8 Cited authorities

  1. Augustus v. Board of Public Instruction

    306 F.2d 862 (5th Cir. 1962)   Cited 664 times
    Holding that "a motion to strike should be granted only when the pleading to be stricken has no possible relation to the controversy."
  2. Ysais v. New Mexico Judicial Standard Com'n

    616 F. Supp. 2d 1176 (D.N.M. 2009)   Cited 84 times
    Holding parties may not use a motion to strike to attack motions, briefs, and memoranda
  3. Friedlander v. Troutman, Sanders, Lockerman

    788 F.2d 1500 (11th Cir. 1986)   Cited 51 times
    Adopting a uniform limitations period for all sections 10(b) and Rule 10b-5 claims
  4. Smith v. Southeastern Stages, Inc.

    479 F. Supp. 593 (N.D. Ga. 1977)   Cited 31 times
    Observing that "affidavits submitted in support of a motion are clearly not within [the pleading] category"
  5. Friedlander v. Troutman, Sanders, Lockerman

    595 F. Supp. 1442 (N.D. Ga. 1984)   Cited 18 times
    Applying O.C.G.A. § 9-3-31
  6. Cherry v. Crow

    845 F. Supp. 1520 (M.D. Fla. 1994)   Cited 7 times
    Denying motion to dismiss breach of contract in in suit brought by inmate against a state corrections contractor, where there was an existing general negligence claim
  7. Rule 12 - Defenses and Objections: When and How Presented; Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings; Consolidating Motions; Waiving Defenses; Pretrial Hearing

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 12   Cited 346,675 times   923 Legal Analyses
    Granting the court discretion to exclude matters outside the pleadings presented to the court in defense of a motion to dismiss
  8. Rule 7 - Pleadings Allowed; Form of Motions and Other Papers

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 7   Cited 7,552 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Defining "pleadings" for purposes of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure