position, from an attorney or such other person as may be designated by said parties; provided, however, that each party may have only one (1) such spokesperson at the hearing.
In the event either party should
fail to appear, the Arbitrator may hear and review such evidence as may be presented and make such decisions as if
both parties were present.
All testimony shall be taken and
all documentary evidence shall be submitted under penalty of
perjury according to the laws of the State of California.
It need not be conducted according
the technical applicable in
rules relating courts of law.
to evidence and witnesses, To be admissible, evidence
shall be of the type on which responsible persons are accustomed to rely in the conduct of serious affairs. full and fair hearing shall be accorded to the parties the hearing.
The proceedings shall be tape
arty who desires that the proceedings be
aphically shall make arrangements with ast five (5) days before the hearing.
be at his with the c
or her expense, and the original
shall be request for
official incurred party.
tape re for the
the tape recording at the time of
or she shall cording with
make arrangements to
or after copy the expenses
transcript will be borne by the requesting
Any person may be excluded during
the hearing b or otherwise proceedings.
y the Arbitrator if that person is disruptive interferes with the orderly conduct of the
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The Arbitrator shall make a final
in ten (10) days of the conclusion of the
written decision, including all applicable
findings, sha mall the deci
ll be delivered to the City Clerk who shall sion of the Arbitrator to all parties.
680 hearings shal
All mobilehome rent arbitration
l be open to the public.
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Any decision of the Arbitrator must be
a preponderance of the evidence.