Case Name: Ruiz, et al. v. Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc., et al.

Case No.: BC657876

Matter: Plaintiffs’ Motions to Quash Subpoenas

Tentative Ruling: Motions are granted in part.

Plaintiffs Pamela Ruiz and Joeann Wolfe filed this employment action against Defendants Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc., Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, and Southern California Permanent Medical Group. The complaint alleges causes of action for (1) wrongful termination in violation of public policy, (2) FEHA age discrimination, (3) defamation, (4) failure to pay wages, (5) rest period and meal period pay, (6) violations of Bus. & Prof. Code § 17200, and (7) failure to furnish timely and accurate wage and hour statements. Plaintiffs move to quash or modify subpoenas that Defendants issued to Plaintiffs’ subsequent employers, Med Spa, All Saints/NEMM, PHHC, and Comacare.

Code of Civ. Proc. § 1987.1 authorizes courts to ........