Sample Ex Parte Application for Stay of Execution in California eviction
This sample ex parte application for stay of execution in California eviction is used when a tenant wants the Court to stay the execution of the unlawful detainer (eviction) judgment and delay their lockout date. The application is made pursuant to sections 918 and 1176 of the Code of Civil Procedure, has been revised and updated as of January 17, 2017, is 11 pages and and contains brief instructions, a memorandum of points and authorities with citations to case law and statutory authority, sample declaration, declaration regarding ex parte notice and a proposed order. The author is a freelance paralegal that has worked in California and Federal litigation since 1995 and has used this sample for many years. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.