California Civil Code Section 1945

CA Civ Code § 1945 (2017)  

If a lessee of real property remains in possession thereof after the expiration of the hiring, and the lessor accepts rent from him, the parties are presumed to have renewed the hiring on the same terms and for the same time, not exceeding one month when the rent is payable monthly, nor in any case one year.

(Enacted 1872.)

Last modified: October 25, 2018