Joseph H. Chang, MD v. Villa Fontana Limited, a California general partnership

Nature of Proceedings: Demurrer

Joseph H. Chang, M.D., v. Villa Fontana Limited, L.P., Case No. 15CV03844 (Judge Sterne)

Hearing Date: February 22, 2016

Motion: Demurrer of Defendant to Complaint

Attorneys:

For Plaintiff Joseph H. Chang, M.D.: Donald J. Hamman, Eve A. Brackmann, Stuart Kane

For Defendant Villa Fontana Limited, L.P.: Diana Jessup Lee, Reicker, Pfau, Pyle & McRoy, LLP

Tentative Ruling:

For the reasons set forth herein, the demurrer of defendant Villa Fontana Limited, L.P., to the third cause of action of the complaint (for breach of the warranty of habitability) is sustained without leave to amend. Defendant shall file and serve its answer to the complaint on or before March 8, 2016.

Background:

Plaintiff Joseph H. Chang, M.D., is the principal of Montecito Aesthetic Institute, Inc. (MAI), a medical aesthetics clinic located at........