supplemental complaint

supplemental complaint

An additional complaint that either corrects a defect in the original complaint or adds relevant matters that occurred after the action began.

? Generally, a party must obtain the court’s permission to file a supplemental complaint. Fed. R. Civ. P. 15(d). Cf. amended complaint. [Cases: Federal Civil Procedure 864; Pleading 279. C.J.S. Pleading ¡ì¡ì 461, 463¨C464, 466.]


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