Domesticating Out-of-State Default Judgments in New York

Image of New York City to represent domesticating an out-of-state judgmentAs New York debt collection attorneys, other attorneys and creditors often retain us when domesticating out-of-state judgments in New York. New York draws a large distinction between out-of-state judgments obtained on the merits and those obtained on default.

The court does not ask why the creditor seeks domestication in New York. In most cases, it’s because the judgment debtor maintains assets within New York.

We outlined the process for domesticating a judgment in New York but thought an in-depth discussion might be helpful for the out-of-state practitioner preparing their files for forwarding to domesticate an out-of-state default judgment in New York.

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Do Debt Collection Calls Really Pay Off?

Want to know if debt collection calls really pay off? Ask the Internal Revenue Service.

The IRS often contracts debt collection firms to collect from debtors. Collection firms are allowed to make demands by letter but not over the phone. The IRS thought phone calls would confuse taxpayers — not knowing if the calls were real or part of a scam.

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NY Collection Attorney Offers Top 5 Tips To Increase In-house Collections Next Year

Just think, if more clients paid you in a timely manner what you could do with the money, not to mention the time. Give your business the gift that keeps on giving: Learn the secrets of increasing in-house collections and watch your cash flow grow. Here’s this NY Collection Attorney’s top 5 tips to increase in-house collections. Continue reading “NY Collection Attorney Offers Top 5 Tips To Increase In-house Collections Next Year”

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