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Appeals court advances case regarding Beats by Dre headphones royalties

Mike Helenthal Oct. 12, 2016, 1:20pm

LOS ANGELES – A California appeals court judge recently cleared the way for the founders of Beats by Dre headphones to settle their dispute over royalties in a courtroom.

California law professor says Supreme Court should overturn ruling in Yelp case

Karen Kidd Oct. 9, 2016, 9:53pm

SAN FRANCISCO -– A Santa Clara law professor claims the California Supreme Court should reverse an appeals court order for Yelp to remove negative posts about a San Francisco personal injury attorney.

California Insurance Commissioner lands $200 million cash payment in CastlePoint conservation

Karen Kidd Oct. 9, 2016, 9:39pm

SAN FRANCISCO -– California's insurance commissioner's office recently landed a $200 million cash payment for Castlepoint National Insurance Co. in a continuing effort to protect policyholders and covered injured workers.

Kesha drops abuse lawsuit, continues to fight producer's label

Carrie Salls Aug. 19, 2016, 11:08am

LOS ANGELES – Singer and songwriter Kesha has dropped a lawsuit filed in California alleging that her producer sexually abused her, although other legal disputes between the two remain. 

Appellate briefs latest step in battle over California carbon auctions

Carrie Salls Jun. 9, 2016, 6:53pm

SACRAMENTO – Six supplemental appellate briefs were filed on May 23 in the latest leg of a four-year lawsuit filed by manufacturers in connection with California’s carbon market auction system.

Appeals court reverses teacher tenure ruling

Sean Fowler May 19, 2016, 3:58pm

LOS ANGELES – California’s 2nd District Court of Appeal recently ruled that "the law is the law" when it comes to teacher tenure in the state, but this has some concerned about what the protections of that tenure means for students.