Sample opposition to motion for reconsideration in California
This sample opposition to a motion for reconsideration in California is made on the grounds that the motion does not comply with Code of Civil Procedure section 1008(a) as it is not timely and no new or different facts, circumstances or law are provided that would support granting reconsideration. 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, 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 created over 300 sample legal documents. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.