14. EC066727 SAADIA LIBEROW v 12407 MOORPARK STREET, INC

Motion to Strike Complaint

The Plaintiff resides in a condominium unit that is subject to the rules and bylaws of the Defendant homeowner’s association. The Defendant is controlled by it Board. The board president is Michael DeWitte. The Complaint alleges that Mr. DeWitte is the Plaintiff’s neighbor and he has used his position as board president to levy meritless penalties and fines on the Plaintiff due to some cosmetic remodeling that the Plaintiff performed on his unit. It is further alleged that when the Plaintiff informed the homeowner’s association that he suspected there might be leaks in his unit, Mr. DeWitte threatened to forcibly enter the Plaintiff’s unit to inspect for water intrusion and claimed that the Plaintiff would be liable for any damages. As a result, the Plaintiff decided to list his home on the market because dealing with Mr. DeWitte had become unbearable. Mr.........