ESBER SAMAAN VS ERIN C SAMAAN

Case No.: BD625012    


DEPT: 59

DATE: 2/27/17

CALENDAR #: 10

MATTER: RFO FOR BIFURCATION OF MARITAL STATUS

FILING DATE: 1/17/17

MOVING PARTY: Petitioner, Esber Samaan

RESPONDING PARTY: Respondent, Erin Samaan

CASE NUMBER: BD625012



TENTATIVE RULING
1. Deny without prejudice.


REASONING:
1. Deny without prejudice:
Petitioner has failed to show slight evidence to obtain bifurcation and resolution of marital status. (Gionis v. Superior Court (1988) 202 Cal.App.3d 786, 790.) This is the easiest burden there is, but Petitioner has failed to submit any evidence at all as to why he wants a separate trial on the issue of dissolution of marital status before trial on all other issues.

The foregoing notwithstanding, as all other matters seem to have been resolved, if the parties submit a proposed judgment on all issues, and agre........