NOTICE TO DEFENDANT: Xing Gao, We housing, a California Corporation and Does I through X.

YOU ARE BEING SUED BY PLAINTIFF: Covell Properties, a California General Partnership.

Case Number: CV19-1369

NOTICE! You have been sued. The court may decide against you without your being heard unless you respond within 30 days. Read the information below. You have 30 CALENDAR DAYS after this summons and legal papers are served on you to file a written response at this court and have a copy served on the plaintiff. A letter or phone call will not protect you. Your written response must be in proper legal form if you want the court to hear your case. There may be a court form that you can use for your response. You can find these court forms and more information at the California courts online Self-Help Center (, your county law library, or the courthouse nearest you. If you cannot pay the filing fee, ask the court clerk for a fee waiver form. If you do not file your response on time, you may lose the case by default, and your wages, money, and property may be taken without further warning from the court. There are other legal requirements. You may want to call an attorney right away. If you do not know an attorney, you may want to call an attorney referral service. If you cannot afford an attorney, you may be eligible for free legal services from a nonprofit legal services program. You can locate these nonprofit groups at the California Legal Services Web site (, the California Courts Online Self-Help Center (, or contact your local court or county bar association. NOTE: The court has a statutory lien for waived fees and costs on any settlement or arbitration award of $10,000 or more in a civil case. The court’s lien must be paid before the court will dismiss the case. The name & address of the court is:

Yolo County Superior Court

1000 Main Street

Woodland, CA 95695

The name, address, and telephone number of plaintiff’s attorney:

William D. Kopper

417 E Street,

Davis, CA 95616

Telephone: (530) 758-0757

Date: 07/03/2019

Clerk, by: J. Harris, Deputy.

The Independent, Legal No. 4657. Published October 31, November 7, 14, 21, 28, 2019.