Goto Section: 1.728 | 1.730 | Table of Contents
Revised as of October 1, 2020
Goto Year:2019 |
§ 1.729 Motions.
(a) A request for a Commission order shall be by written motion,
stating with particularity the grounds and authority therefor,
including any supporting legal analysis, and setting forth the relief
(b) Motions to compel discovery must contain a certification by the
moving party that a good faith attempt to resolve the dispute was made
prior to filing the motion.
(c) Motions seeking an order that the allegations in the complaint be
made more definite and certain are prohibited.
(d) Motions to dismiss all or part of a complaint are permitted. The
filing of a motion to dismiss does not suspend any other filing
deadlines under the Commission's rules, unless staff issues an order
suspending such deadlines.
(e) Oppositions to motions shall be filed and served within 5 business
days after the motion is served. Oppositions shall be limited to the
specific issues and allegations contained in the motion; when a motion
is incorporated in an answer to a complaint, the opposition to such
motion shall not address any issues presented in the answer that are
not also specifically raised in the motion. Failure to oppose any
motion may constitute grounds for granting the motion.
(f) No reply may be filed to an opposition to a motion, except under
direction of Commission staff.
[ 83 FR 44832 , Sept. 4, 2018]
Goto Section: 1.728 | 1.730
Goto Year: 2019 |
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