If a legal dispute involves more than $15,000, a lawsuit will be filed in a local common pleas court or in federal district court. Lawsuits are expensive, long and often boring. It’s safe to assume that a lawsuit filed in a local common pleas court will take a year to be resolved.
Although anyone can technically sue anybody else for any reason, it’s a complicated process that should be thought over extensively before undertaking. There are several different types of lawsuits involving both individuals and companies, and knowing what to expect from each can be beneficial for all parties involved.