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how do i stop a 10 day notice of intention to take default

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how do i stop a 10 day notice of intention to take default judgment
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
Thank you for the post, I am happy to assist you by answering your questions. When you say "take default judgment" do you mean obtain a default judgment?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

the city of pittsburgh filied a 10 day notice of intentin to take default judgment against me i need to stop this some i can have a court date

Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
What is the basis of the default judgment?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.


failed to file a complaint in the case

Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
I'm sorry, to be clear, they are filing a default judgment against you based on your failing to file a complaint?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.


they sent me court papers with hearing date did not know i had to respond to this thought i just had to go to court so they filed the 10 day intention papers against me i like to know want to do to stop this and have my court date

Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
Thank you, when they sent you the court papers with the hearing date, did it require you to respond in writing?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.


yes needed to respond in 20 days in writing

Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
ok, are you now able to respond in writing?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.


yes dont know how to respond in writing do i go to court office and file

Expert:  MShore Law replied 5 years ago.
Yes, but the court office would not assist you what words to write, only provide the forms. Are you familiar with legal aid?