A fictitious defendant is a person that cannot be identified by the plaintiff before a lawsuit is commenced. Commonly this person is identified as "John Doe" or ...


"Does [which is plural for "Doe"] 1-25" simply refers to any defendants whom .... These are the defendants the plaintiff does not yet know about.


For example, even in a rear-end car crash case where the injured person knows the name of the driver, it is often prudent to add some DOE defendants.


Nov 6, 2007 ... 23 including the Doe defendants, named in this complaint. 24 .... (Against Defendants PacifiStaff, Inc., Bruce Bowen, and Does 1-50, inclusive).


Apr 18, 2012 ... The use of Doe (fictitiously named defendants) in federal questions ... which you will commonly see in a caption (such as “Doe 1” or “Does 1-50, ...


The true names and capacities of the Defendants, DOES 1 through 50, whether individual, ... Defendants DOES 1-50 are herein sued under fictitious names.


Sep 25, 2016 ... I grew up in US. English (American). Perhaps there is a list of persons, no names, 1. the maid, 2., the butler, etc. So they are DOES 1-50.


individual, CARLOS HERNANDEZ, an individual, MATTHEW DOBBS, an individual, DORINDA DODD, an individual, and DOES 1-50, inclusive. Defendants.


defendants after the statute of limitations applicable to the new defendants has run. ..... Doe defendants who obfuscate in order to prevent the plaintiff from ascer- .