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Leon, Solicitor
Category: Australia Law
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Experience:  BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)
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Credit corp have place a judgment against me for $10 000. I

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Hi Credit corp have place a judgment against me for $10 000 . I have been in touch with there soliciter but no one is giving me any clear answers . I have had the sherif here to see if they could take anything . Can they make me bank rupt or sell my house
JA: Because real estate law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: VIC
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: yes a judgment at court
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: but i wasn't given notice to appear
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Australia Law
Expert:  aminlawfirm replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  aminlawfirm replied 1 month ago.

Was the credit corp loan related to your home?

Expert:  Leon replied 1 month ago.

Good Morning

Yes they can. If they have judgement from the court they can start the bankruptcy process if they want to go down that path or get a possession order to sell the house from the court.

If you wish to stop this and you have a defence and allege you do not owe the money you can go to court and request they set aside the judgement so you can defend their claim.
If not you are best to organise to pay off the debt with them so they do not take it further

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