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New Maine Collections And Debt Legal Questions & Answers

Can I get sued if I never get served papers?

The process server could leave the papers with a family member at your residence …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

Can the Department of Human Services place past due child support on a credit report if it was never late?

The problem with credit reports are there is really not a lot of leeway …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

How to sue for money owed to me that exceeds the allowable amount in small claims court?

If you can't sue them in small claims court, sue them in the "regular" …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 8 years ago

CanIi go to jail on a civil matter?

Contempt is a willful disregard or disobedience of a court order.  Yes, you can …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago

Will a disclosure hearing for a debt judgement be terminated if I am unemployed?

1) If you don't get to the hearing, you will lose by default. Borrow …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 years ago