California Supreme Court Watch

Jun 22, 2022
Estrada v. Royalty Carpet Mills, Inc., S274340.

#22-170 Estrada v. Royalty Carpet Mills, Inc., S274340. (G058397, G058969; 76 Cal.App.5th 685; Orange County Superior Court; 30-2013-00692890.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed in part and reversed in part the judgment in a civil action. The court limited review to the following issue: Do trial courts have inherent authority to ensure that claims under the Private Attorneys General Act (Lab. Code, ยง 2698 et seq.) will be manageable at trial, and to strike or narrow such claims if they cannot be managed?

Petition for review granted; issues limited: 06/22/2022

See the Court of Appeal Opinion.