California Supreme Court Watch

Sep 14, 2020
#20-260 Horne v. Ahern Rentals, S263309.

#20-260 Horne v. Ahern Rentals, S263309. (B299605; 50 Cal.App.5th 192; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC675950.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Sandoval v. Qualcomm Inc., S252796 (#19-09),

Sep 14, 2020
#20-250 Hill RHF Housing Partners, L.P. v. City of Los Angeles, S263734.

#20-250 Hill RHF Housing Partners, L.P. v. City of Los Angeles, S263734. (B295181, B295315; 51 Cal.App.5th 621; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BS170127, BS170352.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgments in actions for writ of

Sep 14, 2020
#20-249 Boermeester v. Carry, S263180.

#20-249 Boermeester v. Carry, S263180. (B290675; 49 Cal.App.5th 682; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BS170473.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. This case includes the following issue: Does the common law right

Aug 17, 2020
#20-227 Conservatorship of J.Y., S263044.

#20-227 Conservatorship of J.Y., S263044. (A157323; 49 Cal.App.5th 220; Contra Costa County Superior Court; P0400120.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal dismissed as moot an appeal in a conservatorship proceeding. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Conservatorship of E.B., S261812 (#20-155),

Aug 17, 2020
#20-225 Betancourt v. OS Restaurant Services, LLC, S262866.

#20-225 Betancourt v. OS Restaurant Services, LLC, S262866. (B293625; 49 Cal.App.5th 240; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC629916.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the award of attorney fees in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Naranjo

Aug 10, 2020
#20-214 D’Arcy v. Schulte, S262532.

#20-214 D’Arcy v. Schulte, S262532. (G057203; nonpublished opinion; Orange County Superior Court; 30-2017-00916754.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed an order denying a special motion to strike in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Geiser v. Kuhns,

Aug 10, 2020
#20-209 Zolly v. City of Oakland, S262634.

#20-209 Zolly v. City of Oakland, S262634. (A154986; 47 Cal.App.5th 73; Alameda County Superior Court; RG16821376.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed in part and reversed in part the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Must city

Aug 10, 2020
#20-206 Ducksworth v. Tri-Modal Distribution Services, S262699.

#20-206 Ducksworth v. Tri-Modal Distribution Services, S262699. (B294872; 47 Cal.App.5th 532; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC676917.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1) In a cause of action alleging

Aug 10, 2020
#20-205 Coast Community College Dist. v. Commission on State Mandates, S262663.

#20-205 Coast Community College Dist. v. Commission on State Mandates, S262663. (C080349; 47 Cal.App.5th 415; Sacramento County Superior Court; 34201480001842CUWMGDS.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed in part and reversed in part the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the

Jul 29, 2020
#20-198 Lopez v. Ledesma, S262487. (B284452; 46 Cal.App.5th 980; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC519180.)

#20-198 Lopez v. Ledesma, S262487. (B284452; 46 Cal.App.5th 980; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC519180.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case includes the following issue: Was a physician’s assistant who treated a patient without

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