patricia francis, Plaintiff, v. chad sullivan, et al., Defendants.

Case No.: BC614012

Hearing Date: February 14, 2018

[TENTATIVE] order RE:

defendants’ motion for order compelling plaintiff’s attendance and testimony at deposition

BACKGROUND

In this action, Plaintiff Patricia Francis (“Plaintiff”) alleges that she was bit by a dog owned by Defendants Chad and Christina Sullivan (“Defendants”). The incident occurred on March 29, 2014. The complaint, filed March 25, 2016, alleges causes of action for strict liability and negligence.

Defendants move for an order compelling Plaintiff to attend her deposition on February 26, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the offices of Mark R. Weiner & Associates at 655 N. Central Avenue, Suite 1125 in Glendale, California. Defendant also request monetary sanctions.

Plaintiff filed an untimely opposition.

LEGAL STANDARD

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