California Supreme Court Watch

Jan 05, 2022
#22-03 Turrieta v. Lyft, Inc., S271721.

#22-03 Turrieta v. Lyft, Inc., S271721. (B304701; 69 Cal.App.5th 955; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC714153.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court limited review to the following issue: Does a plaintiff in a representative action filed under the Private Attorneys General Act (Lab. Code, ยง 2698, et seq.) (PAGA) have the right to intervene, or object to, or move to vacate, a judgment in a related action that purports to settle the claims that plaintiff has brought on behalf of the state?

Review granted: 1/5/2022

Opening brief on the merits filed: 2/4/2022

Answer brief on the merits filed: 4/20/2022

Reply brief filed (case fully briefed): 6/9/2022

See the Court of Appeal Opinion.