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What should i do if im served papers and my name is spelt wrong?

Everett, WA |

I was served small claims court papers but my name was mis spelt can i use that against the court?

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Typically no. Usually, typos, referred to by the court as scrivener's errors, do not affect the legality of the claim.

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Company does not select, screen, approve, endo so long as it is reasonably clear who the intended party was.

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