Sample Opposition to Motion for New Trial in California
This sample opposition to a motion for a new trial in California is used by a party who opposes the motion on the grounds that no prejudicial error was shown and no facts or evidence support any of the grounds alleged for a new trial. The sample has been revised and updated in December 2016 and contains brief instructions, a memorandum of points and authorities, a sample declaration and proof of service. The author is a 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.