Civil Procedure I
A pre-answer motion is a motion filed before the answer.
Possibles motions that can be made:
- Motion to dismiss under 12(b)(1)–(5).
- Motion to dismiss for failure to state a claim under 12(b)(6).
- Motion for a more definite statement under 12(e).
Motions to dismiss must be made at the first instance, as per 12(h).