Plaintiff Rafael Ruano’s motion is GRANTED. The subpoena will be limited to 6 years of records. Sanctions are imposed against Defendant Mayekawa USA Inc. and their attorney Bames & Thomburg, LLP, jointly and severally, in the reduced total amount of $1,564.65.

On June 29, 2017, Plaintiff Rafael Ruano (“Plaintiff) brought the instant discrimination suit against her former employer Defendant Mayekawa USA Inc. (“Defendant”). The case is set for trial on July 27, 2020.

On October 17, 2019, Plaintiff moved to quash a subpoena for production of business records to Plaintiff’s physician Paul Raper, M.D., c/o of Westchester Advanced Imaging (“Provider”) on the grounds that the records sought are overbroad. On December 23, 2019, Defendant filed an opposition. On February 27, 2020, Plaintiff filed a reply.

Legal Standard

CCP section 1987.1 provides in part:

If a subpoena requires the attendance of a witness or the produc........