The Fundamentals of Small Claims Court in California
If you have ever found yourself in Small Claims court, or wondered if Small Claims court is the right way to settle your disputes, this 3-hour course will help you gain a sound foundation about the workings of Small Claims Court in California and how to use the system to resolve disputes.
Registration: To find a course near you and register for the Small Claims - Big Rewards: The Fundamentals of Small Claims Court in California, visit the C.A.R. Education Calendar.
How you will benefit from taking this course:
You will know how to prepare for a Small Claims Court hearing
Easily find online resources and advisors to assist with preparation
Understand the factors that will influence whether to use Small Claims Court
Feel more confident because you will know what to expect
Know how to select the proper Small Claims Court
Follow the relevant time frames for filing and responding to a Small Claims Court action
Understand what the Small Claims Court decision means to you
This course covers:
The history behind the creation of Small Claims Court in California
Types of disputes over which the Small Claims Court has jurisdiction
The Small Claims Court venue rules
Parties who can participate in a Small Claims Court action
Timing of when a Small Claims Court action can be filed
What to expect at a Small Claims Court hearing
The post-decision rights and obligations of the parties to a Small Claims Court action
How to collect on a Small Claims Court judgment
Relevant materials provided by C.A.R.
Who should attend: Brokers, Agents, other Real Estate related service providers and anyone interested in learning about using Small Claims Court to resolve disputes.