Freeman & Mills, Inc. v. Belcher Oil Co.

Decision Date15 December 1994
Docket NumberNo. S042831,S042831
Citation37 Cal.Rptr.2d 57,886 P.2d 606
CourtCalifornia Supreme Court
PartiesFREEMAN & MILLS, INC., Appellant v. BELCHER OIL COMPANY, Appellant.

Prior report: Cal.App., 33 Cal.Rptr.2d 585.

Petition for review GRANTED.

Pursuant to rule 29.2(b) of the California Rules of Court, the issue to be argued before this court is limited to whether, and under what circumstances, a party to a contract may recover in tort for another party's bad faith denial of the contract's existence.

LUCAS, C.J., and MOSK, KENNARD, ARABIAN, BAXTER, GEORGE and WERDEGAR, JJ., concur.

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