[Proposed] Order Granting Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary Injunction

[Proposed] Order Granting Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary Injunction

Exhibit A
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[PROPOSED] PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION ORDER
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ANGELOTTI CHIROPRACTIC,
INC., et al.,
Plaintiffs,
v.
CHRISTINE BAKER, et al.,
Defendants.
Case No. 8:13-cv-01139-GW-JEM
[Proposed] Order Granting
Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary
Injunction
Before the Court is Plaintiffs’ Motion for Preliminary Injunction (Doc. 24).
The Court, having considered the arguments of the parties, GRANTS the motion
and issues the following preliminary injunction:
1. Defendants are hereby enjoined and restrained from enforcing the lien
activation fee provisions of SB 863, which are codified at Cal. Lab Code § 4903.06,
against any workers’ compensation lien holder, including Plaintiffs. Specifically, Defendants
shall not:
a. Subject any existing workers’ compensation lien holder to a lien
activation fee pursuant to Cal. Lab. Code. § 4903.06(a).
b. Require or collect payment of any activation fee on any existing
lien, electronically or otherwise, pursuant to Cal. Lab. Code §§
4903.06(a)(1) and (a)(3).
c. Require any lien claimant to provide proof of payment of a lien
activation fee with any declaration of readiness to proceed, pursuant
to Cal. Lab. Code § 4903.06(a)(2).
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d. Require any lien claimant to provide proof of payment of a lien
activation fee at the time of any lien conference, pursuant to Cal.
Lab. Code § 4903.06(a)(4).
e. Dismiss any lien for failure to pay an activation fee by the time of
any lien conference, pursuant to Cal. Lab. Code § 4903.06(a)(4).
f. Dismiss any lien for which an activation fee has not been paid
prior to January 1, 2014, pursuant to Cal. Lab. Code §
4903.06(a)(5).
g. Enforce any issued emergency regulations or any final regulation
implementing any provision of Cal. Lab. Code § 4903.06.
h. Take any other action, whether or not listed above, intended to
effectuate or enforce any provision of Cal. Lab. Code § 4903.06.
2. This injunction shall take effect seven days from the date of this order.
3. This injunction shall apply to all Defendants as well as any of Defendants’
officers, agents, servants, employees and attorneys. This injunction shall further
apply to any other persons who are in active concert or participation with Defendants
or Defendants’ officers, agents, servants, employees and attorneys. Fed. R. Civ. P.
65(d)(2).
4. The Court’s reasons for issuing this injunction are contained in a forthcoming
opinion, as well in the transcripts of proceedings held on November 4 and 7,
2013. Fed. R. Civ. P. 65 (d)(1)(A).
5. This injunction shall be in effect until further order of the Court.
Dated: November ___, 2013
Hon. George H. Wu, U.S.D.J.
United States District Court
Central District of California
Los Angeles Division
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