Videos with General Information about Small Claims Courts
Small claims courts are divisions of the superior courts that handle cases where people are asking for $7,500 or less. They are designed to be simple, quick, and less costly than regular civil lawsuits. However, for people who have never been to court they may be confusing.
In this section there is a short video with general information about how California’s Small Claims courts work.
It is hoped that these videos will help you understand how the court can help you.