Being Sued in Small Claims Court

This script discusses being sued in small claims court. Topics include receiving a notice of claim, ways of responding to the notice of claim, filing a reply, what to do if you are denying the claim, and what happens if the lawsuit proceeds.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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January 2015 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.

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Chinese (simplified) (PDF)
Mandarin (audio/podcast)
Punjabi (PDF)

resource type
small claims court, defending a claim, responding to a notice of claim, filing a reply, counterclaim, consent order, Dial-A-Law
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