May 28, 2015



FRIDAY, May 15, 2015 at 9:30 A.M.
COURTROOM #21 – Robert S. Boyd
(3055 Cleveland Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA)

Tentative Rulings

The following Tentative Rulings will become the ruling of the Court unless a party desires to be heard. If you desire to appear and present oral argument as to any motion, it will be necessary for you to contact the Judicial Assistant by telephone at (707) 521-6732 by 4:00 p.m. on May 14, 2015. Any party requesting an appearance must notify all other opposing parties of their intent to appear.            




1.     SFL 63968, Vigil/Reyes:


This unopposed motion is granted. Respondent is ordered to serve  his response to Request for Inspection and Production of documents no later than 20 days from entry of this order.


Respondent shall pay attorney fees in the amount of $2,508.75. Petitioner’s request to impose Family Law 271 sanctions is denied.


2.     SFL 25356, Reilly/Brown:


This motion is continued to July 3, 2015, Dept. 21, 1:30 p.m. to allow for service of this motion on Petitioner Lisa Kate Reilly.


3.     SFL 29965, Holmes:


Petitioner’s unopposed motion is granted. Respondent is ordered to pay Petitioner’s attorney $1,396 in attorney fees pursuant to Family Code §271 within 30 days of this order.


4.     SFL 54546, Schiffman:


Respondent’s motion for reconsideration is denied on the grounds that the motion was untimely filed, CCP §1008, and failed to argue that new or different facts, circumstances or law support reconsideration of the order to appoint minor’s counsel. Moreover, this Court has the authority to make such appointment on its own motion if the Court finds it to be in the best interest of the children.

CRC 5.240(b).


Counsel and both parties are ordered to be present at the hearing on 5/15/15 at 9:30 a.m. in Dept. 21.


Father is ordered to fully cooperate and allow minor’s counsel to interview all persons she believes are relevant to performing the task she has been assigned. 



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