Small-claims court has jurisdiction over civil cases that rise between private litigants. The rules vary from state to state, but there is usually a monetary limit from $2,500 - $25,000 because small-claims courts don’t involve large amounts of money. They are mainly for the collection of small debts and for evictions and other problems between tenants and landlords. People who sue in a small-claims court generally waive the right to claim more that the court can award. Most people try to settle their disputes in other ways, outside of court, before filing a case. For example, arbitration by a third party is often used. However, the decision of an arbitrator cannot be appealed but a small-claims judgment can. In most small-claims courts, the first step is for the person to write a demand letter for the amount that is owed.
Reinstatement letters are written for several reasons, including when an employee wants to be reinstated to a job or when a student wants to be reinstated for financial aid that they lost for some reason. This type of letter usually accompanies a reinstatement form that has most of the details, so the letter need not be long.
There are many reasons why someone may not be able to pay their debts. If this is the case, it is in their best interests to send a debt relief request letter to their creditors as soon as they realize they will not be making payments. Many creditors appreciate an honest and timely declaration from a borrower and will be willing to work with the individual to find a solution to their debt.
A confidentiality agreement letter is a powerful legal document used by companies, inventors and others to protect their intellectual property. Without such a document many inventors lose rights to their innovation and more than one company has seen its precious trade secrets become part of the public domain. Accordingly, having a confidentiality agreement letter in place protects valuable information, and it is an indispensable part of doing business
An internship cover letter will be sent along with a resume when someone wants to apply for an intern position in a company or institution. A cover letter will help the applicant be noticed by the company, and is a way to express enthusiasm and mention personal qualifications that may not be in a formal resume. It’s always a good idea to send a formal letter through the mail, because the resume should be attached, and many people do not like to open attachments in emails from people they don’t know.
There are not very many foundations that give personal grants, and the ones that do have very specific criteria that must be met in order for them to award a personal grant request. Before starting the process of writing a personal grant request letter, the applicant should do some research on the foundations and institutions they plan to approach to learn their specific criteria. The first rule of grant application is a person should only apply if they qualify