Summons Civil Form. This is a Connecticut form and can be use in Civil Statewide.
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Instructions 1. Type or print legibly; sign summons. 2. Prepare or photocopy a summons for each defendant. 3. Attach the original summons to the original complaint, and attach a copy of the summons to each copy of the complaint. Also, if there are more than 2 plaintiffs or more than 4 defendants prepare form JD-CV-2 and attach it to the original and all copies of the complaint. 4. After service has been made by a proper officer, file original papers and officer's return with the clerk of court. 5. The party recognized to pay costs must appear personally before the authority taking the recognizance. 6. Do not use this form for the following actions: (d) Probate appeals. (e) Administrative appeals. (f) Proceedings pertaining to arbitration. (g) Any actions or proceedings in which an attachment, garnishment or replevy is sought. (a) Family matters (for example divorce, child support, custody, paternity, and visitation matters). (b) Summary process actions. (c) Applications for change of name. Case Type Codes Major Description Codes Major/ Minor Contracts C 00 Construction - All other C 10 Construction - State and Local C 20 Minor Description Major Description Codes Major/ Minor Minor Description Defective Premises - Private - Snow or Ice T 03 Defective Premises - Private - Other Insurance Policy T 11 Defective Premises - Public - Snow or Ice C 30 Specific Performance T 12 Defective Premises - Public - Other C 40 Collections T 20 Products Liability - Other than Vehicular C 90 All other T 28 Malpractice - Medical E 00 State Highway Condemnation T 29 Malpractice - Legal Redevelopment Condemnation T 30 Malpractice - All other Other State or Municipal Agencies T 40 Assault and Battery Public Utilities & Gas Transmission Companies T 50 Defamation All other T 61 Animals - Dog T 69 Animals - Other Injunction T 70 False Arrest M 10 Receivership T 71 Fire Damage M 20 Mandamus T 90 All other M 30 Habeas Corpus (extradition, release from Penal Institution) V 01 Motor Vehicles* - Driver and/or Passenger(s) vs. Driver(s) M 40 Arbitration V 04 Motor Vehicles* - Pedestrian vs. Driver M 50 Declaratory Judgment V 05 Motor Vehicles* - Property Damage only M 63 Bar Discipline V 06 Motor Vehicle* - Products Liability Including Warranty M 66 Eminent Domain T 02 Department of Labor Unemployment Compensation Enforcement V 09 Motor Vehicle* - All other V 10 Boats V 20 Airplanes V 30 Railroads Snowmobiles All other E 10 E 20 E 30 E 90 Miscellaneous M 00 Torts (Other than Vehicular) Vehicular Torts M 68 Bar Discipline - Inactive Status M 80 Foreign Civil Judgments - C.G.S. 52-604 & C.G.S. 50a-30 M 82 M 83 Small Claims Transfer to Regular Docket V 90 M 84 Foreign Protective Order M 90 All other P 00 Foreclosure P 10 Partition P 20 Quiet Title/Discharge of Mortgage or Lien P 30 Asset Forfeiture P 90 Property Housing Civil Matters V 40 All other *Motor Vehicles include cars, trucks, motorcycles, and motor scooters. Wills, Estates and Trusts JD-CV-1 Rev. 6-11 (Page 2 of 2) W 10 Construction of Wills and Trusts W 90 All other American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com SUMMONS - CIVIL STATE OF CONNECTICUT JD-CV-1 Rev. 6-11 C.G.S. §§ 51-346, 51-347, 51-349, 51-350, 52-45a, 52-48, 52-259, P.B. Secs. 3-1 through 3-21, 8-1 See page 2 for instructions SUPERIOR COURT www.jud.ct.gov TO: Any proper officer; BY AUTHORITY OF THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT, you are hereby commanded to make due and legal service of this Summons and attached Complaint. "X" if amount, legal interest or property in demand, not including interest and costs is less than $2,500. "X" if amount, legal interest or property in demand, not including interest and costs is $2,500 or more. "X" if claiming other relief in addition to or in lieu of money or damages. Address of court clerk where writ and other papers shall be filed (Number, street, town and zip code) (C.G.S. §§ 51-346, 51-350) Telephone number of clerk (with area code) ( Judicial District G.A. Number: Housing Session Return Date (Must be a Tuesday) ,2 ) Day Month At (Town in which writ is returnable) (C.G.S. §§ 51-346, 51-349) Year Case type code (See list on page 2) Major: Minor: For the Plaintiff(s) please enter the appearance of: Juris number (to be entered by attorney only) Name and address of attorney, law firm or plaintiff if self-represented (Number, street, town and zip code) Telephone number (with area code) ( Signature of Plaintiff (If self-represented) ) Number of Plaintiffs: Parties Form JD-CV-2 attached for additional parties Number of Defendants: Name (Last, First, Middle Initial) and Address of Each party (Number; Street; P.O. Box; Town; State; Zip; Country, if not USA) P-01 First Plaintiff Name: Address: Additional Plaintiff Name: Address: P-02 First Defendant Name: Address: D-50 Additional Defendant Name: Address: D-51 Additional Defendant Name: Address: D-52 Additional Defendant Name: Address: D-53 Notice to Each Defendant 1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. This paper is a Summons in a lawsuit. The complaint attached to these papers states the claims that each plaintiff is making against you in this lawsuit. 2. To be notified of further proceedings, you or your attorney must file a form called an "Appearance" with the clerk of the above-named Court at the above Court address on or before the second day after the above Return Date. The Return Date is not a hearing date. You do not have to come to court on the Return Date unless you receive a separate notice telling you to come to court. 3. If you or your attorney do not file a written "Appearance" form on time, a judgment may be entered against you by default. The "Appearance" form may be obtained at the Court address above or at www.jud.ct.gov under "Court Forms." 4. If you believe that you have insurance that may cover the claim that is being made against you in this lawsuit, you should immediately contact your insurance representative. Other action you may have to take is described in the Connecticut Practice Book which may be found in a superior court law library or on-line at www.jud.ct.gov under "Court Rules." 5. If you have questions about the Summons and Complaint, you should talk to an attorney quickly. The Clerk of Court is not allowed to give advice on legal questions. Signed (Sign and "X" proper box) Commissioner of the Superior Court Assistant Clerk If this Summons is signed by a Clerk: a. The signing has been done so that the Plaintiff(s) will not be denied access to the courts. b. It is the responsibility of the Plaintiff(s) to see that service is made in the manner provided by law. c. The Clerk is not permitted to give any legal advice in connection with any lawsuit. d. The Clerk signing this Summons at the request of the Plaintiff(s) is not responsible in any way for any errors or omissions in the Summons, any allegations contained in the Complaint, or the service of the Summons or Complaint. I certify I have read and understand the above: Date signed Name of Person Signing at Left For Court Use Only File Date Date Signed (Self-Represented Plaintiff) Name and address of person recognized to prosecute in the amount of $250 Signed (Official taking recognizance; "X" proper box) Commissioner of the Superior Court Assistant Clerk (Page 1 of 2) Date Docket Number American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com