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).
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Use this “At A Glance Guide” to learn the statewide rules of civil procedure (Illinois Compiled Statutes and Illinois Supreme Court Rules) applicable to noticing a deposition in Illinois Circuit Court. For more detailed information, including local rules, on noticing a deposition in a specific Illinois Circuit Court, please see the SmartRules Illinois Circuit Court Notice of Deposition Guide for the court where your action is pending. Courts … Read more
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Effective July 1, 2009, the following Santa Clara County Superior Court local rules will be amended:
Rule 2, Alternative Dispute Resolution; and
Effective July 1, 2009, the following San Bernardino County Superior Court local rules will be amended:
133, Trial Jury Venires;
Effective July 1, 2009, the following Riverside County Superior Court local rules will be amended: 1.0015, Designation of Branch, 1.0091, Direct Fax Filing,