[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE: DEFENDANTS’ MOTION TO STRIKE PORTIONS FROM THE COMPLAINT; MOTION CONTINUED TO JANUARY 25, 2019 On July 27, 2018, Plaintiffs Loretta Fang, Gary Kao, Dora Kung, Shumin Wu, and Heidi Ong (collectively, “Plaintiffs”) filed this action against Defendants Zachary Bernstein and the Jody Bernstein Trust (“Trust”) (collectively, “Defendants”) for motor vehicle and general negligence relating to an August 16, 2016 automobile accident. Defendants move to strike any and all references to the Jody Bernstein Trust from the Complaint. Any party, within the time allowed to respond to a pleading may serve and file a notice of motion to strike the whole or any part thereof. (Code of Civ. Proc., § 435, subd. (b)(1); Cal. Rules of Court, Rule 3.1322(b).) The court may, upon a motion or at any time in its discretion and upon terms it deems proper: (1) strike out any irrelevant, false, or improper matter inserted in any pleading; or (2) strike out all or any part of........