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Ruth Gearing v. Garfield Beach CVS, LLC
Case Number: 8:19-cv-00778-AG-AS
Judge: Andrew J. Guilford
Court: United States District Court for the Southern District of California (Orange County)
Plaintiff's Attorney: Elizabeth A. Nigro
Defendant's Attorney: Brian William Birnie and Bradley James McGirr
Santa Ana, CA - Ruth Gearing sued the Garfield Beach CVS, LLC on a personal injury negligence theory claiming to have been injured and/or damages as a result of the negligence of an employee of CVS.
Ruth Gearing filed her case in the Superior Court, Orange County, California, case no.: 30-02019-01059332-CU-PO-CJC, and it was removed to federal court by the Defendant.
Ms. Gearing challenged the jurisdiction of the federal court.
Outcome: 07/03/2019 21 MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) ORDER REGARDING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION TO REMAND (DKT. NO. 15.) by Judge Andrew J. Guilford: Plaintiff's motion to remand is GRANTED IN PART, and this action is REMANDED to Orange County Superior Court. As it must jealously guard its jurisdiction, this Court sends this case and its state issues to the state court, as requested by the Plaintiff properly arguing there is no diversity jurisdiction. Plaintiffs request for attorney's fees is DENIED. MD JS-6. Case Terminated. (es) (Entered: 07/03/2019)