ARIE ARIK AMIR VS PERMACITY CONSTRUCTION CORPORATION ET AL

Case No.: BC681044    



Plaintiff Arie “Arik” Amir’s Motion for Leave to File a Third Amended Complaint is GRANTED.

“The court may, in furtherance of justice, and on any terms as may be proper, allow a party to amend any pleading…” (CCP § 473(a)(1).) In addition, CCP § 576 provides that “[a]ny judge, at any time before or after commencement of trial, in the furtherance of justice, and upon such terms as may be proper, may allow the amendment of any pleading or pretrial conference order.” “While a motion to permit an amendment to a pleading to be filed is one addressed to the discretion of the court, the exercise of this discretion must be sound and reasonable and not arbitrary or capricious. [Citations.] And it is a rare case in which ‘a court will be justified in refusing a party leave to amend his pleadings so that he may properly present his case.’ [Citations.] If the motion to amend is timely made and the granting of the motion will not prejudice the opposing party, it is........