Small Claims Court Factsheets: What to Do If You Are Sued in Small Claims Court

This factsheet explores your options if you are being sued in small claims court. Among the options covered are: admitting part or all of the claim, negotiating a settlement, defending the claim, filing a counterclaim, or filing a claim against a "third party."

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produced by
The Law Centre, University of Victoria
produced in
2008
last reviewed
January 2008 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
self-help & forms
tags
small claims court, Small Claims Court Factsheets, court forms, consent orders, reply, counterclaims, application to a judge, application to the registrar, statement of finances, third party notice, settlement, representing yourself