I have been served with a motion for attorney's fees in Superior Court in Los Angeles County. When must I file my opposition?

Asked over 1 year ago - Lancaster, CA

Attorney trying to get fees under Code of Civil Procedure 2033.420

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  1. Charles Richard Perry

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    Answered . Pursuant to Code of Civil Procedure 1005(b), your opposition papers must be filed with the court and served on all parties at least nine court days (not calendar days, court days) before the hearing date.

  2. Frank Wei-Hong Chen

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    Answered . You need to file and serve your written opposition nine COURT days before the motion hearing date. You must serve your opposition by fax, overnight delivery or personal service pursuant to Code of Civil Procedure section 1005(b).

    Frank W. Chen has been licensed to practice law in California since 1988. The information presented here is... more
  3. Constantine D. Buzunis

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    Answered . i agree with the other counsel.

    Legal disclaimer:This message does not constitute legal advice and does not create an attorney-client relationship.... more

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