STATE FARM FIRE & CASUALTY CO. v. PIETAK, C028694
Under Code of Civil Procedure section 473, an attorney's misunderstanding on the necessity of filing a cross-complaint in response to an interpleader action under Code of Civil Procedure section 386 is a reasonable mistake to justify discretionary relief.
- Decided 07/11/2001
- Published 07/11/2001
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellees:
- James Ireijo, Cool, for Defendant and Appellant., Rudloff Wood & Barrows, Douglas K. Wood, San Francisco, Lynn S. Samuels, Oakland, and Kathleen M. Rogers, for Plaintiff and Respondent.