Rule 8.117 Case Classification Codes

Use of Case-Type Code. As required by MCR 2.113(C)(1)(c), the plaintiff must assign one case-type code from a list provided by the State Court Administrator according to the principal subject matter of the action (not the nature of the proceedings), and include this code in the caption of the complaint. The case code must be included in the caption of all papers thereafter filed in the case.

[The current case classification codes may be found at