Motion practice under Fed. R. Civ. P 12. This lesson explores the range of motions available under Rule 12 and the consequences of omitting a Rule 12 defense from pleadings or motions.
On completion of the lesson, the student will be able to:
1. Explain the nature of the defenses that can be raised in a Rule 12 motion.
2. Explain the appropriate motion for each defense, and the consequence of omitting certain defenses from a motion or pleading.