Reply (from Latin answered) is the action and effect of answering . This verb refers to respond, replicate or challenge . For example: "I am disgusted with the answer they gave me at the telephone company because of my claim", “I sent him an email three days ago, but I still haven't received the reply”, "Thank you, your answer was very useful".
The term can be used as a synonym for answer , since it can be about satisfying a doubt or a question: "I'm still waiting for the company's response before my concerns", “Until they give me an answer, I will not leave this place”, “An accurate answer will increase consumer confidence”.
The notion is also used to name the alteration, dispute or opposition against the provisions : "I will not tolerate another answer from you", “They have to understand that Mrs. Pereyra is the highest authority of this school: with her, there is no place for answers”.
Within the colloquial scope it is frequent that the mentioned term is used with that meaning. Especially used in the family, in regard to possible disputes between parents and children. An example of this may be the following sentence: "Manuel punished without pay and without leaving his son Miguel after the so bad answer he gave."
In the field of right , the demand response It is a procedural act through which the defendant opposes its defenses and exceptions regarding a lawsuit. This answer can be written or oral, depending on the type of judicial procedure.
Among the various characteristics of the response to the demand, in addition to those already stated, we should highlight these others of equal value:
• It is directed against the plaintiff.
• It is very common to appear verbally before the judge in charge of the case.
• The rationale for that will be based on pillars such as the following: the factual allegation and the legal allegation.
In labor matters, of modification of definitive measures, of food or of executive judgment, this mentioned answer to the demand can take place.
It is also important to know the structure of the answer to the complaint. Specifically, it is established that it must be made up of the following parts: data of the person who carries it out or of the attorney in charge of the matter, the facts that it alleges and exposes, the foundations of the law on which it is based and the corresponding petition . Of course, without forgetting the signature of the aforementioned legal professional and the relevant lawyer.
In addition to the above, it must be made clear that in each country there is specific legislation on the basis and requirements of the response to the demand.
The demand and the answer make up the controversial issue that the court or the judge It is important to note that the judge should only refer to the actions included in the lawsuit and the exceptions, without extending to other aspects. The caveat is that the law grant the judge the power to act ex officio.