72 Cited authorities

  1. Blank v. Kirwan

    39 Cal.3d 311 (Cal. 1985)   Cited 2,190 times
    Holding that the standard for a failure to state a claim is whether "the complaint states facts sufficient to constitute a cause of action"
  2. McKesson Corp. v. Division of Alcoholic Beverages & Tobacco

    496 U.S. 18 (1990)   Cited 458 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that in order to remedy discriminatory taxation, state may assess and collect back taxes from taxpayers who received unlawful benefits or choose to utilize combination of partial refunds and partial retroactive assessments of tax increases
  3. Hassan v. Mercy American River Hospital

    31 Cal.4th 709 (Cal. 2003)   Cited 210 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Considering this issue in the context of statutory interpretation
  4. People v. Cruz

    13 Cal.4th 764 (Cal. 1996)   Cited 241 times
    Holding that burglary of an inhabited vessel constituted burglary of "an inhabited dwelling house"
  5. Serrano v. Priest

    5 Cal.3d 584 (Cal. 1971)   Cited 481 times
    Rejecting separation of powers objections in education reform litigation
  6. Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Ass'n v. City of La Habra

    25 Cal.4th 809 (Cal. 2001)   Cited 194 times
    Holding that city's continued imposition and collection of a tax without voter approval was a continuous violation, and therefore limitations period began anew with each collection and did not bar claims for declaratory and mandamus relief
  7. Horwich v. Superior Court

    21 Cal.4th 272 (Cal. 1999)   Cited 182 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Declining to resolve ambiguity in Proposition 213 by looking to "matters were not directly presented to the voters"
  8. Santa Clara Cty. Local Transp. Authority v. Guardino

    11 Cal.4th 220 (Cal. 1995)   Cited 201 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Discussing statewide right to initiative
  9. Wilcox v. Birtwhistle

    21 Cal.4th 973 (Cal. 1999)   Cited 178 times
    Acknowledging that, while not determinative, legislative silence after a court has construed a statute may give rise to an inference of acquiescence or passive approval
  10. Batt v. City and County of San Francisco

    155 Cal.App.4th 65 (Cal. Ct. App. 2007)   Cited 103 times
    Holding that accounting "is not an independent cause of action but merely a type of remedy, an equitable remedy at that"
  11. Section 810

    Cal. Gov. Code § 810   Cited 1,214 times

    (a) Unless the provision or context otherwise requires, the definitions contained in this part govern the construction of this division. (b) This division may be referred to as the Government Claims Act. Ca. Gov. Code § 810 Amended by Stats 2012 ch 759 (AB 2690),s 5, eff. 1/1/2013.

  12. Section 815

    Cal. Gov. Code § 815   Cited 757 times
    Conferring immunity upon public entities
  13. Section 905

    Cal. Gov. Code § 905   Cited 609 times
    Providing that "all claims for money or damages against local public entities" must "be presented in accordance with ... Section 910," except for certain situations that do not apply in this case
  14. Section 810.6

    Cal. Gov. Code § 810.6   Cited 31 times

    "Enactment" means a constitutional provision, statute, charter provision, ordinance or regulation. Ca. Gov. Code § 810.6

  15. Rule 8.1115 - Citation of opinions

    Cal. R. 8.1115   Cited 6,492 times

    (a) Unpublished opinion Except as provided in (b), an opinion of a California Court of Appeal or superior court appellate division that is not certified for publication or ordered published must not be cited or relied on by a court or a party in any other action. (b)Exceptions An unpublished opinion may be cited or relied on: (1) When the opinion is relevant under the doctrines of law of the case, res judicata, or collateral estoppel; or (2) When the opinion is relevant to a criminal or disciplinary

  16. Rule 8.204 - Contents and format of briefs

    Cal. R. 8.204   Cited 2,764 times

    (a) Contents (1) Each brief must: (A) Begin with a table of contents and a table of authorities separately listing cases, constitutions, statutes, court rules, and other authorities cited; (B) State each point under a separate heading or subheading summarizing the point, and support each point by argument and, if possible, by citation of authority; and (C) Support any reference to a matter in the record by a citation to the volume and page number of the record where the matter appears. If any part

  17. Rule 8.1105 - Publication of appellate opinions

    Cal. R. 8.1105   Cited 1,495 times

    (a)Supreme Court All opinions of the Supreme Court are published in the Official Reports. (b)Courts of Appeal and appellate divisions Except as provided in (e), an opinion of a Court of Appeal or a superior court appellate division is published in the Official Reports if a majority of the rendering court certifies the opinion for publication before the decision is final in that court. (Subd (b) amended effective July 23, 2008; adopted effective April 1, 2007.) (c)Standards for certification An opinion

  18. Rule 8.520 - Briefs by parties and amici curiae; judicial notice

    Cal. R. 8.520   Cited 1,465 times

    (a)Parties' briefs; time to file (1) Within 30 days after the Supreme Court files the order of review, the petitioner must serve and file in that court either an opening brief on the merits or the brief it filed in the Court of Appeal. (2) Within 30 days after the petitioner files its brief or the time to do so expires, the opposing party must serve and file either an answer brief on the merits or the brief it filed in the Court of Appeal. (3) The petitioner may file a reply brief on the merits or