MICHAEL SHIRAZI, Plaintiff, v. COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES, et al., Defendants.

Case No.: BC642090

Hearing Date: November 21, 2018

[TENTATIVE] order RE:

motion FOR LEAVE TO CONDUCT MENTAL EXAMINATION OF Plaintiff

BACKGROUND

Plaintiff Michael Shirazi commenced this action against Defendants County of Los Angeles (also erroneously sued as Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center), Darryl K. Shibata, M.D. (erroneously sued as Darryl K. Shibita, M.D.), and Theodore Eckberg, M.D. based on allegations of medical negligence. He alleges that Defendants’ failure to timely diagnose his cancer forced him to undergo more intensive/extensive chemotherapy, thereby causing him to suffer a number of deleterious side effects.

Defendants County of Los Angeles, Darryl K. Shibata, M.D. and Theodor Eckberg, M.D. (“Defendants”) move to compel the attendance of Plaintiff Michael Shirazi (“Plaintiff”) ........