Oh No, Sham Counterclaim!

A tactic used by debtors to intimidate the client from pursuing a valid debt is filing a counterclaim.

A counterclaim is a claim raised by the debtor against the client in the answer to the summons and complaint. It is not necessary that the claim stem from the same transaction that is the basis for the client’s suit. This is NOT a cause for alarm and should not deter most clients from pursuing litigation to collect monies due.  Continue reading “Oh No, Sham Counterclaim!”