HILLENBRAND, INC. v. INS. CO. OF N. AM., C030059
A ruling reconsidered and rectified sheds no light on the legal viability of a claim in a malicious prosecution action. Civil Code section 2351 does not allow a corporation to avoid liability as an agent by delegating its obligations to its own employees.
- Decided 09/27/2002
- Published 09/27/2002
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Law Offices of Robert W. Drane, Robert W. Drane, Walnut Creek; Sack, Miller & Rosendin and William S. Miller, Oakland, for Plaintiffs and Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- Hinshaw & Culbertson, Robert J. Romero, San Francisco, Paul E. Vallone and Michelle S. Dangler for Defendants and Appellants.