SABRINA BUGARIN VS MATTHEW ALTSHULE

Case No.: 19STCV24368    

Motion for Summary Judgment

Having considered the moving, opposing, and reply papers, the Court rules as follows.

BACKGROUND

On July 12, 2019, Plaintiff Sabrina Bugarin (“Plaintiff”) filed a complaint against Defendant Matthew Altshule (“Defendant Altshule”). Plaintiff alleges negligence, strict liability, and a violation of Civil Code section 3342 in the complaint arising from a dog attack that occurred on February 16, 2019.

On July 24, 2020, Plaintiff filed a first amended complaint to, in part, name Defendant Jesse DeLuna (“Defendant DeLuna”).

On May 22, 2020, Defendant Altshule filed a motion for summary judgment pursuant to California Code of Civil Procedure section 437c.

On May 26, 2020, the Court scheduled Defendant Altshule’s motion to be heard on November 12, 2020.

Trial is set for January 8, 2021.

PARTY’S REQUESTS

Defendant Altshule asks the Cour........