Speedy Fuel, Inc., Plaintiff, v. gilbarco, inc., et al., Defendants. Case No.: BC648304 Hearing Date: January 22, 2018 [TENTATIVE] order RE: Motion to Compel discovery regarding customer information



Plaintiff Speedy Fuel, Inc. (“Plaintiff”) moves to compel Defendants to provide the names and contact information for account holders involved in this action. Defendants express concern that doing so would be in violation of CCP § 1985.3, which requires a subpoenaing party to provide notice to consumers before a bank can produce the consumer’s personal records. Obviously, Plaintiff cannot provide notice to the account holders since they do not know their identities or contact information. While the Court is cognizant of the requirements of CCP § 1985.3, given the circumstances of this case, compliance with the statute would be impossible. Furthermore, while CCP § 1985.3 is intended to pro........