I hired a company at there Nassau county office and I also live in Nassau county. A debt lawsuit has been filed against me in Suffolk county where they also have another office. Are they supposed to file in Nassau county where they were hired and where I live? Or do I have to fight this in another county?
You can ask the Suffolk court to move it. Also this may be an fdcpa violas see a consumer lawyer near you
The laws in Nassau county and Suffolk county are substantially the same. THIS IS NOT LEGAL ADVICE! YOU NEED TO SPEAK TO AN ATTORNEY WHO IS LICENSED IN YOUR STATE FOR LEGAL ADVICE. This is merely suggestions for you to think about in discussing your situation with the local attorney.
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The short answer is that it was probably permissible to file in Suffolk, but you can ask to move it.
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