La Crosse, WI asked in Civil Litigation for Wisconsin

Q: How do I get a satisfaction letter from a plaintiff that is no longer in business???

Small Claims case from 2001 - Claim was reopened in 2010 and filed only. Talked to other party on claim and he was garnished his full amount. According to clerk of courts, we need a satisfaction letter from the plaintiff, but the plaintiff is no longer in business and unable to contact. How do I get this satisfied????

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Nathan DeLadurantey
Nathan DeLadurantey
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  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Licensed in Wisconsin

A: You're going to need to file a motion with the court. You will need to explain (and show) how the plaintiff is no longer in business and that the judgment should be listed as satisfied. You may want to retain a lawyer to help you, as you are going to need to file a number of different documents with the court.

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