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My brother (Plaintiff) won the default judgment in his civil

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My brother (Plaintiff) won the default judgment in his civil case against one of the parties however, he still needs a few documents from the defendant.How does he proceed to request these documents?
JA: Because laws vary from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?
Customer: New York State.
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: not at the moment. He is Pro Se and wondering how to proceed at this point.
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: That's all I know at the moment.
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What documents does he seek, and, why?

This is not an answer, but an information request. I need this information to answer your question. Please reply, so I can answer your question. Thank you in advance.

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Documents that need to be requested are the financial statements from the defendant and the defendants contract with a municipal corporation. He is trying to find out defendants relationship to the municipal corporation. Does he have to do a subpeona duces tecum or would a request for documents suffice?
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Please just answer the above question if you can and then we can close out the conversation.
Lawyer: Ely, Counselor at Law replied 1 year ago

What would this be for? For purposes of pursing a levy for judgment? Or, is he trying to sue the corporation due to the corporation's relationship with the Defendant?

Was the corporation originally added on as Defendant, or not?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Thank you for your time Ely. Have a wonderful day.Goodbye.
Lawyer: Ely, Counselor at Law replied 1 year ago
Ananstasia,
The purpose of why he wants this dictates HOW he'd do this. For example - is it for purpose of post-judgment collection, or, to seek liability from the corporation? Or, something else?
Also, I'd need to know whether the corporation was already added as a co-Defendant to the original suit, or not.
Civil procedure is very nuanced. There is no one answer for all scenarios. Without this information, your question cannot be answered by anyone.
Good luck.
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