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Ct.
Case Number
Case Name
Appealed From
Reporter Citation
April 11, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000464 [ADA]

In Re: The Genaro Louis Perez Trust Dated October 19, 2015 (s.d.o., vacated and remanded).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 93
April 11, 2024 ICA CAAP-23-0000679 [ADA]

State v. Stern (Order Dismissing Appeal).

District Court, 3rd Circuit, North and South Kona Division
April 11, 2024 ICA CAAP-24-0000050 [ADA]

Tagama v. Marriott Ownership Resorts, Inc. (Order Dismissing Appeal). 

Labor and Industrial Relations Appeals Board
April 11, 2024 ICA CAAP-22-0000626 [ADA]

Ketchum v. Richards, III (Order Dismissing Appeal).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
April 9, 2024 ICA CAAP-24-0000202 [ADA]

Fiedler v. Tony Hyundai Waipio (Order Granting Motion to Dismiss Appeal).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
April 9, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000523 [ADA]

Aurora Loan Services, LLC v. Currier (s.d.o., affirmed).

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 154 Haw. 105
April 9, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000019 [ADA]

Wilmington Savings Fund Society, FSB v. Taguiped (s.d.o. vacated and remanded).

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 154 Haw. 106
April 9, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000770 [ADA]

Wilmington Trust v. Tamayose (s.d.o., vacated and remanded).

Circuit Court, 5th Circuit 154 Haw. 93
April 8, 2024 S.Ct SCWC-19-0000643 [ADA]

State of Hawaii Organization of Police Officers v. Hawai‘i Labor Relations Board (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari). ICA mem. op., filed 12/29/2023 [ada], 153 Haw. 431. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/23/2024.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
April 5, 2024 S.Ct SCWC-22-0000413 [ADA]

State v. Ard (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari). ICA s.d.o., filed 12/28/2023 [ada], 153 Haw. 418. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/28/2024.

Circuit Court, 5th Circuit
April 5, 2024 ICA CAAP-23-0000754 [ADA]

PNC Bank National Association v. Levitz (Order Dismissing Appeal).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
April 5, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000386 [ADA]

JPMorgan Chase Bank v. Van Cleave (s.d.o., affirmed). Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/05/2024.

Circuit Court, 5th Circuit 154 Haw. 92
April 5, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000624 [ADA]

Citibank N.A. v. Kaulia-Webb (s.d.o., affirmed). Motion for Reconsideration, filed 04/16/2024. ICA Order, filed 04/26/2024 [ada]. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 05/13/2024.

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 154 Haw. 92
April 5, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000245 [ADA]

State v. Nolen (s.d.o., affirmed and remanded).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 105
April 5, 2024 S.Ct SCPW-24-0000086 [ADA]

Yang v. Drewyer (Order Denying Petition for Writ of Mandamus). Petition for Writ of Mandamus, filed 02/12/2024.

Original Proceeding
April 5, 2024 ICA CAAP-24-0000080 [ADA]

Martin v. Department of Public Safety (Order Dismissing Appeal for Lack of Jurisdiction).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
April 5, 2024 S.Ct SCPW-24-0000076 [ADA]

Graham v. First Circuit Court (Order Denying Petition for Writ of Mandamus). Petition for Writ of Mandamus, filed 02/05/2024.

Original Proceeding
April 5, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000047 [ADA]

Waimanalo 56, LLC v. Waimanalo Television Partners, LLC (s.d.o., affirmed).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 92
April 4, 2024 S.Ct SCWC-22-0000128 [ADA]

K.T. v. K.H. (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari). ICA mem. op., filed 12/20/2023 [ada], 153 Haw. 417. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 12/30/2023. ICA Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 01/08/2024 [ada]. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 02/29/2024.

Family Court, 1st Circuit
April 4, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000291 [ADA]

Schmidt v. Dubin (Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration of SDO Filed March 28, [2024]). ICA s.d.o., filed 03/28/2024 [ada], 154 Haw. 90. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 03/28/2024. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 04/05/2024. ICA Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration of Summary Disposition Order [JEFS 87], filed March 28, 2024, filed 04/15/2024 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
April 2, 2024 S.Ct SCPW-24-0000214 [ADA]

Thorson v. Hawai‘i Public Housing Authority (Order). Petition for Writ of Mandamus, filed 03/27/2024.

Original Proceeding
April 2, 2024 S.Ct SCPW-23-0000711 [ADA]

Nice v. Valenciano (Order Denying Petition for Writ of Mandamus). Petition for Writ of Mandamus, filed 12/05/2023. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 04/19/2024. S.Ct. Order Denying Motions, filed 04/23/2024 [ada].

Original Proceeding
April 1, 2024 S.Ct SCPR-24-0000144 [ADA]

In Re: Chee (Order Granting Petition to Resign in Good Standing).

Original Proceeding
April 1, 2024 ICA CAAP-22-0000349 [ADA]

In Re: Tax Appeal of Hawaiian Airlines, Inc. v. Department of Taxation (Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration). ICA s.d.o., filed 03/15/2024 [ada], 154 Haw. 48. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 03/25/2024. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 05/13/2024.

The Tax Appeal Court
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000868 [ADA]

Scarlett v. Macy’s West Stores, Inc. (Order). ICA s.d.o., filed 07/31/2023 [ada], 153 Haw. 261. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 02/20/2024. ICA Order, filed 03/13/2024 [ada]. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 03/22/2024.

Labor and Industrial Relations Appeals Board
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-23-0000332 [ADA]

State v. Opalani (Order of Correction). ICA s.d.o., filed 03/28/2024 [ada], 154 Haw. 90.

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000318 [ADA]

Strauss v. Dierdorff (s.d.o., vacated and remanded).

Family Court, 3rd Circuit 154 Haw. 89
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-22-0000732 [ADA]

State v. Reyes (s.d.o., affirmed).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 88
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000169 [ADA]

Cordero v. County of Maui (s.d.o., affirmed).

Labor and Industrial Relations Appeals Board 154 Haw. 88
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-23-000005 [ADA]

State v. Wilson (s.d.o., affirmed). Consolidated with CAAP-23-0000401.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 89
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-22-0000357 [ADA]

K.P. v. E.M. (s.d.o., affirmed).

Family Court, 2nd Circuit 154 Haw. 89
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-22-0000733 [ADA]

WDI International, Inc. v. Gen Hawaii LLC (Order Approving Stipulation to Dismiss Appeal).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000291 [ADA]

Schmidt v. Dubin (s.d.o., affirmed in part, vacated in part, and remanded). Motion for Reconsideration, filed 03/28/2024. ICA Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration of SDO Filed March 28, [2024], filed 04/04/2024 [ada]. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 04/05/2024. ICA Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration of Summary Disposition Order [JEFS 87], filed March 28, 2024, filed 04/15/2024 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 90
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000142 [ADA]

In Re: The Appointment of an Arbitrator in Blue Tile Beach House, LLC v. Napuawailupe LP (s.d.o., affirmed).

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 154 Haw. 90
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-23-0000332 [ADA]

State v. Opalani (s.d.o., affirmed). ICA Order of Correction, filed 03/28/2024 [ada].

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit 154 Haw. 90
March 28, 2024 ICA CAAP-23-0000577 [ADA]

In Re: M.O., Born on 00/00/2014 and H.F., Born on 00/00/2016 (s.d.o., affirmed).

Family Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 91
March 27, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000439 [ADA]

Prospect Co., LTD v. SCD ML II, LLC (s.d.o., affirmed and dismissed).

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit 154 Haw. 87
March 27, 2024 ICA CAAP-22-0000523 [ADA]

Koob Family Limited Partnership II v. Kalani Honua Inc. (Order).

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit
March 27, 2024 ICA CAAP-21-0000640 [ADA]

J.D. v. D.D. (s.d.o., dismissed and affirmed).

Family Court, 3rd Circuit, Kona Division 154 Haw. 88
March 27, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000473 [ADA]

Hart v. Real Estate Commission (s.d.o., affirmed). Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 05/01/2024.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 88
March 25, 2024 S.Ct SCAP-22-0000552 [ADA]

Wong v. Association of Apartment Owners of Harbor Square (Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration). S.Ct. Opinion, filed 02/29/2024 [ada], 154 Haw. 58. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 03/07/2024.

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
March 25, 2024 ICA CAAP-18-0000132 [ADA]

Kawaguchi v. Wong (s.d.o., affirmed in part and vacated in part; Count VI vacated; Counts V and VII vacated; and remanded).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 87
March 25, 2024 S.Ct SCWC-19-0000065 [ADA]

US Bank National Association v. Greenberg (Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari). ICA s.d.o., filed 10/27/2023 [ada], 153 Haw. 364. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 11/06/2023. ICA Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 11/16/2023 [ada]. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 12/15/2023. S.Ct. Order Dismissing Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 01/19/2024 [ada]. Motion for Reconsideration, fled 01/29/2024. S.Ct. Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 01/31/2024 [ada]. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 03/04/2024.

Circuit Court, 2nd Circuit
March 25, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000086 [ADA]

State v. Pokipala (s.d.o., affirmed).

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 87
March 22, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000182 [ADA]

State v. So’oga (s.d.o., vacated and remanded).

District Court, 1st Circuit, ‘Ewa Division 154 Haw. 86
March 22, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000047 [ADA]

Caven, Jr. v. Certified Management, Inc. (s.d.o., affirmed in part and vacated in part; Order II  affirmed; Order IV affirmed in part and vacated in part; Order V vacated; remanded.)

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit 154 Haw. 86
March 22, 2024 ICA CAAP-22-0000585 [ADA]

Alpha, Inc. v. Board of Water Supply (Order of Correction). ICA Opinion, filed 12/29/2023 [ada], 153 Haw. 564. Motion for Reconsideration, filed 01/08/2024. ICA Order Denying Motion for Reconsideration, filed 01/31/2024 [ada]. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 04/19/2024. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 04/22/2024. ICA Order of Correction, filed 04/25/2024 [ada]. S.Ct. Order Accepting Applications for Writ of Certiorari, filed 05/30/2024 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit
March 21, 2024 ICA CAAP-23-0000477 [ADA]

Koob Family Limited Partnership II v. Kalani Honua Inc.  (Order Approving Stipulation to Dismiss Appeal).

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit
March 20, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000335 [ADA]

Wheels of Justice, LLC v. Title Guaranty Escrow Services, Inc. (s.d.o., affirmed). Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 04/08/2024. S.Ct. Order Dismissing Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 04/16/2024 [ada]. Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 05/06/2024. S.Ct. Order Rejecting Application for Writ of Certiorari, filed 06/12/2024 [ada].

Circuit Court, 3rd Circuit 154 Haw. 86
March 20, 2024 ICA CAAP-19-0000163 [ADA]

The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Co., N.A. v. Toromoreno, Jr. (Order Dismissing Appeal). Motion for Reconsideration, filed 04/19/2024. ICA Order, filed 04/26/2024 [ada].

Circuit Court, 1st Circuit