Sample Ex-Parte Application for Continuance of Trial Date for California
This sample ex-parte application for a continuance of trial date in California is filed pursuant to California Rule of Court 3.1332 on the grounds that good cause exits for a continuance such as a party or their attorney is seriously ill, essential witnesses, are not available on the current trial date, an inability to obtain essential testimony, documents or other material evidence. The sample is 14 pages and includes brief instructions, a memorandum of points and authorities with citations to case law and statutory authority, sample declaration, sample declaration regarding notice of ex-parte hearing and proposed order. The author is freelance paralegal that has worked in California and Federal litigation since 1995. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.