Defenses to the Filing of Foreign Judgments in North Carolina

The Full Faith and Credit Clause of the United States Constitution generally requires that one state recognize and enforce the civil judgments of another. North Carolina, like many states, has adopted the Uniform Enforcement of Foreign Judgments Act (N.C. Gen. Stat. ยงยง 1C-1701 to 1708). The statute creates a relatively efficient method of filing and […]