim court decided & judgment debtor after few months payment , he stoped to pay Pls advise me what form should I used

Asked almost 2 years ago - Van Nuys, CA

My small claim court decided & judgment debtor after few months payment , he stoped to pay Pls advise me what form should I used ??please advise me what should I do ? and which form used to make him pay the rest of payment ?
Thank you,

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  1. Nicholas Basil Spirtos

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    Answered . There is no form to force him to continue paying. You will have to take steps to enforce the judgment. You can try and get a bank levy, a wage garnishment, bring him in for a judgment debtor exam. There are forms for those enforcement methods available online.

  2. Edna Carroll Straus

    Contributor Level 20

    Answered . You don't say if this was a regular judgment (after hearing) or a mediated/stipulated outcome. If it was stipulated you will have to get a judgment before you can attempt to collect, which slows the process down.

    There are a number if website which can help you with this effort. My favorite is the one below. Collection is difficult UNLESS you kept a copy of a check-- if you did, you can levy in the bank account fairly easily. It is SLOW, so be patient.

    Ms. Straus (aka Carroll) may be reached at 800-400-8978 during regular business hours, Pacific Time, or anytime by... more

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