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I mean that someone will hand you the documents that have been filed, once they have been filed. The person will come to your place of work or your home and hand you the documents and say Youve been served. That means you now have notice the lawsuit has been filed.Yes, your witnesses come to the court room with you and no permission is needed. You can ask the Plaintiff or attorney anything you want to ask them as they can do the same and ask you anything.There is no proof that you did or did not pay her. That means that it will come down to your word against hers and the court will decide who is telling the truth.You may file a Motion to Dismiss the lawsuit, once you are served, Respond in writing to the allegations and then request a Dismissal for lack of merit based on no evidence.
Ok. So you can Respond to the allegations - Denying all that is not accurate and then at the end of that you can request that the matter be Dismissed because of lack of merit and no evidence.The value of your business does not play into this at all and that is why I have not addressed that previously when you asked.You do not have to file any testimony from your cook at this time. If the matter is not dismissed then you will get a court date and you can bring your cook and any other witness with you at that time.
Yes, your percentages would go up to about 85 percent for dimissal with a skiled attorney.I understand what your concerns are. But with an agreement for a settlement you can also include a Non Disclosure clause and that means she can never reveal anything about the settlement.
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