My ex and I split while renting an apartment which I had paid for the deposit, with a friend present I stated that if she wanted to end the relationship, I would want her to repay the security deposit, the rent that had just been paid in full by me, and $500 for the car she had already agreed to repay me for. She said I would get my money and our mutual acquaintance told me if needed he would write a testimony letter. She paid a total of $160 which I have text messages of her last payment and has since cut off contact after I brought up the fact that she still owes me money. This has been apx 14 months since last payment, and 6 months since contact was cut. I do not even know her current address.
I realize this would be a small claims court matter with the amount in question.
Since there was no timeframe stated, do I have a case?
If you don't know her address and can't find her to serve her with a Small Claims lawsuit, it might not matter if you have a case or not. Maybe you know where she works and could serve her there?
In WI you have 6 years from the date of breach to sue for breach of an oral contract.
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