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1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Real Estate Law and Small Claims for Arizona on
Q: i filed a complaint in az to the housing dept for mobile homes and the legal paper the housing dept uses was short.

the respondent answered with a motion to dismiss. is it too late to put in my disclosure

Peter H. Westby
Peter H. Westby answered on Feb 26, 2018

So long as your case is still pending it is never too late to correct any errors or disclosure issues and you should do so as soon as possible. You may also want to consider obtaining professional help to respond to the motion to dismiss. Correcting deficiencies and providing disclosure materials... Read more »

1 Answer | Asked in Consumer Law, Small Claims and Contracts for Arizona on
Q: My mom was tricked into buying overpriced collectible coins. What laws can I sue under?

They convinced us that bullion would be confiscated and then told us the coins they were selling us were worth $2000 each but they're only worth about $1300. She paid $2020 each. She bought 7. I want to sue but need advice as to which laws were violated.

Tevis Steven Reich
Tevis Steven Reich answered on Mar 2, 2017

She may have a claim for fraud, fraudulent inducement, material misrepresentation. There are multiple consumer protection laws that may also be applicable. An attorney in your area should be able to help you.

1 Answer | Asked in Small Claims for Arizona on
Q: Is the rumor that small claims court will be raising their max. recovery amount, true ??
Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Feb 6, 2016

The amounts change from time to time. It is up to the legislature.

1 Answer | Asked in Small Claims for Arizona on
Q: our seller took the refrigerator that was checked on the contract to convey

how do I file a claim in small claims court and how long do I have

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on Jan 27, 2016

Small claims court should have self-help forms.

Please Take Notice: I am not your lawyer unless we enter into an engagement agreement in writing. This is only general information. It is NOT legal advice, and it may not work for your specific situation. It is impossible to evaluate a legal...
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Q: What is the statue for Arizona for having to file against both spouses in small claims.
Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on May 30, 2015

Generally speaking, Arizona is a community property state so spouses can be liable for each other's debts.

1 Answer | Asked in Small Claims for Arizona on
Q: small claims question

an ex of mine has destroyed over $500.00 worth of my belongings:mostly electronics: my iphone5, and my less-than-6-months-old-28inch Vizio smart tv. he doesnt have much money ( like myself) but i know what he did was wrong and i want to know how to get him to reimburse me for these items via small... Read more »

Adam Studnicki
Adam Studnicki answered on May 29, 2015

Do a search for small claims court online or go in person. Small claims is meant for people who are not represented. They should have self-help forms at the court or online. Be well.

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