Rule 11 Sanctions

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What does Rule 11 sanctions mean?

Rule 11 sanctions – Punishments, like fines or findings in favor of the opposing side, when attorneys certify material that has an improper purpose, or is not backed by evidence, law, or a legitimate argument to extend the law.

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