Plaintiff Azam Shirazi’s Motion to Compel Defendant’s Person Most Qualified to Answer Deposition Questions is DENIED.

A party may make a motion compelling a witness’s deposition “after service of a deposition notice” if that witness “fails to appear for examination, or to proceed with it.” (Code Civ. Proc. § 2025.450, subd. (a).) A deponent that is not a natural persons may produce for deposition its “agents who are most qualified to testify on its behalf as to those matters to the extent of any information known or reasonably available to the deponent.” (Code Civ. Proc. § 2025.230.)

Shirazi argues that Jacob Doss, the PMK produced by Ford for deposition on April 11, 2018, testified to only nine of 38 categories of information noticed, and for those subjects upon which he offered testimony often gave noncommittal responses or testified from a limited scope of materials. (Motion at pp. 3–4.)

Ford argues that the present motio........