California Personal Injury Case Law

Please find, below, selected case laws decided by Supreme Court of California or Court of Appeals of California where the terms personal injury or related terms have been mentioned. These cases are not necessarily personal injury and may include cases where the facts or court decision merely mentions personal injury related legal terms. You are not to rely on these cases as legal advice nor should you rely on them for accuracy. Please see Terms of Service.

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McDonald v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board - 6/30/2005
Petitioner Randolph McDonald claimed continuous trauma injury to his left knee and low back while employed as a courier for TLG Medical Products (TLG). TLG declined to provide workers' compensation benefits. McDonald's claims were...

Perez v. John Deere Construction Equipment Co. - 6/30/2005
In October 1998, plaintiff Ernesto Perez became the 42d person known by John Deere Construction Equipment Company (Deere) to have been injured after becoming entangled in the head of a John Deere cotton picker. Plaintiff sued Deere,...

Gilmore v. O'Connor - 6/29/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Wagner Construction Co. v. Pacific Mechanical Corp. - 6/29/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

In re A. C. - 6/28/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION Perla A. (Mother) and Jorge C. (Father), parents of A. C. and residents of Tijuana, Mexico, appeal the juvenile court's postdispositional order granting de facto parent status to Jon and Christine D....

Strabala v. Ramirez - 6/28/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Roos v. Red - 6/28/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION Eric Red appeals from a judgment entered upon a verdict in favor of respondents, Nilda Roos and Wilma Baum, on their respective complaints against Red for wrongful death. Before trial respondents filed a...

Scott v. Romans - 6/22/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Hodge v. Kirkpatrick Development - 6/21/2005
I. Introduction Did the trial court err in denying the motion of State Farm General Insurance Company (State Farm) for leave to intervene in a construction defect lawsuit brought by State Farm's insureds, Douglas M. Hodge and...

Basco v. Tishgart - 6/14/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Forensis Group - 6/9/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION This appeal presents the issue of whether expert witnesses may seek equitable indemnification by filing cross-complaints against the attorneys who retained them in an underlying case, when the client in...

Hamilton v. Cooperative of American Physicians Inc./Mutual Protection Trust - 6/9/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Valencia v. Suros - 6/7/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Acosta v. SI Corp. - 6/6/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION Plaintiffs in a construction defect case appeal from a cost bill after a defense verdict. They argue the memorandum of costs should have been stricken because defendant SI Corporation (SI) did not...

Commercial Union Insurance Co. v. Daimlerchrysler Insurance Co. - 6/2/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Bashkin v. Blase - 5/31/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Arnerich v. Century-National Insurance Co. - 5/31/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

American International Specialty Lines Insurance Co. v. Westchester Fire Insurance Co. - 5/27/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Dominguez v. Oceanside College Way I - 5/26/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Fernando v. Wiseman - 5/26/2005
This case was broght by plaintiff and won by defendant. The initial exam note was to discuss the case with the surgical intern and consider an ultrasound or abdominal CT scan. The surgical resident wanted to rule out appendicitis. Two...

Hahn v. U.S.C. University Hospital - 5/25/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

McBride v. Mikulics - 5/24/2005
Plaintiffs Elia McBride (Elia) and Patrick McBride (Patrick) (collectively McBrides) appeal from the judgment entered after the trial court granted summary judgment in favor of defendants Stefanie A. Mikulics, M.D., Daniel S. Marks,...

In re Shalant - 5/18/2005
PUBLIC MATTER - DESIGNATED FOR PUBLICATION OPINION ON REVIEW Respondent Joseph Leib Shalant has requested review of a hearing judge's decision recommending a five-year stayed suspension, a four-year probation, and a...

Allison C. v. Advanced Education Services - 5/18/2005
This case involves a complaint by a mother for the wrongful death, by suicide, of her severely emotionally disturbed 13-year-old son. Plaintiff Allison C. appeals from an amended judgment entered in her favor and against defendant...

Wei v. 396 Investment Company - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Williams v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Suryanto v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

396 Investment Co. v. City of Anaheim - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Vista Royale Homeoweners Association v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Marion v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Salyer v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Chen v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Beyer v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Wong v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Stevens v. 396 Investment Co. - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Friedman v. 396 Investment Company - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Biazevich v. 396 Investment Comapny - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Cser v. 396 Investment Company - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Nguyen v. 396 Investment Company - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Robinson v. 396 Investment Company - 5/17/2005
A landslide caused significant damage to numerous residential properties. The owners of those properties filed dozens of lawsuits against the developer and dozens of other parties. More than two years into the litigation, the parties...

Newman v. VRL International - 5/16/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION Appellant, the law firm of Daar & Newman, previously represented respondent, VRL International, Ltd., in a personal injury action. Because respondent had insufficient contacts with California for...

Bullard v. California State Automobile Association - 5/10/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PARTIAL PUBLICATION On June 16, 2002, plaintiffs Lee and Nina Bullard (the Bullards) were injured in a rear-end collision. The driver of the pick-up truck that struck their car was uninsured. The trial court denied...

Fox v. Ethicon Endo-Surgery - 5/9/2005
Plaintiff Brandi R. Fox filed a medical malpractice action after gastric bypass surgery performed on her resulted in severe complications. In the course of discovery, Fox received information that a medical device used during the...

Cassidy v. Gaiser - 5/3/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule 977(b). This opinion has...

Vartivarian v. Fire Insurance Exchange - 5/2/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Nelson v. Ladbroke Racing Corporation - 4/29/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Gill v. Rich - 4/29/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PARTIAL PUBLICATION I. INTRODUCTION Hundreds of physicians and surgeons formed an interindemnity arrangement pursuant to Insurance Code section 1280.7 to provide an alternative to medical malpractice...

Roman v. Sears - 4/27/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Smalley v. Baty - 4/26/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION In this personal injury case where defendants conceded liability and contested only damages, the trial court granted defendants' motion to exclude evidence that plaintiff had paid his own medical bills....

Catholic Mutual Relief Society v. Superior Court of the County of Los Angeles - 4/25/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Diego (the Church) has been sued by numerous persons claiming they were the victims of childhood sexual abuse by various Church priests. Petitioners are the Church's...

Johnson v. Cahill Contractors - 4/25/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Dixon v. Samuel - 4/21/2005
This is an action by appellant Whitney Dixon for the wrongful death of her domestic partner, Beth Davis. Respondent Jacob Samuel, M.D., was the anesthesiologist during a gastric bypass surgery Davis underwent at a Fresno hospital on...

Levitin v. Brown - 4/21/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Blosser v. Sheibani - 4/20/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Gradle v. Doppelmayr USA - 4/19/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule 977(b). This opinion has...

Andonagui v. May Department Stores Company - 4/13/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PARTIAL PUBLICATION INTRODUCTION Plaintiff and appellant Bertha Andonagui (plaintiff) filed a personal injury action against defendant and respondent May Department Stores Company (defendant) alleging general...

George F. Hillenbrand - 4/11/2005
Opinion following rehearing NOT TO BE PUBLISHED California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified...

Bisnar & Chase - 4/8/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Williams v. Zuckerman - 4/6/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

In re Farnham v. Rehwald - 4/5/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Shirk v. Vista Unified School District - 4/5/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION In this negligence action against the Vista Unified School District (District), plaintiff Linda Shirk alleges that years ago, as a teenage high school student, she was molested by a teacher then employed...

Anandan v. Singapore Airlines Ltd. - 4/5/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Boeken v. Philip Morris Incorporated - 4/1/2005
Opinion following rehearing CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION BACKGROUND Richard Boeken filed this action on March 16, 2000, alleging various theories including negligence, strict product liability and fraud resulting in...

Truck Insurance Exchange v. Pacificare Health Systems - 3/30/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Francies v. Kapla - 3/30/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PARTIAL PUBLICATION Defendant Dr. William Kapla appeals from the judgment entered in favor of his former patient, plaintiff Nicholas Francies, on his complaint for medical malpractice, invasion of privacy, and...

Navarette v. Tuttle - 3/30/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Armijo v. Miles - 3/30/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION INTRODUCTION Plaintiff Connie Armijo sued defendants Jamie Miles, M.D. (Miles), Labriute Medical Group Incorporated (Labriute) and Sherman Oaks Hospital and Health Center (Sherman Oaks Hospital)...

Grewal v. Martin - 3/30/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Enslen v. Kennedy - 3/30/2005
I. INTRODUCTION The precise issue in this appeal is whether a family practice physician is ipso facto unqualified to render an expert opinion to the effect that a chiropractor should have known the condition the chiropractor...

County of Los Angeles v. Superior Court of Los Angeles County - 3/29/2005
CERTIFIED FOR PUBLICATION INTRODUCTION Petitioner County of Los Angeles (County) seeks writ review of respondent Los Angeles Superior Court's order denying its motion for summary judgment. The County contends this personal...

Mercury Insurance Co. v. State Farm General Insurance Co. - 3/24/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

People v. Samuels - 3/21/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Keller v. Ocken - 3/21/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Craig v. San Dimas Community Hospital - 3/16/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE OFFICIAL REPORTS California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule...

Scrosati v. McRoy-Wilbur Communities - 3/15/2005
NOT TO BE PUBLISHED California Rules of Court, rule 977(a), prohibits courts and parties from citing or relying on opinions not certified for publication or ordered published, except as specified by rule 977(b). This opinion has...

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