Essex Emeryville Owner, L.P. v. Scott
ORDER REMANDING ACTION. Signed by Judge Alsup on 2/15/17. (whalc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/15/2017)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ESSEX EMERYVILLE OWNER, L.P.,
For the Northern District of California
United States District Court
No. C 17-00121 WHA
On January 19, 2017, defendant Melinda Scott was ordered to show cause, in writing,
why this unlawful detainer case should not be remanded for lack of subject-matter jurisdiction
by February 9. As of February 15, 2017, defendant Scott has filed no response. This order
joins the multitude of decisions of district courts in our circuit holding that the Protecting
Tenants at Foreclosure Act of 2009 does not confer federal subject-matter jurisdiction and
hereby REMANDS the case. Defendant’s application to proceed in forma pauperis is DENIED AS
The Clerk shall please CLOSE THE FILE.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Dated: February 15, 2017.
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
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