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Stay or Delay of Court Case (SCRA Protections)

Family Law and the SCRA: How It Works

The SCRA provides special rules to protect a service member from being adversely affected by a court decision while on active duty away from home. more...

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Interactive Form - Motion to Stay Proceedings

You and your family have certain legal protections when you are called into active duty military service. These laws apply to  members of the Armed Forces, Reserves, National Guard and other uniformed services. more...

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Interactive Form - SCRA Letter from Commanding Officer

You and your family have certain legal protections when you are called into active duty military service. These laws apply to members of the Armed Forces, Reserves, National Guard and other uniformed services. more...

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Postponing a Lawsuit Against You

What if I am sued while on active duty? The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA) can provide a 90-day stay (delay) of a civil lawsuit against you. You will need to ask the court for this delay. You may be able to do this with a letter, but you may need to file a form called a Motion for Stay of Proceedings. Click here for an Interactive Sample Form Packet (with motion and letters). What i more...

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Terminating a rental lease at the expiration of a term of service under SCRA

by Capt. Victoria Salibi, Office of the Staff Judge Advocate The Fort Campbell Courier (12/18/2014) The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act provides relief to Soldiers more...

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