Form PLD-C-001 "Complaint - Contract" - California

What Is Form PLD-C-001?

This is a legal form that was released by the California Superior Court - a government authority operating within California. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

Form Details:

  • Released on January 1, 2007;
  • The latest edition provided by the California Superior Court;
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PLD-C-001
ATTORNEY OR PARTY WITHOUT ATTORNEY (Name, State Bar number, and address):
FOR COURT USE ONLY
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TELEPHONE NO:
FAX NO. (Optional):
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E-MAIL ADDRESS (Optional):
ATTORNEY FOR (Name):
SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF
STREET ADDRESS:
MAILING ADDRESS:
CITY AND ZIP CODE:
BRANCH NAME:
PLAINTIFF:
DEFENDANT:
DOES 1 TO
CONTRACT
AMENDED COMPLAINT (Number):
COMPLAINT
AMENDED CROSS-COMPLAINT (Number):
CROSS-COMPLAINT
Jurisdiction (check all that apply):
CASE NUMBER:
ACTION IS A LIMITED CIVIL CASE
does not exceed $10,000
Amount demanded
exceeds $10,000 but does not exceed $25,000
ACTION IS AN UNLIMITED CIVIL CASE (exceeds $25,000)
ACTION IS RECLASSIFIED by this amended complaint or cross-complaint
from limited to unlimited
from unlimited to limited
1.
Plaintiff* (name or names):
alleges causes of action against defendant* (name or names):
2.
This pleading, including attachments and exhibits, consists of the following number of pages:
3.
a. Each plaintiff named above is a competent adult
except plaintiff (name):
(1)
a corporation qualified to do business in California
(2)
an unincorporated entity (describe):
other (specify):
(3)
b.
Plaintiff (name):
a.
has complied with the fictitious business name laws and is doing business under the fictitious name (specify):
b.
has complied with all licensing requirements as a licensed (specify):
Information about additional plaintiffs who are not competent adults is shown in Attachment 3c.
c.
4.
a. Each defendant named above is a natural person
except defendant (name):
except defendant (name):
(1)
(1)
a business organization, form unknown
a business organization, form unknown
(2)
(2)
a corporation
a corporation
(3)
an unincorporated entity (describe):
an unincorporated entity (describe):
(3)
(4)
(4)
a public entity (describe):
a public entity (describe):
(5)
other (specify):
other (specify):
(5)
* If this form is used as a cross-complaint, plaintiff means cross-complainant and defendant means cross-defendant.
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Form Approved for Optional Use
COMPLAINT—Contract
Code of Civil Procedure, § 425.12
Judicial Council of California
PLD-C-001 [Rev. January 1, 2007]
PLD-C-001
ATTORNEY OR PARTY WITHOUT ATTORNEY (Name, State Bar number, and address):
FOR COURT USE ONLY
To keep other people from
seeing what you entered on
your form, please press the
Clear This Form button at the
TELEPHONE NO:
FAX NO. (Optional):
end of the form when finished.
E-MAIL ADDRESS (Optional):
ATTORNEY FOR (Name):
SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA, COUNTY OF
STREET ADDRESS:
MAILING ADDRESS:
CITY AND ZIP CODE:
BRANCH NAME:
PLAINTIFF:
DEFENDANT:
DOES 1 TO
CONTRACT
AMENDED COMPLAINT (Number):
COMPLAINT
AMENDED CROSS-COMPLAINT (Number):
CROSS-COMPLAINT
Jurisdiction (check all that apply):
CASE NUMBER:
ACTION IS A LIMITED CIVIL CASE
does not exceed $10,000
Amount demanded
exceeds $10,000 but does not exceed $25,000
ACTION IS AN UNLIMITED CIVIL CASE (exceeds $25,000)
ACTION IS RECLASSIFIED by this amended complaint or cross-complaint
from limited to unlimited
from unlimited to limited
1.
Plaintiff* (name or names):
alleges causes of action against defendant* (name or names):
2.
This pleading, including attachments and exhibits, consists of the following number of pages:
3.
a. Each plaintiff named above is a competent adult
except plaintiff (name):
(1)
a corporation qualified to do business in California
(2)
an unincorporated entity (describe):
other (specify):
(3)
b.
Plaintiff (name):
a.
has complied with the fictitious business name laws and is doing business under the fictitious name (specify):
b.
has complied with all licensing requirements as a licensed (specify):
Information about additional plaintiffs who are not competent adults is shown in Attachment 3c.
c.
4.
a. Each defendant named above is a natural person
except defendant (name):
except defendant (name):
(1)
(1)
a business organization, form unknown
a business organization, form unknown
(2)
(2)
a corporation
a corporation
(3)
an unincorporated entity (describe):
an unincorporated entity (describe):
(3)
(4)
(4)
a public entity (describe):
a public entity (describe):
(5)
other (specify):
other (specify):
(5)
* If this form is used as a cross-complaint, plaintiff means cross-complainant and defendant means cross-defendant.
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Form Approved for Optional Use
COMPLAINT—Contract
Code of Civil Procedure, § 425.12
Judicial Council of California
PLD-C-001 [Rev. January 1, 2007]
PLD-C-001
SHORT TITLE:
CASE NUMBER:
(Continued)
4.
b.
The true names of defendants sued as Does are unknown to plaintiff.
(1)
Doe defendants (specify Doe numbers): _______________________ were the agents or employees of the named
defendants and acted within the scope of that agency or employment.
(2)
Doe defendants (specify Doe numbers): _______________________ are persons whose capacities are unknown to
plaintiff.
c.
Information about additional defendants who are not natural persons is contained in Attachment 4c.
Defendants who are joined under Code of Civil Procedure section 382 are (names):
d.
5.
Plaintiff is required to comply with a claims statute, and
a.
has complied with applicable claims statutes, or
b.
is excused from complying because (specify):
6.
This action is subject to
Civil Code section 1812.10
Civil Code section 2984.4.
7. This court is the proper court because
a.
a defendant entered into the contract here.
b.
a defendant lived here when the contract was entered into.
a defendant lives here now.
c.
d.
the contract was to be performed here.
e.
a defendant is a corporation or unincorporated association and its principal place of business is here.
f.
real property that is the subject of this action is located here.
g.
other (specify):
8. The following causes of action are attached and the statements above apply to each (each complaint must have one or
more causes of action attached):
Breach of Contract
Common Counts
Other (specify):
9.
Other allegations:
10. Plaintiff prays for judgment for costs of suit; for such relief as is fair, just, and equitable; and for
a.
damages of: $
b.
interest on the damages
(1)
according to proof
(2)
at the rate of (specify):
percent per year from (date):
attorney's fees
c.
(1)
of: $
(2)
according to proof.
d.
other (specify):
11.
The paragraphs of this pleading alleged on information and belief are as follows (specify paragraph numbers):
Date:
(TYPE OR PRINT NAME)
(SIGNATURE OF PLAINTIFF OR ATTORNEY)
(If you wish to verify this pleading, affix a verification.)
COMPLAINT—Contract
PLD-C-001 [Rev. January 1, 2007]
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