SUNIL PATEL VS IMEG CORP,, ET AL.

Case No.: 20STCV27988    

Case Number: 20STCV27988

Hearing: 8 Jan 2021

Proceeding: Motion for Relief from Discovery Stay and Request for Continuance of Defendants’ Special Motion to Strike Plaintiff’s Complaint

Moving Parties: Plaintiff Sunil Patel

Opposing Parties: Defendants IMEG Corp. and Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Service of Motion: Timely filed and served by mail on November 11, 2020

Opposition: Timely filed and served by e-mail on December 23, 2020

Reply: Timely filed and served by e-mail on December 31, 2020

Courts Tentative Ruling

The court GRANTS the motion in-part and LIFTS the discovery stay to allow limited discovery regarding Defendant IMEG’s investigation into Plaintiff’s conduct regarding WIP and the issue of malice.

The court ALLOWS Plaintiff to conduct limited discovery and ORDERS Defendants to:

1) Produce any preliminary or final reports........