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Lenworth Bailey v. Rocky Mountain Holdings, LLC, Air Methods Corporation United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida - Miami, Florida

The Airline Deregulation Act (“ADA”) provides that “a State, political
subdivision of a State, or political authority of at least 2 States may not enact or
enforce a law, regulation, or other provision having the force and effect of law
related to a price, route, or service of an air carrier.” 49 U.S.C. § 41713(b)(1).
This language expresses a broad preemptive intent that encompass... More...
   $0 (05-09-2018 - FL)

James Michael Hand, et al. v. Rick Scott Northern District of Florida Federal Courthouse - Tallahassee, Florida

Appellants Rick Scott, in his official capacity as Governor of the State of Florida, and the other three members of Florida’s Executive Clemency Board (Pam Bondi, Adam H. Putnam, and Jimmy Patronis) (collectively, the “State Executive
Case: 18-11388 Date Filed: 04/25/2018 Page: 1 of 36
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Clemency Board”) have appealed from the district court’s orders entered in favor of appellees James... More...
   $0 (05-01-2018 - FL)

Sara Sampra v. United States Department of Transportation Northern District of Illinois Courthouse - Chicago, Illinois

Sara Sampra sued her employer,
the United States Department of Transportation, alleging that
it interfered with her rights under the Family and Medical
Leave Act by reassigning her to a different position after she
returned from childbirth leave. The district court granted
summary judgment for the defendant on the merits, finding
that Sampra was offered essentially the same... More...
   $0 (04-24-2018 - IL)

Joseph Skilken & Co. v. Berkley Aviation, LLC Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Will Make Your Phone Ring $0 to $1000+ Per Month - No Contract 888-354-4529

Portland, ME - Joseph Skilken & Co. sued Berkley Aviation, LLC seeking a declaratory judgment.... More...   $0 (03-28-2018 - ME)

Solas Industrial Innovation, LLc v. The Superior Court of Orange County, The People, Real Party in Interest

The Orange County District Attorney brought an action for civil penalties
under this state’s unfair competition law (UCL; Bus. & Prof. Code, § 17200) and
fair advertising law (FAL; id., § 17500) against an employer. The action alleged
the employer violated workplace safety standards established by the state
occupational safety and health law (Cal/OSHA; Lab. Code, § 6300 et seq.) an... More...
   $0 (02-11-2018 - CA)

Jana Davidson, et al. v. Fairchild Controls Corporation Southern District of Texas Courthouse - Houston, Texas

Two of the plaintiffs were injured when oil from an airplane’s air cycle machine leaked into the cabin, causing smoke and fumes to fill the cockpit during their flight. The plaintiffs brought suit against several defendants. The district court granted summary judgment to defendant Fairchild Controls Corporation on a design-defect claim due to a lack of adequate expert testimony that a feasible alt... More...   $0 (02-05-2018 - TX)

United States of America v. Gilbert Wayne Wiles, Jr. District of Wyoming Federal Courthouse - Cheyenne, Wyoming

The district judge aptly described this case as one “surrounded in mystery.” (R.
Vol. 2 at 160.) While the exact details remain a mystery, it is no mystery that Gilbert
Wayne Wiles, Jr., and his co-defendant Scott Lewis were up to no good.
* This order and judgment is an unpublished decision, not binding precedent. 10th
Cir. R. 32.1(A). Citation to unpublished decisions is not enco... More...
   $0 (01-30-2018 - WY)

United States of America v. Ali Caby, a/k/a "Alex Caby," Arash Caby, a/k/a "Axel Caby," and Marjan Caby Southern District of Florida Courthouse - Miami, Florida

Miami, FL - Miami-Dade County Residents Sentenced for Conspiracy to Illegally Export Prohibited Articles to Syria in Violation of U.S. Export Control Laws

Three Miami-Dade residents were sentenced on Decembedr 20, 2017 for their roles in a conspiracy to defraud the United States and to illegally export aviation parts and equipment to Syria, contrary to comprehensive U.S. economic sanction... More...
   $0 (12-27-2017 - FL)

Patrick Skrabec v. Town of North Attleboro, et al. District of Massachusetts Federal Courthouse - Boston, Massachusetts

This appeal arises from the grant of
the Defendants’ summary judgment motion following the Plaintiffs’
failure to oppose the motion within the timeframe set by the
district court. The Plaintiffs, citing excusable neglect, sought
relief from the judgment pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil
Procedure 60(b)(1), which the court denied. Finding no error, we
affirm the judgment.More...
   $0 (12-18-2017 - MA)

United States of America v. David Donadeo Northern District of Ohio Courthouse - Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland, OH - Former Broadview Heights man sentenced to nearly six years in prison for defrauding Cuyahoga Heights School District out of $2.6 million

A former Broadview Heights man was sentenced to nearly six years in prison for his role in a scheme to defraud the Cuyahoga Heights School District out of millions of dollars, law enforcement officials said.

David Donadeo, 43, (f... More...
   $2600000 (12-06-2017 - OH)

United States of America v. Nicholas G. Peacock United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida Federal Courthouse - Pensacola, Florida

Pensacola, FL - Ft. Lauderdale Man Pleads Guilty to Flying without Certification

Mark Lewis Pullen, 45, of Ft. Lauderdale, pled guilty November 17, 2017 to serving as an airman without an airman’s certificate.

In October 2015, the Federal Aviation Administration notified Homeland Security Investigations that an unregistered aircraft planned to land at the Pensacola airport. Th... More...
   $0 (11-25-2017 - FL)

Courtney Cates v. Crystal Clear Technologies, LLC, et al. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Courthouse - Cincinnati, Ohio

The three named plaintiffs brought a purported class action alleging
that the developers of their neighborhoods created agreements that violated both state and federal
law by requiring the neighborhoods’ homeowners to pay for basic telecommunications services
provided by Crystal Clear Technologies, LLC (“Crystal Clear”), an entity owned and controlled
by the developers. The distric... More...
   $0 (11-06-2017 - TN)

Nancy R. Inhofe, Dr. Dyson Perry Inhofe, II, Perry Coleman Inhofe and Edward Glade Inhofe v. Honeywell International, Inc. Intercontinental Jet Service Corporation and Standard Aero Business Aviation Services, LLC

Tulsa, OK - Nancy R. Inhofe, Dr. Dyson Perry Inhofe, II, Perry Coleman Inhofe and Edward Glade Inhofe sued Honeywell International, Inc. Intercontinental Jet Service Corporation and Standard Aero Business Aviation Services, LLC, Professional Flight Training, LLC

Issues

For cases filed before 1/1/2000, ancillary issues may not appear except in the docket.

Issue # 1. Iss... More...
   $0 (10-31-2017 - OK)

United States of America v. Sean Michael Fitzgerald Western District of Michigan Federal Courthouse - Grand Rapids, Michigan

Grand Rapids, MI - Pilot Sentenced For Operating Aircraft While Under The Influence Of Alcohol At Cherry Capital Airport

Sean Michael Fitzgerald, 36, of Boca Raton, Florida, was sentenced by Chief U.S. District Judge Robert J. Jonker for operating a common carrier under the influence of alcohol. Fitzgerald will serve 12 months and 1 day confinement, 3 years of supervised release, and pay ... More...
   $0 (10-26-2017 - MI)

Dryden Oaks, LLC v. San Diego County Regional Airport Authority

In 2001, Michael Durkin used two limited liability companies—Dryden Oaks LLC
and Durkin-CAC Lot 24, LLC—to purchase two lots directly adjacent to the McClellan
Palomar Airport (Airport) in the City of Carlsbad, California (City). His development
plans for the two lots were initially successful despite determinations by the San Diego
County Regional Airport Authority (Authority) tha... More...
   $0 (10-23-2017 - CA)

Jet Suite, Inc. v. County of Los Angeles

Due process prohibits a state from imposing a tax on the
full value of personal property if other states also have the right
to tax that property, and whether those states have that right
turns on whether that property has “situs” in those other states.
(Central R. Co. v. Pennsylvania (1962) 370 U.S. 607, 611-614
(Central); Flying Tiger Line, Inc. v. County of Los Angeles (1958... More...
   $0 (10-11-2017 - CA)

Jim Barrett v. Walker County School District Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals - Elbert P. Tuttle Federal Courthouse - Atlanta, Georgia

Control the clock and control the game. Winning coaches in many sports have employed this strategy.1 And Plaintiff-Appellee Jim Barrett asserts that the lesson wasn’t lost on Defendant-Appellant Walker County School District, either. To speak at a Walker County Board of Education meeting, the District requires a member of the public to first go through a process that can consist of several steps. ... More...   $0 (10-02-2017 - GA)

John Sturgeon v. Herbert Frost District of Alaska Federal Courthouse - Anchorage, Alaska

John Sturgeon would like to use his hovercraft in a national preserve to reach moose hunting grounds. The State of Alaska is fine with that;1 the federal government is not. Sturgeon’s case turns on which entity—state or federal—gets to decide the matter. On remand from the Supreme Court, we again conclude that the federal government properly exercised its authority to regulate hovercraft use on th... More...   $0 (10-02-2017 - AK)

United State of America v. Paul Skiscim Federal Courthouse - Central Islip, New York

Central Islip, NY - President of Long Island Aviation Parts Company Sentenced to 26 Months’ Imprisonment for Fraud in Supplying Airplane Parts to Defense Department through Shell Companies
Defendant Entered into Millions of Dollars of Contracts with the U.S. During Debarment by Concealing His Involvement

Earlier today, Paul Skiscim, the President of Aerospec, Inc., a company located ... More...
   $420000 (09-12-2017 - NY)

Jane Doe v. Etihad Airways, P.J.S.C. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals Courthouse - Cincinnati, Ohio

Plaintiff Jane Doe and her eleven-year-old daughter flew aboard
Etihad Airways from Abu Dhabi to Chicago. For the duration of the fourteen-hour journey,
Doe’s tray table remained open in her lap because a knob that was meant to hold it in place had
fallen to the floor. During the flight, Doe’s daughter found the knob on the floor and gave it to
Doe, who placed it in a seatback pock... More...
   $0 (09-06-2017 - MI)

United States of America v. Ja’Quan Johnson Federal Courthouse - Austin, Texas

Austin, TX - Former A.B.I.A. Baggage Handler Sentenced to Federal Prison for Stealing Firearms

U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks sentenced Ja’Quan Johnson, a 26-year-old baggage handler at Austin Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA), to 18 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release for stealing items from checked baggage, including a .40 caliber Glock semi-autom... More...
   $0 (09-01-2017 - TX)

Erika Grotheer v. Escape Adventures, Inc.

Plaintiff and appellant Erika Grotheer is a non-English speaking German citizen
who took a hot air balloon ride in the Temecula wine country and suffered a fractured leg
when the basket carrying her and seven or eight others crash landed into a fence.
Grotheer sued three defendants for her injuries: the balloon tour company, Escape
Adventures, Inc. (Escape), the pilot and Escape’s ... More...
   $0 (09-01-2017 - CA)

Orange County Water District v. Sabic Innovative Plastics US, LLC

The Orange County Water District (District) was created by the California
Legislature to protect and manage groundwater supplies within its territory, which covers
most of Orange County, California. The District and other regulatory agencies have long
been aware of localized groundwater contamination caused by hazardous substance
releases at various sites in the so-called "South Ba... More...
   $0 (08-26-2017 - CA)

Flanigan's Enterprises, Inc. of Georgia v. City of Sandy Springs, Georgia Eleventh Circuit - Elbert P. Tuttle Federal Courthouse - Atlanta, Georgia

We granted rehearing en banc to review the constitutionality of a municipal
ordinance prohibiting the sale of sexual devices in light of several recent Supreme
Court decisions which, it was argued, call into question the continued vitality of
this Court’s decision in Williams v. Attorney General (Williams IV), 378 F.3d
1232 (11th Cir. 2004). After we agreed to take the case en ba... More...
   $0 (08-23-2017 - GA)

Roger Vanderklok v. United States of America

Roger Vanderklok wanted to fly from Philadelphia to
Miami, where he intended to run a half-marathon. In his
carry-on luggage, he had a heart monitor and watch stored
inside a piece of PVC pipe that was capped on both ends.
During screening at the airport security checkpoint, the pipe
and electronics prompted secondary screening, supervised by
Transportation Security Adminis... More...
   $0 (08-23-2017 - PA)

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