Free Cover sheet - Iowa


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Date: January 13, 2006
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State: Iowa
Category: General Forms
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Page Size: Letter (8 1/2" x 11")
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Petition Cover Sheet for Civil Law, Domestic Relations, and Other Equity Cases Filed in Iowa District Court*
NAME & ADDRESS of Attorney (or Petitioner / Plaintiff - if not represented by attorney):
FOR COURT USE ONLY CASE NUMBER:

COUNTY WHERE CASE FILED:

Attorney P.I.N.:

Telephone No: (

)

CASE NAME (Petitioner / Plaintiff vs. Respondent / Defendant):

NATURE OF THE CASE: CHECK the BOX to the LEFT of the ONE case category that most accurately describes your

. PRIMARY CASE If you are making more than one type of claim, check the one that involves the largest amount of damages or the one you consider most important. LAW: Contract/ Commercial Claim
Debt collection (LA-C1) Employment-related claim (LA-C3) Other contract or commercial claim (LA-C9)



DOMESTIC RELATIONS
Dissolution -- children involved (CD-DC) Dissolution -- no children (CD-DN) Modification -- children involved (CD-MC) Modification -- no children (CD-MN)



EQUITY
Mortgage foreclosure (EQ-EM) Other real property claim (EQ-ER) Other equity (EQ-EO)



LAW: Tort - Personal Injury (P.I.)
Motor vehicle accident (LA-T2) Premises liability / slip & fall (LA-T3) Malpractice: medical or dental (LA-T1) Products liability (toxic chem. / subst.) (LA-T8) Products liability (not toxic substance) (LA-T4) Wrongful death (LA-T7) Other negligent / intentional P.I. (LA-T9)

236 - Domestic abuse (DA-DA) 234 - Foster care (DR-D1) 252A -- Support action (DR-D2) 252A.18 - Foreign support (DR-D3) 252B.11 - Cost recovery (DR-D4) 252C - Administrative Order (DR-D5 ) 252D - Income withholding (DR-D6 ) 252E - Medical support (DR-D7) 252F/ 600B - Paternity (DR-D8)



OTHER CIVIL ACTIONS
Administrative appeal to dist. court (CV-V1) Change of name (CN-CN) Distress warrant (CV-V2) Foreign judgment entry (CV-V3 )
Lien (LN - IE, IH, IM or IO)

Post conviction relief (PC-PC) Seized property / forfeiture (SP-SP)
Transcript of judgment (TJ-TJ)



LAW: Tort - Other damages (no P.I. )
Professional malpractice - no P.I. (LA-T5) Fraud / business tort (LA - C2) Other tort - property/financial damages (LA-T6)

252K - UFISA (DR-R1) 598B - Out of state custody (DR-R2) 600 - Adoption (AT-AT) Other domestic relations action (DR-D9)

Other civil action (CV-V9) FOR COURT USE ONLY

NOTE TO PETITIONER /PLAINTIFF:

* Pursuant to rule 1.301(2) of the Iowa Rules of Civil Procedure, a cover sheet MUST accompany each civil petition EXCEPT: small claims, probate, or commitment actions. * DO NOT SERVE THIS COVER SHEET ON THE DEFENDANT(S) / RESPONDENT(S). * A cover sheet is not required when filing a counterclaim or crossclaim. * This cover sheet is for statistical purposes only. It shall have no legal effect in the case. Updated: 4-29-2002