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In Oliver v. Brown & Morrison, Ltd., 2022 NCBC 16, the Business Court weighed a challenge to an allegedly “sprawling, 247-paragraph Complaint, largely padded by needless detail” that defendants claimed violated Rule 8(a)’s requirement of a “short and plain statement of the claim” by instead providing something long and elaborate. Defendants claimed the complaint included “excessive and unnecessary information” that was “so egregious” that outright dismissal of the complaint was merited. Id. ¶¶ 84,…