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TO THE COURT, ALL INTERESTED PARTIES AND THEIR ATTORNEYS OF
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MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES

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THIS COURT MUST DENY THE MOTION FOR JUDGMENT

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Sample opposition to motion for judgment notwithstanding the verdict for california

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This sample opposition to motion for judgment notwithstanding the verdict for California is made on the grounds that substantial evidence supports the jury’s verdict. The sample on which this preview is based is 11 pages and includes brief instructions, a memorandum of points and authorities with citations to case law and statutory authority, proposed order and proof of service by mail.

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Sample opposition to motion for judgment notwithstanding the verdict for california

  1. 1. 2 Any Attorney or Party Any Street Any Town, CA 55555 3 714-555-5555 4 Any Attorney or Party 1 5 6 7 8 Superior Court of the State of California 9 For the County of _________________ 10 11 Any Plaintiff, 12 13 14 15 Plaintiff, vs. Any Defendant, and DOES 1-5 Defendants. 16 ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Case No. OPPOSITION TO MOTION FOR JUDGMENT NOTWITHSTANDING THE VERDICT; MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES 17 18 To subscribe to my FREE California weekly legal newsletter visit 19 20 21 http://www.legaldocspro.net/newsletter.htm and enter your e-mail address. Be sure to remove this notice and all other notices before 22 23 24 25 26 using this document. To view sample document packages for sale by LegalDocsPro visit http://www.legaldocspro.com/downloads.aspx 27 28 - 1 -
  2. 2. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 TO THE COURT, ALL INTERESTED PARTIES AND THEIR ATTORNEYS OF RECORD: ______________, herein submits its opposition to the motion for judgment not withstanding the verdict filed by _____ on the grounds that the motion is without merit as the verdict is supported by substantial evidence. The Opposition shall be based on this opposition, the attached Memorandum of Points and Authorities, on the complete files and records of this action, and on such other oral and/or documentary evidence as may be presented at the hearing on the Motion. Be sure to modify these paragraphs to suit your individual situation. Do NOT just use the wording here unless it definitely applies 13 14 15 to your particular situation. YOU MUST SERVE AND FILE THIS MEMORANDUM ON 16 17 18 19 20 ALL PARTIES TO THE ACTION WITHIN 10 CALENDAR DAYS AFTER BEING SERVED WITH THE MOTION FOR JUDGMENT NOTWITHSTANDING THE VERDICT UNLESS YOU OBTAIN A 21 22 23 STIPULATION OR COURT ORDER TO EXTEND THE TIME. SEE CODE OF CIVIL PROCEDURE § 659a. 24 25 26 27 Dated________________ _______________________________________________ ANY ATTORNEY OR PARTY 28 - 2 -
  3. 3. 1 MEMORANDUM OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES 2 I. 3 INTRODUCTION 4 DESCRIBE THE CASE AND PROVIDE SOME RELEVANT INFORMATION SUCH 5 6 AS TYPE OF CASE, DATE(S) OF TRIAL, DATE AND DETAILS OF JUDGMENT, ETC. LIST HERE NAME OF PARTY FILING MOTION filed a motion for judgment 7 8 notwithstanding the verdict (“JNOV”). 9 10 11 12 LIST YOUR NAME HERE opposes the motion for JNOV on the grounds that substantial evidence supports the jury’s verdict in that LIST HERE THE SPECIFIC REASONS WHY THE OUR MOTION FOR JUDGMENT NOTWITHSTANDING THE VERDICT SHOULD BE 13 DENIED AS THERE IS SUBSTANTIAL EVIDENCE TO SUPPORT THE JURY’S 14 VERDICT. STATE IN DETAIL ALL FACTS THAT SUPPORT YOUR CONTENTION 15 THAT THERE IS EVIDENCE TO SUPPORT THE JURY’S VERDICT. 16 Be sure to modify these paragraphs to suit your individual 17 18 situation. Do NOT just use the wording here unless it definitely applies 19 20 21 22 to your particular situation. /// /// 23 24 /// 25 /// 26 /// 27 /// 28 - 3 -
  4. 4. 1 II. 2 LEGAL ARGUMENT 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 A. THIS COURT MUST DENY THE MOTION FOR JUDGMENT NOTWITHSTANDING THE VIRDICT BECAUSE SUBSTANTIAL EVIDENCE SUPPORTS THE JURY’S VERDICT To view the sample document on which this preview is based visit: http://www.scribd.com/doc/178915279/Sample-opposition-tomotion-for-judgment-notwithstanding-the-verdict-for-California 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 - 4 -

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