Small Claims Small claims actions with monetary claims in the maximum amount of $5,000 (for businesses) and $10,000 (for individuals). The small claims court may ONLY grant judgment for monetary damages. The court may not order the other party to return property or perform any action other than the payment of money.
Civil General civil actions with damage claims in the maximum amount of $100,000. The court does not hear cases involving title to or possession of real property.