7 Cited authorities

  1. Rakestraw v. California Physicians' Service

    81 Cal.App.4th 39 (Cal. Ct. App. 2000)   Cited 479 times
    Requiring party to "clearly and specifically set forth the ‘applicable substantive law’ and the legal basis for amendment, i.e., the elements of the cause of action and authority for it," and all specific factual allegations for the claim
  2. Richard B. Levine, Inc. v. Higashi

    131 Cal.App.4th 566 (Cal. Ct. App. 2005)   Cited 130 times
    Holding that derivative liability precluded "where plaintiff has already arbitrated or litigated against the direct tortfeasor and lost"
  3. Timberidge Enterprises, Inc. v. City of Santa Rosa

    86 Cal.App.3d 873 (Cal. Ct. App. 1978)   Cited 47 times
    Holding LAFCO's intervention in a lawsuit was "without statutory authorization, and otherwise beyond its powers"
  4. South Shore Land Co. v. Petersen

    226 Cal.App.2d 725 (Cal. Ct. App. 1964)   Cited 66 times
    In SouthShore, the parties had presented competing chains of title to establish their individual claims of right to the property at issue.
  5. City of Mountain View v. Superior Court

    54 Cal.App.3d 72 (Cal. Ct. App. 1975)   Cited 11 times
    In Mountain View, a defendant in a condemnation suit filed an amended answer alleging the city's wrongful denial of in-lieu moving expenses.
  6. Rule 5 - Serving and Filing Pleadings and Other Papers

    Fed. R. Civ. P. 5   Cited 22,254 times   16 Legal Analyses
    Allowing service by filing papers with the court's electronic-filing system
  7. Section 430.20 - Grounds for objection by party against whom answer filed

    Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 430.20   Cited 14 times

    A party against whom an answer has been filed may object, by demurrer as provided in Section 430.30, to the answer upon any one or more of the following grounds: (a) The answer does not state facts sufficient to constitute a defense. (b) The answer is uncertain. As used in this subdivision, "uncertain" includes ambiguous and unintelligible. (c) Where the answer pleads a contract, it cannot be ascertained from the answer whether the contract is written or oral. Ca. Civ. Proc. Code § 430.20 Added by