26 Cited authorities

  1. Wilson & Wilson v. City Council of Redwood City

    191 Cal.App.4th 1559 (Cal. Ct. App. 2011)   Cited 192 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Rejecting as unripe claim regarding possible condemnation of property when the city had not yet committed to any action regarding the property
  2. Acquire II, Ltd. v. Colton Real Estate Grp.

    213 Cal.App.4th 959 (Cal. Ct. App. 2013)   Cited 131 times
    In Acquire II, a panel of this court concluded insufficient evidence supported the trial court's findings that the claims of those plaintiffs who had agreed to arbitration and the claims of those plaintiffs who had not agreed to arbitration arose out of the same transaction or series of transactions.
  3. Lewis v. Fletcher Jones Motor Cars, Inc.

    205 Cal.App.4th 436 (Cal. Ct. App. 2012)   Cited 118 times
    Holding defendant waived the right to compel arbitration by seeking multiple merits rulings from the court
  4. Marlin v. Aimco Venezia, LLC

    154 Cal.App.4th 154 (Cal. Ct. App. 2007)   Cited 126 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the anti-SLAPP statute did not apply to a prayer for injunctive relief
  5. Selby Realty Co. v. City of San Buenaventura

    10 Cal.3d 110 (Cal. 1973)   Cited 250 times
    Holding that no actual controversy existed between property owner and county where general plan showed streets running through owner's property because plan could not be read to constitute "present concrete indication that the county either intends to use [the owner's] property for the proposed streets or that it intends to acquire the property by condemnation"
  6. Laswell v. Ag Seal Beach, LLC

    189 Cal.App.4th 1399 (Cal. Ct. App. 2010)   Cited 85 times
    In Laswell, supra, 189 Cal.App.4th at page 1402, a patient sued a rehabilitation health facility and its related entities, including the management company in charge of day-to-day operations and maintenance of the facility, for improper care she allegedly received while recovering from hip surgery.
  7. Mission Viejo Emergency Med. Assoc. v. Beta Healthcare Grp.

    197 Cal.App.4th 1146 (Cal. Ct. App. 2011)   Cited 78 times
    Noting that under the holding in Concepcion the "[g]eneral state law doctrine pertaining to unconscionability is preserved unless it involves a defense that applies 'only to arbitration or that derive[its] meaning from the fact that an agreement to arbitrate is at issue'"
  8. Mission Beverage Co. v. Pabst Brewing Co.

    15 Cal.App.5th 686 (Cal. Ct. App. 2017)   Cited 57 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing availability of the recovery of nominal damages to satisfy a plaintiffs' burden to establish a probability of prevailing on anti-SLAPP challenge to a breach of contract claim
  9. Wellpoint Health Networks, Inc. v. Superior Court

    59 Cal.App.4th 110 (Cal. Ct. App. 1997)   Cited 103 times   5 Legal Analyses
    In Wellpoint the court was presented with a hostile work environment claim, which requires a plaintiff to establish the existence of respondeat superior, i.e., that plaintiff must prove "that management-level employees had actual or constructive knowledge about the existence of a... hostile environment and failed to take prompt and adequate remedial action."
  10. Environmental Defense Project of Sierra County v. County of Sierra

    158 Cal.App.4th 877 (Cal. Ct. App. 2008)   Cited 68 times   2 Legal Analyses
    In Environmental Defense Project, a plaintiff's representative attended the board of supervisors' meeting (and the planning commission's meeting) and voiced concern about being largely denied an opportunity to review the planning commission's proposed changes.
  11. Section 1281.2 - Grounds for not ordering parties to arbitrate controversy

    Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 1281.2   Cited 1,337 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Stating that an order compelling arbitration “may not be refused on the ground that the petitioner's contentions lack substantive merit”
  12. Section 1281.4 - Stay of action or proceeding until arbitration had in accordance with order or issue to arbitrate determined

    Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 1281.4   Cited 227 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Mandating stay "until an arbitration is had" when a portion of a lawsuit is sent to arbitration