California Vehicle Code
Sec. § 372

A lessor is a person who, for a term exceeding four months, leases or offers for lease, negotiates or attempts to negotiate a lease, or induce any person to lease a motor vehicle; and who receives or expects to receive a commission, money, brokerage fees, profit or any other thing of value from the lessee of said vehicle. Lessor includes bailor and lease includes bailment.
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Jun. 6, 2016