New Arbitration Decision

  • Are You Too Busy To Keep Up With the New CA Civil Case Law?
  • Do You Need to Know the Important New Civil Case Decisions in Your Practice Areas?
Let Monty help you! Since 2012, I've helped lots of California lawyers easily keep current with the new case law in their practice areas by publishing California Case Summaries™ with short summaries (one paragraph), organized by legal topic, of every new civil and family law case published in monthly, quarterly and annual subscription editions.


Arbitration, and whether it can be compelled, is constantly addressed in the new published case law. Last month, the Fifth District Court of Appeal published a new decision addressing this issue. In the video above I briefly discuss this new case. Below is my summary of this new case.

New Arbitration Decision 

Eminence Healthcare, Inc. v. Centuri Health Ventures, LLC (2022) _ Cal.App.5th _ , 2022 WL 321011: The Court of Appeal affirmed the trial court's order partially denying...

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New Case Discussing Settlements

Below is a free sample of a new case summary from the newly published issue of my publication California Case Summaries Monthly, with summaries of the 48 new California civil and family law cases published in December of 2021. 

California Courts of Appeal

CSAA Insurance Exchange v. Hodroj (2021) _ Cal.App.5th _ , 2021 WL 5631492: The Court of Appeal affirmed the trial court's order granting plaintiff's motion for summary judgment in an action by plaintiff carrier against defendant for breaching his agreement to settle a personal injury claim for the policy limit of $100,000. When parties agree on the material terms of a contract with the intention to later reduce it to a formal writing, failure to complete the formal writing does not negate the existence of the initial contract. The Court of Appeal concluded that the communications between defendant's lawyer and plaintiff reflected a settlement which would be later memorialized in...

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