FERNANDO SANTIAGO LOPEZ VS GENERAL MOTORS LLC ET AL

Case No.: BC696929     Track Rulings In Case

[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE: PLAINTIFF’S MOTION FOR FEES, COSTS, AND EXPENSES

On September 18, 2019, Plaintiff Fernando Santiago-Lopez (“Plaintiff”) and Defendant General Motors LLC (“Defendant”) filed a notice of settlement of this case, which alleged breach of warranty under the Song-Beverly Warranty Act. Under the settlement, Plaintiff is the prevailing party, and Defendant agreed to pay Plaintiff’s reasonable costs, expenses, and attorney fees. (Mikov Decl. ¶ 22 & Ex. D.) On April 22, 2020, Plaintiff filed a motion for attorney fees.

Defendant requests that the Court take judicial notice of Plaintiff’s counsel’s motions for attorney fees in three other cases, a class action complaint in another case, and a declaration in support of an opposition to attorney fees in another case. The Court denies this request.

Plaintiff’s Objection Nos. 1-3 to the Declaration of Mary Lynn Arens are overruled, but the Court does not rely on those statements. P........