Everybody s Guide to Small Claims Court

Author: Ralph Warner
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413324914
Release Date: 2018-03-10
Genre: Law

Win your small claims case! You don't need a lawyer to win in small claims court. You need to know how to prepare and present your own case. Smart preparation for your day in court can make the difference between receiving a check and writing one. Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court provides the information, tips, and strategies you need to sue someone successfully or put up a winning defense in any state. Find out how to: file and serve papers mediate an out-of-court settlement prepare evidence to support your case decide how much to sue for line up persuasive witnesses present a winning case, and collect money when you win. This edition is completely updated to include the latest procedures and information for small claims courts in every state. Plus, this book includes useful, practical tips by small claims court judges and commissioners who've seen it all. If you are a California resident, check out Everybody's Guide to Small Claims Court in California.

Everybody s Guide to Small Claims Court in California

Author: Cara O'Neill
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413325362
Release Date: 2018-07-10
Genre: Law

Everything you need to win your small claims case in California Smart preparation for your day in small claims court can make the difference between receiving a check for thousands of dollars and writing one. If you’re getting ready to appear before a judge, turn to Everybody’s Guide to Small Claims Court in California. It’s packed with everything you need to know to bring your case—or defend yourself if you’re sued—and win! Find out how to: write a demand letter determine your losses (damages) mediate a settlement file and serve papers gather evidence write your demand letter line up convincing witnesses present your case in court collect money when you win, and understand the appeal process. This edition is updated with the latest California laws and court procedures—features the insights of former judges who presided in small claims cases and advice on completing more than a dozen different court forms.

Everybody s Guide to Small Claims Court in California

Author: Ralph E. Warner
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 0873379403
Release Date: 2003-11-01
Genre: Law

The definitive guide for more than 20 years, this book explains how to present a winning case from start to finish. It illustrates how to:- decide the legitimacy of a case- write a demand letter- file and serve papers- prepare evidence and witnesses for court- argue before a judge- defend a Small Claims case- collect money after winning.Includes down-to-earth examples of the most common Small Claims Court cases.

Everybody s Guide to Small Claims Court in California 16th Edition

Author: Ralph Warner
Publisher:
ISBN: 6610474788
Release Date: 2006
Genre:

Please note that this edition is now out of print and has been replaced by the 17th edition, also available through MyiLibrary ... The definitive guide for more than 20 years, this book explains how to present a winning case from start to finish. It illustrates how to: [ decide the legitimacy of a case[ write a demand letter[ file and serve papers[ prepare evidence and witnesses for court[ argue before a judge[ defend a Small Claims case[ collect money after winning.Includes down-to-earth examples of the most common Small Claims Court cases.

Everybody s Guide to Small Claims Court

Author: Cara O'Neill
Publisher:
ISBN: 1413324908
Release Date: 2018-03-30
Genre: Law

This book provides all the information you need to handle a case in small claim court, including how to evaluate your claim, figure out your best course of action, and represent yourself in small claims court. It provides advice for both plaintiffs and defendants in small claims actions in any state.

Save Your Small Business

Author: Ralph E. Warner
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413310412
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Business & Economics

Written by a business owner who has survived three decades of challenges, this resource provides 12 no-nonsense strategies for small business owners on protecting personal assets from creditors and surviving the current recession.

Manager s Legal Handbook The

Author: Amy DelPo
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413315103
Release Date: 2009-11-23
Genre: Business & Economics

The quick reference to employment law for anyone who oversees workers. Whether you're managing workers or working in the HR department, The Manager's Legal Handbook is the perfect introduction to supervising employees and independent contractors safely and legally. Need some information about overtime? Want some useful ideas on workplace policies? Have a question about trade secrets and need the answer now? This one-of-a-kind book provides everything you need to stay within the bounds of the law, including: frequently asked questions concise articles helpful tips "lessons from the real world" dozens of resources, online and off Designed for managers and supervisors who need answers quickly, as well as professionals pursuing a career in human resources, The Manager's Legal Handbook covers hiring, firing and everything in between. The 5th edition is completely overhauled to provide quick answers to the questions that managers encounter every day. It includes updated 50-state legal charts and new sections on setting pay and communicating with employees.

Nolo s Essential Retirement Tax Guide

Author: Twila Slesnick
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413309126
Release Date: 2008-12-01
Genre: Business & Economics

"When you retire, your taxes, and potential deductions, change considerably. Step-by-step ... [this book] explains all these changes in plain English, and covers the tax considerations of doing volunteer work, increased medical expenses, buying a boat, RV or second home, making charitable donations, paying for a grandchild's education, living off your investments, selling or renting out a home, starting a business, [and] giving financial help to family members. Plus, make sure you don't miss a single deduction with easy-to-use checklists."--Publisher's description.

Retire And Start Your Own Business

Author: Martha Sargent
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413315530
Release Date: 2008-04-29
Genre: Business & Economics

The only book that helps entrepreneurial retirees figure out how to get that dream business up and running! If you plan to retire and start your own business then this one-of-a-kind book is ideal for you. A comprehensive, step-by-step guide, Retire -- And Start Your Own Business is packed with practical, hands-on tools (including a CD-ROM) to help entrepreneurs like you pick and run a perfect business. This book is at the leading edge of the new retirement: more retirees need or want to keep working. It shows you how to: define success for you take stock of your skills and experience work with the time and money you have generate business ideas perform four "reality checks" on your best idea get ready to launch your business understand important legal, financial and tax matters find the best health insurance and more Plus: Retire--And Start Your Own Business provides dozens of exercises that can help you understand exactly what you want from your businesses and your life. The CD-ROM provides Excel spreadsheets, plus additional worksheets and lessons not included in the book. The CD-ROM that accompanies the printed version of this book includes forms or other tools; in this eBook, you'll find all those documents in the appendix or at the back of the book.

Everybody s Guide to Small Claims Court

Author: Ralph E. Warner
Publisher:
ISBN: MINN:31951D02231999T
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Actions and defenses

Provides practical information on preparing a small claims case, including determining the damages, mediating a settlement, preparing for court, and collecting money.

Taking Care of Your Corporation

Author: Anthony Mancuso
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 0873372239
Release Date: 1994-01-01
Genre: Corporate governance

From an attorney and author, a practical workbook for making and documenting important legal, tax, and financial decisions during the life of a corporation--and for protecting the corporation in case of audit. Provides tear-out forms for keeping minutes, arranging meetings, and entering into transactions. Illustrations.

Child custody

Author: Mimi E. Lyster
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: UOM:49015002276492
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Family & Relationships


How to Seal Your Juvenile Criminal Records in California

Author: Warren Siegel
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 0873375661
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Law

A must-have for anyone who has ever been arrested, convicted of a crime or been found delinquent in juvenile court. This book explains what a criminal record is and what harm it can do to future employment, licenses, driving and immigration.

How to Buy a House in California

Author: Ralph E. Warner
Publisher: Nolo
ISBN: 9781413309232
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Business & Economics

This bestseller provides effective strategies for buying a house in California's unique real estate market. Home buyers learn how to: find a house and choose a neighborhood; raise money for a down payment; unearth the best mortgage; take advantage of creative financing techniques, such as private mortgages and probate sales; choose and work with a real estate agent; inspect a house for physical problems and environmental hazards; and make an offer and successfully negotiate a contract go through escrow and take title. It provides detailed advice on how to use the Internet to compare mortgages and apply for a loan, find and screen houses, gather community information and much more. The updated 12th edition reflects the reality of today's buyer's market, including an expanded discussion on what to look out for when buying a foreclosed home. It also includes all the necessary real estate forms and worksheets, including offer forms and disclosure statements.

The Quick Legal Will Book

Author: Denis Clifford
Publisher: NOLO
ISBN: 087337309X
Release Date: 1996
Genre: Wills

Step-by-step instructions for creating a will.