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Worker's Auto Insurance Company v. Guy Carpenter & Company, Inc.

Workmen‘s Auto Insurance Company (company) sued Guy Carpenter & Company, Inc. (Carpenter) for negligence, breach of fiduciary duty and breach of contract. After the trial court eliminated the fiduciary duty claim during pretrial proceedings, a jury decided in favor of Carpenter. The company appeals. It contends that the trial court erred when it granted summary adjudication regarding the allegat... More...   $0 (05-04-2011 - CA)

STATE ex rel. OKLAHOMA BAR ASSOCIATION v. GORDON

¶1 Complainant, the Oklahoma Bar Association (OBA) notified the Chief Justice by letter November 15, 2010 that Respondent, George David Gordon, Jr. had been convicted May 3, 2010. As stated in the United States District Court judgment, respondent was convicted on one count of violating 18 U.S.C. § 371 (conspiracy), ten counts of violating 18 U.S.C. § 1343 & 2(a) (aiding and abetting wire fraud)... More...   $0 (05-03-2011 - OK)

Coleen Bagley, et al., v. Rod. R. Blagojevich, et al.,

A group of former captains fromthe Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) sued state and union officials alleging that the defendants unlawfully punished them for seeking to organize with a rival union. One of the defendants is former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich. Much of the litigation below, which began in June 2005, focused on plaintiffs’ efforts to depose Governor Blagojevich. After ... More...   $0 (05-03-2011 - IL)

Roy E. Addicks, Jr. v. John A. Rupert, et al.

Roy E. Addicks, Jr., appeals from the trial court’s dismissal of his suit pursuant to Chapter 14 of the Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code. He raises seven issues on appeal. We affirm.



Background

Addicks, an inmate in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice-Institutional Division (TDCJ), filed suit in December 2009, claiming that John Rupert and other employees of t... More...
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April Gallop v. Richard Chaney

April Gallop (“Gallop”) appeals from a March 18, 2010 judgment of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (Denny Chin, Judge) dismissing her complaint asserting violations of her constitutional rights pursuant to Bivens v. Six Unknown Federal Narcotics Agents, 403 U.S. 388 (1971), a common law tort of conspiracy to cause death and great bodily harm, and a violati... More...   $0 (04-27-2011 - NY)

Max W. Coll, II v. First American Title Insurance Company

In this litigation, Plaintiffs challenge New Mexico’s statutory scheme regulating title insurance, arguing it is contrary to state law. Here, Plaintiffs appeal the district court’s decision dismissing their claims against several title insurance companies that have complied with this New Mexico law. Having jurisdiction pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1291, we AFFIRM.1

I. BACKGROUND

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Linda Jurek v. Gary E. Kivell

This appeal arises out of a long-running family dispute in which Linda Jurek fought over ownership of a home with her father, Joseph Forrest, in three separate lawsuits. In the first suit, Jurek entered into a mediation agreement with Forrest in which she agreed to a settle her claims. Jurek later brought this suit alleging that Forrest and his lawyer, Gary Kivell, fraudulently induced her to si... More...   $0 (04-21-2011 - TX)

Humble Emergency Physicians, P.A. v. Memorial Hermann Healthcare System, Inc.

Appellant, Humble Emergency Physicians, P.A. (“Humble”), challenges the trial court’s rendition of summary judgment in favor of appellees, Memorial Hermann Healthcare System, Inc. (“Memorial”), TeamHealth, Inc. (“TeamHealth”), ACS Primary Care Physicians-Southwest, P.A. (“ACS”), and THW Emergency Management of Houston, Inc. (“TH West”), in Humble’s suit against Memorial for... More...   $0 (04-21-2011 - TX)

International Floor Crafts, Inc., v. Jane Dziemit

This trio of related appeals arises from a 2005 civil action brought by International Floor Crafts, Inc. ("IFC") for violations of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act ("RICO"), 18 U.S.C. § 1961 et seq., and various Massachusetts state laws after IFC discovered a multi-million dollar fraudulent scheme being perpetrated against it by numerous individuals and entities. By mid-2008... More...   $0 (04-21-2011 - )

Oretha Lewis v. AIG Life Insurance Company

In this diversity case, Oretha Lewis appeals the dismissal of her complaint asserting various theories of recovery under Texas law following her daughter’s death while working for a shipping company. Lewis alleges that the insurer and the insurance agent unlawfully delivered insurance proceeds to her daughter’s employer, who listed itself as the beneficiary in violation of Texas insurableinter... More...   $0 (04-21-2011 - TX)

Phyllis E.Gillians v. Yodna Vivanco-Small

The plaintiff, Phyllis E. Gillians, appeals from the summary judgment rendered by the trial court in favor of the defendants1 on her claim of intentional infliction of emotional distress arising out of the parties’ employment in the Stamford office of the department of children and families (department). The plaintiff claims that the court incorrectly determined that she failed to allege ... More...   $0 (04-20-2011 - CT)

United States of America v. Lee Farkas

The United States charge Lee Farkas with conspiracy to commit bank fraud, mail fraud and securities fraud claiming that Defendant, the former chairman of Taylor, Bean and Whitaker Mortgage Corporation, with engaging in a multibillion dollar fraud scheme that led to the collapse of his firm and Colonial Bank. Taylor Bean was the fifth largest mortgage loan originator in the United States. The Go... More...   $0 (04-19-2011 - VA)

Mohan Papudesu, M.D. v. Medical Malpractice Joint Underwriting Association of Rhode Island

This appeal requires us to answer the following narrow but important question: what duties, if any, does an insurer owe to its insured before settling a medical malpractice claim when the malpractice policy at issue contains language that accords great discretion to the insurer with respect to the settlement of a claim?

The exact language at issue in this case is: “The [insurance] compa... More...
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Mohan Papudesu, M.D. v. Medical Malpractice Joint Underwriting Association of Rhode Island

This appeal requires us to answer the following narrow but important question: what duties, if any, does an insurer owe to its insured before settling a medical malpractice claim when the malpractice policy at issue contains language that accords great discretion to the insurer with respect to the settlement of a claim?

The exact language at issue in this case is: “The [insurance] company... More...
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Newport News Holdings Corporation v. Virtual City Vision Incorporated, d/b/a VCV, Inc.

This appeal raises numerous issues arising out of the grant of summary judgment to Newport News Holdings Corporation ("NNHC") on its claims against Virtual City Vision and its owner Van James Bond Tran (collectively, "VCV") under the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act ("ACPA").

In addition to challenging summary judgment, VCV argues that the magistrate judge erred in refusing to r... More...
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United States of America v. Smith, et al.

Derrick Reuben Smith was charged with conspiracy, wire fraud and money laundering.... More...   $0 (04-14-2011 - OK)

Wayne M. Fournerat v. Wisconsin Law Review

Wayne M. Fournerat, a former Oklahoma-licensed attorney who proceeds pro se, appeals the district court’s orders granting defendants’ motions to dismiss. See Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1), (6). Exercising jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. § 1291, we affirm.

I.

In his 110-page amended complaint, Mr. Fournerat brought claims under 42 U.S.C. §§ 1983 and 1985 against (1) the Wisconsin Law R... More...
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Mark Rotella v. Joan Cutting

In five issues, Appellants Mark Rotella Custom Homes, Inc. d/b/a Benchmark Custom Homes (“MRCH”) and Mark Rotella (collectively with MRCH, “Rotella”) and Cole & Cole, P.C., and Robert R. Cole, Jr. (collectively “Cole”) appeal the trial court’s order awarding summary judgment to Appellees Joan Cutting and Mid-Continent Casualty Company (“MCCC”). We affirm.

II. Factual and... More...
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Gregory Eugene Jones v. State of Oklahoma

¶1 Gregory Eugene Jones, Appellant, was tried by jury and found guilty of Counts 1 and 2, child sexual abuse, in violation of 10 O.S.Supp.2008, § 7115(E); after former conviction of two (2) or more felonies, in the District Court of Creek County, Case Number CF-2009-89. The jury sentenced Appellant to twelve (12) years imprisonment in each count. The Honorable Joe Sam Vassar, District Judge, pro... More...   $0 (04-07-2011 - OK)

Gregory Eugene Jones v. State of Oklahoma

¶1 Gregory Eugene Jones, Appellant, was tried by jury and found guilty of Counts 1 and 2, child sexual abuse, in violation of 10 O.S.Supp.2008, § 7115(E); after former conviction of two (2) or more felonies, in the District Court of Creek County, Case Number CF-2009-89. The jury sentenced Appellant... More...   $0 (04-07-2011 - OK)

Quincy Geraled Keeler v. Aramark

Quincey Gerald Keeler appeals from the district court’s judgment in favor of defendant Wesley Medical Center, named as “HCI Wesley” in the complaint, on claims the court construed as breach of contract, hostile work environment, negligence, and invasion of privacy. The district court certified its judgment for immediate appeal pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 54(b). We have jurisd... More...   $0 (04-07-2011 - KS)

Carl R. Pruett and National American Insurance Company v. The Harris County Bail Bond

his appeal involves a challenge to an award of attorneys’ fees pursuant to the Civil Rights Attorneys’ Fees Award Act (42 U.S.C. § 1988) arising out of claims made against the Harris County Bail Bond Board under Title 42, Section 1983 of the United States Code. Appellants, Carl R. Pruett and National American Insurance Company (collectively, “Pruett”), bring two issues challenging the ade... More...   $0 (04-07-2011 - TX)

Northern Security Insurance Company v. Michael Connors

The petitioner, Northern Security Insurance Company (Northern Security), appeals an order of the Superior Court (McHugh, J.), denying its motion for summary judgment and granting the cross-motion for summary judgment of respondent Michael Connors. The trial court ruled that Northern Security has a duty to defend respondent Connors in a civil lawsuit pending in Rockingham County Superior Court, Rei... More...   $0 (03-31-2011 - NH)

Jonathan Nnebe v. Matthew Daus

The named plaintiffs in this putative class action, brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, are the New York Taxi Workers Alliance (“NYTWA” or “Alliance”) and four New York City taxi drivers whose licenses to drive yellow cabs were automatically suspended when they were arrested on criminal charges. It is the policy of the City of New York (“City”) and its Taxi and Limousine Commission ... More...   $0 (03-30-2011 - NY)

Deanna Blair Nickols v. Gary Morris

Deanna Blair Nickols appeals from the district court’s dismissal with prejudice of her civil rights claims, filed pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, against defendants Gary Morris and Dean Patrick Smith. She claimed that Morris unlawfully seized her when she was in her vehicle, both defendants utilized excessive force during her arrest, and she was deprived of proper medical care after she was booke... More...   $0 (03-24-2011 - TX)

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