No. G049107.

233 Cal.App.4th 8 (2015)

183 Cal.Rptr.3d 1

DOUGLAS BURDICK, Petitioner, v. THE SUPERIOR COURT OF ORANGE COUNTY, Respondent; JOHN SANDERSON et al., Real Parties in Interest.

Court of Appeals of California, Fourth District, Division Three.

January 14, 2015.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Horvitz & Levy, David S. Ettinger , H. Thomas Watson ; Stephens Friedland , John B. Stephens and Laura A. Forbes for Petitioner.

No appearance for Respondent.

Dorsey & Whitney, Kent J. Schmidt , Lynnda A. McGlinn and Karen A. Morao for Real Parties in Interest.



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