I was taken to small claims court 12/10/15-I agreed I owed the money ($5020.00 W/court costs). On 12/11/15 the plaintiff signed an agreement with me for payments of $25.00 or more weekly until balance is paid. I have sent checks to her every week ...
Show the signed agreement to the Sheriff. That should stall any further demands until they check with your creditor.See question
I’ve been trying to find collection attorneys for days, but all of the collection attorneys I found are “Debt Collection Defense Attorneys”. All the advertisings say: “help you with debt relief”, “stop your wage garnishments”, “prevent your Bank ...
I feel your pain. What the court system forgot is that "money makes the world go 'round" and creditors are meant to felt that they will never receive justice, especially in the Civil Court, Kings County.
You need an attorney that does consumer work. I do not and would not attempt to solicit your business. There are many fine debt collection attorneys in Brooklyn. Some are sole practitioners. Keep hope alive and go find one.
Try Landlord/Tenant instead of Debt Collection for your search.See question
I have read about Warrant of Attachment but in most cases it is regarding child support. But some unaccredited websites state it can also be issued by a judge to recover bad credit card debts, medical debts and any miscellaneous debts. Is this t...
In New York, it is called a Property Execution. The judgment-creditor (or attorney) delivers the execution to the Sheriff together with the Sheriff's fees.
Any property belonging to the judgment-debtor that is not exempt from attachment under CPLR Article 52 is fair game for levy and public sale.See question
I'm from New York and I had surgery about a year ago , conducted by a doctor within network but I'm not sure if the Anesthesiology (suing doctor) was within my insurance network . I'm assuming that my insurance partially pay for this bill because...
You should contact your insurance company about the bill. When you received the Statement of Charges from the insurance company showing the charge wasn't covered, did you dispute it within their rules? If not, you may be precluded from raising the issue now.See question
I have 2 sole bank accounts. Will the prosecutors go after my money if he will have to pay a penalty? What about our joint house? Should I get divorce to secure my assets?
If you are not named as a defendant in the lawsuit, your personal assets can not be taken from you without a further Order of the Court. Jointly owned assets, like a bank account you share with your husband, are presumed owned as half his and half yours. If you can prove that you put all the money into the account, your account should not be at risk since the money is all yours to start with.
Your house, if jointly owned as husband & wife, is probably not at risk for a number of reasons. Please don't divorce your husband without a better reason!See question
A credit card account with Hudson Valley Credit Union was used in court in 9/2004 to generate a ruling against me. I was never contacted about this matter by Hudson Valley Credit Union or by their legal representation. I found out about the cour...
If you found out about the judgment in 2009, you may be precluded from making a motion to vacate the judgment under NY law. It has been over one year since you became aware of the entry of judgment. If you chose not to do anything about it for three years, the Court may not look favorably on an application to vacate the judgment based upon excusable default or lack of notice of the suit.
Do you have a defense to the claim? Your post doesn't indicate a reason why you don't owe money on the credit card. If you don't have a meritorious defense, the question the Judge asks her/himself is: why bother vacating the judgment if the defendant owes the money anyway?"See question
An ex-boyfriend of mine, who was listed as a secondary on an Ashley Furniture account I opened in 2008/9, charged $5k+ on the card in Oct/Nov 2010 without my knowledge. At the time we were still in a relationship but he was residing in TX, and I i...
You might consider suing him in New York for contribution, then sending the judgment down to Texas for enforcement. Down there the State permits generous exemptions to enforcement but it is not impossible.
Any judgment in your favor will impact his credit score there. Even if you don't collect on the judgment, he will have a lasting memory of your relationship...See question
I received a summons from a debt collection company for a car loan that was not paid in full by the primary ownersigner. I the cosigner received the summons on July 15, 2011. the summons was filed on April 11, 2011 at the Hauppague District Court....
Make a decision whether you want to settle now or later. If you settle now, you will probably be able to negotiate a better number. If you make the creditor spend more in attorney fees to process the case, they will surely add the additional fees onto the deal.
If you can't reach any settlement with the creditor, you should file an Answer. When you do, they will probably move for summary judgment against you based upon the Note and Guaranty. I would.See question
ISSUE IS: I have not received a summons, but an attorney's ad that was mailed to me, which got my attention to check to see what "lawsuit" they were referring to. Long story short, I found my name listed as defendant in a Suffolk County district ...
You didn't say you didn't owe the money. Why don't you just pay it?See question
Amount is around 2500.00
Of course a payment arrangement can be made. You need to contact the attorney for the creditor or the creditor him/herself.
Any arrangement you reach should be reduced to writing so that each party knows what the expect and what will happen if you don't pay as agreed.See question