Riverside, CA asked in Animal / Dog Law and Civil Litigation for California

Q: I won my civil case, what's next?

So after the judge made his judgement. He said my ex had until the end of the month to return my dog. What happen is she doesn't return my dog or what steps can i take to enforce the judgement?

1 Lawyer Answer
Dan Rowan Cortright
Dan Rowan Cortright
Answered
  • Rohnert Park, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: If she does not return your dog, you may apply to the court for an order of contempt (i.e. that she did not comply with the court's order) and serve it on her. There will be additional legal penalties imposed on her for doing so.

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