A request or petition; the expression of a desire to some person for something to be granted or done.

  • Request for a physical or mental examination – A request made by a party in a lawsuit to another party in that lawsuit to undergo a physical or mental examination provided that the condition being examined pertains to the case.
  • Request for admission – A request made by a party in a lawsuit to another in that lawsuit to admit to the truthfulness of a fact or the genuineness of a piece of evidence.
  • Request for documents – A request made by a party in a lawsuit to another in that lawsuit to provide specific documents or other physical evidence.