ARMEN G KOJIKIAN ET AL VS AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO INC

Case No.: BC606392     Track Rulings In Case

Dept. F-47

Date: 10/15/20

Case #BC606392 Kojikian v. American Honda Motor Co.

Final Approval of Class Action Settlement

TENTATIVE RULING

DENY Final Approval. The Court has received and reviewed all moving papers and objections and rules as follows.

The parties failed to obtain preliminary approval of the Addendum to the Settlement Agreement. Contrary to counsel’s contentions, the Court was neither clearly made aware, nor approved the Addendum.

On April 20, 2020, the parties submitted a request to the Court, by way of a posting on CaseAnywhere, for an order that approves the dissemination of a Supplemental Postcard. (Declaration of Eric Y. Kizirian (“Kizirian Decl.”), ¶2.) The April 20, 2020 posting states in its entirety, as follows:

To the Honorable Court: The parties in the above-referenced Kojikian v. American Honda Motor Co., Inc. action respectfully seek Court appr........