August 18, 2014 | Author: Guy W. Stilson Ganoe v. Metalclad Insulation Corp. California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District (July 21, 2014) Metalclad was an insulation contractor. Mark Ganoe worked in Department 132 at Goodyear Tire & Rubber from 1968 until 1979. He was diagnosed with mesothelioma, filed a personal injury action, and gave…

August 14, 2014 | Author: Linda S. Meyer Issue By: Linda Meyer Kathryn Settle v. State of California California Court Of Appeal, Second Appellate District (July 23, 2014) When a public entity is sued in tort, Code of Civil Procedure (“CCP”) § 1038 requires a mandatory award of defense costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, where…

August 08, 2014 | Author: Laura S. Flynn Issue By: Laura S. Flynn Naser v. Lakeridge Athletic Club Court of Appeal, Fifth Appellate District (June 27, 2014) Pursuant to California Code of Civil Procedure (CCP) § 1032, a prevailing party is entitled to recover costs. The statute specifically allows for the recovery of costs associated…

August 01, 2014 | Author: Sonja E. Blomquist Issue By: Karen Moore and Sonja E. Blomquist Joaquin Ochoa, et al. v. Jesus Felipe Dorado, et al. Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, Division Three (Shasta) (July 22, 2014) Joaquin Ochoa and Imelda Moreno (“Plaintiffs”) were traveling in a big-rig tractor when they were rear-ended by…

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