California Supreme Court Watch

Apr 18, 2017
#17-115 Cal Fire Local 2881 v. California Public Employees’ Retirement System, S239958. (A142793; 7 Cal.App.5th 115; Alameda County Superior Court; RG126616

#17-115 Cal Fire Local 2881 v. California Public Employees’ Retirement System, S239958. (A142793; 7 Cal.App.5th 115; Alameda County Superior Court; RG12661622.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. This case presents the following

Apr 03, 2017
#17-111 County of San Diego v. Commission on State Mandates, S239907. (D068657; 7 Cal.App.5th 12; San Diego County Superior Court; 37-2014-0005050-CU-WM-CTL.)

#17-111 County of San Diego v. Commission on State Mandates, S239907. (D068657; 7 Cal.App.5th 12; San Diego County Superior Court; 37-2014-0005050-CU-WM-CTL.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. This case presents the following

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

Mar 27, 2017
#17-109 Stand Up for California! v. State of California, S239630. (F069302; 6 Cal.App.5th 686; Madera County Superior Court; MCV062850.)

#17-109 Stand Up for California! v. State of California, S239630. (F069302; 6 Cal.App.5th 686; Madera County Superior Court; MCV062850.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision

Mar 27, 2017
#17-99 Pitzer College v. Indian Harbor Ins. Co., S239510. (9th Cir. No. 14-56017; 845 F.3d 993; Central District of California; 2:13-cv-05863-GW-E.)

#17-99 Pitzer College v. Indian Harbor Ins. Co., S239510. (9th Cir. No. 14-56017; 845 F.3d 993; Central District of California; 2:13-cv-05863-GW-E.) Request under California Rules of Court, rule 8.548, that this court decide questions of California law presented in a matter pending in the United

Mar 27, 2017
#17-98 Newport Harbor Ventures, LLC v. Morris Cerullo World Evangelism, S239777. (G052660; 6 Cal.App.5th 1207; Orange County Superior Court; 30-2013- 00665314.)

#17-98 Newport Harbor Ventures, LLC v. Morris Cerullo World Evangelism, S239777. (G052660; 6 Cal.App.5th 1207; Orange County Superior Court; 30-2013- 00665314.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed an order denying a special motion to strike. This case presents the following issues: (1)

Mar 27, 2017
#17-97 National Shooting Sports Foundation, Inc. v. State of California, S239397. (F072310; 6 Cal.App.5th 298; Fresno County Superior Court; 14CECG00068.)

#17-97 National Shooting Sports Foundation, Inc. v. State of California, S239397. (F072310; 6 Cal.App.5th 298; Fresno County Superior Court; 14CECG00068.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1) Can a statute

Mar 27, 2017
#17-96 Moalem v. Gerard, S239434. (B268963; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC583236.)

#17-96 Moalem v. Gerard, S239434. (B268963; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC583236.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court limited review to the following issues: (1) Is negligent or intentional action a necessary

Mar 21, 2017
#17-87 Elliott Homes, Inc. v. Superior Court, S239804. (C078122; 6 Cal.App.5th 333; Sacramento County Superior Court; 34201400164692CUCDGDS.)

#17-87 Elliott Homes, Inc. v. Superior Court, S239804. (C078122; 6 Cal.App.5th 333; Sacramento County Superior Court; 34201400164692CUCDGDS.) Review ordered on the court’s own motion after the Court of Appeal granted a petition for writ of peremptory mandate. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in

Mar 07, 2017
#17-83 Wilson v. Cable News Network, Inc., S239686. (B264944; 6 Cal.App.5th 822; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC559720

#17-83 Wilson v. Cable News Network, Inc., S239686. (B264944; 6 Cal.App.5th 822; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC559720.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed an order granting a special motion to strike in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision

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