It is that time of year when courts are publishing their proposed amendments, many to come into effect on January 1st. Staying up-to-date with constantly changing court rules is essential. SmartRules guides are always updated with the latest local rule amendments.
A counterclaim is initiated upon service of the pleading containing it. CPLR 203(d). Counterclaims are subject to the same statute of limitations provisions found in Article 2 of the Civil Practice Law and Rules. Notwithstanding the expiration of time under the statute of limitations, if a counterclaim was not time-barred at the time the original complaint was filed, it may be asserted during the pendency of that action. CPLR 203(d).
Electronic filing will be mandatory beginning January 1st in Texas counties with a population of 500,000 or more (Bexar, Collin, Dallas, Denton, El Paso, Fort Bend, Harris, Hidalgo, Tarrant and Travis). eFiling will become mandatory in smaller Texas counties from July 1st, 2014 through July 1st, 2016. See Deadlines By County for more information. … Read more
SmartRules has all the rules of civil procedure for jurisdictions and courthouses in Georgia. When you need to know the local rules in a jurisdiction in another State, you can eliminate the advantage that the local attorney has by reviewing the local rules on SmartRules SmartRules is updated with all of the Georgia Rules of … Read more
Rules of Civil Procedure amendments.
The Pennsylvania Civil Procedural Rules committee has posted proposed amendments
Idaho Rules of Civil Procedure 54(A) and 58(A) amended Jul 1, 2010.
The California Superior Courts will be closed to the public on the third Wednesday of each month due to a mandatory statewide closure.
Use this “At A Glance Guide” to learn the statewide rules of civil procedure applicable to bringing a motion to quash in New York Supreme Court.