Does it matter where I fill a Small Claim Court document? I now live in NYC but lived in Jacksonville, FL. When I lived in Jacksonville I worked for a company who's headquarters is in Farmington, CT. Do I file in NYC or Jacksonville? the company still owes me money that was approved to be paid to be while I was still employeed. The company is now refusing to pay me.
Country relating to Question: United States
State (if USA): New York
Nothinig yet. I need to know what court i need to fill a claim at first.
Dear JACUSTOMER - I would file in CT where the company is located. You need to sue wherever the defendant is located so NY would not be correct and there's no point in filing in FL since that apparently is just a branch. I would file in the court where the company is headquartered unless this was a franchise operation and in that case you should file in FL.
25 years experience in general law, including real estate, criminal, traffic, and domestic relations
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