If I am sued, can they garnish my wages?
Question Details: I did business with someone who sent me money from another state. I sent them the items requested. They kept the items saying they were the wrong items. If I am sued, can they garnish my paycheck or how would they go about getting their money. Also, they are in a different state.
If the other party prevails in the lawsuit, a monetary judgment can be enforced against you with a wage garnishment.
The party suing you is the plaintiff. You are the defendant. The lawsuit can be filed in the state where the defendant resides or in the state where the plaintiff resides or in the state where the transaction that is the subject of the lawsuit occurred.
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