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CALIFORNIA CODE OF CIVIL PROCEDURE
ORAL DEPOSITION INSIDE CALIFORNIA
C.C.P. Section 2025.210
Subject to Sections
2025.270 and 2025.610, an oral deposition may be taken as follows:
(a) The defendant may serve a deposition notice without leave of court
at any time after that defendant has been served or has appeared in the
action, whichever occurs first.
(b) The plaintiff may serve a deposition notice without leave of court
on any date that is 20 days after the service of the summons on, or appearance
by, any defendant. On motion with or without notice, the court, for good
cause shown, may grant to a plaintiff leave to serve a deposition notice
on an earlier date.