California Supreme Court Watch

Jun 25, 2014
#14-68 Ybarra v. Apartment Investment & Management Co., S217994

#14-68 Ybarra v. Apartment Investment & Management Co., S217994.  (B245901; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC480377.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed an order denying a petition to compel arbitration in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Los Angeles, LLC, S204032 (#12-97), which includes the following issue: Did AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion (2011) 563 U.S. __ [131 S. Ct. 1740] impliedly overrule Gentry v. Superior Court (2007) 42 Cal.4th 443 with respect to contractual class action waivers in the context of non-waivable labor law rights?

Review granted/briefing deferred 06/25/2014

See the Petition for Review.