California Supreme Court Watch

Sep 10, 2014
#14-105 Wheatherford v. City of San Rafael, S219567

#14-105 Wheatherford v. City of San Rafael, S219567. (A138949; 226 Cal.App.4th 460; Marin County Superior Court; CIV1300112.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Must a plaintiff have paid or be liable

Aug 20, 2014
#14-97 Haver v. BNSF Railway Co., S219919

#14-97 Haver v. BNSF Railway Co., S219919.  (B246527; 226 Cal.App.4th 1104, mod. 226 Cal.App.4th 1376b; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC435551.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. Haver and Kesner present the following issue: If an

Jul 16, 2014
#14-80 Horiike v. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Co., S218734

#14-80 Horiike v. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Co., S218734.  (B246606; 225 Cal.App.4th 427; Los Angeles County Superior Court; SC110477.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: When the buyer and the

Jul 16, 2014
#14-76 Centinela Freeman Emergency Medical Associates v. Health Net of California, Inc., S218497

#14-76 Centinela Freeman Emergency Medical Associates v. Health Net of California, Inc., S218497.  (B238867; 225 Cal.App.4th 237; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC449056.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1)

Jul 09, 2014
#14-72 Citizens for Environmental Responsibility v. State ex rel. 14th Dist. Ag. Assn., S218240

#14-72 Citizens for Environmental Responsibility v. State ex rel. 14th Dist. Ag. Assn., S218240.  (C070836; 224 Cal.App.4th 1542; Sacramento County Superior Court; 34201180000902CUWMGDS.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision

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

May 21, 2014
#14-51 People v. Miami National Enterprises, S216878

#14-51 People v. Miami National Enterprises, S216878.  (B242644; 223 Cal.App.4th 21; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC373536.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Is a payday loan company owned by

Nov 26, 2013
#13-101 Barry v. State Bar of California, S214058

#13-101 Barry v. State Bar of California, S214058.  (B242054; 218 Cal.App.4th 1435; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC452239.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed an order awarding attorney fees in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: If the trial

Nov 13, 2013
#13-98 City of Perris v. Stamper, S213468

#13-98 City of Perris v. Stamper, S213468.  (E053395; 218 Cal.App.4th 1104; Riverside County Superior Court; RIC524291.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1) In this eminent domain case, was the

Feb 27, 2013
Central Coast Forest Assn. v. Fish & Game Com., S208181

#13-26 Central Coast Forest Assn. v. Fish & Game Com., S208181.  (C060569; 211 Cal.App.4th 1433; Sacramento County Superior Court; 07CS00851.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed the judgment in an action for writ of administrative mandate. The court limited review to the

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