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United States of America, er rel. Floyd Landis v. Lance Armstrong, et al. Federal Courthouse - District of Columbia - Washington, D.C.

Washington, DC - United States of America, er rel. Floyd Landis v. Lance Armstrong and others on qui tam (whistleblower) theories.

The Plaintiff sought $100 million in damages from Armstrong, who was stripped of his metals for doping.

04/03/2018 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Magistrate Judge G. Michael Harvey: Settlement Conference held on 4/3/2018. (lcgmh1) (Entere... More...
   $5000000 (04-20-2018 - DC)

Joyce Ledderer v. Gursey Schneider

Plaintiff Joyce Lederer employed accounting firm Gursey
Schneider LLP and its employee Spencer Inada (collectively,
Gursey) to manage her finances. As part of their agreement,
Gursey purchased insurance for Joyce1 and her family members.
Joyce requested that Gursey purchase uninsured/underinsured
insurance with a policy limit of $5 million. Gursey actually
purchased a polic... More...
   $0 (04-20-2018 - CA)

Chad Barry Barnes v. Sea Hawaii Rafting, LLC Federal Courthouse - Honolulu, Hawaii

Chad Barnes is a seaman who was injured when the boat on which he was working, the M/V Tehani, exploded. During his recovery, Barnes received some monetary assistance from either Sea Hawaii Rafting, LLC (“SHR”), which owned the Tehani, or Kris Henry, SHR’s owner and manager, but those payments soon stopped. Seeking the
6 BARNES V. SEA HAWAII RAFTING
ancient maritime remedy of maintenance a... More...
   $0 (04-20-2018 - HI)

Andrew Michael Psyk v. The State of Texas

At around 6:00 a.m. on the morning of October 20, 2013, at least two
witnesses contacted 911 after observing a dark SUV driving erratically on Interstate
59 northbound. One witness stayed on the phone with the 911 operator and followed
behind the vehicle until a state trooper arrived on the scene.
When the trooper located the vehicle, he followed it for a short period of time ... More...
   $0 (04-19-2018 - TX)

Tracey K. Kuehl v. Pamela Sllner Northern District of Iowa Federal Courthouse - Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Tracey K. Kuehl (Tracey), Lisa K. Kuehl (Lisa), Kris A. Bell, Nancy A.
Harvey, John T. Braumann, and the Animal Legal Defense Fund (plaintiffs) brought
suit against Pamela Sellner, Tom Sellner, and Cricket Hollow Zoo (defendants) under
1The Honorable Richard W. Goldberg, United States Court of International
Trade, sitting by designation.
-2-
the Endangered Species Act, 16 U... More...
   $0 (04-18-2018 - IA)

Achikam Shapira v. Lifetech Resources

Appellant Achikam Shapira sued his former employer,
Lifetech Resources, LLC, for breach of an employment contract.
The case proceeded to a bench trial; the parties presented their
evidence and rested. The parties and court agreed that the
parties would submit closing arguments in written briefs. Before
Shapira submitted his closing argument brief, he requested that
the cour... More...
   $0 (04-18-2018 - CA)

STATE OF KANSAS v. HERSHEL A. KEMP

A jury sitting in Lyon County District Court convicted Defendant Hershel A. Kemp of committing multiple sex crimes, including several off-grid felonies, against K.R., his wife's minor daughter. Kemp has appealed, claiming numerous errors in the eight-day trial. Although Kemp received something short of a perfect trial, we find he received a fair trial, and the law requires no more than that. See... More...   $0 (04-17-2018 - KS)

Andrew Castillo v. Glenair, Inc.

In a joint employer arrangement, can a class of workers
bring a lawsuit against a staffing company, settle that lawsuit,
and then bring identical claims against the company where they
had been placed to work. We answer no.
This wage and hour putative class action involves the
relationship between a temporary staffing company (GCA
Services Group, Inc. (GCA)), its employees (... More...
   $0 (04-17-2018 - CA)

Deborah A. Dixon v. Johnny L. Curtis and Whitaker Group II, LLC Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Urbana, IL - Deborah A. Dixon sued Johnny L. Curtis and Whitaker Group II, LLC on auto negligence theories.

03/20/2018 Minute Entry for proceedings held 3/20/18 before Magistrate Judge Eric I. Long. Appearance for Plaintiff by Scott Norris. No appearance for Defendant Curtis by Bradley. Appearance for Defendant Whitaker by Michael Clarke. Status Conference held. Court attempted to conta... More...
   $0 (04-16-2018 - IL)

United States of America v. Melvin Gene Griggs, Jr. Western District of Tennessee Federal Courthouse - Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis, TN - Memphis Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Identity Theft

A Memphis man pleaded guilty to possession of accessing devices with intent to defraud and aggravated identity theft.

According to information presented at the plea hearing on April 9, between June 2011 and July 2016, Melvin Gene Griggs Jr., 32, used the identifying information of multiple victims to access vict... More...
   $0 (04-16-2018 - TN)

United States of America v. Hardin County Emergency Medical Services Western District of Kentucky Federal Courthouse - Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville, KY - Hardin County EMS Enters Settlement With United States To Resolve An American With Disabilities Complaint

United States Attorney Russell M. Coleman announced the settlement agreement with Hardin County Emergency Medical Services (HCEMS), on March 28, 2018, to resolve a complaint, under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), regarding the provision of emergency medica... More...
   $0 (04-16-2018 - KY)

Pasadena Police Officers Association v. City of Pasadena, Los Angeles Times Communications, LLC, Intervener and Appellant


Nikki Moore for California News Publishers Association as
Amicus Curiae on behalf of Intervener and Appellant.
Katie Townsend, Bruce D. Brown and Caitlin Vogus for
Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press as Amicus Curiae
on behalf of Intervener and Appellant.
Rains Lucia Stern St. Phalle & Silver, Timothy K. Talbot
and Jacob A. Kalinksi for Plaintiffs and Responde... More...
   $0 (04-16-2018 - CA)

United States of America v. Rotech Healthcare, Inc. Eastern District of Texas Federal Courthouse - Beaumont, Texas

Beaumont, TX - Rotech Agrees To Pay $9.68 Million To Settle False Claims Act Liability Related To Improper Billing For Portable Oxygen

Rotech Healthcare Inc., a Florida-based respiratory equipment supplier, agreed to pay $9.68 million for knowingly submitting false claims for portable oxygen contents to Medicare. As part of the settlement, Rotech admitted that it knowingly billed portab... More...
   $9680000 (04-13-2018 - TX)

Association for Accessible Medicines v. Brian E. Frosh, et al. District of Maryland Federal Courthouse - Baltimore, Maryland

The Association for Accessible Medicines (“AAM”) appeals the district court’s dismissal of its dormant commerce clause challenge to a Maryland statute prohibiting price gouging in the sale of prescription drugs. AAM also appeals the district court’s refusal to enjoin enforcement of the statute on the basis that it is unconstitutionally vague. We hold that the statute violates the dormant commerce ... More...   $0 (04-13-2018 - MD)

Arthur Ochoa v. County of Kern

Appellant Arthur Ochoa, formerly employed by the Kern County Sheriff’s Office
(KCSO) as a deputy sheriff, petitioned for a peremptory writ of mandate commanding
respondents County of Kern and Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood to set aside his
termination and other extraordinary relief to remedy a violation of the Public Safety
Officers Procedural Bill of Rights Act (Gov. Code, §... More...
   $0 (04-12-2018 - CA)

Sawyer Brothers, Inc. v. Island Transporter, LLC District of Maine Federal Courthouse - Portland, Maine

Sawyer Brothers, Inc. hired
Island Transporter, LLC to ferry three construction vehicles and
their drivers from Rockland, Maine to North Haven, Maine. The M/V
ISLAND TRANSPORTER encountered rough seas while traversing
Penobscot Bay, and two of the vehicles tipped over onto the
vessel's port bulwark. Sawyer Brothers, Inc., and its owners Ryan
and Ross Sawyer (collectively, "... More...
   $0 (04-12-2018 - ME)

Rodrigo Sandoval and Aracely Martinez v. Mark Transportation, L.L.C., et al. Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Corpus Christi, TX - Rodrigo Sandoval and Aracely Martinez, individually and as next friends of A.R.S.-1 and A.R.S.-2, minor children, sued Mark Transportation, L.L.C., K & M Expressway, LLC, Arkan Antwan Sabri on auto negligence theories.

03/26/2018 Minute Entry for proceedings held before Judge Hayden Head. TELEPHONE CONFERENCE held on 3/26/2018. Atty Sahadi advises the Court that Ad... More...
   $0 (04-11-2018 - TX)

Shawn D. Clift and Justin Weaver v. David J. Panther and United Parcel Service, Inc. Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Will Make Your Phone Ring $0 to $1000+ Per Month - No Contract 888-354-4529

Oklahoma City, OK - Shawn D. Clift and Justin Weaver sued David J. Panther and United Parcel Service, Inc. on auto negligence theories.

03/09/2018 103 ORDER granted in part 99 Motion for Protective Order. Dr. Adams is hereby ordered to produce, as requested in the subpoena, any materials generated by or in response to the re-examination of Mr. Clift by Dr. Adams. Signed by Honorable Davi... More...
   $0 (04-09-2018 - OK)

Shelly Elizabeth Purdy v. Topac Express and Gurwinder Bains Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Flint, MI - Shelly Elizabeth Purdy sued Topac Express and Gurwinder Bains on auto negligence theories.

Date Filed # Docket Text
03/13/2018 78 RESPONSE to 59 MOTION in Limine To Exclude Any Testimony Regarding Future Plastic Suugery filed by Shelly Elizabeth Purdy. (Rodriguez, Oscar) (Entered: 03/13/2018)
03/13/2018 79 RESPONSE to 60 MOTION in Limine To Preclude Reptile Theory T... More...
   $0 (04-09-2018 - MI)

Katherine K. Morgan v. Baker Hughes Incorporated District of Wyoming Federal Courthouse - Cheyenne, Wyoming

Katherine Morgan, as wrongful death representative of her deceased husband
David Morgan, appeals the district court’s grant of judgment as matter of law
(“JMOL”) in favor of Baker Hughes Incorporated, issued after trial but before the
case was submitted to the jury. Because material disputes in the evidence remain for
resolution by the jury, we conclude that JMOL was inappropriate.... More...
   $0 (04-09-2018 - WY)

Jamal Trulove v. City of San Francisco et al. Northern District of California Federal Courthouse - San Francisco

San Francisco, CA - Jamal Trulove sued The City of San Francisco and others on civil rights violation theories under 42 U.S.C. 1983 claiming that he was wrongfully convicted of murder and served six years in prison as a result of being framed in 2007 of a killing at the City's Sunnydale public housing complex.

Date Filed # Docket Text
01/10/2018 268 Transcript of EXCERPT of Proceedi... More...
   $10000000 (04-07-2018 - CA)

Efigenia Garcia v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC

After the engine of a brand new Mercedes-Benz died, the
car’s manufacturer offered to repurchase the car for the full
amount less the $3,090 the buyer paid the dealer for additional
products and services (“dealer add-ons”). After the buyer sued
the manufacturer for breach of the implied warranty of
merchantability under the Song-Beverly Consumer Warranty Act
(the Act) (Civ.... More...
   $0 (04-07-2018 - CA)

STATE OF OHIO vs. SHAWN A. LADSON

In December 2015, a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indicted Ladson and his
two codefendants, Michael Townsend, Jr. and Roscoe Simmons III, for two counts of
aggravated murder, in violation of R.C. 2903.01(A) and (B); one count of murder, in
violation of R.C. 2903.02(B); two counts of aggravated burglary, in violation of R.C.
2911.11(A)(1) and (2); three counts of aggravated robber... More...
   $0 (04-06-2018 - OH)

In re Roy Butler on Habeas Corpus

People convicted of noncapital murder and certain other criminal offenses
in California serve indeterminate sentences that run from a minimum number of
years to life, making release possible before the end of their life. The Board of
Parole Hearings (the Board) decides, subject to relevant statutory provisions and
review by the Governor, whether such prisoners are suitable for rele... More...
   $0 (04-06-2018 - CA)

Carnella Times and Erving Smith v. Target Corporation Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

New York, NY - Carnella Times and Erving Smith sued Target Corporation on a job discrimination civil rights unlawful employment practices theory under 42 U.S.C. 2000e.

The Plaintiffs claimed that Target claimed that Target would make conditional job offers to prospective job applicants and would then revoke the offers following criminal background checks. The claimed that the background ... More...
   $3700000 (04-05-2018 - NY)

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