Thank you for your response.
Something does not make sense here (realize I am at the mercy of only the details you have provided and cannot see the court files or records to see what actually happened and my answer is based only on what you have told me). If they filed a petition to recognize foreign judgment, they could not get a writ of attachment on the FL judgment until the MA court recognized the foreign judgment. Thus, if the FL judgment was not yet recognized the writ of attachment should be invalid and your next step is to not only file your answer to the suit to recognize foreign judgment, but also file a motion to vacate writ of attachment based on the argument that the judgment was not recognized in MA for the MA court to be able to issue a writ to enforce that judgment.
So you have a two step process here in filing both your answer by 20 calendar days of service and also filing a motion to vacate the writ as being entered prematurely before judgment was even recognized.
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