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Gottschall v. Crane
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: A136516

Lofton v. Wells Fargo Home Mortg.
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: A136626

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2005 class counsel initiated a class action against Wells Fargo on behalf of thousands of mortgage consultants who had allegedly been misclassified as exempt employees. In 2006 ILG filed a putative class action allegi...

P. v. Rossetti
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: A139041

Izell v. Union Carbide
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: B245085

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiffs, Bobbie and Helen Izell, filed suit against Union Carbide, alleging claims for personal injuries and loss of consortium stemming from Mr. Izell's alleged exposure to asbestos and subsequent diagnosis of mesoth...

Burien, LLC v. Wiley
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: B250182

Justia Opinion Summary: Landlord converted a rent-controlled apartment building to condominiums, obtained a new certificate of occupancy in 2009 based on the change in use, and raised the rent. Tenant objected. Landlord sought a declaration fro...

Blueberry Properties v. Chow
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: B254259

Justia Opinion Summary: This case arose when defendant entered into a settlement agreement to sell her property to Blueberry and then refused to consummate the sale. The trial court entered judgment pursuant to the terms of the agreement and or...

Ellis Law Group v. Nevada City Sugar Loaf Prop.
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: C072820M

Wofford v. Super. Ct.
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: D064633

In re Juan A.
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: D064890

People v. Whitmer
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: B231038B

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant appealed his convictions for 20 counts of grand theft and 20 counts of making false statements. The Supreme Court granted defendant's subsequent petition for review and limited its review to the court's determi...

Kenne v. Stennis
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: B242262

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant and his wife appealed from the trial court's order denying, in part, their anti-SLAPP statute, Code of Civil Procedure section 425.16, special motion to strike claims against them. The claims arose out of the w...

People v. Dawkins
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: B245611

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant, convicted of first degree burglary, contended that the audio recording of a 9-1-1 call was inadmissible in evidence because it was not properly authenticated. The court concluded that the trial court did not a...

People v. Harbison
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: B251492

Justia Opinion Summary: Defendant was convicted of possession of methamphetamine and being under the influence of methamphetamine. On appeal, defendant challenged the trial court's finding that defendant was not amenable to treatment under the...

California v. Mullendore
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: D064675

Justia Opinion Summary: Sean Mullendore appealed his convictions of felony throwing a substance at a vehicle (Veh. Code, 23110, subd. (b)), and misdemeanor assault and vandalism. He argued that the section 23110(b) conviction should have been r...

Weakly-Hoyt v. Foster
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: F067626

Justia Opinion Summary: Plaintiff filed suit against defendant, a plastic surgeon, for medical malpractice. Defendant failed to answer the complaint but notified plaintiff that he filed a bankruptcy proceeding. Plaintiff then obtained an order...

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