recent changes in the law
Court of Appeal published opinions remain published and citable for persuasive effect after grant of review
The Supreme Court has amended the publication rules in the California Rules of Court to provide, among other things, that effective July 1, 2016, when a published Court of Appeal decision is granted review, the opinion remains published and citable for its persuasive effect, unless the Supreme Court orders otherwise. (Rule 1115(e).)
Changes to the California Rules of Court effective January 1, 2014, affecting habeas and other writs, sealed and confidential records, recycled paper, multiple signature, signatures on electronically filed documents, electronic reporter's transcript.