Media Contact:
Luis Espinoza
espinl@miamidade.gov
305-375-4610

Miami-Dade County Consumer Protection to host free Small Claims Court Clinic on April 7

MIAMI (March 28, 2016)

The Miami-Dade County Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER), Office of Consumer Protection, will host a free Small Claims Court Clinic at noon, Thursday, April 7, at the Surfside Community Center.
 
The clinic will provide participants with hands-on instruction and assistance in how to file a claim in the County’s Small Claims Court, including a Q&A session.

Small Claims Court is used by individuals who want to address disputes involving $5,000 or less without the costly burden of having to hire an attorney. The Small Claims Court Clinic will be led by an expert from RER’s Office of Consumer Protection.

For questions about this event or for additional information, contact RER’s Office of Consumer Protection at 786-469-2333. Filing instructions and legal forms on “How to File in Small Claims Court” are available in English and Spanish and may be downloaded for free from the Office of Consumer Protection website.

Who:
Miami-Dade County Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources, Office of Consumer Protection
What:
FREE - Small Claims Court Clinic
When:
April 07, 2016 — 12:00 p.m.
Where:
Surfside Community Center – 9301 Collins Ave., Surfside, FL 33154