BUSINESS

Procedural Posture

Procedural Posture

Appellant insured sought review of the judgment of the Superior Court of Ventura County (California), which granted nonsuit in favor of respondent insurer in appellant’s action based on allegations of respondent’s bad faith denials of claims under an insurance contract….
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Overview

Overview

HOLDINGS: [1]-An attorney’s failure to obtain a client’s signature under Bus. & Prof. Code, § 6148, subd. (a), on an engagement letter rendered the alleged attorney fee agreement voidable under § 6148, subd. (c), and an electronic acceptance argument lacked…
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Procedural Posture

Procedural Posture

Defendant builders appealed an order from the Superior Court of Los Angeles County (California), which denied their motion to compel arbitration of plaintiff homeowner’s construction defect claims pursuant to an arbitration clause in the parties’ purchase agreement. California Business Lawyer…
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