GRETCHEN GOLDHAMMER VS BIRKLEY ASHTON BAKER

Case No.: BC579588    



MOVING PARTY: Gretchen Goldhammer; Ethan Goldhammer, a minor, by and through his guardian ad litem, Gretch Goldhamemr; Gretchen Goldhammer, Administrator of the Estate of Paul D. Goldhammer

RESPONDING PARTY: None

Motion for Leave to File Second Amended Complaint

The court considered the moving papers.

Background

Plaintiffs filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Defendants on April 22, 2015. The complaint alleges Defendants’ negligent driving caused an automobile accident with Plaintiffs’ vehicle, killing Paul D. Goldhammer. The Plaintiffs are the decedent’s wife, child, and estate.

Plaintiffs’ filed a first amended complaint on May 18, 2015 to correct a mistake in the parties’ names. Ten days later, Plaintiffs filed a second amended complaint without moving for leave and served it to Defendants.

On September 7, 2016, the Court entered a request for default, but on Decem........