Filed MTC and now have a hearing date.

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I filed an MTC in place of an answer in Santa Clara county, CA. I now have a hearing date titled: Petition Compel Arbitration.

What should I prepare for the hearing? Do I need to make my case to arbitrate or is it just matter of showing up to hear the ruling?



1. Who is the named plaintiff in the suit? Michael S. Hunt

2. What is the name of the law firm handling the suit? (should be listed at the top of the complaint.) Hunt and Henriques

3. How much are you being sued for? $6000

4. Who is the original creditor? (if not the Plaintiff) Caesars Rewards/ Comenity Bank

5. How do you know you are being sued? (You were served, right?) Yes. I was served.

6. How were you served? (Mail, In person, Notice on door) By mail


7. Was the service legal as required by your state? Yes. It appears that I was served legally.

8. What was your correspondence (if any) with the people suing you before you think you were being sued? None.

9. What state and county do you live in? CA, Santa Clara County

10. When is the last time you paid on this account? (looking to establish if you are outside of the statute of limitations) 3/2018

11. When did you open the account (looking to establish what card agreement may be applicable)? 2016

12. What is the SOL on the debt?: 

13. What is the status of your case?  Arbitration Petition Hearing Scheduled.

14. Have you disputed the debt with the credit bureaus (both the original creditor and the collection agency?) No.

15. Did you request debt validation before the suit was filed?  No.

16. How long do you have to respond to the suit? Already filed first response with MTC.

17. What evidence did they send with the summons? An affidavit? Statements from the OC? Contract? Statement from Caesars Rewards/Comenity.

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