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Ninth Circuit rules 'inability to rely on representation' satisfies FCA Article III

By Pam Wright | Nov 9, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has settled a district and circuit court split decision, ruling consumers can seek an injunction under California false advertising laws.

California Supreme Court could decide question of language in Wells Fargo Bank debt collection case

By Pam Wright | Jul 5, 2017

The California Supreme Court may settle a question of language in a case that involves credit card collection.

Justice Marla Miller affirms 6 of 7 causes of action in lease-leaseback contract lawsuit

By Pam Wright | Jun 13, 2017

The California First District Court of Appeal agreed with six of seven causes of action in rulings by the Fourth District Court of Appeal and the Second District Court of Appeal rulings in a lawsuit filed by the California Taxpayers Action Network against the Mt. Diablo Unified School District.

Appeals court rules against Charles W. Chan Insurance Company in elder abuse case

By Pam Wright | Jun 13, 2017

A California appeals court has reversed a lower court’s ruling to dismiss an elder abuse case, saying the couple had grounds to file the lawsuit.

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit says district court improperly remanded case

By Pam Wright | Jun 2, 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Northern California has vacated a decision by a lower court in a malpractice lawsuit, saying the district court lacked the authority to remand the case.

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