M ORE L AW
LEXAPEDIA
Salus Populi Suprema Lex Esto

Home
Verdicts
and
Decisions
Search Database
Recent Cases
Cases By Subject
Report A Case
Lawyers
Search Directory
By State & City
Add A
Lawyer Listing
Court
Reporters
Recent Listings
Search
By States & City
Add A Basic
Reporter Listing
Expert
Witnesses
Recent Listings
Search Directory
By State & Expertise
Add A Basic
Expert Witness
Listing
MoreLaw
Store
The Store
Recent Listings
(Search)
Add A Basic
Classified Ad
Links
County Seats
State Links
Information
About MoreLaw
Contact MoreLaw
Workers Compensation Law
 
King v. Booker

Ballard began working for Dondlinger in 2003. In December 2007, Ballard injured his neck while working and later settled a disability claim with Dondlinger, which included a lump sum payment for a 25% permanent partial general disability. In October 2010, Ballard was injured in an automobile accident while working for Dondlinger. As a result, Ballard aggravated his preexisting cervical condition a... More...   $0 (08-24-2015 - KS)

Carlson v. Home Team Pest Defense, Inc.

In January 2014, Carlson filed a complaint against Home in which she alleged that she was employed as the office manager at Home’s Antioch office from February 4, 2013, until her wrongful termination on July 1, 2013. Carlson sought damages and attorney fees for wrongful termination, harassment, breach of her employment agreement, a wage claim for unpaid overtime (Lab. Code, §§ 510, 515), a claim ... More...   $0 (08-18-2015 - CA)

Nicole Burton v. Freescale Semiconductor, Inc., et

Freescale is a designer and manufacturer of microchips that relies, in part, on temporary employees provided by Manpower, a staffing agency. Beginning in 2009, Burton worked for Freescale as one such “temp” employee. In 2009 and 2010, Burton received generally positive-to-neutral performance reviews. In 2011, Burton’s fortunes with Freescale turned. First, in January, she broke a wafer, the pl... More...   $0 (08-11-2015 - TX)

United States of America v. Philip A. Rizk

Cleveland, OH - Former letter carrier sentenced

A former U.S. Postal Service letter carrier Philip A. Rizk was sentenced to two years of probation, fined $1,000 and ordered to pay $27,798 in restitution for working under-the-table at a bingo hall while receiving worker’s compensation.

Rizk, of Middleburgh Heights, pleaded guilty earlier this year to two counts of making false sta... More...
   $0 (08-04-2015 - OH)

SHAWANA LAYNE (f/k/a Shawna Singleton) v. GAVILON GRAIN, LLC, et. al.,

This is a negligence action brought by Plaintiff Shawana Layne (f/k/a Shawna Singleton)
as guardian ad litem and next friend to Frank Layne, Jr. This matter arises from a November 10,
2011, work place accident which caused injury to Mr. Layne and Defendant, Jair “Hector”
Cabrera. The accident took place at a facility operated by Defendant Gavilon Grain LLC
2
(“Gavilon”... More...
   $0 (07-12-2015 - )

Kathleen Arbogast v. State of Kansas, Department of Labor

Defendant-appellant Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) brings this
interlocutory appeal, arguing the district court should have dismissed plaintiffappellee
Kathleen Arbogast’s suit because (1) KDOL lacks the capacity to sue and to
be sued under Kansas law and (2) even if KDOL is a proper defendant, it is immune
from suit by operation of the Eleventh Amendment to the U.S. Constitut... More...
   $0 (06-19-2015 - KS)

Paul Clabough and Pamela Clabough v. Arizona Department of Highways

Phoenix, AZ - Paul Clabough, age 62, and Pamela Clabough sued the Arizona Department of Highways on a governmental tort claim theory claiming that they were injured and damaged when a room where Paul worked in an electronics room was flooded with sulfuric acid gas when batteries in the room overheated.

Paul, who worked for a contractor, was sent to the Arizona Highway Department facility ... More...
   $4300000 (05-30-2015 - AZ)

Louise Broten v. James Broten

[¶1] James Broten appealed from a judgment and amended judgment, following a bench trial, finding that as personal representative to Olaf Broten's estate, he had breached his fiduciary duties by transferring real property to himself, and awarding Louise Broten damages in the amount of the fair market value of the property. We affirm and remand for further proceedings.

I

[¶2] Ja... More...
   $0 (05-27-2015 - ND)

Pamela Gillie v. Law Office of Eric A. Jones, L.L.C.

Plaintiffs Pamela Gillie and Hazel Meadows appeal the district
court order entering summary judgment in favor of Defendants Eric A. Jones; the Law Office of
Eric A. Jones, LLC (“Jones Law Office”); Mark J. Sheriff; Sarah Sheriff; and Wiles, Boyle,
Burkholder & Bringardner Co., LPA (“Wiles Law Firm”). Plaintiffs brought this action under
the Fair Debt Collection Practices Ac... More...
   $0 (05-08-2015 - OH)

Marjorie Londagin v. Wal-Mart Stores East, L.P.

Tulsa, OK - Marjorie Londagin sued Wal-Mart Stores East, L.P., Wal Mart Stores, Inc., Wal Mart Stores East, Inc. and Wal Mart Associates, Inc. on wrongful termination theories claiming:

1. Plaintiff is a resident of Wagoner County, Oklahoma.
2. The Defendants are foreign corporations doing business iU Tulsa County,
Oklahoma. 3 The accident and inju that gives rise to ts action occ... More...
   $1 (05-04-2015 - OK)

Davis & Sanchez, P.L.L.C.v. University of Utah Health Care

¶1 Davis & Sanchez, PLLC is a law firm that represented Al-varo Diaz in a workers’ compensation claim against his employer, Beehive Telephone. The firm filed Diaz’s claim in the Utah Labor Commission in 2008. As a result of the firm’s efforts, the parties were able to settle this claim. Under a settlement agreement en-
DAVIS & SANCHEZ v. U OF U HEALTH CARE et al.
Opinion of the Cour... More...
   $0 (04-21-2015 - UT)

Securitas Security Services v. Denise Edwards

Securitas Security Services USA, Inc. (Securitas) petitions for a writ of mandate and/or prohibition challenging the superior court's order granting its amended motion to compel arbitration in which the court ordered the parties to arbitrate all of real party in interest Denise Edwards's claims, including her class action and representative claims under the Private Attorneys General Act of 2004 (P... More...   $0 (02-27-2015 - CA)

Roy Allan Slurry Seal, Inc. v. American Asphalt South, Inc.

May the second-place bidder on a public works contract state a cause of action for intentional interference with prospective economic advantage against the winning bidder if the winner was only able to obtain lowest bidder status by illegally paying its workers less than the prevailing wage? We hold that the answer is yes if the plaintiff alleges it was the second lowest bidder and therefore would... More...   $0 (02-20-2015 - CA)

Rebecca Gallardo v. Insurance Company of the State of Pennsylvania

Rebecca Gallardo, proceeding pro se, appeals a summary judgment rendered against her regarding her entitlement to supplemental income benefits. In a separate opinion issued this same date, we have determined that part of the summary judgment order is void and have directed the trial court to withdraw that part of the summary
2
judgment order. See In re Gallardo, No. 13-14-00203-CV, 2015 WL... More...
   $0 (02-19-2015 - TX)

Francisco Marenco v. DirecTV, LLC

In this putative class action, plaintiff Francisco Marenco contends that defendant DirecTV LLC violated state wage and unfair competition laws. (Lab. Code, § 212; Bus. & Prof. Code, § 17200 (UCL).) DirecTV moved to compel arbitration as the successor to an arbitration agreement between Marenco and his previous employer, 180 Connect, Inc., which was acquired by DirecTV. The trial court granted th... More...   $0 (02-05-2015 - CA)

Katherine Jackson v. AEG Live, L.L.C.

Plaintiff Katherine Jackson, on behalf of herself and as guardian ad litem of Michael Joseph Jackson, Jr., Paris-Michael Katherine Jackson and Prince Michael Jackson II (collectively, the “Jacksons”), appeals from a judgment in favor of defendants AEG Live, LLC, AEG Live Productions, LLC, Brandon Phillips, and Paul Gongaware (collectively, “AEG”) in this negligence action in connection wit... More...   $0 (01-30-2015 - CA)

Jeanna S. Cheney v. Zachary Poore

Jeanna Cheney appeals the Court of Appeals' decision affirming the district court's award of residential custody of her daughter, Justine Poore, to Justine's father, Zachary Poore. Like the Court of Appeals, we conclude that the district court erred in applying K.S.A. 2013 Supp. 23-3207(b) (dividing the residency of full siblings
3
between their parents) to the residential custody determin... More...
   $0 (12-19-2014 - KS)

Leticia Morales v. Zenith Insurance Company

In a breach of contract action brought by the estate of a deceased employee against his employer’s workers’ compensation and employer liability insurance carrier, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit certified the following questions of Florida law:1
(1) DOES THE ESTATE HAVE STANDING TO BRING ITS BREACH OF CONTRACT CLAIM AGAINST ZENITH UNDER THE EMPLOYER LIABILITY PO... More...
   $0 (12-04-2014 - FL)

Randall A. Cobb v. Clever Brooks, FKA Aqua-Chem

Tulsa, OK - Randall A. Cobb, personal representative of the Estate of Alfred A. Cobb, Jr. deceased and Katherine S. Cobb, surviving spouse and Next of Kin of Alfred A. Cobb, Jr. sued Clever Brooks, fka Aqua-Chem, Afton Pumps, Aurora Pump Company, A.W. Chesteron Company, Bondex International, Inc. Capco Pipe Co., Inc. CBS Corporation, fka Viacom, Inc., fka Westinghouse Electric Corproation, Certain... More...   $0 (10-31-2014 - OK)

Taylor Patterson v. Domino's Pizza, LLC

Franchising, especially in the fast-food industry, has become a ubiquitous, lucrative, and thriving business model. This contractual arrangement benefits both parties. The franchisor, which sells the right to use its trademark and comprehensive business plan, can expand its enterprise while avoiding the risk and cost of running its own stores. The other party, the franchisee, independently owns, r... More...   $0 (08-28-2014 - CA)

Timothy Sandquist v. Lebo Automotive, Inc.

In this class action, plaintiff Timothy Sandquist purports to appeal from the trial
court’s August 14, 2012 order granting defendants’ motion to compel him to arbitrate his
individual claims, as well as defendants’ motion to dismiss all class claims without
prejudice. Although this order is not appealable, we liberally construe Sandquist’s notice
of appeal to include the tr... More...
   $0 (07-22-2014 - CA)

Randall Roy Mallory v. Brigham Young University

¶1 This case concerns the interpretation and application of the
term “Employee” in Utah’s Governmental Immunity Act (Act).
See UTAH CODE §§ 63G-7-101 to -904. Under the Act, plaintiffs who
have a claim against a governmental employee for acts committed
during the performance of the employee’s duties must file a notice
of claim within one year after the claim arises, ... More...
   $0 (07-08-2014 - UT)

Randall Roy Mallory v. Brigham Young University

¶1 This case concerns the interpretation and application of the
term “Employee” in Utah’s Governmental Immunity Act (Act).
See UTAH CODE §§ 63G-7-101 to -904. Under the Act, plaintiffs who
have a claim against a governmental employee for acts committed
during the performance of the employee’s duties must file a notice
of claim within one year after the claim arises, ... More...
   $0 (07-08-2014 - UT)

Dana D. Colvin v. Joseph Giguere

¶ 1 While returning to Utah from a work project in Maryland, Kelly Colvin was killed in an automobile accident. Joseph Giguere, Colvin’s coworker, was driving the vehicle in which Colvin was a passenger when the accident occurred. Colvin’s widow and son brought this action against Giguere, arguing that Giguere’s negligence caused the accident. The district court granted summary judgment in ... More...   $0 (06-20-2014 - UT)

Vista Quality Markets v. Jorge Lizalde

Vista Quality Markets (“Vista”) appeals the trial court’s order denying its motion to compel arbitration. We reverse and remand to the trial court with instructions to enter an order compelling arbitration.

FACTUAL AND PROCEDURAL BACKGROUND

Vista is engaged in the business of operating grocery stores in El Paso, Texas, and is a non-subscriber to workers’ compensation. In Febr... More...
   $0 (06-08-2014 - )

Next Page

 
Home | Add Attorney | Add Expert | Add Court Reporter | Sign In
Find-A-Lawyer By City | Find-A-Lawyer By State and City | Articles | Recent Lawyer Listings
Verdict Corrections | Link Errors | Advertising | Editor | Privacy Statement
© 1996-2015 MoreLaw, Inc.