LANICCA WILE ET AL VS THE KROGER CO

LANICCA WILE, et al., Plaintiffs, vs. THE KROGER CO. dba RALPHS SUPERMARKET, Defendant.

CASE NO: BC520155

[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE: MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT AND/OR SUMMARY ADJUDICATION

Dept. 98
1:30 p.m.
October 13, 2016

On September 3, 2013, Plaintiff Lanicca Wile (“Mrs. Wile”) and Roger Wile (“Mr. Wile”) (collectively, “Plaintiffs”) filed this action against Defendants Ralphs Grocery Company dba Ralphs (“Ralphs”) and The Kroger Company (collectively, “Defendants”) for alleged damages arising out of a September 2, 2011 slip and fall. Plaintiffs allege that Mrs. Wile slipped on an oily substance which had leaked from a defective coleslaw container. Plaintiffs’ operative SAC alleges causes of action for: 1) premises liability; 2) loss of consortium; 3) products liability; and 4) general negligence. On July 22, 2016, Mrs. Wile filed a Motion for Summary Adjudication of liability on her third cause of action. On J........