The People's Law School: Navigating Small Claims Court (Pro Se Litigation)

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Presenters include Ted Hobson of the Attorney General’s Office, Jean Murray of Vermont Legal Aid, and attorney Tom Nuovo, who frequently serves as a Small Claims Court judge. Small claims is supposed to be the user-friendly court. This session helps people learn how to navigate the Small Claims Court system, including preparing, filing, negotiating and trying a case, and learn about defending a creditor claim in Small Claims Court. The three presenters, who are experienced lawyers, take us through the steps of preparing and presenting a case in Small Claims Court.

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1 Monday May 17, 2021 at 10:00 PM
2 Tuesday May 18, 2021 at 3:00 AM
3 Tuesday May 18, 2021 at 9:00 AM
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