Can 2 people be garnished at the same time?

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Can 2 people be garnished at the same time?

I have a judgement with 2 people named on it. Can I garnish both defendates at the same time?

Asked on May 7, 2012 under Real Estate Law, Oregon

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S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 9 years ago | Contributor

Your state may have rules regarding the amount of time you have to wait after obtaining a judgment before filing the wage garnishment.  You can file wage garnishments against both defendants, but they should be filed separately because each defendant has a different income, employer, etc.


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