California Supreme Court Watch

Feb 01, 2017
#17-44 Briggs v. Brown, S238309

#17-44 Briggs v. Brown, S238309. Original proceeding. The court ordered respondents Jerry Brown, Governor of the State of California, Xavier Becerra, Attorney General of California, and the Judicial Council of California to show cause why the relief sought by petitioners should not be granted. This

Jan 25, 2017
#17-35 United Auburn Indian Community of Auburn Rancheria v. Brown, S238544. (C075126; 4 Cal.App.5th 36; Sacramento County Superior Court; 34201380001412CUWMGDS.)

#17-35 United Auburn Indian Community of Auburn Rancheria v. Brown, S238544. (C075126; 4 Cal.App.5th 36; Sacramento County Superior Court; 34201380001412CUWMGDS.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. This case presents the following issue:

Jan 11, 2017
#17-01 Union of Medical Marijuana Patients, Inc. v. City of San Diego, S238563. (D068185; 4 Cal.App.5th 103; San Diego County Superior Court; 37-2014-00013481- CU-TT-CTL.)

#17-01 Union of Medical Marijuana Patients, Inc. v. City of San Diego, S238563. (D068185; 4 Cal.App.5th 103; San Diego County Superior Court; 37-2014-00013481- CU-TT-CTL.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in an action for administrative mandate. This case presents the

Dec 21, 2016
#16-445 T-Mobile West LLC v. City and County of San Francisco, S238001. (A144252; 3 Cal.App.5th 334, mod. 3 Cal.App.5th 999c; San Francisco County Superior Court; CGC11510703.)

#16-445 T-Mobile West LLC v. City and County of San Francisco, S238001. (A144252; 3 Cal.App.5th 334, mod. 3 Cal.App.5th 999c; San Francisco County Superior Court; CGC11510703.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the

Nov 30, 2016
#16-422 LTL Commercial, LLC v. Hammer IRP TLT Associates, LLC, S237689. (B262176, B263715; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC500790.)

#16-422 LTL Commercial, LLC v. Hammer IRP TLT Associates, LLC, S237689. (B262176, B263715; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC500790.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Mountain

Nov 22, 2016
#16-410 Marin Assn. of Public Employees v. Marin County Employees’ Retirement Assn., S237460. (A139610; 2 Cal.App.5th 674; Main County Superior Court; CIV1300318.)

#16-410 Marin Assn. of Public Employees v. Marin County Employees’ Retirement Assn., S237460. (A139610; 2 Cal.App.5th 674; Main County Superior Court; CIV1300318.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. The court ordered briefing

Nov 22, 2016
#16-406 Borisoff v. Pullman Group, S237730. (B259675; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC454901.)

#16-406 Borisoff v. Pullman Group, S237730. (B259675; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC454901.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, LLP v.

Nov 09, 2016
#16-382 Ace American Ins. Co. v. Fireman’s Fund Ins. Co., S237175. (B264861; 2 Cal.App.5th 159; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC559203.)

#16-382 Ace American Ins. Co. v. Fireman’s Fund Ins. Co., S237175. (B264861; 2 Cal.App.5th 159; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC559203.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: When a primary

Oct 19, 2016
#16-363 Liberty Surplus Ins. Corp. v. Ledesma & Meyers Construction Co., Inc., S236765. (9th Cir. No. 14-56120; __ F.3d __, 2016 WL 4434589; Central District of California; No. 2:12-cv-00900-RGK-SP.)

#16-363 Liberty Surplus Ins. Corp. v. Ledesma & Meyers Construction Co., Inc., S236765. (9th Cir. No. 14-56120; __ F.3d __, 2016 WL 4434589; Central District of California; No. 2:12-cv-00900-RGK-SP.) Request under California Rules of Court, rule 8.548, that this court decide questions of California law

Sep 21, 2016
#16-335 Rand Resources, LLC v. City of Carson, S235735. (B264493; 247 Cal.App.4th 1080; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC564093.)

#16-335 Rand Resources, LLC v. City of Carson, S235735. (B264493; 247 Cal.App.4th 1080; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC564093.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed an order granting a special motion to strike in a civil action. The court limited review to

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