Place a lien on the defendant's property, giving the plaintiff the right to sell the defendant's property to collect the moneyaward. You may request that the court issue a fieri facias (fifa). The fifa, ( roof of your judgment) once issued, places a
lien against the losing party and any property he/she may own;
Garnish the wages or
employer or bank bank deposits.
account of the dfendant The garnish process
in order allows
to seize the defendant's the plaintiff to collect
installment payments on the debt separate garnishment action and pay a
owed bye tdefendant.
The pntiiff must file a
through the magistrate court. where the employer is located.
Garnishmentsfiled Garnishments filed
against wages are filed in the county against a bank account should be filed
bank or the location of other assets, you can file a post judgment interrogatory; or
Hire a collection agency to recover the oney damages owed. costly and are usually based on a percentage of the money collected
These services can from the defendant.
The court awarded my landlord possession of the lot on which my mobile home is located. What will happen?
Under Georgia Law (O.C.G.A. § 44-7-59) af court issues a writ of possession for
tenant must move the same within ten days after the final order isentered. If the tenant does not
do so, the landlord is entitled tohave such transportable housing moved from the property at the
expense of the tenant by a common carrier censed by the Public Ser ice Commission. There
will be a lien upon the mobile home for the movinfees and storage expenses in favor of the
person performing such services. Such a lien may be foreclosedin the same manner as special
liens on personal property. Storage fees are not to exceed $4.00 per day.
Six months into my 12-month lease my landlord evicted me. My landlord is now suing me to collect rent under the lease? Since I was evicted do I owe my landlord rent under the lease?
The general rule is that when a landl evicts a tenant and kes possession of the
premises, the lease is terminated and the landlord does not have the right to claim rent that comes