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Tentative Rulings, Nevada City - Case Management Conferences

>Tentative Rulings for Monday, October 20, 2014

Tentative Rulings for Monday, October 20, 2014 

1. 80425 Progressive Ins. v. Zafft

Case Type: MVA
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

Appearance is required by Plaintiffís counsel. Complaint not at issue - need responsive pleading, default or dismissal of Defendant Zafft.

COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

2. 80494 Progressive Ins. v. Lowe

Case Type: Subrogation
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

Appearance is required by Plaintiffís counsel. Complaint not at issue - need responsive pleading, default or dismissal of Defendant Lowe. The court has received a Declaration of Non-Service. It appears that an application to serve by publication is necessary.

COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

3. 77884 Goldstein v. Green

Case Type: Corporate Dissolution
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

No appearances are required. The OSC is dropped. The trial date on the remaining issues of 12/9/15 is confirmed.

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

4. 79154 Roth v. Swope Medical Group

Case Type: Medical Malpractice
Assigned Judge: TBD

Class: out of class
Disposition Date: out of class
Length: 5 Day Jury
Trial Date: 7/7/15, 8:30 a.m. in Dept. 6
Pre-Trial Conference: 6/26/15 at 11:00 a.m. in Dept. 6

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

5. 80232 Arzt v. Goldstein

Case Type: Malicious Prosecution
Assigned Judge: TBD

On the courtís own motion, the case is hereby reclassified to Class 2, with a new disposition date of 7/30/15.

Class: 2
Disposition Date: 7/30/15
Length: 5 Day Jury
Trial Date: 3/3/15, 8:30 a.m. in Dept. 6
Pre-Trial Conference: 2/20/15 at 11:00 a.m. in Dept. 6
Mandatory Settlement Conference: 1/5/15 at 10:00 a.m. in Dept. 6
Arbitration: Case is not referred to Judicial Arbitration.
Mediation: Parties are directed to meet and confer to consider mediation.

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

6. 80332 Anderson v. Wasley

Case Type: MVA
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

Appearances are required. The court requires the status of the mediation stipulation.

COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

7. 80367 White v. Latham

Case Type: MVA
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

No appearances are required. The CMC is dropped. The court is in receipt of the mediation stipulation.

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

8. 80377 State Farm v. Hicklin

Case Type: Subrogation
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

No appearances are required. The CMC is dropped. The case is not referred to arbitration as it is exempt pursuant to CCP ß1141.11. The trial and related dates set on 7/21/14 are confirmed.

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

9. 80399 Bielen v. Nevada Jt. Union HS District

Case Type: Premises Liability
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

No appearances are required. The CMC is dropped. The court is in receipt of the mediation stipulation.

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

10. 80554 Dunne v. Dunne

Case Type: Breach of Contract
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

No appearances are required. The CMC is dropped. A default prove-up hearing is hereby set for 12/14/14 at 2:00 pm in Dept. 6.

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

11. 80589 Lockhart v. State Farm

Case Type: Breach of Contract
Assigned Judge: Sean P. Dowling

Appearance is required by Plaintiffís counsel. Complaint not at issue - need responsive pleading, default or dismissal of Defendant State Farm.

COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

12. 80591 Clemens v. Romweber

Case Type: MVA
Assigned Judge: TBD

Class: 1
Disposition Date: 6/26/15
Length: 3 Day Jury
Trial Date: 6/30/15, 8:30 a.m. in Dept. 6
Pre-Trial Conference: 6/19/15 at 11:00 a.m. in Dept. 6
Mandatory Settlement Conference: 6/8/15 at 10:00 a.m. in Dept. 6
Arbitration: Case is not referred to Judicial Arbitration.
Mediation: Parties are directed to meet and confer to consider mediation.

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.

13. 80597 Blumenfeld v. Drew

Case Type: MVA
Assigned Judge: TBD

Class: 1
Disposition Date: 7/2/15
Length: 3 Day Jury
Trial Date: 5/19/15, 8:30 a.m. in Dept. 6
Pre-Trial Conference: 5/8/15 at 11:00 a.m. in Dept. 6
Mandatory Settlement Conference: 4/27/15 at 10:00 a.m. in Dept. 6
Arbitration: Case is not referred to Judicial Arbitration.
Mediation: Parties are directed to meet and confer to consider mediation.

THIS IS THE COURTíS PROPOSED ORDER. IF ANY PARTY OPPOSES THIS ORDER, YOU MUST NOTIFY ALL OPPOSING COUNSEL AND PRO PER PARTIES BY 3:00 P.M. THE FRIDAY BEFORE THE HEARING. IF YOU DO NOT NOTIFY THE PARTIES AND DO NOT OPPOSE THE PROPOSED ORDER, NO APPEARANCE IS REQUIRED AND THE PROPOSED ORDER SHALL BECOME THE FINAL ORDER OF THE COURT. COURT REPORTERS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THE EXPENSE OF THE COURT PURSUANT TO LOCAL RULE 10.00. INFORMATION FOR APPEARING THROUGH COURTCALL CAN BE OBTAINED BY CALLING COURTCALL TOLL FREE AT 888-882-6878.