California Supreme Court Watch

Apr 03, 2017
#17-110 Chen v. L.A. Truck Centers, LLC, S240245. (B265304; 7 Cal.App.5th 757; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC469935.)

#17-110 Chen v. L.A. Truck Centers, LLC, S240245. (B265304; 7 Cal.App.5th 757; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC469935.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Must a trial court reconsider its ruling on a motion to establish the applicable law governing questions of liability in a tort action when the party whose presence justified that choice of law settles and is dismissed?

Review granted: 3/29/2017

See California Court of Appeal opinion.