IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA SAN JOSE DIVISION
November 29, 2011
SALVADOR QUIROZ, PLAINTIFF,
BANK OF AMERICA CORPORATION; MORTGAGE ELECTRONIC REGISTRATION SYSTEMS, INC.; AND DOES 1-50, INCLUSIVE,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Howard R. Lloyd United States Magistrate Judge
** E-filed November 29, 2011 **
NOT FOR CITATION
ORDER DENYING AS MOOT DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS [Re: Docket No. 10]
United States District Court For the Northern District of California
Plaintiff Salvador Quiroz brought suit against Bank of America Corp. and Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc. ("Defendants") in Monterey County Superior Court, alleging 20 violations of the federal Truth in Lending and Real Estate Settlement Procedures Acts, as well as 21 various state and common law claims for fraud, unfair competition, and unfair business practices.
Dkt. No. 1; exh. A. Defendants timely removed the action to this court. Id. 23
Defendants filed a Motion to Dismiss plaintiff's complaint pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(6) on October 20, 2011, setting a hearing for December 6, 2011. Dkt. No. 10. Quiroz filed a First Amended Complaint on November 3. Dkt No. 13. A party may amend its pleading once as a 26 matter of course within 21 days after service of a motion under Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b). Fed. R. Civ. P. 27 15(a)(1)(B). Defendants then filed a Motion to Dismiss the First Amended Complaint. Dkt. No. 17.
The First Amended Complaint being now the operative pleading, defendants' Motion to Dismiss the 2 original complaint is hereby DENIED as MOOT. 3
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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