SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA

FOR THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES - CENTRAL DISTRICT

ALIYA ISSABEKOVA, an individual, Plaintiff, vs. ANDRII BONDAREVSKYI, as an individual; and DOES 1 through 25, Defendants.

CASE NO.: BC634078

[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE: PLAINTIFF’S MOTION TO COMPEL DEFENDANT’S DEPOSITION AND REQUEST FOR MONETARY SANCTIONS

Dept. 98

1:30 p.m.

November 15, 2017

On September 16, 2016, Plaintiff Aliya Issabekova (“Plaintiff”) filed this action against Defendant Andrii Bondarevskyi (“Defendant”) for battery, assault, false imprisonment, intentional infliction of emotional distress, and negligent infliction of emotional distress.

On July 26, 2017, Plaintiff served a Notice of Deposition on Defendant, setting Defendant’s deposition for August 15, 2017. (Declaration of Boris Dalis, ¶ 7; Exh. 5.) On August 15, 2017, Plaintiff’s counsel........