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[heading]Oklahoma Small Claims Court[/heading]
Court: Cases are heard in the Small Claims Procedure of the District Court.
Jurisdictional Limit: $6,000.00
Answer Period: Defendant may file an answer up to 72 hours before the hearing date, but only if a counterclaim is being filed. Otherwise, just show up for the hearing.
Attorney Representation: Not permitted in small claims court.
Eviction Cases: Eviction cases cannot be filed in small claims court.
Jury Trial: Jury trials not permitted in small claims court unless the claim or counterclaim is more than $1,500, in which case either party may demand a jury trial at least two business days before the hearing.
Statutes of Limitations (Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 12, § 91 et seq.)
– Written Contract: 5 years
– Oral Contract: 3 years
– Personal Injury: 2 years
– Real Property: 2 years
– Personal Property: 2 years
Forms & Information: Click Here
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