Hello, You answered my question on Jan 23 regarding warning order. I have a follow up question. Now the warning order attorney failed to contact the defendant and she filed report back to court after 50 days. The next step is to get default judgement to my understanding. Does the default judgement go through the same process of providing proof and asking for witness? Also, is it only a judge trial? We asked for jury trial at the filing. But it seems judge trial is more appropriate at this time. Is it true? By the way, what if the defendant later say he has been sick(provide doctor proof) or out of town so that he cannot be served etc.
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Thanks. Should the plaintiff specifies the exact compensation he is looking for? If so, he needs to have calculation of damage. What about punitive compensation since the plaintiff is complaint for 1) breach of contract and
mis-represention of earning; 2) fraud. If fraud charge is granted, can the damage be doubled or tripled?
Finally, is the defendant's option at appeal court?
If the defendant goes appeal court, will the plaintiff has to wait for the outcome of the appeal court to seize defendant's asset? If so, the defendant may buy more time to liquidize his asset and run away.
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