California Supreme Court Watch

May 25, 2020
#14-130 Galen v. Redfin Corp., S220936. (A138642; 227 Cal.App.4th 1525; Alameda County Superior Court; RG13663672.)

#14-130 Galen v. Redfin Corp., S220936. (A138642; 227 Cal.App.4th 1525; Alameda County Superior Court; RG13663672.) 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 Sanchez

Feb 19, 2020
#20-51 Daly v. Board of Supervisors, S260209. (E073730; nonpublished order; San Bernardino County Superior Court; CIVDS1833846.)

#20-51 Daly v. Board of Supervisors, S260209. (E073730; nonpublished order; San Bernardino County Superior Court; CIVDS1833846.)  Petition for review after the Court of Appeal denied a petition for writ of supersedeas. This case includes the following issues: (1) Are a judgment and the enforcement of

Jan 08, 2020
#20-110 Serova v. Sony Music Entertainment, S260736. (B280526; 44 Cal.App.5th 103; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC548468.)

#20-110 Serova v. Sony Music Entertainment, S260736. (B280526; 44 Cal.App.5th 103; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC548468.)  Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed in part and reversed in part an order granting in part and denying in part a special motion to

Jan 02, 2020
#20-01 Brown v. USA Taekwondo, S259216. (B280550; 40 Cal.App.5th 1077, mod. 41 Cal.App.5th 567a, mod. 41 Cal.App.5th 567d; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC599321.)

#20-01 Brown v. USA Taekwondo, S259216. (B280550; 40 Cal.App.5th 1077, mod. 41 Cal.App.5th 567a, mod. 41 Cal.App.5th 567d; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC599321.)  Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue:

Dec 20, 2019
#20-98 Smith v. Loanme, Inc., S260391. (E069752; 43 Cal.App.5th 844; Riverside County Superior Court; RIC1612501.)

#20-98 Smith v. Loanme, Inc., S260391. (E069752; 43 Cal.App.5th 844; Riverside County Superior Court; RIC1612501.)  Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case includes the following issue: Does Penal Code section 632.7 prohibit only third-party eavesdroppers from

Dec 09, 2019
#20-22 Presbyterian Camp & Conference Centers, Inc. v. Superior Court, S259850. (B297195; 42 Cal.App.5th 148, mod. 42 Cal.App.5th 1173a; Santa Barbara County Superior Court; 18CV02968.)

#20-22 Presbyterian Camp & Conference Centers, Inc. v. Superior Court, S259850. (B297195; 42 Cal.App.5th 148, mod. 42 Cal.App.5th 1173a; Santa Barbara County Superior Court; 18CV02968.)  Petition for review after the Court of Appeal denied a petition for peremptory writ of mandate. This case presents the

Dec 07, 2019
#19-184 Vazquez v. Jan-Pro Franchising International, Inc., S258191. (9th Cir. No. 17-16096; 939 F.3d 1045; Northern District of California No. 3:16-cv-05961-WHA.)

#19-184 Vazquez v. Jan-Pro Franchising International, Inc., S258191. (9th Cir. No. 17-16096; 939 F.3d 1045; Northern District of California No. 3:16-cv-05961-WHA.) Request under California Rules of Court rule 8.548, that this court decide a question of California law presented in a matter pending in the

Dec 07, 2019
#19-183 Doe v. Olson, S258498. (B286105; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; SC126806.)

#19-183 Doe v. Olson, S258498. (B286105; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; SC126806.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed and reversed orders in a civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1) Does the litigation privilege of Civil Code section

Dec 07, 2019
#19-188 Conservatorship of K.P., S258212. (B291510; 39 Cal.App.5th 254; Los Angeles County Superior Court; ZE032603.)

#19-188 Conservatorship of K.P., S258212. (B291510; 39 Cal.App.5th 254; Los Angeles County Superior Court; ZE032603.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court limited review to the following issue: Must the trier of fact find, beyond

Nov 13, 2019
#19-173 Sheen v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., S258019. (B289003; 38 Cal.App.5th 346; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC631510.)

#19-173 Sheen v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., S258019. (B289003; 38 Cal.App.5th 346; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC631510.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Does a mortgage servicer owe a

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