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California Court of Appeal - December 2008 Opinion Summaries


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Boys and Girls Club of Petaluma v. Walsh

California Court of Appeal
Probate, Trusts & Estates
Probate court's modification of a charitable trust in 2007 pursuant to Probate Code section 15403 is affirmed where: 1) "all beneficiaries" of the...
12/31/2008 a120285

McAllister v. California Coastal Comm'n

California Court of Appeal
Administrative Law, Government Law, Property Law & Real Estate
In a property dispute between neighbors, grant of a coastal development permit is reversed and remanded where: 1) the California Coastal Commission...
12/30/2008 H031283

Crab Addison, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles County

California Court of Appeal
Class Actions, Labor & Employment Law
In a class action against employer-plaintiff for failure to provide mandated meal periods and rest breaks, writ of mandate directing trial court to...
12/30/2008 B208142

Chinese Yellow Pages Co. v. Chinese Overseas Mktg. Svc. Corp.

California Court of Appeal
Attorney's Fees, Bankruptcy Law
Denial of request for postjudgment fees and costs incurred in a bankruptcy proceeding brought by defendant and judgment debtor is reversed where: 1)...
12/30/2008 B197234

Food Pro Int'l, Inc. v. Farmers Ins. Exchange

California Court of Appeal
Contracts, Injury & Tort Law, Insurance Law, Judgement Enforcement
In connection to a tort claim brought by an injured construction worker against plaintiff, judgment in favor of defendant-insurer in...
12/30/2008 H031178

In re Grunau

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus
In action for recall of remittitur on the ground that the 1997 dismissal of defendant's appeal from conviction for sexual abuse of a minor resulted...
12/30/2008 H015871

People v. Adams

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Conviction for premeditated murder by means of arson is affirmed over claims of error that defendant's convictions for attempted premeditated murder...
12/30/2008 F053355

Liceaga v. Debt Recovery Solutions, LLC

California Court of Appeal
Debt Collection, Government Law, Injury & Tort Law
In an action for damages arising out of an apparent identity theft, judgment in favor of defendant-collection agency is affirmed where the trial court...
12/29/2008 A120277

Estate of Shellenbarger

California Court of Appeal
Probate, Trusts & Estates, Remedies
Denial of petition to exclude natural father's entitlement to distribution in decedent's estate is affirmed where a probate court may not, on...
12/29/2008 b202854

People v. Bradford

California Court of Appeal
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Following a conviction for second degree murder and other offenses, admission of defendant's confession is reversed where: 1) because detectives...
12/29/2008 A116899
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