allen g. shaw, et al., Plaintiffs, vs. ashland llc, et al. Defendants.

Case No.: BC 695379

Hearing Date: June 6, 2019

Hearing Time: 8:30 a.m.

[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE:

DEFENDANT RADIATOR SPECIALTY COMPANY’S MOTION TO STRIKE PORTIONS OF PLAINTIFFS’ FIRST AMENDED COMPLAINT

Background

Plaintiffs Allen G. Shaw and Carole J. Shaw (jointly, “Plaintiffs”) filed this action on February 21, 2018 against, inter alia, Radiator Specialty Company (“Radiator”), alleging causes of action for (1) negligence, (2) strict liability, (3) intentional/fraudulent concealment, and (4) loss of consortium. The gravamen of the operative First Amended Complaint (“FAC”) concerns personal injuries sustained by Plaintiff Allen G. Shaw (“Shaw”) as a result of exposure to benzene and benzene-containing substances during the course and scope of his employment as an automotive mechanic.

Radiator now moves to........