California Supreme Court Watch

Dec 28, 2020
#20-405 Annie G. v. Glacial Garden Skating Arenas, S265251.

#20-405 Annie G. v. Glacial Garden Skating Arenas, S265251. (B293351, B295766; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC624620, BC694892.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed in part and reversed in part the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Brown v. USA Taekwondo, S259216 (#20-01), which presents the following issue: What is the appropriate test that minor plaintiffs must satisfy to establish a duty by defendants to protect them from sexual abuse by third parties? (See Rowland v. Christian (1968) 69 Cal.2d 108; Nally v. Grace Community Church (1988) 47 Cal.3d 278; Regents of the University of California v. Superior Court (2018) 4 Cal.5th 607; Doe v. United States Youth Soccer Association (2017) 8 Cal.App.5th 1118; Conti v. Watchtower Bible & Tract Society of New York, Inc. (2015) 235 Cal.App.4th 1214; Juarez v. Boy Scouts of America, Inc. (2000) 81 Cal.App.4th 377.)

Review granted; briefing deferred: 12/30/2020

See the Court of Appeal Opinion.