JESUS IGNACIO VALENZUELA, ET AL. VS LAWNDALE HEALTHCARE & WELLNESS CENTRE LLC, ET AL.

[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS’ DEMURRER AND MOTION TO STRIKE

On January 24, 2020, plaintiffs Jesus Ignacio Valenzuela, Crystal Valenzuela, Marco Valenzuela, and Julia Valenzuela, individually and as heirs of and successors-in-interest to Maria Rodriguez (collectively, “Plaintiffs”) filed this action against Lawndale Healthcare & Wellness Centre LLC dba Lawndale Care Center (“Lawndale”), Shlomo Rechnitz (“Rechnitz”), Brius LLC, Rockport Administrative Services LLC, Rockport Healthcare Support Services LLC, Boardwalk West Financial Services LLC, SR Capital, and Lawnland LLC (collectively, “Defendants”) arising from their mother’s death after a fall while in Defendants’ care.

Plaintiffs allege four causes of action: (1) elder abuse and neglect under the Elder Adult and Dependent Adult Civil Protection Act, Welfare & Institutions Code §§ 15600, et seq.; (2) willful misconduct; (3) wrongful death; and (4) violation of patient’s rights under Health & Safe........