Form JD-CV-51 "Motion to Open Judgment (Small Claims and Housing Matters)" - Connecticut

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Download Form JD-CV-51 "Motion to Open Judgment (Small Claims and Housing Matters)" - Connecticut

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MOTION TO OPEN JUDGMENT
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
(SMALL CLAIMS AND HOUSING MATTERS)
SUPERIOR COURT
JD-CV-51 Rev. 6-19
www.jud.ct.gov
C.G.S. §§ 52-212, 52-212a, 52-259c
P.B. §§ 17-4, 17-43, 24-31
NOTICE: This motion must be filed with the correct fee required by
Court Use Only
section 52-259c(a) of the Connecticut General Statutes.
MTOPJH
SCMTO
(Name and address of plaintiff or plaintiff's attorney)
*MTOPJH*
*SCMTO*
ADA NOTICE
The Judicial Branch of the State of Connecticut
complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act
(Name and address of defendant or defendant's attorney)
(ADA). If you need a reasonable accommodation in
accordance with the ADA, contact a court clerk or an
ADA contact person listed at www.jud.ct.gov/ADA.
u
Docket number
Address of Court (Number, street, town, and zip code)
Judicial
Housing
District
Session
u
Name of case (Plaintiff vs. Defendant)
Motion to Open Judgment
I request that the judgment in the case named above be opened because:
NOTE: If this is a motion to open a judgment entered because of a default or nonsuit, the motion must be sworn to by the person filing this
motion or that person's attorney.
Date signed
Signed (Plaintiff/Defendant or Attorney)
Subscribed and sworn to before me on (Date)
Signed (Clerk, Comm. of Superior Court, Notary Public) See NOTE above
Certification
I certify that a copy of this document was or will immediately be mailed or delivered electronically or non-electronically on
(date)
to all attorneys and self-represented parties of record and that written consent for electronic delivery was
received from all attorneys and self-represented parties of record who received or will immediately be receiving electronic delivery.
Name and address of each party and attorney that copy was or will be mailed or delivered to*
*If necessary, attach additional sheet or sheets with name and address which the copy was or will be mailed or delivered to.
Print or type name of person signing
Date signed
Signed (Signature of filer/Connecticut Attorney)
u
Mailing address (Number, street, town, state and zip code)
Telephone number
Notice of Court Hearing
A court hearing on this case has been scheduled. All parties must come to the hearing at the address and time indicated below. If you
cannot come to the hearing, you should let the other party know and get an agreement before you notify the court that you cannot come to
the hearing. (If you have any witnesses, please let them know about this court hearing so that they can be in court with you. Bring all other
evidence you want to show the court, such as bills, receipts, invoices, etc. If this motion is granted, a trial on the case may start the same day.)
Place of hearing (If different from Address of Court above)
Date of hearing
Courtroom
Time
.m.
Date
Clerk of Court, by
Print Form
Reset Form
MOTION TO OPEN JUDGMENT
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
(SMALL CLAIMS AND HOUSING MATTERS)
SUPERIOR COURT
JD-CV-51 Rev. 6-19
www.jud.ct.gov
C.G.S. §§ 52-212, 52-212a, 52-259c
P.B. §§ 17-4, 17-43, 24-31
NOTICE: This motion must be filed with the correct fee required by
Court Use Only
section 52-259c(a) of the Connecticut General Statutes.
MTOPJH
SCMTO
(Name and address of plaintiff or plaintiff's attorney)
*MTOPJH*
*SCMTO*
ADA NOTICE
The Judicial Branch of the State of Connecticut
complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act
(Name and address of defendant or defendant's attorney)
(ADA). If you need a reasonable accommodation in
accordance with the ADA, contact a court clerk or an
ADA contact person listed at www.jud.ct.gov/ADA.
u
Docket number
Address of Court (Number, street, town, and zip code)
Judicial
Housing
District
Session
u
Name of case (Plaintiff vs. Defendant)
Motion to Open Judgment
I request that the judgment in the case named above be opened because:
NOTE: If this is a motion to open a judgment entered because of a default or nonsuit, the motion must be sworn to by the person filing this
motion or that person's attorney.
Date signed
Signed (Plaintiff/Defendant or Attorney)
Subscribed and sworn to before me on (Date)
Signed (Clerk, Comm. of Superior Court, Notary Public) See NOTE above
Certification
I certify that a copy of this document was or will immediately be mailed or delivered electronically or non-electronically on
(date)
to all attorneys and self-represented parties of record and that written consent for electronic delivery was
received from all attorneys and self-represented parties of record who received or will immediately be receiving electronic delivery.
Name and address of each party and attorney that copy was or will be mailed or delivered to*
*If necessary, attach additional sheet or sheets with name and address which the copy was or will be mailed or delivered to.
Print or type name of person signing
Date signed
Signed (Signature of filer/Connecticut Attorney)
u
Mailing address (Number, street, town, state and zip code)
Telephone number
Notice of Court Hearing
A court hearing on this case has been scheduled. All parties must come to the hearing at the address and time indicated below. If you
cannot come to the hearing, you should let the other party know and get an agreement before you notify the court that you cannot come to
the hearing. (If you have any witnesses, please let them know about this court hearing so that they can be in court with you. Bring all other
evidence you want to show the court, such as bills, receipts, invoices, etc. If this motion is granted, a trial on the case may start the same day.)
Place of hearing (If different from Address of Court above)
Date of hearing
Courtroom
Time
.m.
Date
Clerk of Court, by
Print Form
Reset Form