CA Civ Proc Code Section 761.030


The answer shall be verified and shall set forth:


Any claim the defendant has.


Any facts tending to controvert such material allegations of the complaint as the defendant does not wish to be taken as true.


A statement of any new matter constituting a defense.


If the defendant disclaims in the answer any claim, or suffers judgment to be taken without answer, the plaintiff shall not recover costs.
Last Updated

Aug. 19, 2023

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