Grants Pass, OR asked in Civil Litigation and Contracts for Oregon

Q: Circuit Court Contract and Torte

I recieved a summons from a debt collection lawyer for OR21.160(1)(a) Mandatory arbitration l. breach of contract 2. Account Stated 3. Quantum Merit

Can I file a motion to dismiss with prejudice including all of the questions answered? Summons said I need to file a "motion" or "answer" within 30 days Thank you.

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Daniel DiCicco
Daniel DiCicco
  • Licensed in Oregon

A: It is unlikely that a motion to dismiss would be successful at this early stage unless you have incredible facts on your side. The proper thing to do is file an "answer" and start working through the court system. Failure to file an answer (or a motion to dismiss) can cause you to lose automatically in a default.

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