Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Liens
How do you place a lien on someone's property who owes you money for storage?
You need to sue them in civil court and win a judgment lien. You need to sue them in civil court and win a judgment lien. You need to sue them in civil court and win a judgment lien. You need to sue them in civil court and win a judgment lien. ...
Asked in Liens, Civil Cases, Deeds and Ownership
Can a lawyer place a lien on your property for legal fees?
Yes, by suing you in civil court and obtaining a judgment lien. Yes, by suing you in civil court and obtaining a judgment lien. Yes, by suing you in civil court and obtaining a judgment lien. Yes, by suing you in civil court and obtaining a judgment lien. ...
Asked in Statutes of Limitations, Los Angeles
What is the statute of limitations on civil judgments in Florida?
The statute of limitations for a civil judgment is 20 years-5 years for a foreign judgment. ...
What will happen if you don't pay the judgment in a civil case?
if you have the ability to do an act required under a judgment then you can be held in civil contempt and actually jailed, however if it is strictly a monetary judgment then you cannot be incarcerated, but your wages can be garnished and your assets seized by the judgment holder. ...
Asked in Statutes of Limitations
If you have a civil money judgment against you in California is there statute of limitations?
Yes, a civil judgment is good for 10 years from the date of the judgement. Once that 10 years is up they can renew the judgment again for another 10 years... After that 10 years its a dead judgment. ...
How do you view a civil judgment against yourself?
Contact the clerk of the court or the court administrator where the judgment was issued and request a copy of the writ of judgment. ...
Asked in Law & Legal Issues, Court Procedure
Can a civil lawsuit result in a garnishment?
A civil suit after a judgment is obtained but not before can definitely result in a garnishment of the judgment debtor's salary. That is one of the most widely used methods of collecting on a judgment when the debtor does not have assets from which to pay the debt. ...
What is vacate garnishment order?
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Asked in Civil Lawsuits
What is a civil judgment release?
A civil judgment release is an acknowledgment by the holder of the judgment that it has been paid in full and may now be removed from the public records as a lien. In New Jersey, when a judgment debtor pays the money owed to the judgment creditor, the judgment is said to be satisfied. The creditor is obligated to give the debtor a document called a Warrant of Satisfaction, which is the same as a release of the judgment. The debtor...
Asked in Credit Reports, Credit
How do you get a civil judgment removed from credit report and how do you fight the debt collector when they told you they would not take you to court but they brought a default judgment against you?
I have a civil judgment against me and the mobile home wasn't in my name. It is showing up on my credit report. How do I dispute it? ...
Can a court act as a collection agency for a third party?
Courts do not collect debt owed when it pertains to a civil judgment. In civil cases the judge orders a judgment to be entered against the debtor, the judgment creditor uses the judgment in whatever manner is allowed by law to collect the debt. Example, the creditor receives a judgment in a civil suit, then files the judgment as a wage garnishment against the debtor, the judge signs the garnishment order and the sheriff or other officer of the court serves the...
Asked in Credit Reports, Debt Collection, Pennsylvania
How can you find out if your civil judgment is not renewable in Pennsylvania?
Contact the clerk of the court or the court administrator where the original judgment writ was issued. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles, Liens
Can you place a lien on a vehicle for non payment?
You need to sue in civil court first and obtain a judgment. Then you can request a judgment lien. ...
Asked in Civil Cases
If a civil suit judgment is against the husband is the wife liable for any of the payment?
A civil suit judgment is against the person who is named in the lawsuit. Unless there are extenuating circumstances, the wife would not be liable for the payment. ...
If a civil court judgment is sold to a collection agency then is it considered unsecured debt?
No, it is still valid and the holder of the judgment writ can enforce it in the manner allowed by the laws of the judgment debtor's state. ...
How can you remove judgments from your credit report?
The credit bureaus and the original creditor that filed the judgment are the only ones that can remove it. You can contact the original creditor and try to negotiate removal of the judgment upon payment. You can also dispute the judgment to the credit bureaus and they have 30 days to verify the judgment or it must be removed from your credit report. ...