Glossary

Allegation
An allegation is a formal claim or accusation made against someone.
Fri, 23 Jul, 2021 at 2:29 PM
Reasons to file a Motion to Set Aside Judgement
Mistake, inadvertence, surprise, or excusable neglect of the defendant = the person being sued has a real reason they were unable to respond to th...
Fri, 23 Jul, 2021 at 2:35 PM
Writ of Garnishment
A legal document that notifies the defendant that the court has made an order allowing the plaintiff to seize the defendant's property. This property m...
Fri, 23 Jul, 2021 at 2:23 PM
Plaintiff's claims are barred in whole or in part by the statute of limitations.
Here is a common affirmative defense: Plaintiff's claims are barred in whole or in part by the statute of limitations. It means, the plaintiff shou...
Mon, 13 Dec, 2021 at 5:31 PM
Affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Defendant paid all or part of the debt.
Here's a common affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Defendant paid all or part of the debt. This means y...
Mon, 13 Dec, 2021 at 5:39 PM
Affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Plaintiff does not correctly state the amount owed.
Here's a common affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Plaintiff does not correctly state the amount owed. ...
Mon, 13 Dec, 2021 at 5:41 PM
Affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Defendant never incurred a debt to Plaintiff.
Here's a common affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Defendant never incurred a debt to Plaintiff. This...
Mon, 13 Dec, 2021 at 5:42 PM
Affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Plaintiff breached its contract with Defendant.
Here's a common affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Plaintiff breached its contract with Defendant. This...
Mon, 13 Dec, 2021 at 5:48 PM
Affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Plaintiff harassed Defendant for the debt in violation of the law.
Here's a common affirmative defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because Plaintiff harassed Defendant for the debt in violation o...
Mon, 13 Dec, 2021 at 6:26 PM
Defense: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because of improper service.
Here's a common defense in a civil lawsuit: Plaintiff’s claims are barred in whole or in part because of improper service. This means the plaintiff...
Mon, 13 Dec, 2021 at 6:26 PM