CESAR A. BON, ET AL. VS AZHER MALIK

07/01/2020

Dept. 73

Rafael Ongkeko, Judge presiding

CESAR BON v. AZHER MALIK (20STCV01208)

Counsel for Plaintiffs: None. (Self-represented)

Counsel for Defendant/moving party Guy Hocker: Mark Carlson and Nathan Kelfer (Carlson Law Group, Inc.)

Motion to Sever (by Defendant Hocker) (filed 03/23/2020); DeMURRER TO COMPLAINT (BY DEFENDANT HOCKER (filed 09/19/2019)

Hocker’s unopposed demurrer to the first through thirteenth causes of action against him are SUSTAINED WITH LEAVE TO AMEND. Plaintiffs shall file and serve a First Amended Complaint no later than July 21, 2020.

Defendant Hocker’s unopposed motion to sever is DENIED WITHOUT PREJUDICE as moot in light of the ruling on Hocker’s demurrer.

Discussion

A. Complaint/Procedural History

In August 2014, Plaintiffs Cesar A. Bon and Irma Ramirez entered into a verbal lease agreement w........