Patricio De La Paz v. Ashok Kumar Jayaraman et al
MINUTES (IN CHAMBERS) Order DENYING Motion to Remand by Judge Dale S. Fischer 11 . Refer to the Court's order for details. (pso)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
CV 16-8120 DSF (PLAx)
Patricio de la Paz v. Ashok Kumar Jayaraman
DALE S. FISCHER, United States District Judge
Attorneys Present for Plaintiffs:
Attorneys Present for Defendants:
(In Chambers) Order DENYING Motion to Remand (Dkt. No. 11)1
Plaintiff’s motion to remand is DENIED. While the notice of removal contains a
technical deficiency – “residency” rather than “citizenship” is alleged – there is no
dispute that Plaintiff is a citizen of California and Defendant is a citizen of a foreign state
not admitted for permanent residency. See 28 U.S.C. § 1332(a)(2). Therefore, the court
has diversity jurisdiction.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
The Court deems this matter appropriate for decision without oral argument. See Fed. R. Civ.
P. 78; Local Rule 7-15. The hearing set for January 23, 2017 is removed from the Court’s
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