Small Claims Information And Complaint Form
Small Claims Information And Complaint Form. This is a Ohio form and can be use in Elyria City (Municipal Court).
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SMALL CLAIMS FORM INSTRUCTIONS 1. Small Claims may be filed for money only. 2. The following actions be filed in small claims court: libel, slander, replevin, malicious prosecution, abuse of process; or as assignee or agent except for recovery of taxes by a political subdivision; or actions for the recover of punitive or exemplary damages. 3. If you are filing a complaint you are the plaintiff. Enter the date on the appropriate line. Enter your information under plaintiff. Enter additional plaintiff. If more than three (3) attach a separate page. 4. The person or company you are suing is the defendant. Enter all information for each defendant. Indicate the military status of each defendant. If more than three (3) attach a separate page. 5. State your claim in clear, concise, nontechnical terms. State the dollar amount of your claim. State the interest rate and date of interest. 6. a. b. 7. You may personally deliver it to the Clerk of Court’s Office . (DO NOT SIGN IT IN ADVANCE) You may mail it after having it notarized by a Notary Public or other person authorized to administer oaths. Mail or deliver your complaint with the required filing fee to: Office of: Eric J. Rothgery Clerk of Elyria Municipal Court 328 Broad Street Elyria, OH 44035 Filing fee: 8. One defendant Additional defendants $60.00 $ 6.00 each Your hearing will be scheduled not sooner than fifteen (15) days nor more than forty-five (45) days from the date of filing of your complaint. You will be notified of your hearing date. All small claims hearings are held in the lower level of the Municipal Court located at 328 Broad Street, Elyria, Ohio. Serving the Cities of Elyria and North Ridgeville - Villages of Grafton and Lagrange - Townships of Carlisle, Columbia, Eaton, Elyria, Grafton and Lagrange American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkflow.com ELYRIA MUNICIPAL COURT - SMALL CLAIMS INFORMATION AND COMPLAINT FORM Deliver or Mail to: Filing Fee: One Defendant $60.00 Additional Defendants: 6.00 ea (Fee must accompany filing) Clerk of Elyria Municipal Court Civil Division 328 Broad Street Elyria, OH 44035 Case Number: _______________________ Date: ________________________ (Assigned by the Clerk’s Office) Identify any Defendants presently in the Military Service of the United States Plaintiff (1) Defendant (1) Address Address City, State, Zip _ City, State, Zip Telephone No. Telephone No. _ Military Service Plaintiff (2) Address City, State, Zip City, State, Zip Telephone No. No Defendant (2) Address Yes Telephone No. _ Military Service Plaintiff (3) Address City, State, Zip City, State, Zip Telephone No. No Defendant (3) Address Yes Telephone No. Military Service Yes No COMPLAINT State your claim in clear, concise, non-technical terms (use additional paper if needed) AMOUNT OF CLAIM: $_________, with interest at the rate of ______% from ____________ plus court costs. (Cannot exceed $3,000.00) The above complaint is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. _____________________________________________________ (Signature of plaintiff or plaintiff’s attorney) Sworn to and subscribed before me this _____day of ____________, 20_____. _____________________________________________ REV. 10/01 (Clerk, Deputy Clerk, Notary Public, Attorney-at-Law) This form and other forms available on our website at www.elyriamunicourt.org American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkflow.com