2015 

C.A. Revives Legal Malpractice Action Based on Equitable Estoppel
(February 6, 2015)

Two Appeals Panels Reverse Anti-SLAPP Judgments
(February 6, 2015)

Observation of Factual Matter in Earlier C.A. Decision Not Binding
(February 5, 2015)

Judge Erred in Denying Fee Award to Attorney Parris—C.A.
(February 5, 2015)

C.A. Scuttles Appeal Under ‘Disentitlement’ Doctrine
(February 5, 2015)

Pro Per Lawyer Faulted by Court of Appeal for Hopeless Brief
(February 4, 2015)

Aaron Weissman to Run for Superior Court Judgeship
(February 4, 2015)

Plaintiff Alleging Same-Sex Job Harassment Doesn’t Need To Establish Any Specific Motive—Court of Appeal
(February 4, 2015)

Suit by One Client Kills Attorney-Client Privilege of Other—C.A.
(February 3, 2015)

Appeals Court Says Judge Failed to Follow Law in Placing Youth in Out-of-State Facility
(February 3, 2015)

Kuhl Hails District Attorney’s ‘Professionalism,’ Sheriff’s ‘Integrity’
(February 3, 2015)

C.A. Affirms Judgment Absolving AEG in Michael Jackson’s Death
(February 2, 2015)

Jury Should Not Have Been Told Plaintiff Suing for Products Liability Was in U.S. Illegally—Panel
(February 2, 2015)

Former Los Angeles Attorney John W. Hill Dies at 79
(February 2, 2015)

 State High Court Reverses Itself on Sex Offender Registration
(January 30, 2015)

Ninth Circuit Senior Judge Arthur L. Alarcon Dies at 89
(January 30, 2015)

C.A. Rejects ‘Mistake’ Defense in Axe Killing of Suspected Burglar
(January 29, 2015)

State Supreme Court Will Not Review Ruling on Effect of Submitting Motions to Private Judges
(January 29, 2015)

Scott Luskin Named Partner by Payne & Fears
(January 29, 2015)

C.A. Revives Coliseum Corruption Suit Against Rave Promoters
(January 28, 2015)

Deputy D.A. Ipson Confirms He Is Running for Judge
(January 28, 2015)

Court of Appeal Upholds Conviction in Killing of Off-Road Racer Mickey Thompson and Wife
(January 27, 2015)

Four Prosecutors, Including Blogger Berger, File to Run for Los Angeles Superior Court Judge
(January 27, 2015)

C.A. Revives Suit Against Police Who Mistook Stroke for Insobriety
(January 26, 2015)

Deputy D.A. Archuleta Says She Will Run for Judge
(January 26, 2015)

State Supreme Court Bars Judges From Belonging to Youth Organizations That Discriminate
(January 26, 2015)

C.A. Upholds Constitutionality of Public Employee Pension Cuts
(January 23, 2015)

S.C. to Decide if U.S. Law Preempts Mining Restrictions
(January 23, 2015)

Court of Appeal Tosses Putative Class Action by Hotel Workers
(January 22, 2015)

C.A. Invalidates Agreement Shortening Limitation Period in Ex-Employee’s Action Based on FEMA, Public Policy
(January 22, 2015)

City’s Transfer of Utility Revenues Held ‘Tax’ by Court of Appeal
(January 21, 2015)

C.A. Overturns Judgment Based on Service by Publication
(January 21, 2015)

C.A. Revives Suit Over SWAT Raid on Halloween Party at Mansion
(January 20, 2015)

C.A. Upholds Convictions in Killing of Oakland Newspaper Editor
(January 16, 2015)

Ninth Circuit Upholds Ruling That San Jose Cannot Sue Baseball Commissioner Under Antitrust Laws
(January 16, 2015)

Judge Patrick Hegarty Slates March 31 Retirement
(January 16, 2015)

Facebook Libel Case Might Be Triable Where Defendant Resides
(January 15, 2015)

C.A. Disallows Award of Attorney Fee in Trespass Case Where Damages Were Set at $1, No Actual Injury Shown
(January 15, 2015)

C.A. Affirms Conviction of Teacher Who Had Sex With Minor
(January 15, 2015)

S.C. Won’t Review Ruling Brown Not Subject to CEQA
(January 15, 2015)

C.A. Bars Use of Requests-to-Admit Responses for Impeachment
(January 14, 2015)

Judge Rita Miller Under Consideration for Court of Appeal
(January 14, 2015)

C.A. Applies Tolling Statute to Medical Malpractice Claims
(January 13, 2015)

Ninth Circuit Denies En Banc Review in Idaho and Nevada Same-Sex Marriage Cases
(January 13, 2015)

JACKIE LACEY: She Is Where She Is Through Hard Work, Skill, and Confidence Placed in Her by Steve Cooley
(Person of the Year, January 12, 2015)

JIM MCDONNELL: Expecting to Be a Policeman-on-the-Beat in Boston, He Becomes Los Angeles County Sheriff
(Person of the Year, January 12, 2015)

L. ERNESTINE FIELDS: Feisty Octogenarian Is Known as the ‘Teddy Bear Attorney’
(Person of the Year, January 12, 2015)

C.A. Cites Expert Testimony, Tosses Red Light Camera Conviction
(January 12, 2015)

Panel Upholds Dealers’ Convictions in Machine Gun Scheme
(January 12, 2015)

Security Guards Entitled to Pay for ‘On-Call’ Hours, S.C. Rules
(January 9, 2015)

Superior Court Judge, Prosecutor Wife to Retire
(January 9, 2015)

Kent Richland Under Consideration for Appointment to Court of Appeal
(January 9, 2015)

Deputy DAs Vote to Sever Ties With National Labor Union
(Snippets, January 9, 2015)

C.A. Affirms Ban on Charitable Solicitations at Shopping Center
(January 8, 2015)

Nepalese Police Officer Was Victim of 'Persecution,' Ninth Circuit Says, Vacating Asylum Denial
(January 8, 2015)

County Must Pay Ex-Sheriff's Costs in Dispute With DACourt
(January 7, 2015)

C.A. Rejects Delays in Three-Strikes Resentencing Decisions
(January 7, 2015)

California Supreme Court Upholds Shasta County Death Sentence
(January 6, 2015)

Retired Court of Appeal Justice Richard Neal Dies at 67
(January 6, 2015)

D.C. Bar Cites California Suspension, Bans Ex-Federal Official
(January 5, 2015)

Ninth Circuit Affirms $10.1 Million Attorney Fee Award
(January 5, 2015)

C.A. Affirms Judgment Based on Hotel's Discrimination Against Jews
(January 2, 2015)

  




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