Can I settle my debt out of court and get the lawsuit dismissed?
2 attorney answers
Of course. You can always settle .. When you do, make sure that your receive a dismissal with prejudice of the law suit to be filed with the court; and a release of the claims against you.
Never ignore a Summons and Complaint, you always need to file an Answer and if applicable, affirmative defenses and counterclaims. 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. Good luck.
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