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2008 Resolutions

 

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2008 Resolutions

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Title

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CCBA, State Bar & Legal Practice
01-01-2008 CCBA Rules: Review Process For Record Of Conference Actions
D
01-02-2008 CCBA Rules: Legislative Policy Resolutions
D
01-03-2008 State Bar Records: Option Not to Publish Retired Judges’ Addresses
AP
01-04-2008 CCBA Rules: Response to Requests for Position on Legislation
AP
01-05-2008 CCBA Rules: Childcare at Meeting of Conference of Delegates
D
01-06-2008 Attorney Disqualification: Effect on Firm or Associate
D
Criminal & Vehicle
02-01-2008 Capital Appeals: Transfer of Review From Supreme Court to Courts of Appeal
D
02-02-2008 Dogfighting: Additional Definitions, Crimes and Penalties
D
02-03-2008 Finding of Factual Innocence: Extends Availability to the Wrongfully Convicted
AP
02-04-2008 Sex Offender Registration: Elimination of Certain Misdemeanors
D
02-05-2008 Death Penalty: Elimination of Certain Special Circumstances
AP
02-06-2008 Prostitution: Legalization
AP
02-07-2008 Wrongfully Convicted: Right to Equal Access to Services
AP
02-08-2008 Juror Disqualification: Opposition to the Death Penalty
AP
02-09-2008 Marijuana and Concentrated Marijuana: Possession Offenses Reduced
AP
02-10-2008 Criminal Law: Crimes Against Humanity
D
02-11-2008 Criminal Law: Include Crime of Genocide
D
02-12-2008 Criminal Fines: Increase in Credit Per Day of Custody
AP
02-13-2008 Child Pornography: Enhancement of Sentence for Amount of Unlawful Matter
D
02-14-2008 Automobile Dealers: Restrictions on Dealers Deciding Recreational Vehicle Disputes
AP
02-15-2008 Criminal Law: Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
D
02-16-2008 Criminal Conspiracy: Repeal of Statute
AP
02-17-2008 Nonambulatory Livestock: Increased Penalties for Repeat Offense
D
02-18-2008 Corrections: Establishment of Sentencing Commission
AP
02-19-2008 Misdemeanor Diversion: Statewide Application
AP
02-20-2008 Animal Abuse: Enhancement of Penalties for Non-Canine Animal Fighting
D
02-21-2008 Death Penalty: Elimination
AP
02-22-2008 Prisoner Rights: Maintenance of Hormone Replacement Therapy for Transgender Inmates
AP
02-23-2008 Inmate Medical Care: Prescriptions, Hormone Therapy and Durable Medical Equipment
AP
02-24-2008 Criminal Law: Compensation for Wrongfully Convicted Persons
AP
Civil Procedure 2
03-01-2008 Waiver of Attorney-Client Privilege: Expands Scope of Waiver
D
03-02-2008 Civil Procedure: Venue Restrictions in Franchise Agreements
AP
03-03-2008 Code of Civil Procedure: Civil Action-Related Mediation
AP
03-04-2008 Discovery: Automatic Discovery Sanctions
D
03-05-2008 Consumer Notice: Applicable To All Production Requests
D
03-06-2008 Consumer Notice: Applicable to All Production Requests for Employee Records
D
03-07-2008 Evidentiary Privileges: Proceedings and Records of Attorney Peer Review Committees
D
03-08-2008 Dispute Resolution Programs: Exclusion of District Attorneys’ Offices as Grantees
AP
03-09-2008 Civil Discovery: Service of Deposition Notice
AA
03-10-2008 Evidentiary Privileges: Communications Made as Part of a 12-Step Program
D
03-11-2008 Consumer Records: Remedies for Improper Production
D
03-12-2008 Notice to Consumer: Expanding Definition of Consumer
D
03-13-2008 Employee Records: Remedies for Improper Production
D
03-14-2008 Accord and Satisfaction: Full Payment Checks
AP
03-15-2008 Arbitration: Right to Appeal Order Compelling Arbitration
D
03-16-2008 Arbitration: Enforcement of Subpoenas
D
03-17-2008 Arbitration: Enforcement of Subpoenas
D
03-18-2008 Attorney Fee Awards: Pecuniary and Non-Pecuniary Interest
D
03-19-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Amendment of Judgment
D
03-20-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Examination of Judgment Debtors and Third Parties
D
03-21-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Foreclosure on Partnership Interests
AP
03-22-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Service by Mail and Turnover Orders to Third Parties
D
03-23-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Levy on Revocable Trust
D
03-24-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Liability of Third Persons
D
03-25-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Extension of Judgment Lien on Real Property
AP
03-26-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Transfer of Judgment
D
03-27-2008 Enforcement of Judgments: Bench Warrants for Failure to Appear
D
Probate, Estate & Trusts
04-01-2008 Joint Tenancy: Restriction to Natural Persons
AP
04-02-2008 Probate: Jurisdiction for Elder Abuse Actions
D
04-03-2008 Probate: Termination of Deposit of Estate Planning Documents
D
04-04-2008 Probate: Civil Standard of Proof for Determining Felonious and Intentional Killing
AP
04-05-2008 Probate: Appointment of Temporary Trustee During Appeal of Probate Order
AP
Business, Corporations & Tax
05-01-2008 Revenue and Tax Code: Tax Credits for Use of Public Transportation and Ridesharing
AP
05-02-2008 Corporations: Definition of “Conforms to Law”
D
05-03-2008 Professional Corporations: Employee Stock Option Plan Trustees as Share Owners
AP
05-04-2008 Business & Professions Code: Funeral Services Interest Charges
AP
05-05-2008 Business & Professions Code: Funeral Services Interest Charges
AP
Courts/Rules of Court
06-01-2008 Small Claims Court: Attorney’s Fees on Appeal
AP
06-02-2008 Rules of Court: Service of Two-Sided Copies
AP
06-03-2008 Rules of Court: Courtesy Copy to Court of Documents to be Judicially Noticed
AP
06-04-2008 Small Claims Services: Prohibit from County District Attorneys’ Offices
AP
06-05-2008 Withdrawn
W
06-06-2008 Rules of Court: Timely Filing by Overnight Delivery of Documents in Writ Proceedings.
AP
06-07-2008 Judicial Nominees: Mandatory Disclosure of Not Qualified Rating
D
Miscellaneous
07-01-2008 Sex Equity in Education: Reporting Requirements.
D
07-02-2008 Legislators: Reform of Term Limits
AP
07-03-2008 Torture and Abuse: Enforcement of Prohibitions
AP
07-04-2008 Damages: Victims of Torture
D
07-05-2008 Gender Identity: Change of Gender on Birth Certificate
D
Real Property
08-01-2008 Homeowner Associations: Notice Requirements for Disciplinary Proceedings
AP
08-02-2008 California Solar Initiative: Energy Saving Requirements for New Construction
AP
08-03-2008 California Solar Initiative: Energy Saving Requirements for New Fireplace Construction
D
08-04-2008 California Solar Initiative: Energy Saving Requirements for [Heated] Swimming Pools
AA
08-05-2008 Real Property: Withdrawal of Condemned Property Deposited Funds
AP
08-06-2008 Real Property: Mandatory Compliance with Subdivision Map Act
AP
08-07-2008 Real Property: Commercial Use Restrictions
AP
08-08-2008 Real Property: Termination of Tenancy Notices On Foreclosed Property
AP
08-09-2008 Real Property: Right to Pay Disputed Sums Under Protest
AP
08-10-2008 Real Property: Protections for Renters During Foreclosure
D
08-11-2008 Real Property: Release Upon Disclosure of Known Payments
AP
Civil Procedure 1
09-01-2008 Summary Adjudication: Permitted on Different Theories of Liability
AP
09-02-2008 Civil Procedure: Discretionary Attorney’s Fees for Successful SLAPP Defendant
D
09-03-2008 Civil Procedure: Use of Complaint in Review of SLAPP Motion
D
09-04-2008 Civil Procedure: Service of Opposition and Reply Papers in Law and Motion
D
09-05-2008 Service of Documents: Sufficiency of Electronic Service
D
09-06-2008 Small Claims: Service on Insurer
D
09-07-2008 Summary Judgment: Reducing Notice Period
AP
09-08-2008 Summary Judgment: Sanctions for Bad Faith Motions
D
09-09-2008 Summary Judgment: Bar on Repeated Motions
AP
09-10-2008 Withdrawn
W
09-11-2008 Class Action Waivers: Unenforceable in Consumer and Employment Contracts
D
Family
10-01-2008 Domestic Violence: Service of Domestic Violence Restraining Order
D
10-02-2008 Adoption: Access to Confidential Adoption Records
AP
10-03-2008 Paternity: Extension of Time to Conduct DNA Testing
D
10-04-2008 Child Support: Compromise on Arrears
AP
10-05-2008 Family Law: Interest Penalty for Breach of Fiduciary Duty
AP
10-06-2008 Family Law: Fee Collection from Opposite Sex Domestic Partner Registrants
D
10-07-2008 Marriage: Gender neutral terms
AP
10-08-2008 Family Law: Drug and Alcohol Testing
AP
10-09-2008 Family Law: Joint Petition to Establish Parental Relationship
AP
10-10-2008 Family Law: Trial Court Jurisdiction re Visitation and Custody
D
10-11-2008 Adoption: Mandatory Filing of Post-Adoption Agreements
AP
Business, Corp & Tax
11-01-2008 Civil Rights: Creation of Office of Equity within Department of Education
D
11-02-2008 Civil Rights: Duties of the Office of Equity within Department of Education
D
11-03-2008 Civil Rights: Medical Marijuana Patients in the Workplace
D
11-04-2008 Due Process: Rights in Administrative Proceedings for UC Employees
AP
11-05-2008 Employment Law: Mandatory Paid Sick Leave
NP
11-06-2008 Labor Code: Restrictions on Lodging Credits
D
11-07-2008 Family Rights: Addition of “owner-employee” protected category under CFRA
D
11-08-2008 Labor Code: Attorney Fee Awards
D
Insurance
12-01-2008 Civil Rights: Fairness in Medical Coverage Provided to Transgendered Individuals
D
12-02-2008 Insurance: Definitions in Policies
D