Serrano v. Stefan Merli Plastering Co., Inc., B193502
Code of Civil Procedure section 2025.510, subdivision (c), and the court's inherent authority to control its ministerial officers and other persons connected with a judicial proceeding in furtherance of justice, authorize the court to require a deposition reporter to provide a copy of a deposition transcript to a non-noticing party in a pending action for a reasonable fee which, in the absence of an agreement between the interested parties, may be set by the court upon a proper evidentiary showing.
- Decided 05/07/2008
- Published 05/07/2008
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Law Offices of David B. Bloom, Edward Idell, Stephen Monroe and James Adler, Los Angeles, for Plaintiffs and Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- John L. Dodd & Associates, John L. Dodd, Tustin; and John J. Veth, Los Angeles, for Objector and Respondent., Jay-Allen Eisen Law Corporation, Jay-Allen Eisen and C. Athena Roussos, Sacramento, for California Court Reporters Association as Amicus Curiae on behalf of Objector and Respondent., Howard Advocacy and Edward P. Howard IV, Los Angeles, for Deposition Reporters Association of California as Amicus Curiae on behalf of Objector and Respondent., McKenna Long & Aldridge, Jeffrey P. Altman and Robert S. Schuda, Los Angeles, for National Court Reporters Association as Amicus Curiae on behalf of Objector and Respondent.