California Supreme Court Watch

Mar 15, 2021
#19-92 In re Caden C., S255839.

#19-92 In re Caden C., S255839. (A153925, A154042; 34 Cal.App.5th 87; San Francisco County Superior Court; JD153034.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed orders in a juvenile dependency proceeding. The court limited review to the following issues: (1) What standard of review

Mar 15, 2021
#19-188 Conservatorship of K.P., S258212. (B291510; 39 Cal.App.5th 254; Los Angeles County Superior Court; ZE032603.)

#19-188 Conservatorship of K.P., S258212. (B291510; 39 Cal.App.5th 254; Los Angeles County Superior Court; ZE032603.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court limited review to the following issue: Must the trier of fact find, beyond

Mar 08, 2021
#21-105 In re B.K., S266192.

#21-105 In re B.K., S266192. (B307799; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; 20CCJP01221, 20CCJP01221A, 20CCJP01221B.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal from orders in a juvenile dependency proceeding. Review granted: 03/10/2021 The court ordered briefing in the above two

Mar 08, 2021
#21-104 In re B.K., S265902.

#21-104 In re B.K., S265902. (B307799; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; 20CCJP01221, 20CCJP01221A, 20CCJP01221B.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal from orders in a juvenile dependency proceeding. Review granted: 03/10/2021  

Feb 24, 2021
#21-87 Brennon B. v. Superior Court, S266254.

#21-87 Brennon B. v. Superior Court, S266254. (A157026; 57 Cal.App.5th 367; Contra Costa County Superior Court; MSC1601005.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal denied a petition for peremptory writ of mandate. This case presents the following issues: (1) Is a public school district

Feb 10, 2021
#21-70 Sheen v. FCI Lender Services, Inc., S266017.

#21-70 Sheen v. FCI Lender Services, Inc., S266017. (B297640; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC631510.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Sheen v. Wells Fargo Bank,

Feb 10, 2021
#21-50 Niedermeier v. FCA US LLC, S266034.

#21-50 Niedermeier v. FCA US LLC, S266034. (B293960; 56 Cal.App.5th 1052; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC638010.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal modified and affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1) Does the statutory restitution

Feb 10, 2021
#21-49 Lawson v. PPG Architectural Finishes, Inc., S266001.

#21-49 Lawson v. PPG Architectural Finishes, Inc., S266001. (9th Cir No. 19-55802; 982 F.3d 752; Central District of California No. 8:18-cv-00705-AG-JPR.) Request under California Rules of Court rule 8.548, that this court decide a question of California law presented in a matter pending in the

Feb 10, 2021
#21-48 Hoffman v. Young, S266003.

#21-48 Hoffman v. Young, S266003. (B292539; 56 Cal.App.5th 1021; San Luis Obispo County Superior Court; 16CVP0060.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed in part and reversed in part the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Can an

Jan 14, 2021
#19-184 Vazquez v. Jan-Pro Franchising International, Inc., S258191.

#19-184 Vazquez v. Jan-Pro Franchising International, Inc., S258191. (9th Cir. No. 17-16096; 939 F.3d 1045; Northern District of California No. 3:16-cv-05961-WHA.) Request under California Rules of Court rule 8.548, that this court decide a question of California law presented in a matter pending in the

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