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Richard L. Fruin Jr.

Judge

Independent calendar

Los Angeles County Superior Court

Los Angeles County Superior Court

Los Angeles County Superior Court

Phone: (213) 633-0515



Rulings
Case Category Published
Modification: Guan v. Hu
JUDGE
Contracts Feb. 8, 2018
Khan v. Dunn-Edwards Corp.
JUDGE
Labor Law Jan. 24, 2018
Guan v. Hu
JUDGE
Contracts Jan. 17, 2018
L.A. Conservancy v. City of West Hollywood
JUDGE
Environmental Law Dec. 27, 2017
Mercury Casualty Co. v. City of Pasadena
JUDGE
Insurance Aug. 28, 2017

Columns
Title Category Published
New law is driving down motions Year in Review Column, Civil Litigation, Judges and Judiciary Jan. 12, 2018
Demurrers in individual calendar court Law Practice, Judges and Judiciary Jan. 28, 2017

Judicial Profiles
Title Court Published
Richard L. Fruin Jr. Superior Court Los Angeles County (Los Angeles) Mar. 31, 2013

Verdicts & Settlements
Case Name Topic Role Published
Lopez v. Chavis, et al. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Nov. 2, 1996
Beatriz Azzam, an Incompetent by and through her Guardian ad Litem, Raik Zaghloul v. Harbor UCLA Medical Center/County of Los Angeles Personal Injury judge May. 23, 1998
Daniel Heck v. Southern Pacific Railroad Personal Injury judge Feb. 27, 1999
Adolph R. Garcia v. Aerojet General Corporation Employment Law judge Apr. 22, 2000
Julie Ann Gomez v. E4L Inc. Personal Injury judge Jan. 14, 2003
Tonya Shelby v. Childhelp Inc. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Jul. 29, 2000
Clark Jones v. Cockatoo Restaurant Personal Injury judge Jan. 17, 1998
Linda Engholm v. Michelle Fielding, Peter Fielding, Steve Kang Personal Injury (Vehicular) judge Dec. 4, 1999
Fernando Lopez v. Confidential Dyeing Machine Manufacturer Co., et al. Torts judge Mar. 2, 2002
Michael Collins v. Dimensional Impressions Cad Cam Systems Inc. Contracts judge Apr. 6, 2002
Gregory Allen Minor, Jr. v. Goalsetter Systems, Inc. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Jul. 20, 1996
Harold Houze v. The Post Group Employment Law judge Sep. 23, 2000
Daley v. Guest Informant Employment Law judge Oct. 14, 2000
Cuna Mutual Life Insurance Co. v. Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Real Property judge Jan. 11, 2001
Dewitt Willis, Jr. v. Dewitt Russell, Continental Cable Vision Personal Injury (Vehicular) judge Aug. 28, 1999
Arin Soloman v. Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, et al. Personal Injury (Vehicular) judge Oct. 9, 1999
Arthur Williams and Del Marie Williams v. Joseph Peters, M.D. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Nov. 20, 1999
Ortega, Blanco, Gariepy, Ochoa, Amezcua v. Alhambra Pontiac, GMC Buick Inc. Torts judge Jul. 13, 2002
Lisa Richardson-Loyd v. County of Los Angeles, Leroy Baca Employment Law judge Sep. 28, 2004
Eden Homeowners Association v. Silver Bullet Development Company, et al. Construction judge Jun. 21, 2001
Donald Cook, Deborah Heisley v. Capital Pacific Holdings Inc., et al. Real Property judge Aug. 9, 2001
Jamie Sandoval v. County of Los Angeles Personal Injury judge Apr. 8, 2006
Coastal Delivery Corporation v. Nisco Pacific Inc. Contracts judge Sep. 16, 2003
Manuel Chavez v. Brandelli Arts, Inc. Employment Law judge Jan. 26, 2002
ACS Construction v. Moon Crescent Animation Inc., Nash Mariposa, New Media Venture Partners Inc. Torts judge Jul. 8, 2003
Eli Abrams v. 1811 Investments, et al. Contracts judge Jul. 15, 2003
Alejandro Garcia v. Jack Taylor, Jack Taylor Inc. Employment Law judge Jul. 22, 2003
Glen Valley Homeowners Association v. Estate of Lee Barker, et al. Attorneys judge Feb. 5, 2000
Menendez v. Northern Refrigerated, et al. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Nov. 15, 2001
Rolynda Mellinger, Robert Ryan, Navon Carter, a minor, by and through his guardian ad litem, Rolynda Mellinger v. LACMTA, Richard Young Personal Injury (Vehicular) judge Sep. 20, 2001
Adwire Inc. v. 9606 Partners Contracts judge Feb. 8, 2005
Jehan Zeb Mir, M.D. v. Charter Suburban Hospital; Robert Beltran, M.D.; Ceferino Cheng, M.D.; Roberto Chiprut, M.D.; Lawrence Cohn, M.D.; Camilo S. Jorge, M.D.; Samia A. Khwaja, M.D.; Martin A. Kurland, M.D.; John A. Kurnick, M.D.; Keith Torts judge Sep. 19, 1998
Vinisky v. Chi Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Feb. 12, 2000
Greg Lyons v. Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Personal Injury judge Jun. 17, 2006
Laura Ashley Bote v. St. Francis Medical Center, Silas Thomas, M.D. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Aug. 10, 1996
Amber Hyde v. First Church of God Christian School Personal Injury judge Mar. 15, 2008
Michael Susca v. Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Employment Law judge Dec. 23, 2003
Agency For The Performing Arts, Inc. v. The Walt Disney Co. Contracts judge Aug. 20, 2002
Daniel J. Kovatch v. Farmers Group Inc., et al. Employment Law judge Jan. 27, 2004
Rosa Espinoza v. Infinity Insurance Co. Insurance judge Feb. 18, 2004
Ledulia Cowan v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Personal Injury judge Feb. 21, 1998
Title Court Published
Richard L. Fruin Jr. Superior Court Los Angeles County (Los Angeles) Mar. 31, 2013
Case Category Published
Modification: Guan v. Hu
JUDGE
Contracts Feb. 8, 2018
Khan v. Dunn-Edwards Corp.
JUDGE
Labor Law Jan. 24, 2018
Guan v. Hu
JUDGE
Contracts Jan. 17, 2018
L.A. Conservancy v. City of West Hollywood
JUDGE
Environmental Law Dec. 27, 2017
Mercury Casualty Co. v. City of Pasadena
JUDGE
Insurance Aug. 28, 2017
Case Name Topic Role Published
Lopez v. Chavis, et al. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Nov. 2, 1996
Beatriz Azzam, an Incompetent by and through her Guardian ad Litem, Raik Zaghloul v. Harbor UCLA Medical Center/County of Los Angeles Personal Injury judge May. 23, 1998
Daniel Heck v. Southern Pacific Railroad Personal Injury judge Feb. 27, 1999
Adolph R. Garcia v. Aerojet General Corporation Employment Law judge Apr. 22, 2000
Julie Ann Gomez v. E4L Inc. Personal Injury judge Jan. 14, 2003
Tonya Shelby v. Childhelp Inc. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Jul. 29, 2000
Clark Jones v. Cockatoo Restaurant Personal Injury judge Jan. 17, 1998
Linda Engholm v. Michelle Fielding, Peter Fielding, Steve Kang Personal Injury (Vehicular) judge Dec. 4, 1999
Fernando Lopez v. Confidential Dyeing Machine Manufacturer Co., et al. Torts judge Mar. 2, 2002
Michael Collins v. Dimensional Impressions Cad Cam Systems Inc. Contracts judge Apr. 6, 2002
Gregory Allen Minor, Jr. v. Goalsetter Systems, Inc. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Jul. 20, 1996
Harold Houze v. The Post Group Employment Law judge Sep. 23, 2000
Daley v. Guest Informant Employment Law judge Oct. 14, 2000
Cuna Mutual Life Insurance Co. v. Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Real Property judge Jan. 11, 2001
Dewitt Willis, Jr. v. Dewitt Russell, Continental Cable Vision Personal Injury (Vehicular) judge Aug. 28, 1999
Arin Soloman v. Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority, et al. Personal Injury (Vehicular) judge Oct. 9, 1999
Arthur Williams and Del Marie Williams v. Joseph Peters, M.D. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Nov. 20, 1999
Ortega, Blanco, Gariepy, Ochoa, Amezcua v. Alhambra Pontiac, GMC Buick Inc. Torts judge Jul. 13, 2002
Lisa Richardson-Loyd v. County of Los Angeles, Leroy Baca Employment Law judge Sep. 28, 2004
Eden Homeowners Association v. Silver Bullet Development Company, et al. Construction judge Jun. 21, 2001
Donald Cook, Deborah Heisley v. Capital Pacific Holdings Inc., et al. Real Property judge Aug. 9, 2001
Jamie Sandoval v. County of Los Angeles Personal Injury judge Apr. 8, 2006
Coastal Delivery Corporation v. Nisco Pacific Inc. Contracts judge Sep. 16, 2003
Manuel Chavez v. Brandelli Arts, Inc. Employment Law judge Jan. 26, 2002
ACS Construction v. Moon Crescent Animation Inc., Nash Mariposa, New Media Venture Partners Inc. Torts judge Jul. 8, 2003
Eli Abrams v. 1811 Investments, et al. Contracts judge Jul. 15, 2003
Alejandro Garcia v. Jack Taylor, Jack Taylor Inc. Employment Law judge Jul. 22, 2003
Glen Valley Homeowners Association v. Estate of Lee Barker, et al. Attorneys judge Feb. 5, 2000
Menendez v. Northern Refrigerated, et al. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Nov. 15, 2001
Rolynda Mellinger, Robert Ryan, Navon Carter, a minor, by and through his guardian ad litem, Rolynda Mellinger v. LACMTA, Richard Young Personal Injury (Vehicular) judge Sep. 20, 2001
Adwire Inc. v. 9606 Partners Contracts judge Feb. 8, 2005
Jehan Zeb Mir, M.D. v. Charter Suburban Hospital; Robert Beltran, M.D.; Ceferino Cheng, M.D.; Roberto Chiprut, M.D.; Lawrence Cohn, M.D.; Camilo S. Jorge, M.D.; Samia A. Khwaja, M.D.; Martin A. Kurland, M.D.; John A. Kurnick, M.D.; Keith Torts judge Sep. 19, 1998
Vinisky v. Chi Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Feb. 12, 2000
Greg Lyons v. Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority Personal Injury judge Jun. 17, 2006
Laura Ashley Bote v. St. Francis Medical Center, Silas Thomas, M.D. Personal Injury (Non-Vehicular) judge Aug. 10, 1996
Amber Hyde v. First Church of God Christian School Personal Injury judge Mar. 15, 2008
Michael Susca v. Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Employment Law judge Dec. 23, 2003
Agency For The Performing Arts, Inc. v. The Walt Disney Co. Contracts judge Aug. 20, 2002
Daniel J. Kovatch v. Farmers Group Inc., et al. Employment Law judge Jan. 27, 2004
Rosa Espinoza v. Infinity Insurance Co. Insurance judge Feb. 18, 2004
Ledulia Cowan v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Personal Injury judge Feb. 21, 1998
Title Category Published
New law is driving down motions Year in Review Column, Civil Litigation, Judges and Judiciary Jan. 12, 2018
Demurrers in individual calendar court Law Practice, Judges and Judiciary Jan. 28, 2017