TENTATIVE RULING ON FEE:

Filing Fees

A motion must be brought separately against each party and discovery method at issue. The instant Motion should have been filed as two separate motions for each of Defendants: (a) a motion to compel Mr. Brown’s deposition and (b) a motion to compel Ms. Brown’s deposition. Because this is an improperly combined motion, only one filing fee was paid. Plaintiff is ordered to pay an additional filing fee and file proof of payment with the Court on the day of the hearing. If the additional fee is not paid, this Motion will be continued so that payment may be made.

TENTATIVE RULING ON MERITS:

Plaintiff Surfside Villas’s Motion to Compel Depositions of Defendants is GRANTED. Defendants are ordered to appear for their depositions at 1055 N. Wilshire, Ste. 1480, Los Angeles, CA 90017. Plaintiff to provide the Court with dates and times for each of Defendants’ depositions at the hearin........