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Court Case Record Melody Jo Samuelson v. State of California et al. A141659 UID(1370)


Melody Jo Samuelson v. State of California et al. Court Case Record

Court Case Number: A141659


 
Case NumberA141659
Case TitleMelody Jo Samuelson v. State of California et al.
Case TypeCV
StateCalifornia, CA
CountyAll Counties
CourtAppellate Court
Court Address1st Appellate District
Phone
Field Date
Close Date10/28/2016

Parties

CounselNameType
Kirk Blaine Freeman
256 Sutter Street, 6th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94102

Matthew Alan Mallet
Law Offices Of Kirk B. Freeman
256 Sutter St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108

Melody Jo SamuelsonPlaintiff and Respondent
David Pai
Office of the Attorney General
1515 Clay Street, 20th Floor
P. O. Box 70550
Oakland, CA 94612

Michael David Gowe
Office of the Attorney General
1515 Clay Street, 20th Floor
P.O. Box 70550
Oakland, CA 94612-0550

State of CaliforniaDefendant and Appellant

Department of Mental HealthDefendant and Appellant
Docket (Register of Actions)
Date Description Notes
04/28/2014 Notice of appeal lodged/received. by attorney David Pai for State of California et al., appellants; notice of appeal filed in the superior court on 4/22/2014
04/28/2014 Notified parties of local rules and procedures.
04/28/2014 Exempt filing fee. as to the State of California, appellant
05/08/2014 Certificate of interested entities or persons filed by: Dep. Attorney General David Pai, attorney for appellant
05/08/2014 Civil case information statement filed. Dep. Attorney General David Pai, attorney for appellant, w/copy of judgment attached
05/23/2014 Appellant's notice designating record on appeal filed in trial court on: 05/02/14, appellant designating CT with RT.
05/23/2014 Certificate of county clerk filed. 05/19/14, superior court clerk M. Larsen certifies notification of filing of designation by appellant: State of California; California Department of Mental Health, et al.
05/21/2014 Respondent's notice designating record on appeal filed in trial court on: 05/12/14, respondent Melody Jo Samuelson, counter-designating additional CT with RT.
07/15/2014 Record on appeal filed. CT16 - RT20 CT1 (Omission of Record) - 1 Vol.
08/15/2014 Motion/application to augment record filed. Appellant's Motion to Augment Record on Appeal (Unopposed) (augmentation attached) (to court)
08/18/2014 Augmentation granted. (See order.) Appellants' unopposed motion to augment the record is granted and the record on appeal is augmented to include those proceedings itemized within the motion, which is attached and incorporated by reference.
08/19/2014 Stipulation of extension of time filed to: Appellant's opening brief. Due on 10/24/2014 By 60 Day(s)
09/09/2014 Received: from Attorney General's Office - 1 CD; Electronic versions of the Designated Reporter's Transcripts already submitted for the following trial dates: 1/9/14 1/13/14 1/15/14 1/16/14 1/21/14 1/22/14 1/23/14 1/24/14 1/29/14 1/30/14 1/31/14 2/3/14 2/4/14 2/5/14 2/6/14 2/10/14 2/11/14 2/13/14 2/14/14 2/18/14 2/19/14 (placed in grey exhibit envelope)
10/30/2014 Appellant notified re failure to timely file opening brief. Defendant and Appellant: State of California Attorney: David Pai
11/12/2014 Motion/application to augment record filed. Stipulated Motion to Augment the Record on Appeal (augmentation attached) (to court)
11/14/2014 Appellant's opening brief. Defendant and Appellant: State of California Attorney: David Pai One extension granted for a total of 60 days: 08/19/2014 Stipulation of extension of time filed to:. Due on 10/24/2014 By 60 Day(s)
12/01/2014 Order filed. Pursuant to stipulation of counsel and good cause appearing, the record on appeal in the above-entitled case is ordered augmented to include the following attached document: 1) Emailed court order, dated February 17, 2014, from Judge Diane Price of the Napa County Superior Court to counsel for Appellants and Respondent during the trial court proceedings below (Addendum to Clerk's Transcript as pages 3843-3844).
12/12/2014 Stipulation of extension of time filed to: Respondent's brief. Due on 01/14/2015 By 30 Day(s) to 1-14-15
01/27/2015 Respondent notified re failure to file respondent's brief. Plaintiff and Respondent: Melody Jo Samuelson Attorney: Kirk Blaine Freeman
02/05/2015 Respondent's brief. Plaintiff and Respondent: Melody Jo Samuelson Attorney: Kirk Blaine Freeman One extension granted for a total of 30 days: 12/12/2014 Stipulation of extension of time filed to:. Due on 01/14/2015 By 30 Day(s)
02/06/2015 Email sent to: Counsel for Respondent, re: Respondent's brief was filed on February 5, 2015. Pursuant to rule 8.212(c)(1) of the California Rules of Court, a copy of each brief must be served on the superior court. Currently, the TrueFiling proof of service only provides electronic service on parties where an email is listed with the court and does not provide electronic service on superior court. Please file within 10 days of this email a proof of service showing service of respondent's brief on superior court.
02/06/2015 Email received from: Matthew Mallet, attorney for respondent, re: will file POS showing service of brief on superior court
Disposition
Description: Affirmed with modifications
Date: 10/28/2016
Status: Final The judgment is modified by reducing the economic damages awarded against defendant Department of State Hospitals by $675,000; by reducing the economic damages awarded against defendant Jones by $10,000; by reducing the economic damages awarded against defendant White by $5,000, and by reducing the economic damages award against defendant Kim by $5,000. In all other respects the judgment is affirmed. The parties shall bear their own costs on appeal.
Publication Status: Signed Unpublished
Author: Miller, Marla J.
Participants: Kline, J. Anthony (Concur) Stewart, Therese M. (Concur)
Case Citation: none