California Supreme Court Watch

Jul 22, 2020
#20-196 Weimer v. Nationstar Mortgage, LCC, S262024. (C080550; 47 Cal.App.5th 341; Placer County Superior Court; SCV0035286.)

#20-196 Weimer v. Nationstar Mortgage, LCC, S262024. (C080550; 47 Cal.App.5th 341; Placer County Superior Court; SCV0035286.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed in part and reversed in part the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in

Jul 22, 2020
#20-188 Geiser v. Kuhns, S262032. (B279738; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BS161018, BS161019, BS161020.)

#20-188 Geiser v. Kuhns, S262032. (B279738; nonpublished opinion; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BS161018, BS161019, BS161020.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed an order awarding attorney fees in a civil action. The court limited review to the following issue: How should it

Jul 15, 2020
#20-187 McHenry v. Asylum Entertainment Delaware, LLC, S262297. (B292457; 46 Cal.App.5th 469; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC641363.)

#20-187 McHenry v. Asylum Entertainment Delaware, LLC, S262297. (B292457; 46 Cal.App.5th 469; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC641363.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Brown v. USA Taekwondo,

Jul 08, 2020
#20-167 Siry Investment v. Farkhondehpour, S262081. (B27750, B279009, B285904; 45 Cal.App.5th 1098; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC372362.)

#20-167 Siry Investment v. Farkhondehpour, S262081. (B27750, B279009, B285904; 45 Cal.App.5th 1098; Los Angeles County Superior Court; BC372362.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed the judgment in a civil action. This case presents the following issues: (1) May a party in default

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

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