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Characterizing rule 9 of the Rules of General Practice as “a detailed framework for addressing suspected frivolous litigation,” the Court of Appeals last week held that a District Court took an erroneous shortcut by contemporaneously deciding both a rule 9 motion seeking sanctions and sua sponte granting summary judgment.

Court: Summary judgment at rule 9 hearing was improper

Characterizing rule 9 of the Rules of General Practice as “a detailed framework for addressing suspected frivolous litigation,” the Court of Appeals last week held that a District Court took an erroneous shortcut by contemporaneously deciding both a rule 9 motion seeking sanctions and sua sponte granting summary judgment.

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