California Supreme Court Watch

Feb 18, 2019
#19-21 Wilmot v. Contra Costa County Employees’ Retirement Assn., S252988. (A152100; 29 Cal.App.5th 846; Contra Costa County Superior Court; MSN161730.)

#19-21 Wilmot v. Contra Costa County Employees’ Retirement Assn., S252988. (A152100; 29 Cal.App.5th 846; Contra Costa County Superior Court; MSN161730.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision inAlameda County Deputy Sheriff’s Assn. v. Alameda County Employees’ Retirement Assn., S247095 (#18-49), which includes the following issue: Did statutory amendments to the County Employees’ Retirement Law (Gov. Code, § 31450 et seq.) made by the Public Employees’ Pension Reform Act of 2013 (Gov. Code, § 7522 et seq.) reduce the scope of the pre-existing definition of pensionable compensation and thereby impair employees’ vested rights protected by the contracts clauses of the state and federal Constitutions?

Review granted/briefing deferred: 02/13/2019

See the California Court of Appeal opinion.