A Breach of Contract claim is probably the most common basis for a small claims court case. The “Breach of Contract” claim, also known as a breach of contract “Cause of Action”, is pretty straight forward. But representing yourself in small claims court is never easy. Need good news? With some preparation, you can make a basic plan for your breach of contract case that will increase the chances of winning the court trial. Here are a few self help tips to give you that advantage, in any state.
Consumer law is the one area of law where everyday people are often left to fend for themselves. Sales disputes, rental disputes, and contract breaches all fall into the category of consumer law that you may have to deal with yourself one day.
California’s Department of Consumer Affairs has a ton of great, free, online publications that can be of great help to consumers trying to deal with contractors, auto dealers or landlords.
Got a question about suing your contractor? Landlord keep your security deposit illegally? When can you get your money back form a used car salesman? They have free publications that will help you understand those subjects.