YOLETTE BINNS VS WEST COAST AMBULANCE CORPORATION ET AL

Case No.: BC599171    



Motion for Summary Judgment, or alternatively, for Summary Adjudication by Defendant, Edgewater Healthcare, Inc. (“Edgewater”), filed on 9/28/17 is GRANTED. Edgewater has established it is entitled to judgment in its favor based on the undisputed material facts proffered. Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 437c(p(2).

Procedural issues

The court disregards Plaintiff’s Joinder in the opposition filed by West Coast Ambulance Corporation (“West Coast)” for the following reasons:

The joinder/opposition is untimely filed. Oppositions are due not less than 14 days before the hearing. Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 437c(b)(2). Plaintiff’s opposition was due on 11/28/17, but was served on 11/29/17 and filed on 11/30/17.

Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 437c(b) forbids the filing of any opposition papers less than 14 days prior to the hearing absent a showing of good cause, which Plaintiff has not shown. Opposing party must demonstrate diligence and ........