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Civil Practice – Pleadings – Amendment – Relation Back – Complaint Verification – Rule 11 – First Impression (access required)

Estate of Livesay v. Livesay Forty-two days after the complaint and summonses had been issued - but before any responsive pleadings had been filed - plaintiff’s counsel discovered that the complaint had not been signed or verified. Counsel quickly filed an amended, signed complaint. Pursuant to N.C. R. Civ. P. 11 and 15, the trial court had subject matter jurisdiction over the complaint.

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