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You've received a "Notice of Class Action" via email or regular mail. What does this mean, and what do you need to do?
What is a Legal Notice of Class Action Settlement?
All potential class members are entitled to notice of any proposed class action settlement agreement. Here's what the notification should cover, and your options once you receive this legal notice.
Objecting to a Class Action Settlement
If you're a member of the "class", you have the right to be notified of any proposed class action settlement, and you have a right to object to the deal if you think it's unfair or inadequate.
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Before you file a lawsuit, you need to decide a few things about your potential case.
Personal Injury Demand Letter Basics
Settling your dispute may be as easy as writing an effective payment demand letter.
50-State Chart of Small Claims Court Dollar Limits
Find the small claims court dollar limits for any state.
Overview of Small Claims Rules
Find out the small claims court rules for your state
Tips for Success in the Courtroom
Make a good impression on the judge by following a few simple rules.
Learn the basics about arbitration: what it is, when it arises, andhow the process works.
How to Find an Excellent Lawyer
Follow these steps to find a good lawyer to help you with your legal issue.
Legal Aid and Pro Bono Representation and How to Find It
Learn about legal aid and pro bono representation, the difference between them, and how to find free legal aid and pro bono legal services.
Tips on Hiring and Working with Lawyers
So you need a lawyer? Here are some tips that will help you manage the process, from start to finish.
Effects of COVID-19 on Legal Practice: How to Communicate With Your Lawyer
To prevent further spread of COVID-19, many attorneys have sought to minimize in-person contact with existing and potential clients. Fortunately, attorneys are finding ways to implement effective precautions while still providing legal assistance to those who need it.