2017 

C.A. Affirms Defense Judgment in Last of Lockheed Cases
(July 28, 2017)

Court of Appeal Affirms Summary Judgment Without Examining Merits
(July 28, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Reverses Conviction for Illegal Reentry
(July 28, 2017)

C.A. Shows Deference to Deceased Lawyer—Withholds Identity
(July 28, 2017)

Judge Bowick Issued Improper Turnover Order to Nuns
(July 27, 2017)

LACBA’s President Meyer Wins Support for Seeking Contract to Provide Free Legal Help
(July 27, 2017)

Judges Must Exercise Caution in Dealing With Vendors
(July 27, 2017)

Three New Health Care Litigators Join Buchalter In Los Angeles
(July 27, 2017)

Lawsuit Over Labeling of Websites Was a SLAPP
(July 26, 2017)

Basic Speed Law Can Apply to Driving Unsafely
(July 26, 2017)

C.A. Says Argument Was Raised Too Late, but Considers Its Merits
(July 26, 2017)

Lawyer Gets No Fee Though Client Received Benefit
(July 25, 2017)

Judges May Again Get Paid for Performing Marriage Ceremonies on Weekends, Holidays
(July 25, 2017)

Hospital Must Pay Though Patient Wasn’t Harmed—C.A.
(July 25, 2017)

Rick Cohen Resigns as LACBA’s Interim CEO
(July 24, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Order to Sterling’s Former Girlfriend
(July 21, 2017)

Parents Need Not Be Blameworthy to Lose Custody
(July 21, 2017)

Plaintiff Might Be Able to Unmask Anonymous Critics
(July 20, 2017)

Minority Shareholder Can’t Gain Access to Attorney Bills—Court of Appeal
(July 20, 2017)

C.A. Reverses Denial of Law Firm’s Anti-SLAPP Motion
(July 19, 2017)

Judicial Elections Reform Bill, SB 235, Heads for Assembly Floor
(July 19, 2017)

Firing of Campus Police Officer Was Justified—C.A.
(July 19, 2017)

Board Didn’t Breach Patients’ Privacy Rights
(July 18, 2017)

Napa Superior Court Judge Agrees To Resign and Receive CJP Censure
(July 18, 2017)

Colantuono Chosen as New State Bar President
(July 17, 2017)

C.A. Says Twitter’s Tweet Wasn’t Tortious
(July 17, 2017)

Meyer Pledges End to Secrecy in LACBA
(July 14, 2017)

No Reversal Based on Judge Reading Tweets on Case
(July 14, 2017)

LACBA’s CEO Says Subsidizing Charitable Efforts Must End
(July 13, 2017)

C.A. Says It Doesn’t Know Officers’ True Names
(July 13, 2017)

LACBA Releases Detailed Financial Information
(July 12, 2017)

Court of Appeal Finds Injunction Against Sheriff’s Department Inadequate
(July 12, 2017)

Presiding Judge’s Guidelines Didn’t Have Force of Law
(July 11, 2017)

The Word ‘Sex’ Isn’t Ambiguous, C.A. Declares
(July 11, 2017)

Court Reinstates Action Over Painting Looted by Nazis
(July 11, 2017)

Wrongful Shooting Case Against Pasadena to Proceed
(July 10, 2017)

Affidavit of Fault From Out-of-State Lawyer Suffices
(July 10, 2017)

Police Have No Privacy Rights At Scene of Raid—C.A.
(July 7, 2017)

Resentencing of Youth Requires Notice, Hearing, Court of Appeal Rules
(July 7, 2017)

Man Accused of Murder Must Be Released—C.A.
(July 6, 2017)

Doctors Summoned Into Operating Room Protected by ‘Good Samaritan’ Law
(July 6, 2017)

Puncture of Underground Storage Unit Wasn’t an Insured ‘Collapse’
(July 6, 2017)

Court of Appeal Upholds Firing of LAPD Officer for Lying
(July 5, 2017)

Ninth Circuit: One Movie on Shakespeare Doesn’t Violate Copyright on Another
(July 5, 2017)

African American Male Robbery Defendant Wasn’t Prejudiced By Barring Mention of Publicized Police Shootings
(July 5, 2017’)

C.A. Reverses Order That Lecherous Deputy Be Fired
(July 3, 2017)

Courts of Appeal Have Strayed From 1978 S.C. Holding
(June 30, 2017’)

Judge Leland H. Tipton Sets July 31 Retirement
(June 30, 2017)

C.A. Panel Withdraws Threat to Appellants’ Counsel
(June 29, 2017)

Gretchen Nelson Appointed to Judicial Council
(June 29, 2017)

State Bar Needs to Improve Its Financial Policies
(June 28, 2017)

C.A. Holds BB Gun Was ‘Deadly Weapon’ Although Victim Was Across the Street
(June 28, 2017)

Independent Contractor May Be Subject to Conflicts Law
(June 27, 2017)

Ninth U.S. Circuit Won’t Interfere With Denial of State Bar Admission
(June 27, 2017)

Ex-Husband Doesn’t Get Rental Properties Restored
(June 26, 2017)

Convictions of Bell Scandal Figure Reversed On Five Counts of Misappropriation
(June 26, 2017)

Employment Discrimination Judgment for Employer Reversed
(June 23, 2017)

Court of Appeal Decides to Publish Its Opinion On Los Angeles County Jail-Beatings Invoices
(June 23, 2017)

No Merit to Action Against Sheppard Mullin—C.A.
(June 22, 2017)

Terrence Howard Must Adhere To Settlement Agreement
(June 22, 2017)

California’s Impounding Law Is Unconstitutional
(June 22, 2017)

‘Direct Supplier’ Might Include Indirect Supplier
(June 21, 2017)

C.A. Takes Narrow View of ‘Going and Coming’ Rule
(June 21, 2017)

Supervisors Authorize $3 Million Agreement for Legal Defense of Illegal Aliens
(June 21, 2017)

Wife’s Statement Exonerating Spouse Properly Barred
(June 20, 2017)

Blank Space in Plea Form Causes Slash in Fine
(June 20, 2017)

Board’s Tie Vote Did Not Constitute Non-Decision
(June 19, 2017)

Wife-Beater Who Was Deported Had Right to Child-Reunification Services—C.A.
(June 19, 2017)

Results of LACBA’s March Election Are Certified
(June 16, 2017)

Small Amount of Drugs in Man’s Possession Rebuts Notion He Intended to Sell—C.A.
(June 16, 2017)

C.A. Asks Supreme Court to Decide ‘Fee’ vs. ‘Fine’ Issue
(June 16, 2017)

County Might Be Liable for Killing of Woman by Dogs
(June 15, 2017)

C.A. Affirms 53 Years to Life Sentence for Assaults
(June 15, 2017)

Judge to Block LACBA Election if a Plaintiff Is Challenged
(June 14, 2017)

Landlords Liable for Telling of Tenant’s Plight
(June 14, 2017)

Press Denied Records Thought to Reflect Racist Messages
(June 13, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Beck’s Firing of Officer Who Used Official Resources to Locate Woman He Fancied
(June 13, 2017)

C.A. Partially Reverses Despite Filing of Wende Brief
(June 13, 2017)

Judge Aviva K. Bobb Had No Need to Make Disclosure
(June 12, 2017)

Panel Threatens Sanctions for Challenging Sentences
(June 12, 2017)

C.A. Affirms Attorney’s Vexatious Litigant Status
(June 9, 2017)

Proposition 57 Is Not Retroactive—Court
(June 9, 2017)

Plaintiffs Invoke Maxim in Urging Validation of Election
(June 8, 2017)

C.A. Panel Divided on Requisites for Faretta Waiver
(June 8, 2017)

Habeas Corpus Petition Filed in 2010 to Be Considered
(June 7, 2017)

Citizen Need Not Be Property Owner to Challenge Spending
(June 6, 2017)

Attorney Is Expected to Be Aware That Court Reporters Aren’t Provided—C.A.
(June 6, 2017)

ACLU to Receive New Hearing on Jail-Beatings Invoices
(June 6, 2017)

C.A. Upholds $6.5 Million Fine for Online Trickery
(June 5, 2017)

LACBA’s CEO to Draw Lower Pay Than Suchil
(June 5, 2017)

LACBA Says Bylaws Were Validly Amended in Closed Session
(June 2, 2017)

CJP Admonishes Judge Over Facebook Election Post
(June 1, 2017)

Court Rules En Banc That Routine Shackling Of Pretrial Detainees Is Unconstitutional
(June 1, 2017)

Order Denying Renewed Motion Not Appealable—C.A.
(May 31, 2017)

City of Los Angeles Loses Two Appeals in FHA Cases
(May 30, 2017)

S.C. Rejects Taxpayer Suit as Means to Enforce Penal Laws
(May 26, 2017)

Charter City May Not Extend Parking Tax to UC Campus, Court of Appeal Rules
(May 26, 2017)

S.C. Will Not Review Anti-SLAPP Ruling in Favor of Facebook
(May 25, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Finds Equitable Tolling, Revives Suit Against Chinese Firm
(May 25, 2017)

Judicial Candidate Designations Bill Passes State Senate
(May 24, 2017)

Superior Court Judge Stuart Rice to Helm CJA
(May 24, 2017)

C.A. to Hold Special Session To Honor Presiding Justice Richard Schauer
(May 24, 2017)

Plaintiffs Seek Order to LACBA Chief to Perform Duty
(May 23, 2017)

Governor Brown Names 23 Trial Judges, Including Nine in Los Angeles County
(May 23, 2017)

Paul Turner Memorial Scheduled for Next Week
(May 23, 2017)

C.A. Presiding Justice Paul Turner Dies
(May 22, 2017’)

LACBA Renominates February Nominees; Lawsuit Nonetheless Continues
(May 22, 2017)

S.C. Agrees to Decide Whether Pandora Must Pay Performers
(May 19, 2017)

C.A. Denies Fees to Lawyer Who Prevailed In Suit Over Defects in His Home
(May 19, 2017)

C.A. Expands Prefiling Order Against Disbarred Attorney
(May 18, 2017)

Judge Hammock Jokes About LACBA Dispute
(May 18, 2017)

Judge Chalfant Denies TRO in Action Against LACBA
(May 17, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Rejects ‘Genericide’ Challenge Seeking Cancellation of Google Trademark
(May 17, 2017)

Corporate Partner Paul Wassgren Joins DLA Piper in Los Angeles
(May 17, 2017)

LACBA Sued Over Election-Results Nullification
(May 16, 2017)

Less Than 35 Percent of Applicants Pass February 2017 State Bar Exam
(May 16, 2017)

Immunity Protects Deputy From Suit Over Shooting—Court
(May 15, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Dismissal of Claims for Damage to Lawyer’s Home as Untimely
(May 15, 2017)

Another Section Condemns LACBA’s Election Action
(May 12, 2017)

High Court to Hear Privacy Challenge to Child Abuse Reporting Law
(May 12, 2017)

Retired Presiding Justice Schauer Dies
(May 11, 2017)

C.A. Says Man’s Intent to Create Trust for Elderly Stepmother Must Be Honored
(May 11, 2017)

Ninth Circuit to Hear ‘Data Throttling’ Dispute En Banc
(May 10, 2017)

Bill to Regulate Judicial Ballot Designations, SB235, Advances in California Senate
(May 10, 2017)

S.C. Clarifies Employers’ Duties Under ‘Day of Rest’ Statutes
(May 9, 2017)

Court of Appeal Orders Review of Plans to Demolish College Buildings
(May 9, 2017)

Court Orders In Camera Review in Economic Spying Case
(May 8, 2017)

S.C. Takes Restrictive View of Anti-SLAPP Law
(May 5, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Anti-SLAPP Ruling in Suit Against Journalists
(May 4, 2017)

Court of Appeal Rejects Immunity Defense In Suit by Child Hit by Errant Golf Ball
(May 4, 2017)

C.A. Rejects Teacher’s Suit Against LAUSD, Hospital
(May 3, 2017)

Judicial Elections Reform Bill Advances in Senate
(May 3, 2017)

Ethics Committee: Judges Should Not Serve on Charter School Boards
(May 3, 2017)

S.C. Approves Prosecutorial Ethics Changes, in Part
(May 2, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Medical Board’s Right to Subpoena Psychiatrist’s Records
(May 2, 2017)

C.A. Reinstates Bid to Move Bicycle Accident Suit to Canada
(May 1, 2017)

Author of ‘Killer Inside Me’ Screenplay Has No Right to Remake—Court of Appeal
(May 1, 2017)

Los Angeles County Bar Trustees Invalidate Elections
(April 28, 2017)

LACBA Endorses Judicial Elections Reform Bill
(April 28, 2017)

S.C. Declines to Review Contractual Jury Waiver Issue
(April 27, 2017)

State Bar Names Bay Area Prosecutor to Chief Trial Counsel Post
(April 25, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Rulings in Dispute Over Sex Toy Companies
(April 26, 2017)

Panel Revives Claims Over Disabled Access to Flyaway
(April 25, 2017)

Supreme Court Orders New Sentencing for Defendant Who Killed at 16
(April 25, 2017)

Court Declines to Grant En Banc Review of Travel Ban
(April 24, 2017)

Lawsuit Against Union by Fired Employee No SLAPP, Court of Appeal Rules
(April 24, 2017)

Juror’s Racially Charged ‘Experiment’ Results in Reversal
(April 21, 2017)

Funeral Services Set for Judge John Noonan Jr.
(April 21, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Firm’s Disqualification Over Email Handling
(April 20, 2017)

Courtrooms to Close as Family Law Management System Implemented
(April 20, 2017)

Panel Upholds Award of ‘Fees-on-Fees’ Under Statute
(April 19, 2017)

Court of Appeal Invalidates Support Order Against Debtor’s Medical Corporation
(April 19, 2017)

S.C. Upholds Death Sentence in Van Nuys Stabbing Murder
(April 18, 2017)

Court Says Consolidated Case Not ‘Mass Action’ Under CAFA
(April 17, 2017)

Judge Teresa Sanchez-Gordon to Retire After 20 Years on Trial Bench
(April 17, 2017)

Federal Agent Not Immune From Suit for ‘Degrading’ Treatment of Elderly Woman
(April 14, 2017)

Mandatory Relief Statute Does Not Apply to Failure to File Administrative Record—C.A.
(April 14, 2017)

C.A. Upholds San Diego’s Voter-Approved Pension Overhaul
(April 13, 2017)

S.C. Declines Review of Ruling Tossing Ban on Grand Jury Police Shooting Probes
(April 13, 2017)

LASD, Baca Properly Granted Summary Judgment
(April 12, 2017)

Pro Per Lawyer Who Failed to Participate in Malpractice Trial Is Denied a Reversal
(April 12, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Overturns Parents’ Judgment Against U.S.
(April 11, 2017)

Denial of Civil Jury Trial Reviewable by Writ, State High Court Unanimously Rules
(April 11, 2017)

Court Revives Suit Over LiveJournal’s Use of Celebrity Photos
(April 10, 2017)

Court of Appeal Affirms Sanctions Award Against Nonparty Deponents
(April 10, 2017)

High Court Upholds Denial of Reciprocal Attorney Fees
(April 7, 2017)

Amendment to Bare-Bones Complaint Did Not Relate Back—C.A.
(April 7, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Mallano Class Action Ruling, Says State Owes Judges Millions
(April 6, 2017)

C.A. Allows Campground Injury Suit to Go Forward
(April 6, 2017)

Man Sentenced Without Lawyer Not Entitled to Reversal
(April 5, 2017)

Retired Judge Lillian M. Stevens Dies at 87
(April 5, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Accuses Insurer of Acting in Self Interest
(April 4, 2017)

Los Angeles County Law Library to Auction Books From 17th, 18th Centuries
(April 4, 2017)

Debtor’s Interest in Jointly Held Realty Subject to Creditor’s Claim
(April 3, 2017)

State High Court to Weigh Choice of Law in Suit Over Arizona Tour Bus Rollover
(April 3, 2017)

S.C.: EIR for Coastal Homes Project Was Inadequate
(March 31, 2017)

Justice Richard Aldrich to Retire From C.A.
( March 31, 2017)

Former LACBA President John ‘Jack’ Quinn Dies at 84
(March 31, 2017)

LACBA Chief Executive Clark Brown to Retire
( March 31, 2017)

Panel Revives Tattooer’s Challenge to Long Beach Zoning
(March 30, 2017)

Retired Justice Betty Barry-Deal Dies at 95
(March 30, 2017)

C.A. Tosses Part of Ex-Fiancee’s Suit Against Mayweather
(March 29, 2017)

Court Rejects American Apparel Founder’s Defamation Suit Against Hedge Fund
(March 29, 2017)

$12 Million Judgment Upheld Based on Inadequate Record
(March 28, 2017)

Los Angeles County Bar Association to Probe Possible Leak From Nominating Panel
(March 28, 2017)

C.A. Again Upholds Deputy P.D.’s Driver’s License Suspension
(March 27, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Revives Action Against Company Sending Unwanted Text Messages
(March 27, 2017)

S.C. Adopts Broad Interpretation of ‘Shoplifting’
(March 24, 2017)

Kabateck Unopposed for Post of LACBA President-Elect
(March 24, 2017)

Stealing From Coin-Operated Machine Was ‘Shoplifting’
(March 23, 2017)

Kabateck, Jensen, Lam Expected to Be Unopposed For County Bar Association Officer Positions
(March 23, 2017)

Officer Who Socialized With Murder Suspect Loses Benefits
(March 22, 2017)

No Right to Provide TV Shows Over the Internet
(March 22, 2017)

Court of Appeal Tosses Suit Over Hospital Workers’ Meal Periods
(March 22, 2017)

Court Upholds $5.8 Million Award in Asbestos Case
(March 21, 2017)

Supreme Court Upholds Death Sentence for Former Plumber Who Killed Ex-Girlfriend
(March 21, 2017)

C.A. Orders Review of Jason Patric Custody Ruling
(March 20, 2017)

State Supreme Court Declines to Review CJP Admonishment of Judge Clarke
(March 20, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Judge Slams ‘Personal Attacks’ on Jurists
(March 17, 2017)

C.A. Revives Challenge to Forfeiture Proceedings
(March 17, 2017)

Ex-Attorney General Van de Kamp Dies at 81
(March 16, 2017)

Supervisors Approve Payment for Deputy P.D.’s Defense
(March 15, 2017)

Court of Appeal Rejects Privilege Claim in Libel Suit by Charles Schwab
(March 15, 2017)

C.A. Rejects Class Action Over Tax on Diabetic Supplies
(March 14, 2017)

Appeals Court Rejects Challenge to $200,000 Attorney Fee Award Against LAUSD
(March 14, 2017)

C.A. Approves Comparative Fault in Lawyer Malpractice
(March 13, 2017)

Services Scheduled for Retired Justice Curry
(March 13, 2017)

C.A. Throws Out $12 Million Judgment Against Caltrans
(March 10, 2017)

Dependency Detention Hearing Not ‘Contested’ Under Code of Civil Procedure §170.6—C.A.
(March 10, 2017)

Justice Kathryn Werdegar to Retire This Summer
(March 9, 2017)

Ninth Circuit, Sitting En Banc, Overturns Gay Man’s Deportation to Mexico
(March 9, 2017)

Supervisors Again Postpone Action on Public Defender Funding Request
(March 9, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Revives Damages Award to Sculptor
(March 8, 2017)

Superior Court Commissioner Rebecca Omens Slates Retirement From Bench
(March 8, 2017)

Minor Not Necessarily Entitled to Late Claim Relief—S.C.
(March 7, 2017)

Taxpayer’s Suit Challenges State’s Use of Counsel Outside Attorney General’s Office
(March 7, 2017)

Discovery Rules Apply to Public Records Litigation—C.A.
(March 6, 2017)

S.C. to Decide Whether Ex-Producer’s Suit Against CNN Was a SLAPP
(March 6, 2017)

‘Trailblazers’ Hailed at Senior Lawyers, IALA Dinner
(March 6, 2017)

Officials’ Private Emails May Be Public Records—S.C.
(March 3, 2017)

Motion to Withdraw Triggered Time to Sue Attorneys for Malpractice—C.A.
(March 3, 2017)

Bench’s Diversity Continues Slow, but Steady, Increase
(March 2, 2017)

C.A. Overturns $30 Million Arbitration Award
(March 2, 2017)

Committee Backs Kabateck as LACBA President-Elect
(March 1, 2017)

Nearly 40 Percent of Brown Judicial Appointees Have Been Women, Annual Report Says
(March 1, 2017)

Court of Appeal Clarifies Time Limit for Election Contest
(March 1, 2017)

Supervisors Again Postpone Action on Public Defender Funding Request
(March 1, 2017)

Public Defender: Deputy’s Conduct Appears ‘Questionable’
(February 28, 2017)

S.C. Upholds Death Sentence in Prison Murder
(February 28, 2017)

C.A. Says Church’s Suit Against Donor Was a SLAPP
(February 27, 2017)

Two Judges, Commissioner Slate Retirements
(February 27, 2017)

State Bar Charges Carmen Trutanich With Suppressing Evidence in Murder Case
(February 24, 2017)

Ex-Federal Prosecutor John Early Named U.S. Magistrate Judge for Central District
(February 24, 2017)

Youth Leagues Must Search Backgrounds of Coaches—C.A.
(February 23, 2017)

Becerra Urges Review of Ruling Striking Down Ban on Grand Jury Police Shooting Probes
(February 23, 2017)

Court of Appeal Upholds Dismissal of Suit by Poker Players
(February 22, 2017)

Brown Reappoints Michael Moodian to CJP
(February 22, 2017)

Public Defender Accused of Lying to County Supervisors
(February 21, 2017)

C.A. Rejects Joint Venture Theory in Suit by Wildfire Victim Against San Diego Lawyers
(February 21, 2017)

Company Can’t Sue Competitors Over Wage Violations
(February 17, 2017)

State High Court Agrees to Decide Whether Underpaid Worker Can Sue ADP
(February 17, 2017)

Lawyer’s Defamation Suit Against Facebook Held SLAPP
(February 16, 2017)

Court of Appeal Holds a Life Sentence for Voluntary Manslaughter Unconstitutional
(February 16, 2017)

C.A. Largely Upholds Verdict in Police Recruits’ Bias Suit
(February 15, 2017)

Supervisors Approve $15,000 Payment for Deputy P.D.’s State Bar Defense
(February 15, 2017)

Fresno Sheriff Exonerates Anthony Capozzi, Ex-State Bar President, in Smuggling Probe
(February 14, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Rent Control Waivers of Rights
(February 14, 2017)

Elwood Lui in Line for Appointment as Div. Two’s Presiding Justice
(February 13, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Rejects Suit Against Bush, Cheney and Others Over Iraq War
(February 13, 2017)

C.A. Rules Statute Requires Strict Adherence to ‘Right to Repair’ Deadlines
(February 13, 2017)

Ninth U.S. Circuit Panel Rejects Trump Travel Ban
(February 10, 2017)

Court of Appeal Affirms Order Tossing Suit Against Actor Marlon Wayans as SLAPP
(February 10, 2017)

C.A. Reinstates Suit Over Brokerage Commission
(February 9, 2017)

Court Revives Suit Against Metrolink Over Equestrian’s Death on Railroad Bridge
(February 9, 2017)

C.A. Declines to Apply Arbitration Clause to Labor Claims
(February 8, 2017)

Court Rejects Claims Against Trustees of Church of Pastor Convicted of Embezzling
(February 8, 2017)

Retired Ventura Judge Dies in Apparent-Murder Suicide
(February 7, 2017)

Presiding Justice Roger W. Boren Retires After 33 Years on Bench
(February 7, 2017)

Company’s Suit Against Ex-Executive’s Attorney Held SLAPP
(February 6, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Dismissal of Claim Against Ambulance Firm
(February 3, 2017)

Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Challenge to Voter-Approved Death Penalty Measure
(February 3, 2017)

Court of Appeal Tosses Part of Judgment in Loan Dispute
(February 2, 2017)

Remembrance Set for Charles Scarlett, Retired Superior Court Judge
(February 2, 2017)

Services in San Rafael Sunday for Retired District Judge William W. Schwarzer
(February 2, 2017)

C.A. Rejects Beneficiary’s Claim for ‘Opportunities Lost’
(February 1, 2017)

Ethics Committee Seeks Comment on Whether Judges Can Own Marijuana Businesses
(February 1, 2017)

Suit Over Anti-Domestic Violence Speech Held SLAPP
(January 31, 2017)

Los Angeles Superior Court to Require Electronic Filing for Probate Cases
(January 31, 2017)

29th Annual ‘Persons of the Year’ Dinner Held
(Persons of the Year, January 31, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Dissenters Blast Overturning of Conviction
(January 30, 2017)

Retired Ninth Circuit Judge Norris Dies at 89
(January 30, 2017)

‘Trail’ Immunity Bars Suit by Man Hit by Golf Ball—C.A.
(January 27, 2017)

S.C. Upholds Death Sentence for Parolee in Oakland Robbery-Murder
(January 27, 2017)

Panel Overturns Debt Collection Class Action Settlement
(January 26, 2017)

C.A. Overturns Suspension, Fine Imposed on Quarter Horse Trainer De La Torre
(January 26, 2017)

C.A. Rules for School District in Fight Over Zoning
(January 25, 2017)

Court of Appeal Rules Irrigation District Is Not a ‘Municipal Corporation’
(January 25, 2017)

S.C. Overturns Lower Court Holdings on Insurance Rule
(January 24, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Upholds Rejection of Claims by Alleged ‘Copyright Troll’
(January 24, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Rejects Yagman Challenge to L.A.’s Parking Citation Process
(January 23, 2017)

Appeals Court Orders New Trial in Tour Bus Rollover Suit
(January 20, 2017)

S.C. Says Time Limit for Affidavits Supporting Motion for New Trial Not Jurisdictional
(January 20, 2017)

C.A. Revives Alta Dena Heirs’ Suit Against Buchalter Nemer
(January 19, 2017)

Senior U.S. District Judge Robert Timlin Dies
(January 19, 2017)

C.A. Affirms Suspension of Drugstore’s Liquor License
(January 18, 2017)

Court: Teen Seeking Extended Foster Care Did Not Waive Therapist Privilege
(January 18, 2017)

C.A. Upholds Deputy P.D.’s Driver’s License Suspension
(January 17, 2017)

Standing by Truck Containing Baseball Bat Does Not Constitute Possession of Billy
( January 17, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Revives Consumers’ Action Against Apple
(January 13, 2017)

C.A. Derides Appellant’s Contention, Tone of Brief
(January 13, 2017)

Allegations About Architect of Massive Fraud Privileged
(January 12, 2017)

Legislature Can’t Bar Grand Jury Probes Into Fatal Police Shootings—C.A.
(January 12, 2017)

JOHN CHIANG: Trained in Law, His Background Is in Politics
(Person of the Year, January 12, 2017)

MARC STAENBERG: Onetime Auto Racer and Entertainment Lawyer Guides ‘Active and Activist’ Bar Association
(Person of the Year, January 12, 2017)

ALAN SKOBIN: A Man Defined by Work, Family and Public Service
(Person of the Year, January 12, 2017)

Decision to Retry Former Sheriff Baca Is Questioned
(January 11, 2017)

Courts to Receive $3.6 Billion Under Brown’s Proposed Budget
(January 11, 2017)

Ninth Circuit Judges Divided on California Time Bar
(January 10, 2017)

C.A. Orders Judge to Consider Trial-by-Telephone
(January 10, 2017)

Court of Appeal Says $12.7 Million Award Was Excessive
(January 9, 2017)

Anti-SLAPP Not Dependent on Subject Matter Jurisdiction
(January 6, 2017)

WalMart-Backed Initiative Violated Brown Act—Court of Appeal
(January 6, 2017)

Lessor Barred From Regaining Possession of Unit
(January 5, 2017)

Dismissal of Drug Charges Against Pilot Doesn’t Bar Yanking Aircraft Certificate
(January 5, 2017)

C.A. Imposes $15,000 Sanction for Frivolous Appeal
(January 5, 2017)

No Need to Show Feasible Means of Identifying Class
(January 4, 2017)

Public Defender Ronald L. Brown Retires
(January 4, 2017)

Kenealy Becomes Acting Attorney General
(January 4, 2017)

PAGA Claim Is Not Subject to Arbitration Clause—C.A.
(January 4, 2017)

Entering Laundry Room Through Window to Steal Coins Is Not ‘Shoplifting’—C.A.
(January 4, 2017)

Ninth Circuit: Real Imposed Unlawful Sentence
(January 4, 2017)

No Immunity for Majority of Jail Officers In Fatal Maricopa County Beating
(January 3, 2017)

DWP Pay-for-No-Work Case Returns to S.C.
(January 3, 2017)




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