|§ 210||Limitations On Actions for Divorce and Separation|
|§ 211||Pleadings, Proof and Motions|
Terms Used In New York Laws > Domestic Relations > Article 11-A - Special Provisions Relating to Divorce and Separation
- Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
- Counterclaim: A claim that a defendant makes against a plaintiff.
- Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.