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Real Housewives Beverly Hills Lawsuit

Real Housewives Beverly Hills Lawsuit

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COMPLAINTFORDAMAGESDAVIDE.WOOD,ESQ.StateBarNo.52902LawOfficesofDavidE.Wood1880CenturyParkEast,Suite612LosAngeles,CA90067OfficePhone:310-286-0900
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Plaintiffisinformedandbelieves,andonsuchinformationandbeliefalleges,that3atalltimesrelevanthereinDefendantTHEBEVERLYHILLSHOTELabusinessentityof4unknownform,organizedandexistingunderthelawsoftheStateofCaliforniawasatalltimes5hereinmentioned,doingbusinessintheCountyofLosAngeles,StateofCalifornia,andwas6engagedinthebusinessofoperatingahotelknownasTHEBEVERLYHILLSHOTELandbar7thereinpublicallyknownasThePoloLounge.8
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Plaintiffisinformedandbelieves,andonsuchinformationandbeliefallegesthat9atalltimesrelevanthereinDefendantROGEREDWARDTALAVERA,wasresidinginthe10CountyofLosAngelesand/orintheStateofCalifornia.
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121through50,inclusive,areunknowntoPlaintiffandPlaintiffsuessaidDefendantsundersuch13fictitiousnamesuntiltheirtruenamesbecomeknown.Plaintiffwillseekleaveofthecourtto14amendthiscomplainttoaccuratelyshowtheirtruenamesandcapacitieswhensuchhasbeen15ascertained.EachofthefictitiouslynamedDefendantswasinsomewaylegallyresponsiblefor16theevents,happenings,andtheresultingseriousinjuriesanddamagessufferedbyPlaintiffand17relatedherein,includingbutnotlimitedtotheirownershipand/orcontroloverotherDefendants18namedhereinandtheirownership,management,supervision,possessionand/orcontrolofthat19certainhotelknownasTHEBEVERLYHILLSHOTEL,thePoloLoungelocatedtherein,and20therealpropertyuponandwhichitissituated.5.Thetruenames,capacitiesandidentitiesoftheDefendantssuedhereinasDOES51through100,inclusive,areunknowntoPlaintiffandPlaintiffsuessaidDefendantsundersuchfictitiousnamesuntiltheirtruenamesbecomeknown.Plaintiffwillseekleaveofthecourttoamendthiscomplainttoaccuratelyshowtheirtruenamesandcapacitieswhensuchhasbeenascertained.EachofthefictitiouslynamedDefendantswasinsomewaylegallyresponsiblefortheevents,happenings,andtheresultingseriousinjuriesanddamagessufferedbyPlaintiffandCOMPLAINTFORDAMAGES
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OnoraboutDecember24,2010,DefendantROGEREDWARDTALAVERA14enteredThePoloLoungeandcommenceddrinkingalcoholicbeveragesinamountsthat15eventuallyledtohissevereintoxicationfromsaidalcoholicbeveragesandtosuchadegreethatit16couldhavebeen,orshouldhavebeen,obvioustopersonsobservingsaiddefendantthatheposed17adangertootherpatronsofThePoloLoungeatthattime.8.OnoraboutDecember24,2010,andatatimesubsequenttothearrivalof
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Plaintiffisinformedandbelievesandbaseduponsuchinformationandbelief122allegesthatbythetimePlaintiffandhisfriendshadenteredThePoloLounge,Defendant23TALAVERAhadengagedinsuchdrinkingtothepointthathehadconsumedanexcessive24amountofsuchalcoholicbeveragesthatthosepersonsoperating,maintainingand/orsupervising25ThePoloLoungewereableto,orshouldhavebeenableto,observehisbehaviorandtoobserve26thathewasnotabletoconducthimselfandmaintainhiscomposure,comportmentandbehavior
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