California Supreme Court 4/14/10 Conference

In conference today (see list of actions), the Court granted review in Brown v. Mortensen, in which the Court of Appeal found that the Fair Credit Reporting Act preempted the restrictions imposed by the Confidentiality of Medical Information Act. See B & P 17200/Class Actions/Commercial update page. In addition, the Court also requested supplemental briefing in Murray v. Alaska Airlines, Inc. regarding the application, if any, its decision in McDonald v. Antelope Valley Community College Dist. (2008) 45 Cal.4th 88. See Civil Procedure/Evidence/Discovery update page.