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Statute of Limitation Law
 
Patrick J. Halperin v. Thomas C. Halperin

This is a diversity suit for fraud (the governing substantive law being that of Illinois) arising out of a falling‐out between two brothers, Patrick and Thomas Halperin. Each owned one‐third of the common stock of Commercial Light Company. A third brother, Daniel, owned the other third; he is not a party to the suit.

2 No. 12‐3466

Commercial Light was a substantial family‐own... More...
   $0 (04-24-2014 - IL)

Victoria Rae Vanderpool, Janis Claire Stark and Ray Todd Vanderpool v. Barbara Sharp Vanderpool

Victoria Rae Vanderpool, Janis Claire Stark, and Ray Todd Vanderpool (Appellants) appeal from the summary judgment in favor of Appellee, Barbara Sharp Vanderpool. Appellants raise one issue on appeal. We affirm in part, reverse in part, and remand the case for further proceedings.

BACKGROUND

This case involves a dispute over the disposition of property in which Ray Leland Vanderpool ... More...
   $0 (04-23-2014 - TX)

Perry Weeks v. Cassandra Cockrum

Perry Weeks appeals the trial court’s summary judgment in favor of Cassandra Cockrum on the ground that Weeks’s personal injury suit was barred by limitations. In a single issue, Weeks argues the statute of limitations was tolled under section 16.063 of the civil practice and remedies code because Cockrum was temporarily absent from the state. We affirm the trial court’s judgment.

BAC... More...
   $0 (04-18-2014 - TX)

Linda Hopkins v. Jerek Kedzierski

In May 2008, Linda Hopkins fell from an outdoor balcony at the offices of her employer, Perfect Smile Dental Ceramics, Inc. (Perfect Smile). As a result of the injuries 2 she suffered in the fall, she was unable to work. Jurek Kedzierski (Jurek) and Margo Kedzierski (Margo) own Perfect Smile and also own the office building in which Perfect Smile is located.1 Shortly after her accident, Hopkins be... More...   $0 (04-16-2014 - CA)

Jacqueline Dutra v. Chance T. Kaplan and Marnie Kaplan

Appellant Jacqueline Dutra (“Dutra”) appeals a summary final judgment entered in favor of Appellee Dr. Chance Kaplan (“Kaplan”) based upon the trial court’s finding that the statute of limitations on Dutra’s claim, filed in 2009, had expired. We reverse. The limitations period for Dutra’s breach of contract claim began to run in 2009, and not in 2004, as argued by Kaplan. Therefore, ... More...   $0 (04-16-2014 - FL)

Roger Cleveland Golf Company, Inc. v. Krane & Smith, P.C.

In this case, we address the applicable statute of limitations when an attorney is sued for malicious prosecution. Almost thirteen months after the resolution in the trial court of Sportsmark Trading, Ltd. v. Roger Cleveland Golf Company, Inc. (Super. Ct. L.A. County, 2007, No. BC365228) (the Sportsmark action), Roger Cleveland Golf Company, Inc. (RCG), the defendant therein, filed a malicious pro... More...   $0 (04-15-2014 - CA)

Teresa Prewett v. Stanley Weems

Stanley Weems pleaded guilty to one count of producing child pornography. See 18 U.S.C. § 2251(a). His victim, J.W., filed this civil action against Weems to obtain compensation for the abuse. See id. § 2255(a). The district court awarded $1 million, a figure reached by multiplying the presumed-damages floor in the civil-remedies statute


No. 12-6489 Prewett et al. v. Weems Page 2
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   $0 (04-15-2014 - TN)

Georgette Kalenian v. George Elias Insen

Plaintiffs, Georgette Kalenian, Ida Reza, Elizabeth Van Item and Alex Tony Insen (Alex), 1 appeal from an order denying their motion to vacate two December 15, 2011 dismissal orders. Plaintiffs filed a Probate Code2 section 17200 petition seeking to replace defendant, George Elias Insen (George),3 as trustee of the Elias George Insen Separate Property Trust and determine the trust’s construction... More...   $0 (04-14-2014 - CA)

Hannah Fuqua v. Alpine School District

¶1 Hannah Fuqua appeals the district court’s December 10,
2013 order granting Alpine School District’s motion for summary
judgment. Fuqua argues that the district court erred in determining
that her action was barred by the applicable statute of limitations.
This matter is before the court on Alpine’s motion for summary
disposition on the basis that the grounds for revie... More...
   $0 (04-10-2014 - UT)

Robert Bush and Talitha Bush v. Cushing Lumber Co., et al.

PLAINTIFFS’ ORIGINAL PETITION

COMES NOW the Plaintiffs, ROBERT BUSH and TALITHA BUSH, and for their Petition against the Defendants, allege and state as follows:

I.

PARTIES, JURISDICTION AND VENUE

1. Plaintiffs are, and at all times herein mentioned have been, residents of the City of Cushing, Payne County, State of Oklahoma.

2. The damages sought by ... More...
   $0 (04-10-2014 - OK)

Mai Thi Tran v. Andy Luu

In four issues, appellant, Mai Thi Tran, challenges the trial court’s granting of summary judgments in favor of appellee, Andy Luu, and the trial court’s denial of her motion for new trial. We affirm.

I. BACKGROUND

On or about April 18, 2006, Luu sold to Tran approximately 47.98 acres of land situated in Robertson County, Texas for $143,940.1 The transaction was finalized on
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   $0 (04-10-2014 - TX)

Casa Del Mar Association, Inc. v. Gossen Livingston Associates, Inc.

Appellant, Casa del Mar Association, Inc. (“Casa del Mar”), sued appellee, architecture firm Gossen Livingston Associates, Inc. (“GLA”), for services GLA

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provided during renovation of Casa del Mar’s condominiums.1 GLA moved for summary judgment, arguing that the doctrine of collateral estoppel applied based on a previous arbitration proceeding addressing the same renovati... More...
   $0 (04-10-2014 - TX)

Gray1 CPB, LLC v. SCC Acquisitions, Inc.

You cross continents and spend years trying to collect a judgment for your client. Late one Friday afternoon, the debtor’s lawyer walks into your office and hands you a cashier’s check for almost $13 million, covering the entire judgment and all accumulated interest. Do you accept the check or say, “no thank you, I need to make a motion for attorney fees first?” Put another way, is a bird ... More...   $0 (04-09-2014 - CA)

Shane and Kristie Trahan v. Jimmy and Peggy Mettlen

Shane and Kristie Trahan bought 22.61 acres of land (the Property) from Jimmy and Peggy Mettlen. Sometime after the real estate transaction was completed, a dispute arose over ownership of the mineral interests in the Property. The Mettlens claimed that they retained ownership of the mineral interests, and the Trahans claimed that the interests were, or at least should have been, conveyed as part ... More...   $0 (04-09-2014 - TX)

Donald Sipple v. City of Hayward

For a number of years, individuals throughout California were improperly charged taxes for internet access by their internet service provider, New Cingular Wireless PCS LLC (New Cingular), prompting various customers to file putative class action lawsuits.

The lawsuits eventually settled, with New Cingular agreeing to seek refunds of the taxes from the cities and counties to which the taxes... More...
   $0 (04-08-2014 - CA)

Tracy Bartlett v. Department of the Treasury (Internal Revenue Service)

Tracy Bartlett filed a one-count complaint against her former employer, the Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”), in which she alleged that she had been constructively discharged in violation of the Rehabilitation Act, 29 U.S.C. § 701 et seq., and the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”), 42 U.S.C. § 12101 et seq. The IRS moved to dismiss the complaint on the ground that Ms. Bartlett had... More...   $0 (04-08-2014 - MA)

Louis Psihoyos v. John Wiley & Sones, Inc.

Photographer Louis Psihoyos sued publisher John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
18 (“Wiley”) for copyright infringement under the Copyright Act of 1976, 17
19 U.S.C. § 101 et seq., based on Wiley’s publication of textbooks containing
20 eight of Psihoyos’s photographs. Although the United States District Court
21 for the Southern District of New York (Rakoff, J.) determined that theMore...
   $0 (04-04-2014 - NY)

Guadalupe Arroyo v. John J. Plosay, III

On July 26, 2010, Maria de Jesus Arroyo (the decedent) died at White Memorial Hospital (the Hospital) after being transported there by ambulance and treated for cardiac arrest by Dr. John J. Plosay. On May 3, 2012, the decedent’s husband, Guadalupe Arroyo, and the decedent’s eight children1 filed the present action against the Hospital and Dr. Plosay, alleging three causes of action, the first... More...   $0 (04-02-2014 - CA)

Samuel Grego v. Guillermo Lash & John Hoysick

We issued our original memorandum opinion in this case on December 19, 2013. Appellant Samuel Crego filed a motion for rehearing. See TEX. R. APP. P. 49.1. Appellees Guillermo Lash and John Hoysick filed a response to the motion. We deny the motion for rehearing, withdraw our previous memorandum opinion and judgment, and substitute the

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following memorandum opinion and judgment in t... More...
   $0 (03-27-2014 - TX)

Amy Kanatzar v. Dr. Russell L. Gornichec

COMES NOW, the Plaintiff and for her cause of action against the Defendants, alleges and states as follows:

1. Amy Kanatzar is a resident of Oklahoma County; the actions giving rise to Plaintiffs cause of actions against these Defendants occurred in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma; that the District Court of Oklahoma County has jurisdiction over the subject matter of and the parties hereto.
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   $0 (03-27-2014 - OK)

Martha Alice Overstreet Kail v. Kathleen Dunnam Knudeson

¶1 Plaintiff/Appellant, Martha Alice Overstreet Kail, appeals from the trial court's judgment (1) denying Plaintiff's petition to set aside or reform a deed and (2) quieting title to the subject real property in Plaintiff and the Third Party Plaintiffs as tenants in common. For the reasons set forth below, we affirm.

¶2 Plaintiff, who resides in New Hampshire, is the daughter of Geneva ... More...
   $0 (03-26-2014 - OK)

John Gieseke v. IDCA, Inc.

The primary question before us is whether Minnesota should formally recognize a cause of action for tortious interference with prospective economic advantage. John Gieseke, on behalf of Diversified Water Diversion, Inc. (Diversified), brought an action against appellants IDCA, Inc., et al. (IDCA), asserting, among other claims, tortious interference with Diversified’s prospective economic advant... More...   $0 (03-26-2014 - MN)

Cody Heard v. Gwenda Swaine

COMES NOW the Plaintiff, Cody Heard, and for his cause of action against the Defendant, Owenda Swaine, alleges and states:

1. That on or about August 26, 2010, the Plaintiff, Cody Heard, was operating a vehicle South-bound on l2 Avenue South East near Cedar Lane, Cleveland County, State of Oklahoma.

2. That on or about August 26, 2010, the Defendant, Gwenda Swaine, was operating a ve... More...
   $0 (03-24-2014 - OK)

Texas Department of Public Safety v. G.B.E.

The Texas Department of Public Safety appeals an order of expunction in favor of G.B.E. related to his arrest for driving while intoxicated. The primary legal issue presented in this appeal is whether the current version of chapter 55 of the Texas Code of Criminal Procedure allows a petitioner to obtain an expunction of records related to a charge that is dismissed, when that dismissal is obtained... More...   $0 (03-20-2014 - TX)

Karen White v. Valley County

This case comes to the Court as a certified question from the U.S. District Court for the District of Idaho, the Honorable Edward J. Lodge, U.S. District Judge, presiding. Karen White and her development company, Elkhorn, LLC, seek to recover $166,496 paid to Valley County for “capital investments for roads in the vicinity of [their] White Cloud development.” Pursuant to I.A.R. 12.3(c), this C... More...   $0 (03-18-2014 - ID)

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