Knox, et al. v. AN Imports of Stevens Creek, Inc., et al.

Case No.: 17CV316379    

9 COUNTY OF SANTA CLARA

12 CASEY KNOX and MERCADO ANIMA, on their own behalf and on behalf of all those 13 similarly situated, TENTATIVE RULING RE: MOTION FOR FINAL APPROVAL OF CLASS 14 Plaintiffs, ACTION SETTLEMENT 15 vs.

16 AN IMPORTS OF STEVENS CREEK, INC.

d/b/a MINI OF STEVENS CREEK; ALLISON

17 BAVARIAN d/b/a BMW OF MOUNTAIN

VIEW; AUTONATION INC., d/b/a

18 AUTOWEST MINI OF MOUNTAIN VIEW

CORP., and BMW OF MOUNTAIN VIEW; and

19 DOES 1-10,

20 Defendants.

21 The above-entitled action comes on for hearing before the Honorable Patricia M. Lucas 22 on October 21, 2020 at 1:30 p.m. in Department 3. The court now issues its tentative ruling as 23 follows:

24 I. INTRODUCTION

25 This is a putative class action arising out of various alleged Labor Code violations. The 26 Complaint, filed on September 27, 2017, sets forth t........