2/19/20

Dept. 73

Rafael Ongkeko, Judge presiding

ZUNIGA v. ZUNIGA (19STCV34565)

Counsel for plaintiff/opposing party: Matthew Stidham; David Chon (The Legacy Lawyers)

Counsel for defendant/moving party: Robert Mills (Law Office of Robert Mills)

DEFENDANT’S DEMURRER TO THE FIRST, SECOND, THIRD, FOURTH, SIXTH AND EIGHTH CAUSES OF ACTION OF PLAINTIFF’S FIRST AMENDED COMPLAINT;

DEFENDANT’S MOTION TO STRIKE PORTIONS OF PLAINTIFF’S FIRST AMENDED COMPLAINT PERTAINING TO PUNITIVE DAMAGES AND ATTORNEY FEES (both filed 1/10/20)

TENTATIVE RULING

Defendant’s demurrer to the first cause of action is sustained without leave to amend.

Defendant’s demurrers to the second, third, fourth, sixth, and eighth causes of action are overruled.

Defendant’s motion to strike punitive damage claims is denied.

Defendant’s motion to strike the ........