Fed. R. Civ. P. 14(b)

Fed. R. Civ. P. 14(b)

Definition

A rule of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure allowing a plaintiff, either by right or by leave of court depending on timing, to implead a third party who is or may be liable to such plaintiff for a counterclaim asserted against it, and setting forth rules relating to claims and defenses by such third party and the counterclaimant.

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