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Small Claims Advisory

Preliminary Considerations
General Information about small claims court procedure, and things to consider before filing a small claims case.

Filing a Lawsuit
Information on different issues regarding filing a small claims case.

Service of Process
Procedure on serving the lawsuit papers after filing a small claims case.

Responding to a Lawsuit
Discussion of various issues after being served with small claims lawsuit papers.

The Trial
General Information on how to prepare for and present a case during a Small Claims trial.

Information on issues that typically arise after a small claims trial, including how to file an appeal.

California Courts Self-Help Center
This Web site will help you find assistance and information, work better with an attorney, and represent yourself in some legal matters.

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