Massachuesetts small claims, consumers may sue businesses that may have engaged in unfair or deceptive acts or practices against them.
For claims of actual damages under $7,000, a consumer may file a legal action in the Small Claims session of the District Court, Boston Municipal Court, or if the claim involves housing issues, in the housing court Small Claims session.
You can file a small claims at the venue of where the defendant resides, is employeed or does business. For Boston Municipal Court and District Court, you may bring a small claim only in the court that covers the location where either the plaintiff or the defendant lives or has a place of business or employment.
Most small claims courts in Massachuesetts use carbon based forms. Courtlinked.com has all the form necessary to get your small claims filed comprehensively.
A small claim against a landlord arising from the rental of an apartment may also be brought where the apartment is located. You may find it easier to enforce a decision in your favor if you bring your small claim where the defendant lives or works, but you are not required to do so.
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