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Motion for Continuance

Chicago, IL |

I want a certain hearing continued on the grounds that a pending motion to dismiss for a party failing to claim a cause of action falls on the same date. Do I have to file a written motion for continuance or can it be orally presented, on the court date?

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File a written motion. Give as much advance notice to your opponent as possible. You need to have a good reason for the seeking a continuance.

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Is this legal advice?

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File it in writing and do it quickly.

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Is this legal advice?

J. Richard Kulerski

J. Richard Kulerski

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It is legal information, not advice.

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