2020

 

Labor Statute Applies to Flight Crew Members Based in State
(June 30, 2020)

C.A. Decides to Order Publication of Opinion Requiring Fees to Suspended College Student
(June 30, 2020)

Third District C.A. ‘Eschews’ Reference to ‘Anti-SLAPP’ Motions
(June 29, 2020)

C.A. Affirms Attorney-Fee Award to Person Found Not to Be a Party to Contract
(June 29, 2020)

DA May Bring UCL Action Seeking Statewide Civil Penalties
(June 26, 2020)

Avenatti’s Involvement on Case Precludes Arbitration Between Parties Who Agreed to That Procedure
(June 26, 2020)

Five-Year Sentence for Hate Crime Was Too Lenient
(June 25, 2020)

Man Who Was Convicted, Later Had Accusation Dismissed, Not Entitled to Arrest Record Sealing
(June 25, 2020)

Judge Improperly Axed Action Against Makers of ‘Shape of Water’’
(June 24, 2020)

Ex-Husband Not Liable to Former Wife For Thefts From Her by His Son
(June 24, 2020)

No Heightened Burden of Proof in Legal Malpractice Cases
(June 23, 2020)

Suppression Motion May Be Heard in Infraction Case Without Presence of Prosecutor—Appeals Court
(June 23, 2020)

Law Mandating Deletion of Actor’s Age on Demand Is Invalid
(June 22, 2020)

Class Action Can’t Be Based on Scientific Notion That Product Could Cause Harm—Ninth Circuit
(June 22, 2020)

Qualified Immunity Properly Denied to Officers Who Caused Death
(June 22, 2020)

Habeas Relief Properly Denied Man Convicted of Killing Parents
(June 19, 2020)

Starbucks’s Counter Displays Do Not Breach ADA Rights of Persons in Wheelchairs
(June 19, 2020)

C.A. Orders Publication of Opinion on Fees for Candidates
(June 18, 2020)

Ninth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Action Against Maker of Tonic for Joints
(June 18, 2020)

Prevailing Party Entitled to Costs of Exhibits Not Used at Trial
(June 17, 2020)

Accident Victim With $5 Million Judgment Can’t Collect From Defendant’s Insurer
(June 17, 2020)

Court of Appeal Upholds $1.9 Million Default Judgment
(June 16, 2020)

Users of Ticketmaster Website Impliedly Assent To Use-Policy, Including Arbitration Clause
(June 16, 2020)

General Reopening of Courtrooms Won’t Take Place June 22
(June 15, 2020)

Lawyer Taken to Task for Seeking to Represent Both Conservatee and Would-Be Conservator
(June 15, 2020)

CCP §473 Unavailable Where Attorney-Fee Motion Not Timely
(June 12, 2020)

Malicious Prosecution Action Against Lawyer Who Tried Case Not a SLAPP, C.A. Declares
(June 12, 2020)

Court-Ordered Sanctions Are Dischargeable in Bankruptcy
(June 11, 2020)

Boxer Mike Alvarado ‘KO’d’ in Court of Appeal
(June 11, 2020)

Pandemic Justifies 90-Day Suspension of Criminal Trials—C.A.
(June 10, 2020)

Embezzlement Case Brought in 2010, Dropped, Refiled in 2016 Can Still Be Tried—C.A.
(June 10 2020)

Possible Contact by Convict’s Lawyers With Jurors Must Be Facilitated
(June 10, 2020)

Student Who Contested Suspension Entitled to Attorney Fees
(June 9, 2020)

Judges Cowell, Sanora to Retire From L.A. Superior Court on Monday
(June 9, 2020)

Prosecutor’s Remark to Jury Requires Reversal—C.A.
(June 9, 2020)

Woman Facing Deportation May Challenge 1991 Drug Conviction
(June 8, 2020)

Lawyer Who Sued Doctor Is Excused, Based On Estoppel, for Tardy Filing—C.A.
(June 8, 2020)

Sentencing Judge May Note Defendant’s Out-of-State Admissions
(June 5, 2020)

Litigation to Continue Over Pulling of Inmate’s Tooth Against His Wishes
(June 5, 2020)

Protests Cause Afternoon Closing Of Six Los Angeles Courthouses
(June 5, 2020)

DMV’s License-Suspension Procedure Contravenes Statutes
(June 4, 2020)

DVRO Deciding Possession of Premises Proper Though Ownership Is Before Another Judge
(June 4, 2020)

‘Agreement to Keep Property Separate’ Was Not ‘Prenup’
(June 4, 2020)

CJP Orders Justice Johnson Removed From Office
(June 3, 2020)

Mosk, Foltz Courthouses Closed in Afternoon in Light of Protests
(June 3, 2020)

Reconstructing One Entrance to Restaurant To Accommodate Wheelchairs Not Enough
(June 3, 2020)

Conviction for Disturbing Peace Doesn’t Bar Excessive-Force Suit
(June 2, 2020)

Cormac Carney Becomes Chief Judge for California’s Central District
(June 2, 2020)

Los Angeles Superior Court May Not Transfer CPRA Case
(June 1, 2020)

Judge Can’t Deny Right of Self-Representation Based on Legal—Not Mental—Incompetence
(June 1, 2020)

Requestor of Electronic Records Can’t Be Charged Editing Costs
(May 29, 2020)

USC Denied Right of Confrontation to Boermeester, Ex-Football Player Accused of Battering Girlfriend
(May 29, 2020)

Statute Tolled Until Substitution of Attorney Form Is Signed
(May 28, 2020)

Operator of a Waterslide Is a Common Carrier, Owing Heightened Duty of Care, C.A. Holds
(May 28, 2020)

Tenants’ Conduct Not Ascribable to Policy-Holding Lessor
(May 27, 2020)

Japanese Law Properly Applied in Action in U.S. Court for Central District of California
(May 26, 2020)

Court of Appeal Orders Dismissal of Charges Against Ex-Assessor Noguez
(May 26, 2020)

Anti-SLAPP Motion Properly Denied in Lawsuit Brought by Richard Simmons
(May 26, 2020)

‘Safe Harbor’ Provision Doesn’t Apply to Anti-SLAPP Fees
(May 22, 2020)

Testimony Recalling Company Name and Logo on Invoices Not Hearsay as to Identity of Supplier
(May 22, 2020)

Order Denying Attorney Fees in Election Writ Case Reversed
(May 21, 2020)

Court of Appeal Imposes $15,000 Sanction for Appealing Dismissal of Farcical Lawsuit
( May 21, 2020)

Appeal Spawns Three Opinions on Issue Related to Dueñas Ruling
(May 20, 2020)

Legal Malpractice Action Properly Axed In Light of Lack of Expert Testimony
(May 20, 2020)

NCAA May Not Require Cap on Benefits to Student Athletes
(May 19, 2020)

Judge Erred in Conditioning Intervention On Waiving CCP §1021.5 Attorney Fees
(May 19, 2020)

$52 Million Award in Attorney Fees, Expenses Must Fall
(May 18, 2020)

Economic Damages Wrongly Cut From $1.8 Million to $460,000
(May 15, 2020)

Sacramento Superior Court Judge Matthew Gary Draws Public Admonishment From CJP
(May 15, 2020)

Summary Judgment for Government Proper In Reagan Courthouse Slip-and-Fall Case
(May 15, 2020)

C.A. Affirms Award of More Than $3.7 Million Against Lawyer
(May 14, 2020)

Judge’s Disallowance of Single Interrogatory Results in Reversal of Summary Judgment
(May 14, 2020)

Argument Heard That a Day in Jail Doesn’t Toll Statute
(May 13, 2020)

Jury Instruction Comporting With 1867 Decision Of State High Court Is Valid, but Lacks Clarity
(May 13, 2020)

Judicial Officers Are Expected to Use Face Coverings
(May 12, 2020)

Mere 26.8 Percent of Applicants Pass February State Bar Exam
(May 12, 2020)

California Law Precludes Pre-Foreclosure Suits Challenging Mortgage-Holder’s Standing
(May 12, 2020)

Bank Not Liable to One Depositor Cheated by Another
(May 11, 2020)

Rule That Taxpayer Must ‘Pay First,’ Then Sue, Can’t Be Skirted
(May 8, 2020)

Consultant for Lacey Lambastes Gascón Over Campaign Fundraising Email
(May 8, 2020)

No Liability for Fatal Police ShootingWhere Vape Device Looked Like Gun
(May 7, 2020’)

Court of Appeal Imposes $1,100 Sanction On Attorney Citing Unpublished Case
(May 7, 2020)

Conviction Reversed Based on Denial of Confrontation Right
(May 6, 2020)

Putative Class Action Against Apple Inc.Over Devices’s Memory Reinstated
(May 6, 2020)

Clarification May Be Sought of Possible Refusal to Talk
(May 5, 2020)

Judgment Creditor May Add Alter Ego As Debtor Through New Action
(May 5, 2020)

‘Compassionate Relief’ Is Compulsory Where Requisites Met
(May 4, 2020)

Woman Had No Cause of Action Based on Loss of Late Husband’s Sperm—C.A.
(May 4, 2020)

Defendant Gets No Jury Trial Though Civil Penalties Sought
(May 1, 2020)

Court of Appeal Gives Third Victory To Stuttering Prison Guard
(May 1, 2020)

Emergency State Rule Prescribing $0 Bail Is Not Mandatory
(April 30, 2020)

Chief Justice Issues Order Extending Delay Of Criminal Trials to Total of 90 Days
(April 30, 2020)

Agreement Precluding Appeal of a ‘Judgment’ Applies to Court’s Final ‘Order’ in Case
(April 30, 2020)

Court Research Attorneys Exempt From MCLE Requirements
(April 29, 2020)

DeCasas, Washington, Weller Appointed To Los Angeles Superior Court Seats
(April 29, 2020)

Ninth Circuit Panel Questions Reasonableness of Precedent
(April 29, 2020)

Pandemic Forces Postponement of Bar Exam to September
(April 28, 2020)

Police Officer Justly Fired for Driving To Work Under Influence of Drugs
(April 28, 2020)

Appeals Court Mandates Release of Murderer Dying of Cancer
(April 27, 2020)

Lawyer Wasn’t Incompetent Based on Failure to Seek Ability-to-Pay Hearing
(April 27, 2020)

C.A. Reverses $13 Million Judgment Based on Judge’s Partiality
(April 24, 2020)

Riverside-Based C.A. Panel Permits Dismissal After Opinion Is Issued
(April 24, 2020)

Attorney-Fee Award in ‘Lemon Law’ Case Need Not Be Pared
(April 23, 2020)

Qualified Immunity Properly Denied Deputy Who Had Dog Hold Surrendering Suspect
(April 23, 2020)

Family That Doesn’t Qualify for Asylum Might Be Able to Avoid Deportation
(April 23, 2020)

Liability May Be Predicated on ‘Self-Defamation’—C.A.
(April 22, 2020)

Witness Intimidation Justified Yanking Pro Per Privilege
(April 21, 2020)

Judgment Barring Use of ‘Comic Con’ Stands
(April 21, 2020)

Public School Principal’s Threat to Parent Is Nonactionable
(April 20, 2020)

Three-Year Delay in Charging Man After His Arrest Wasn’t Speedy-Trial Denial
(April 20, 2020)

Attorneys Must Accept Electronic Service
(April 20, 2020)

No Mandatory Relief Under CCP §473(b) From Voluntary Dismissal
(April 17, 2020)

Plaintiff Suing for Defamation Is Not Entitled To Sealing of Allegations Giving Rise to Suit
(April 17, 2020)

Presiding Judge Extends Moratorium on Trials to May 12
(April 16, 2020)

CCP §473(b) Mandatory Relief Not Available Where Client Caused Entry of Default—C.A.
(April 16, 2020)

Action Against Debt Collector Under California Law Barred
(April 15, 2020)

Plaintiff Whose Suit Caused Changes In Labels Gets No Attorney Fees
(April 15, 2020)

S.D. Deputy Sheriffs Unable to Disprove Ex-Inmate’s Account Can’t Avoid Trial
(April 15, 2020)

Supervisors Asked to Pay Wrongfully Detained Man $2.8 Million
(April 14, 2020)

Lawyer Who Assailed Former Assistant in Postings Not Liable
(April 13, 2020)

Brazile Sees Possible Resumption of Trials in Criminal Cases in June; Civil Cases Later
(April 13, 2020)

Inmate’s Good Conduct Can Establish Basis for Expungement
(April 10, 2020)

Brazile Announces Stepped Up Use of Remote Technology During Crisis
(April 10, 2020)

Woman, by Appealing, Draws Attention to Perception She’s Dishonest
(April 10, 2020)

C.A. Affirms Order Changing Surname of Child Born Out of Wedlock to Father’s
(April 10, 2020)

Judge Lacked Power to Order End to ‘Blanket Shackling’
(April 9, 2020)

Former LACBA President Michael E. Meyer Joins Glaser Weil’s Real Estate Department
(April 9, 2020)

Statute Starts Running When Treatment Has Ill Effect
(April 9, 2020)

Wrongful Death Suit Against San Diego, Officers, to Proceed
(April 8, 2020)

C.A. Won’t Disturb Order Forbidding Supplying Trial Transcript to Inmate
(April 8, 2020)

Judicial Council Takes Temporary Emergency Actions
(April 7, 2020)

Wearing Face Covers in Courthouses Is Encouraged, Presiding Judge Says
(April 7, 2020)

Woman’s Effort to Maintain Alienation of Affection Suit Fails
(April 7, 2020)

$2.6 Million Judgment for Injured Actress Is Voided
(April 6, 2020)

2006 Default Judgment Improperly Vacated In 2018 Based on Misperceived Flaw—C.A.
(April 6, 2020)

Hague Convention Doesn’t Bar Private Accords on Service
(April 3, 2020)

Slashing Fee Award to 28 Percent of Amount Claimed Was Warranted
(April 3, 2020)

Criminal Trials, Preliminary Hearings, Arraignments, Continued Until May 29
(April 3, 2020)

Noncommercial Use of Dead Girl’s Name, Likeness Not Tortious
(April 2, 2020)

Officer’s Warning That It Would ‘Look Worse’ If Omitted Fact Came Out Later Was Proper
(April 2, 2020)

Toy Parodying Jack Daniel’s Bottle Improperly Barred
(April 1, 2020)

Judgment Debt Is Dischargeable Where Portion Attributable to Fraud Uncertain
(April 1, 2020)

Chief Justice Issues Further Statewide Emergency Order
(April 1, 2020)

Possession of Child Pornography Justifies Ending Custody
(March 31, 2020)

Opinion Reversing Blancarte to Be Published—C.A.
(March 31, 2020)

Action Properly Dismissed Against Locals Deterring Beach Access
(March 30, 2020)

Man Who Was Bullied at Asylum Hearing Gets Remand
(March 27, 2020)

Commissioner Erred in Denying Continuance to Man Scheduled for Spinal Surgery—C.A.
( March 27, 2020)

State Judgment Has Preclusive Effect in Bankruptcy Proceeding
(March 27, 2020)

Total Ban on Contacting Marine Corps Was Invalid, Order Must Be Pared
( March 27, 2020)

MICRA Cap Properly Applied to Unsupervised Assistants
(March 26, 2020)

Hearing Slated in Case of Child-Slayer Who Seeks Release As Death Approaches
(March 26, 2020)

Client’s Acknowledgement of Fee-Splitting Is Not ‘Consent’
(March 25, 2020)

John G. Davies, 90, Retired Judge Of U.S. District Court, Dies
(March 25, 2020)

Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye Halts Jury Trials Statewide for 60 Days
(March 25, 2020)

Panel Ponders Whether Reversal Is Required Based on Ouster of Juror
(March 25, 2020)

Chartered City May Hold Elections in Odd-Numbered Year
(March 24, 2020)

Sylmar Courthouse Ordered Closed for Three Days
(March 24, 2020)

Retired Judge Burt Pines, Wife Extricated From Morocco
(March 23, 2020)

Superior Court Clerks’ Offices Are Closed for Duration
(March 23, 2020)

Restitution Properly Ordered in Full Amount Taken, Not Limited to Defendant’s Share
(March 23, 2020)

C.A. Restores Slander Claim Based on Beating Allegation
(March 23, 2020)

Prosecutor Whose Father Was Victim of Embezzlement, As Was He, Breached Ethics in Urging FBI Probe
(March 23, 2020)

Moratorium Declared on Traffic, Other Infraction Hearings
(March 20, 2020)

Retired L.A. Superior Court Judge Burt Pines, Wife, Karen Pines, Stranded in Morocco
(March 20, 2020)

Officers Have Duty to Get Treatment for Ill Arrestee
(March 19, 2020)

C.A. Refers Lawyer for Possible Action By State Bar Though He’s Disbarred
(March 19, 2020)

State High Court Expands Mandatory E-Filing
(March 19, 2020)

Brazile Declares Moratorium on Trials Until April 16
(March 18, 2020)

Malicious Prosecution Action May Proceed Over Challenge to ‘Made-in-USA’ Labels
(March 18, 2020)

Suit Against Disney for Character-Theft Was Properly Axed
(March 17, 2020)

Father Is Not Liable for Conduct Committed By Adult Son He Financially Supports
(March 17, 2020)

Courts Respond to Coronavirus Crisis
(March 17, 2020)

Chevron Not Liable for Harm to Victims of Hussein’s Terrorism
(March 16, 2020)

Employee Settling Individual Claims May Maintain PAGA Suit
(March 13, 2020)

Right to ‘Demand’ Arbitration Doesn’t Mean Power to Compel It—C.A.
(March 13, 2020)

Penalties Improperly Imposed Based on Employer Not Doing Impossible
(March 13, 2020)

Judge Was Powerless to Issue Postjudgment Order
(March 12, 2020)

$1.7 Million Award to Attorney General In Attorney Fees, Costs Was Proper
(March 12, 2020)

DVRO Can Be Based on Yelp Review of Ex-Wife, Email
(March 11, 2020)

Nonprofit Chartered Schools Are Not Exempt From County Property Taxes, Assessments
(March 11, 2020)

Judgment for Led Zeppelin Band Must Be Reinstated
(March 10, 2020)

State Unit Properly Sanctioned for Delayed Compliance With Orders
(March 9, 2020)

Justice Raphael Sees No Reason to Decide Moot Appeal Lacking Public Interest
(March 9, 2020)

Unilateral Mistake of Fact Doesn’t Justify Rescission—C.A.
(March 6, 2020)

Father Not Entitled to Reunification Services Based on Not Inflicting Physical Harm
(March 6, 2020)

Highest Spending Candidate Fails to Win Superior Court Seat
(March 5, 2020)

Murder Conviction Must Fall Because Hearsay Was Admitted
(March 4, 2020)

Ninth Circuit Approves Settlement of Class Action Against Facebook
(March 4, 2020)

Identity Theft Conviction Can’t Be Lowered to Misdemeanor
(March 3, 2020)

County Not Liable for Failure to Remove Child From Foster Home Despite Peril
(March 3, 2020)

Judge Erred in Granting MSJ Based on Technicality
(February 28, 2020)

Woman’s Pay in Past Job Is No Defense To Unequal Salary in Present Position
(February 28, 2020)

Educator, Prosecutor, Immigration Attorney Do Battle
(Judicial Elections, February 28, 2020)

YouTube Is Private Entity Not Constrained by First Amendment
(February 27, 2020)

Judge Erred in Awarding Contractor Moneys Expended on Project Taken Away From It
(February 27, 2020)

Officers Entitled to Qualified Immunity in Forced-Confession Case
(February 26, 2020)

Liability for Injuries Can’t Be Based on Educated Guess as to Maker, Seller
(February 26, 2020)

Becerra Blasts Ninth Circuit’s Opinion on Abortion Referrals
(February 25, 2020)

Prosecutor, Fired Deputy City Attorney, Private Practitioner Seek Judgeship
(Judicial Elections, February 25, 2020)

Michigan Man Subject to Personal Jurisdiction in California
(February 24, 2020)

Action Against D.A.’s Investigators Must Be Reinstated
(February 21, 2020)

Brazile Accepts Award from Bar Groups
(February 21, 2020)

Action by Fan Hit by Foul Ball in Stadium Is Reinstated
(February 20, 2020)

Prosecutor Wages Low-Spending Campaign Against High-Financed Lawyer
(Judicial Elections, February 20, 2020)

Action Against Samsung Over Smart TVs Must Be Reinstated
(February 19, 2020)

4-1 City Council Vote Did Not Amount To Required Five-Sevenths—C.A.
(February 19, 2020)

Deputy District Attorney Is in Uphill Battle With Deputy Attorney General
(Judicial Elections, February 19, 2020)

Lawyer’s Suit for Wrongful Handcuffing of Her May Proceed
(February 18, 2020)

Party Cannot Obtain Summary Judgment Through Motion Under CCP §1008(a)
(February 18, 2020)

Shinn’s Faulty Representation Requires Habeas Relief in Case of 1983 Slaying
(February 14, 2020)

Harper Alleges Diamond Is in Violation of Court Directive
(February 13, 2020)

Claims Against Amazon.com Not Barred Which Arose After Prior Suit Was Settled
(February 13, 2020)

Warning on Label Precludes Action Over Daughter’s Suicide
(February 12, 2020)

Judge Daniel P. Ramirez to Retire From Los Angeles Superior Court
(February 12, 2020)

Provision for Rent Boost for Holdover Tenant Not a Penalty
(February 11, 2020)

Owner of Rights to ‘Piranha’ Films Didn’t Cheat Former Lawyer Promised Producer Role
(February 10, 2020)

Officer Entitled to Immunity in Connection With 2010 Arrest
(February 10, 2020)

‘No Sugar Added’ on Label Doesn’t Imply Competing Products Do Have Additive
(February 7, 2020)

Officer’s Training in Behavioral Analysis Doesn’t Justify Search Based on Hunch
(February 7, 2020)

Governor Issues Posthumous Pardon Of Civil Rights Leader Rustin
(February 6, 2020)

Discrimination Lawsuit Against CNN by Man Fired for Plagiarism May Proceed
(February 6, 2020)

Appeals Court Decides Controversy on Narrow Statutory Ground
(February 6, 2020)

Prison Sentence of Nearly 20 Years for Fraud to Stand
(February 5, 2020)

Burden of Proof Improperly Shifted From Proponent of DVRO to Accused Party
(February 5, 2020)

Philibosian Urges Reelection of Lacey; Brazile Thanks Baca
(Persons of the Year, February 4, 2020)

C.A. Rejects Becerra’s Stance on Release of Police-Conduct Records
(January 31, 2020)

Judge Properly Granted Lacey’s Petition to Oust Mayor From Board
(January 30, 2020)

Operator of Gym Not Liable for Death of Man While Exercising
(January 29, 2020)

Action Against Sheppard Mullin Barred by Release of Claims
(January 28, 2020)

Implied-in-Fact Attorney-Client Relationship Might Exist, Court of Appeal Declares
(January 28, 2020)

Two Private Practitioners Stage Lackadaisical Fight Against Prosecutor
(Judicial Elections, January 28, 2020)

Tolling Statute Applies to Absences, Not Non-Residency
(January 27, 2020)

Judge Kalin Erred in Awarding $27 Million Where Complaint Sought $5 Million
(January 27, 2020)

Disinherited Beneficiaries Have Standing to Challenge Trust
(January 24, 2020)

Ninth Circuit Panel Members Differ Over Permissibility of Assuming Standing
(January 24, 2020)

Failure to File Return to Habeas Petition Obviates Need for Evidence
(January 23, 2020)

Moreno, Espinoza Are Among Appointees to Committee on Revision of the Penal Code
(January 23, 2020)

Teacher Cannot Be Fired Due to Improper Social Media Post
(January 23, 2020)

Government’s Operation of Child Pornography Site Not ‘Outrageous’
(January 22, 2020)

Teri L. Jackson Confirmed as Justice Of First District Court of Appeal
(January 22, 2020)

Media’s Right to Timely Access New Filings Is Not Unfettered
(January 21, 2020)

Change in Law Insufficient to Justify Reopening Voluntarily Dismissed Suit Against Drug-Maker
(January 21, 2020)

Arbitrator Had Authority to Impose Sanctions Under CCP §128.5
(January 21, 2020)

RONALD F. BROT: He Seeks to Do for LACBA What He Did for Himself: Make a Comeback After Rocky Times
(Persons of the Year, January 17, 2020)

KEVIN BRAZILE: Inept High School Student Shines As Lawyer, Judge, Court Leader
(Persons of the Year, January 17, 2020)

SELMA MOIDEL SMITH: Attorney and Composer, She Is Known As a ‘Renaissance Woman’
(Persons of the Year, January 17, 2020)

Man’s Bankruptcy Doesn’t Erase His Debt to Cheated Investors
(January 17, 2020)

Teachers Without Summer Classes Might Be Entitled to Unemployment Pay
(January 17, 2020)

Ninth Circuit Tosses Murder Conviction Tainted by Lawyer’s Racism
(January 16, 2020)

Law Requiring Redistricting Commission for L.A. County Is Valid
(January 15, 2020)

Automobile Thief’s Recidivism Doesn’t Justify Electronic-Search Condition of Probation
(January 15, 2020)

Superior Court Candidate Claims Endorsement of Rival
(January 14, 2020)

Abe Khan Sets March 1 Retirement From Los Angeles Superior Court
(January 14, 2020)

Two Private Practitioners, One Deputy District Attorney, Do Battle
(Judicial Elections, January 14, 2020)

‘Sanctuary State’ Statute Is Binding on Chartered Cities
(January 13, 2020)

Mandatory Relief Statute Must Be Restricted to Defaults, Dismissals
(January 10, 2020)

Contempt Adjudication Against State Improper Where Based on Refusal to Violate Statute
(January 10, 2020)

C.A. Reaffirms View That Action Over Album Cover Is a SLAPP
(January 9, 2020)

Malicious Prosecution Action Lies Against Airline Based on Allegations to Officials Following Flight
(January 9, 2020)

C.A. Blocks Prosecutions for Felony Child Endangerment
(January 8, 2020)

Woman Convicted of Stabbing Husband Can’t Sue on Ground That Drug Caused Conduct
(January 8, 2020)

Forcing Robbery Victim to Back Up Four Steps Not Kidnapping
(January 7, 2020)

Lawyers Not Entitled to Nearly $1 Million Sought for Recovery of Experts’ Fees
(January 7, 2020)

Judge Katherine Mader Retires From Los Angeles Superior Court
(January 7, 2020)

CJP Masters Find Allegations Against Johnson Are Established
(January 6, 2020)

Childhood Sex Abuse Actions Against Jackson’s Companies Are Revived
(January 6, 2020)

C.A. Declares Fraud Action Is Subject to Anti-SLAPP Motion
(January 3, 2020)

Investor Gains, Loses, Gains, Loses $62 Million Judgment
(Jan. 2, 2020)




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