Rule 055 -- Pleading and Motions

Rule 55 -- Pleading and Motions

55.01 -- Pleading Required
55.02 -- Caption of Pleading -- What Set Forth
55.03 -- Signing of Pleadings, Motions and Other Papers; Representations to Court; Sanctions
55.04 -- Technical Forms Not Required in Pleading
55.05 -- Pleading Setting Forth Claims for Relief Shall Contain What
55.06 -- Joinder of Claims and Remedies
55.07 -- Defenses -- Form of Denials
55.08 -- Affirmative Defenses
55.09 -- Failure to Deny, Effect
55.10 -- Pleading in Alternative -- Consistency
55.11 -- Averments, How Made
55.12 -- Adoption of Statements By Reference -- Exhibits
55.13 -- Averments as to Capacity or Authority of Parties to Sue or be Sued
55.14 -- Partnership Deemed Confessed, Unless Denied
55.15 -- Particularity Required in All Averments of Fraud or Mistake
55.16 -- Averments and Denial of Conditions Precedent
55.17 -- Official Documents or Acts -- Form of Pleading
55.18 -- Judgments and Decisions -- Form of Pleading
55.19 -- Special and Punitive Damages
55.20 -- Libel and Slander Averments -- Defenses
55.21 -- Pleading a Private Statute or Right Derived Therefrom, and Judicial Notice of Law of Other States
55.22 -- Pleading Written Instrument
55.23 -- Execution of Written Instrument Deemed Confessed -- When
55.24 -- Pleadings, How Construed
55.25 -- Time of Pleading
55.26 -- Motions, Form of
55.27 -- Defenses and Objections -- How Presented -- By Pleading or Motion -- Motion for Judgement on the Pleadings
55.28 -- Evidence on Motions
55.29 -- Place of Hearing and Acts in Chambers
55.30 -- Times and Places for Hearing Motions to be Established -- Submission on Written Statements Without Oral Hearing
55.31 -- Objection That No Demand Has Been Made Not Available, When
55.32 -- Counterclaim and Cross-Claim
55.33 -- Amended and Supplemental Pleadings
55.34 -- Remand of Case Removed to Federal Court