California Court of Appeal
Formula Inc. v. Superior Court of Mono County, C058894
In an action filed in Florida alleging right to compel construction and sale to petitioner of condominium units located in Mono County, California, alternative writ to address the novel questions of application of the state lis pendens statutes is discharged and the petition for writ of mandate is denied where: 1) the California lis pendens statutes, Code of Civil Procedure sections 405-405.61, do not authorize recording a notice of litigation that is pending in the courts of another state; and 2) the notice of Florida action should not have been recorded and is subject to expungement.
- Decided 12/10/2008
- Published 12/10/2008
- California Court of Appeal