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Connecticut. Alleged credit card debt.
I am wishing to not have to counter sue but to go to the scheduled trial tomorrow and and make motion to get paid for my trouble and to close this case with prejudice so that they cannot come back after me again ever fro this debt.
Thank you for your follow-up. Making a motion to dismiss with prejudice is a given here. By seeking to dismiss with prejudice, it would forever close this party from ever bringing this type of suit against you, either with a different attorney or in a different court. As for making a motion to be paid, that is not really a motion you can file separately, you would instead need to pursue a suit for 'wrongful institution of legal proceedings' and through that suit demand compensation based on their frivolous claims against you. But that would be a separate suit.Good luck.
Thank you for your follow-up.To make sure I do not miss anything, I will go line by line with my response.
Since the plaintiff has filed for voluntary dismissal the civil case flow at the court
told me that there is no more trial today and there is no more case agter me to make motion against. Do I just fax them the motion for dismissal with prejudice like I usually do, or do I need to do something different?
Thank you for your follow-up. My apologies on the delay, I was offline in the morning.You asked:
That is all you need to do, you need to request in your motion that it be granted with prejudice based on their own choice to withdraw.
Thank you for your follow-up.Simply showing the facts and showing how you approached your own case is fine. But if you charge for how you beat the collectors and attempt to receive compensation from it would be potentially considered 'unauthorized practice of law' since you are now advising third parties and are potentially providing legal advice. Making that information free is not a violating, but charging for it could be.Good luck.
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