United States Ninth Circuit - January 2014 Opinion Summaries

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Republic of Ecuador v. MacKay
United States Ninth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Environmental Law, International Law, Oil and Gas Law
In actions involving claims of environmental damage allegedly caused by an oil consortium, two district courts' decisions ordering the production of...
01/31/2014 12-15572
Pickup v. Brown
United States Ninth Circuit
Civil Rights, Constitutional Law, Health Law
California Senate Bill 1172, which bans state-licensed mental health providers from engaging in "sexual orientation change efforts" with patients...
01/29/2014 12-17681
Experience Hendrix, LLC v. HendrixLicensing.com
United States Ninth Circuit
Constitutional Law, Consumer Protection Law, Cyberspace Law, Entertainment Law, Intellectual Property, Trademark
Judgment for plaintiff, which owns trademarks that it uses to sell and license products related to deceased rock legend Jimi Hendrix, in an action...
01/29/2014 11-35858
Demers v. Austin
United States Ninth Circuit
Constitutional Law, Education Law
Summary judgment for defendants in an action brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. section 1983 by a tenured associate university professor who alleged that...
01/29/2014 11-35558
Mills v. US
United States Ninth Circuit
Constitutional Law, Property Law & Real Estate
Dismissal of plaintiff's action seeking access to his state mining claims over real property owned by the federal government and third parties is: 1)...
01/29/2014 12-35589
Los Angeles Unified School District v. Garcia
United States Ninth Circuit
Education Law
Pursuant to the Supreme Court of California's answer to a certified question, when a student between the ages of 18 and 22 who is eligible for special...
01/28/2014 10-55879
Griffin v. Gomez
United States Ninth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Habeas Corpus
The district court's orders enforcing its initial 2006 order releasing petitioner from the Security Housing Unit, is vacated and reversed, where: 1)...
01/28/2014 09-16744
MediVas, LLC v. Marubeni Corp.
United States Ninth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Commercial Law, Contracts, Dispute Resolution & Arbitration
An appeal from an order compelling arbitration is dismissed for lack of jurisdiction where: 1) the district court neither explicitly dismissed nor...
01/27/2014 12-55375
Chavez-Reyes v. Holder
United States Ninth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Immigration Law
A petition for review of the Board of Immigration Appeals' (BIA) decision finding petitioner removable because there was reason to believe that he...
01/27/2014 10-70776
US v. Shill
United States Ninth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing
Defendant's conviction and sentence for online enticement of a female minor to engage in sexual activity for which he could be charged with a criminal...
01/24/2014 13-3008

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