Sample Motion to Quash Service for California under Code of Civil Procedure section 418.10
This sample motion to quash service for a California litigation case is made pursuant to section 418.10 of the Code of Civil Procedure and is used when a defendant contends that they were not properly served. The sample motion has been revised and updated in December 2016 and includes brief instructions, a memorandum of points and authorities with citations to case law and statutory authority, a sample declaration and proof of service by mail. 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.