STATE OF MINNESOTA COUNTY OF CROW WING DISTRICT COURT NINTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT Case Type: Partition Action Jill Marie Feriancek, Plaintiff, v. Paul A. Perlinger, Mark F. Perlinger, Kevin L. Perlinger, Mary Beth Perlinger, Jon. A. Perlinger, Judith A. Perlinger, and Audrey M. DeBarros Defendants. Court File No. SUMMONS TO: Paul A. Perlinger, by and through his undersigned counsel, Shawn B. Reed, Bray & Reed 207 West Superior Street, Suite 224 Holiday Center, Duluth, MN 55802 Mark F. Perlinger, PO Box 1091, Sagle, Idaho 83860-1091 Kevin L. Perlinger, 19375 Woods Edge Trail, Brainerd, Minnesota 56401-3160 Mary Beth Pcrlinger, 1029 Wyncrest Court, Woodbury, Minnesota 55129-9300 Jon A. Perlinger, 6001 Pine Grove Road, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55436-1236 Judith A. Perlinger, 22244 Massie Road, Chasse}, Michigan 49916-9005 Audrey M. DeBarros, 1967 Eldorado Drive, Superior, Colorado 80027-8213 1. YOU ARE BEING SUED. The Plaintiff has started a lawsuit against you. The Plaintiffs Complaint against you is attached to this Summons. Do not throw these papers away. They are official papers that affect your rights. You must respond to this lawsuit even though it may not yet be filed with the Court and there may be no court file number on this Summons. 2. YOU MUST REPLY WITHIN 20 DAYS TO PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS. You must give or mail to the person who signed this Summons a written response called an Answer within 20 days of the date on which you received this Summons. You must send a copy of your Answer to the person who signed this Summons located at: Jerome D. Feriancek Trial Group North 800 Lonsdale Building 302 West Superior St. Duluth, MN 55802 3. YOU MUST RESPOND TO EACH CLAIM. The Answer is your written response to the Plaintiffs Complaint. In your Answer you must state whether you agree or disagree with each paragraph of the Complaint. If you believe the Plaintiff should not be given everything asked for in the Complaint, you must say so in your Answer. 4. YOU WILL LOSE YOUR CASE IF YOU DO NOT SEND A WRITTEN RESPONSE TO THE COMPLAINT TO THE PERSON WHO SIGNED THIS SUMMONS. If you do not answer within 20 days, you will lose this case. You will not get to tell your side of the story, and the Court may decide against you and award the Plaintiff everything asked for in the Complaint. If you do not want to contest the claims stated in the Complaint, you do not need to respond. A default judgment can then be entered against you for the relief requested in the Complaint. 5. LEGAL ASSISTANCE. You may wish to get legal help from a lawyer. If you do not have a lawyer, the Court Administrator may have information about places where you can get legal assistance. Even if you cannot get legal help, you must still provide a written Answer to protect your rights or you may lose the case. 6. ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION. The parties may agree to or be ordered to participate in an alternative dispute resolution process under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice. You must still send your written response to the Complaint even if you expect to use alternative means of resolving this dispute. 7. THIS LAWSUIT MAY AFFECT OR BRING INTO QUESTION TITLE TO REAL PROPERTY. See attached Exhibits A and B. ACKNOWLEDGMENT The Plaintiff hereby acknowledges that costs, disbursements, and reasonable attorney and witness fees may be awarded pursuant to Min Stat. §549.211 to the party against whom the allegations in this pleading are asserted. Dated: November 28, 2022 TRIAL GROUP NORTH /s/ Jerome D. Feriancek #238119 Robb P. Erslin - #0390195 800 Lonsdale Building 302 West Superior Street Duluth, MN 55802 218-722-0073 Attorneys for Plaintiff (March 22 & 29; April 5, 2023) 206014