Jul 30, 2015

Wednesday, July 29, 2015, 3:00 p.m.
Courtroom 16 - Hon. Elliot Lee Daum
3035 Cleveland Avenue, Suite 200, Santa Rosa

CourtCall is available for all Law & Motion appearances, EXCEPT parties in small claims cases and motions for claims of exemption which are mandatory appearances. Please contact CourtCall directly at (888) 882-6878.

The following tentative rulings will become the ruling of the Court unless a party desires to be heard. If you desire to appear and present oral argument as to any motion, YOU MUST notify Judge Daum’s Judicial Assistant by telephone at (707) 521-6725, and all other opposing parties of your intent to appear by 4:00 p.m. today, Tuesday, July 28, 2015. Parties in small claims cases and motions for claims of exemption are exempt from this requirement.







1. MSC-183910; Diedrich v. Goursky

Appearance required on Defendant’s motion to vacate default judgment.



2. SCV-254595; Capital Access Group, LLC v. Holmes

Plaintiff’s motion for partial judgment notwithstanding the verdict is granted and Plaintiff is awarded the additional interest as prayed for of $46,977.40.


Plaintiff’s motion for attorney’s fees in the amount of $66,295 is granted. 


Plaintiff’s motion for costs of $762.65 is granted.



3. SCV-256030; Tic Westwind 01, LLC v. Core Realty Holdings, LLC

The Demurrers filed by Core Westwind S, LLC and Nels Billstein have been DROPPED from calendar pursuant to the Notice of Resolution filed 7/16/15.


Demurrers of William Russ Colvin are overruled.  The demurrers as to the first and second causes of action are overruled.


Defendant Colvin’s Supplemental Demurrer is procedurally defective and will not be heard by this court.


Defendant William Russ Colvin is to answer Plaintiff’s complaint within 20 days.



4. SCV-256937; Morales v. Groskopf

DROPPED from calendar at the request of counsel for moving party.




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