California Code of Civil Procedure 873.720 is the California partition statute that allows a party to confirm or set aside the sale of the property in a partition action. The statute provides that:
(a) A purchaser, the referee, or any party may move the court to confirm or set aside the sale.
(b) The moving party shall give not less than 10 days’ notice of motion to:
(1) The purchaser if the purchaser is not the moving party; and
(2) All other parties who have appeared in the action.California Code of Civil Procedure 873.720
This statute gives the purchaser of the property, the partition referee, and parties to the partition action the authority to confirm or set aside the sale. They must then notify the purchaser, so long as they are not the one moving the court to confirm or set aside the sale, and all other parties of their intent in no less than 10 days.
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