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Pamela Stonebreaker v. Pruco Life Insurance Company

November 4, 2011

PAMELA STONEBREAKER,
PLAINTIFF,
v.
PRUCO LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, A CORPORATION;
PATRICIA YIM COWETT, GUARDIAN AD LITEM FOR MINOR CHILDREN KRISTIN STONEBREAKER, KELLI STONEBREAKER, AND RYAN STONEBREAKER, DEFENDANTS. PRUCO LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, A CORPORATION, COUNTER-CLAIMANT,
v.
PAMELA STONEBREAKER,
COUNTER-DEFENDANT.
PRUCO LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, A CORPORATION, THIRD-PARTY PLAINTIFF,
v.
KRISTIN STONEBREAKER, A MINOR;
KELLI STONEBREAKER, A MINOR;
RYAN STONEBREAKER, A MINOR, THIRD-PARTY DEFENDANTS.



The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hayes, Judge:

ORDER

The matters before the Court are the Motion to Dismiss Pruco Life Insurance Co.'s Counterclaim and Third-party Complaint (ECF No. 16) and the Motion for Summary Judgment (ECF No. 23) filed by Plaintiff Pamela Stonebreaker; and the Motion to Interplead and Dismiss filed by Pruco Life Insurance Co. (ECF No. 17).

I. Background

This case was initiated on April 22, 2011 when Defendant Pruco Life Insurance Company ("Pruco") removed the Complaint filed by Pamela Stonebreaker in the Superior Court of California for the County of San Diego. Plaintiff asserts a claim for breach of contract and a claim for breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing.

On April 22, 2011, Defendant Pruco filed an Answer.

On May 12, 2011, Defendant Pruco filed a Counterclaim against Plaintiff Stonebreaker and a Third-party Complaint against Kristin, Kelli, and Ryan Stonebreaker in Interpleader.

On June 1, 2011, Pamela Stonebreaker filed a Motion to Dismiss the Counterclaim and Third-party Complaint in Interpleader.

On June 3, 2011, Pruco filed a Motion to Interplead and Dismiss.

On June 17, 2011 Plaintiff Pamela Stonebreaker filed a Motion for Partial Summary Judgment on her breach of contract claim. On June 27, 2011, Defendant Pruco filed a Notice of Joinder to Defendant Union Security Insurance Company's Ex Parte Application for Continuance of Plaintiff's Summary Judgment Motion Pending Discovery which was filed in the case: Stonebreaker v. Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, et al, No. 11cv797 WQH (WVG).

On July 1, 2011, Defendant Pruco filed a Opposition to the Motion to Dismiss the Counterclaim and Third-party Complaint in Interpleader as well as an Opposition to the Motion for Partial Summary Judgment. On July 1, 2011, Plaintiff filed an Opposition to the Motion to Interplead and Dismiss.

On July 11, 2011, Defendant Pruco filed a Reply. On July 11, 2011, Plaintiff filed a Reply. On July 11, 2011, a guardian ad litem was appointed to represent the three minor children, Kristin, Kellie, and Ryan Stonebreaker.

On August 30, 2011, Kristin, Kellie, and Ryan Stonebreaker filed an Answer to the Third-party Complaint in Interpleader.

On October 20, 2011, Pruco deposited the interpleader funds of $421,823.73 with ...


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