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Fight a Summons

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Latest Update: Due to technical difficulties, OATH is not holding hearings Monday, April 12, 2021. OATH is automatically rescheduling all hearings scheduled for Monday, April 12, 2021. Once new hearing dates are assigned, OATH will send a notice of the new hearing date in the mail. You will also be able to check the online Summons Finder to see the new hearing date. IMPORTANT: You will have to contact OATH before the new hearing date using this online form to request a new PIN and instructions for your rescheduled telephonic hearing.


Hearing by Mail

You can fight  your summons by sending the OATH Hearings Division a defense in writing by regular mail.

 

Online Hearing (One-Click Hearing)

You can fight your summons by sending OATH Hearings Division a defense using a simple online form.

 

Hearing by Phone

You can fight your summons by speaking to an OATH Hearing Officer over the phone.