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November 7, 2017

10A.M.

Hernandez (Mike) et al., Muller (Francesca) v. Restoration Hardware, Inc.
Petition for review after the Court of Appeal dismissed an appeal in a civil action. This case presents the following issue: Must an unnamed class member intervene in the litigation in order to have standing to appeal?

Solus Industrial Innovations, LLC, et al. v. Superior Court of Orange County
Petition for review after the Court of Appeal granted a petition for writ of peremptory mandate. This case presents the following issue: Does federal law preempt a district attorney’s attempt to recover civil penalties under California’s unfair competition law based on an employer’s violation of workplace safety standards that resulted in the deaths of two employees?

1:30 P.M.

People v. Chatman (Jody)
Petition for review after the Court of Appeal reversed an order denying a petition for a certificate of rehabilitation. This case presents the following issue: Does Penal Code section 4852.01 deny equal protection by making a former felony probationer who is incarcerated after completing probation ineligible for a certificate of rehabilitation, when a former felony prisoner is not rendered ineligible by a subsequent incarceration?

McMillin Albany LLC et al. v. Superior Court of Kern County
Petition for review after the Court of Appeal granted a petition for peremptory writ of mandate. This case presents the following issue: Does the Right to Repair Act (Civ. Code, § 895 et seq.) preclude a homeowner from bringing common law causes of action for defective conditions that resulted in physical damage to the home?

People v. Perez, Jr. (Joseph Andrew)
This matter is an automatic appeal from a judgment of death.