LexisNexis Practice Guide: New Jersey Pleadings
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Unique in the New Jersey market, a one-source solution to virtually every issue related to the commencement of an action in a New Jersey court, including procedurally-driven, "how to" coverage of:
• Drafting and filing complaints
• Service of process
• Responsive pleadings
• Amended and supplemental pleadings
• Motion practice
• Special proceedings
• Summary actions
• Prerogative writs
• And much more
Chapter parts begin with a detailed practice checklist (60 checklists total) defining the essentials of a major task, e.g., "Satisfying Requirements for Issuance of Summons and Service of Summons and Complain" and "Determining Whether Action in Lieu of Prerogative Writs May Be Brought." Checklists capture the essential steps (what, when, how) of each task with cross-references to relevant authority, forms, and discussion of the topic within the chapter itself.
Each Practice Guide chapter combines authoritative legal analysis with an expert author's practical insights that have been distilled from years of litigation practice. New Jersey Pleadings includes more than 175 Practice Tips including Strategic Point, Warning, Timing, and Exception (with easy-to-recognize icons) that transition smoothly from legal analysis to practical application of a point of law.
New Jersey Pleadings includes more than 250 forms references in checklists and in chapter text. Fillable, downloadable forms are included in the online subscription to this product.
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Table of Contents
SUMMARY TABLE OF CONTENTS
Chapter 1 Commencement of Action
Chapter 2 Complaint
Chapter 3 Joinder, Intervention and Interpleader
Chapter 4 Satisfying Requirements for Service
Chapter 5 Responsive Pleadings and Affirmative Defenses
Chapter 6 Filing Motions in Lieu of an Answer and Other Preliminary Motions
Chapter 7 Filing and Serving Amended and Supplemental Pleadings
Chapter 8 Complying with Provisional Remedies, Final Remedies and Special Proceedings Requirements
Chapter 9 Foreclosures of Mortgages, Condominium Association Liens, and Tax Sale Certificates and Public Sale of Property
Chapter 10 Summary Actions
Chapter 11 Actions in Lieu of Prerogative Writs
Chapter 12 Civil Commitment