code pleading

Definition of "code pleading"
  1. The method of setting forth claims and defenses by following rules specified in a code, often used in contrast with fact pleading
How to use "code pleading" in a sentence
  1. The attorney followed code pleading practices during the trial.
  2. Code pleading ensures that the parties follow the established rules when presenting their cases.
  3. The defense team started constructing their arguments conforming to code pleading.

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