What does NOTICE OF VOLUNTARY DISMISSAL means in a credit card suit ?

Asked almost 2 years ago - Bartow, FL

i was sued by chase for a credit card balance

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  1. Richard Allan Heller

    Contributor Level 13


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    Answered . It means that for whatever reason, they have decided not to pursue this matter at this time. However, because it is a voluntary dismissal, they may be able to refile it again. If you have received a discharge in bankruptcy, or are to receive one, they probably would not refile as it would be a violation of the bankruptcy discharge.

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  2. Galen J Criscione

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    Answered . It means they dismissed your case. This is good for you.

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  3. William Joseph Kopp Jr.

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    Answered . They just stopped this suit. They could come back, but right now they don't want to pay their lawyer (if he is set up at an hourly rate) either because the case isn't perfect or they don't think they can get anything from you at the moment.

  4. Michael Avanesian


    Contributor Level 16


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    Answered . I agree, it sounds like they decided it was not worth going after.

    The above is general legal and business analysis. It is not "legal advise" but analysis, and different lawyers may... more

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