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Code of Civil Procedure - CCP

PART 3. OF SPECIAL PROCEEDINGS OF A CIVIL NATURE [1063 - 1822.60]

  ( Part 3 enacted 1872. )

TITLE 9.3. ARBITRATION AND CONCILIATION OF INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL DISPUTES [1297.11 - 1297.432]

  ( Title 9.3 added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 23, Sec. 1. )

CHAPTER 5. Manner and Conduct of Arbitration [1297.181 - 1297.273]

  ( Chapter 5 added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 23, Sec. 1. )

ARTICLE 10. Court Assistance in Taking Evidence and Consolidating Arbitrations [1297.271 - 1297.273]
  ( Article 10 added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 23, Sec. 1. )

1297.271.
  

The arbitral tribunal, or a party with the approval of the arbitral tribunal, may request from the superior court assistance in taking evidence and the court may execute the request within its competence and according to its rules on taking evidence. In addition, a subpoena may issue as provided in Section 1282.6, in which case the witness compensation provisions of Section 1283.2 shall apply.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 23, Sec. 1. Effective March 7, 1988.)

1297.272.
  

Where the parties to two or more arbitration agreements have agreed, in their respective arbitration agreements or otherwise, to consolidate the arbitrations arising out of those arbitration agreements, the superior court may, on application by one party with the consent of all the other parties to those arbitration agreements, do one or more of the following:

(a) Order the arbitrations to be consolidated on terms the court considers just and necessary.

(b) Where all the parties cannot agree on an arbitral tribunal for the consolidated arbitration, appoint an arbitral tribunal in accordance with Section 1297.118.

(c) Where all the parties cannot agree on any other matter necessary to conduct the consolidated arbitration, make any other order it considers necessary.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 23, Sec. 1. Effective March 7, 1988.)

1297.273.
  

Nothing in this article shall be construed to prevent the parties to two or more arbitrations from agreeing to consolidate those arbitrations and taking any steps that are necessary to effect that consolidation.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 23, Sec. 1. Effective March 7, 1988.)

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