CITISTAFF SOLUTIONS, INC. by and through its third-party administrator, GALLAGHER BASSET, INC., Plaintiff, vs. JESSIE LORD BAKERY, LLC, et al., Defendants.

And Related Cross-Complaint.

CASE NO: BC566131

[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE: DEFENDANT’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Dept. 98
1:30 p.m.
October 4, 2016

On December 9, 2014, Plaintiff Citistaff Solutions, Inc., by and through its third-party administrator, Gallagher Bassett, Inc. (“Plaintiff”) filed this action against Defendant Jessie Lord Bakery, LLC (“Defendant”) alleging a cause of action for negligence. This action arises out of a December 14, 2012 incident in which Rafael Castaneda (“Castaneda”) was injured by a malfunctioning freezer door on Defendant’s premises. Defendant filed a Motion for Summary Judgment (“MSJ”) on May 26, 2016, asserting the affirmative defense of workers’ compensation exclusivity. However, the defense was not included in De........