Form 400-00837 "Notice of Appearance, Answer to the Complaint and Counterclaim" - Vermont

What Is Form 400-00837?

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

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  • Released on February 1, 2019;
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Download Form 400-00837 "Notice of Appearance, Answer to the Complaint and Counterclaim" - Vermont

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STATE OF VERMONT
SUPERIOR COURT
FAMILY DIVISION
Unit
Docket No.
Plaintiff
Date Of Birth
Defendant
Date Of Birth
V.
NOTICE OF APPEARANCE, ANSWER TO THE COMPLAINT
AND COUNTERCLAIM
I intend to represent myself and hereby enter my appearance with the Court. No attorney will
represent me in this case unless an attorney or I notify the Court otherwise.
I understand that IT IS MY RESPONSIBILITY TO:
1. Notify the Court in writing if I change my address or phone number;
AND
2. Send copies of any papers I file with the Court to the other party in this case.
All Court papers may be mailed to me by first class mail at the address listed below.
Name: __________________________________________ Date of Birth: __________________
Street Address: ___________________________________ City/State/Zip: _________________
Mailing Address
: _______________________________________________
(if different from Street Address)
City/State/Zip: ___________________________________
Email Address: ________________
Daytime Phone: __________________________________
Evening Phone: ________________
ANSWER TO COMPLAINT
FOR DIVORCE, LEGAL SEPARATION, CIVIL UNION DISSOLUTION
I am the Defendant in this case. This is my answer to the facts in the Plaintiff’s Complaint:
(Please
refer to the Plaintiff’s Complaint and check whether you agree or disagree with the facts in each paragraph of the
Complaint.)
1. Residence
☐ Disagree
a. My Residence:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
b. Plaintiff’s Residence:
☐ Agree
2. Date and Place of Marriage or Civil Union:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
3. Grounds for Divorce, Legal Separation, Dissolution:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
4. Property, Assets and Debts: I have listed all of the property, assets and debts that my
spouse and I own either jointly or solely that are known to me, in the Financial Affidavit that
I am filing with this Answer.
(Form 400-00813A)
5. Public Assistance:
☐ Agree ☐ Disagree ☐ Don’t know
6. Earlier Actions for Divorce, Legal Separation,
Dissolution, or Annulment:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
7. Relief from abuse or protective order proceedings:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
8. Military Status:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
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STATE OF VERMONT
SUPERIOR COURT
FAMILY DIVISION
Unit
Docket No.
Plaintiff
Date Of Birth
Defendant
Date Of Birth
V.
NOTICE OF APPEARANCE, ANSWER TO THE COMPLAINT
AND COUNTERCLAIM
I intend to represent myself and hereby enter my appearance with the Court. No attorney will
represent me in this case unless an attorney or I notify the Court otherwise.
I understand that IT IS MY RESPONSIBILITY TO:
1. Notify the Court in writing if I change my address or phone number;
AND
2. Send copies of any papers I file with the Court to the other party in this case.
All Court papers may be mailed to me by first class mail at the address listed below.
Name: __________________________________________ Date of Birth: __________________
Street Address: ___________________________________ City/State/Zip: _________________
Mailing Address
: _______________________________________________
(if different from Street Address)
City/State/Zip: ___________________________________
Email Address: ________________
Daytime Phone: __________________________________
Evening Phone: ________________
ANSWER TO COMPLAINT
FOR DIVORCE, LEGAL SEPARATION, CIVIL UNION DISSOLUTION
I am the Defendant in this case. This is my answer to the facts in the Plaintiff’s Complaint:
(Please
refer to the Plaintiff’s Complaint and check whether you agree or disagree with the facts in each paragraph of the
Complaint.)
1. Residence
☐ Disagree
a. My Residence:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
b. Plaintiff’s Residence:
☐ Agree
2. Date and Place of Marriage or Civil Union:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
3. Grounds for Divorce, Legal Separation, Dissolution:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
4. Property, Assets and Debts: I have listed all of the property, assets and debts that my
spouse and I own either jointly or solely that are known to me, in the Financial Affidavit that
I am filing with this Answer.
(Form 400-00813A)
5. Public Assistance:
☐ Agree ☐ Disagree ☐ Don’t know
6. Earlier Actions for Divorce, Legal Separation,
Dissolution, or Annulment:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
7. Relief from abuse or protective order proceedings:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
8. Military Status:
☐ Agree
☐ Disagree
400-00837 - Notice of Appearance Answer to Complaint Counterclaim (02/2019)
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If you disagree with any of the facts in Plaintiff’s Complaint, please write the paragraph number
below and state the facts you believe to be true:
COUNTERCLAIM
Based on the facts stated above, I ask that the Family Court grant me:
(check each box that applies)
☐ Decree of Divorce
☐ Decree of Legal Separation
☐ Decree of Dissolution
☐ Division of Property (divide our marital property, assets and debts).
☐ Spousal Maintenance (Alimony).
☐ Court costs.
☐ Attorney fees.
☐ Name change: I would like to resume my former name of __________________________.
I hereby swear or affirm that the information above is true to the best of my knowledge and belief.
Dated
_________________________
_____________________________
Signature Defendant
Signed and sworn to or affirmed before me:
Date
Signature of Notary Public
Expiration Date
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