Beth Medical Clinic vs. Department of Health Services State of California

Case No.: 34-2013-80001408-CU-WM-GDS    

SUPERIOR COURT OF CALIFORNIA

COUNTY OF SACRAMENTO

DATE/TIME August 10, 2018, 1:30 p.m. DEPT. NO 42 JUDGE HON. ALLEN SUMNER CLERK M. GARCIA

BETH MEDICAL CLINIC, Case No.: 34-2013-80001408

Petitioner,

v.

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CARE SERVICES,

STATE OF CALIFORNIA,

Respondent.

Nature of Proceedings: TENTATIVE RULING ON MOTION TO DISMISS

Respondent has filed a motion to dismiss this case for failure to prosecute pursuant to Code of Civil Procedure section 583.360. Petitioner was served with a copy of the motion but has not filed an opposition thereto. The court’s tentative ruling is to grant the motion. Code of Civil Procedure section 583.310 provides an action must be brought to trial within five years of the date it is filed. This five-year time limit is “mandatory” and is “not subject to extension, excuse, or exception.” (Code Civ. Proc. § 583.360........