Morristown, NJ asked in Bankruptcy, Civil Litigation, Collections and Small Claims for New Jersey

Q: Post-judgement interest in NJ on Small Claims Court decision has to be explicitly granted?

When judgement is entered in small claims court decision (NJ, less than $3k) - is post-judgement interest automatically applicable if it is not explicitly ordered by judge? I found article that says usually it is automatic per federal standards, but I don't want simply to assume this. Any insights will be greatly appreciated.

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Stuart Nachbar
Stuart Nachbar
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A: Yes it is automatic once judgment is entered

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