Going to Trial in Small Claims Court

This script discusses preparing for and attending your trial in small claims court. Topics include what happens at the settlement conference, preparing your case and any witnesses for the trial, how to present your case to the judge, and alternatives to trial such as mediation.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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August 2017 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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small claims court, settlement conference, trials, presenting your case in court, preparing your witnesses, expert witness, representing yourself, going to court, Dial-A-Law
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