Puerto Rico Collections Questions & Answers

Q: About 2 years ago I won a civil case in Puerto Rico. But I havent received all money. What can i do now?

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Litigation, Criminal Law, Municipal Law and Collections for Puerto Rico on
Answered on Nov 28, 2017
Michael David Siegel's answer
You can docket the judgment from Puerto Rico in New York. You need to get a certified copy from the court there.

Q: How do I collect on a debt for someone who has left Puerto Rico?

1 Answer | Asked in Collections for Puerto Rico on
Answered on Jan 8, 2017
Naomi Jusino's answer
You have to file the claim and notify your summons to the last address known of that person. If you don't know the address you will have to publish the summons via edict.

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