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Finding Legal Help

You are not required to hire an attorney, but legal matters can be complicated. Consider talking to an attorney to go over your options. See the Finding Legal Help page for information about free and low cost ways to get legal help. 

Como encontrar ayuda legal

Usted no está obligado a contratar un abogado, pero los asuntos legales pueden ser complicados. Considere la posibilidad de hablar con un abogado para hablar de sus opciones. Para información sobre cómo obtener ayuda legal vea nuestra página Como encontrar ayuda legal.

SRPE Rule 10 (Rules of Small Claims Procedure)


Rule 10. Set aside of default judgments and dismissals.
Rule printed on June 1, 2023 at 9:26 am. Go to https://www.utcourts.gov/rules for current rules.
Effective: 5/1/2004

(a) A party may request that the default judgment or dismissal be set aside by filing a motion to set aside within 15 calendar days after entry of the judgment or dismissal. If the court receives a timely motion to set aside the default judgment or dismissal and good cause is shown, the court may grant the motion and reschedule a trial. The court may require the moving party to pay the costs incurred by the other party.

(b) The period for moving to set aside a default judgment or dismissal may be extended by the court for good cause if the motion is made in a reasonable time.

The Utah State Courts mission is to provide the people an open, fair, efficient, and independent system for the advancement of justice under the law.

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