California Supreme Court Watch

Sep 18, 2017
#17-274 Hart v. Darwish, S243062. (B270513; 12 Cal.App.5th 218; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC521721.)

#17-274 Hart v. Darwish, S243062. (B270513; 12 Cal.App.5th 218; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC521721.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending finality of Parrish v. Latham & Watkins (2017) 3

Sep 18, 2017
#17-270 Plantier v. Ramona Municipal Water Dist., S243360. (D069798; 12 Cal.App.5th 856; San Diego County Superior Court; 37-2014-00083195-CU-BT-CTL.)

#17-270 Plantier v. Ramona Municipal Water Dist., S243360. (D069798; 12 Cal.App.5th 856; San Diego County Superior Court; 37-2014-00083195-CU-BT-CTL.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Were ratepayers seeking to challenge the

Sep 18, 2017
#17-269 City and County of San Francisco v. Regents of the University of California, S242835. (A144500; 11 Cal.App.5th 1107; San Francisco County Superior Court; CPF14513434.)

#17-269 City and County of San Francisco v. Regents of the University of California, S242835. (A144500; 11 Cal.App.5th 1107; San Francisco County Superior Court; CPF14513434.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. This

Sep 07, 2017
#17-266 City of Oroville v. Superior Court, S243247. (C077181; nonpublished opinion; Butte County Superior Court; 152036.)

#17-266 City of Oroville v. Superior Court, S243247. (C077181; nonpublished opinion; Butte County Superior Court; 152036.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal denied a petition for peremptory writ of mandate. This case presents the following issue: Is a city liable for inverse condemnation

Aug 31, 2017
#17-262 Heimlich v. Shivji, S243029. (H042641; 12 Cal.App.5th 152; Santa Clara County Superior Court; CV231939.)

#17-262 Heimlich v. Shivji, S243029. (H042641; 12 Cal.App.5th 152; Santa Clara County Superior Court; CV231939.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed an order denying a motion for costs. This case presents the following issue: When a party to an arbitration proceeding makes

Aug 30, 2017
#17-261 City of Morgan Hill v. Bushey, S243042. (H043426; 12 Cal.App.5th 34; Santa Clara County Superior Court; CV292595.)

#17-261 City of Morgan Hill v. Bushey, S243042. (H043426; 12 Cal.App.5th 34; Santa Clara County Superior Court; CV292595.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. This case presents the following issue: Can the

Aug 24, 2017
#17-259 San Diegans for Open Government v. San Diego State University Research Foundation, S242529. (D069189; 13 Cal.App.5th 76; San Diego County Superior Court; 37-2015-00011951-CU-MC-CTL.)

#17-259 San Diegans for Open Government v. San Diego State University Research Foundation, S242529. (D069189; 13 Cal.App.5th 76; San Diego County Superior Court; 37-2015-00011951-CU-MC-CTL.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed an order granting a special motion to strike in a civil action.

Aug 18, 2017
#17-248 Quigley v. Garden Valley Fire Protection Dist., S242250. (C079270; 10 Cal.App.5th 1135; Plumas County Superior Court; CV1000225.)

#17-248 Quigley v. Garden Valley Fire Protection Dist., S242250. (C079270; 10 Cal.App.5th 1135; Plumas County Superior Court; CV1000225.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1) Did defendants forfeit the immunity

Aug 01, 2017
#17-232 Boling v. Public Employment Relations Bd., S242034. (D069626, D069630; 10 Cal.App.5th 853; San Diego County Superior Court; 2464-M, LA-CE-746-M, LACE-752-M, LA-CE-755-M, LA-CE-758-M.)

#17-232 Boling v. Public Employment Relations Bd., S242034. (D069626, D069630; 10 Cal.App.5th 853; San Diego County Superior Court; 2464-M, LA-CE-746-M, LACE-752-M, LA-CE-755-M, LA-CE-758-M.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal annulled a decision of the Public Employment Relations Board. This case includes the following

Jul 26, 2017
#17-226 In re A.N., S242494. (B275914; 11 Cal.App.5th 403; Ventura County Superior Court; 2015040294.)

#17-226 In re A.N., S242494. (B275914; 11 Cal.App.5th 403; Ventura County Superior Court; 2015040294.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed an order in a juvenile truancy wardship proceeding. This case presents the following issues: (1) Is the utilization of a school attendance

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