Civil Procedure II outline

Civil Procedure II outline - defendants answer contains a...

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Civil Procedure II Pleadings – Rule 7(a) specifies pleadings that are allowed: Complaint – commences civil action filed by plaintiff and specifies all claims he has against defendant Answer – filed by defendant in which she responds to all plaintiff’s claims and files counterclaims Reply – a plaintiff’s response to a defendant’s answer/ only results when a
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Unformatted text preview: defendants answer contains a counterclaim Complaint Rule 8(a) Requirements: 1. Statement of grounds of SMJ 2. Short/plain statement of the claim 3. Demand for relief Complaint Rule 9(b) Fraud and Mistake Requirements: 1. Fraud must...
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2010 for the course LAW 840 taught by Professor Tim during the Spring '10 term at University of Louisville.

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