The North Carolina Rules of Civil Procedure give a party an additional three days to file an Answer and Counterclaims if they are served by mail. However, you can file a motion for summary judgment at any point after thirty days from the date of service.
Helena M. Nevicosi
Attorney with Rosen Law Firm
4101 Lake Boone Trail, Suite 500
Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
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