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2014 California Rules of Court

Rule 3.254. List of parties

(a) Duties of first-named plaintiff or petitioner

If more than two parties have appeared in a case and are represented by different counsel, the plaintiff or petitioner named first in the complaint or petition must:

(1)Maintain a current list of the parties and their addresses for service of notice on each party; and

(2)Furnish a copy of the list on request to any party or the court.

(Subd (a) amended and lettered effective January 1, 2007; adopted as part of unlettered subd effective July 1, 1984.)

(b) Duties of each party

Each party must:

(1)Furnish the first-named plaintiff or petitioner with its current address for service of notice when it first appears in the action;

(2)Furnish the first-named plaintiff or petitioner with any changes in its address for service of notice; and

(3)If it serves an order, notice, or pleading on a party who has not yet appeared in the action, serve a copy of the list required under (a) at the same time as the order, notice, or pleading is served.

(Subd (b) amended and lettered effective January 1, 2007; adopted as part of unlettered subd effective July 1, 1984.)

Rule 3.254 amended and renumbered effective January 1, 2007; adopted as rule 387 effective July 1, 1984; previously amended and renumbered as rule 202.7 effective January 1, 2003.

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