Shares of Suzlon Energy, the world's fifth largest turbine maker, are locked at 10 percent upper circuit on Monday after it reported significant improvement in quarter earnings. Money Control, 1 month ago
Sex Offender Has Standing to Challenge City Ordinance; Family Allowed to Sue for Damages in 'First in the Nation' Ruling
(R) 12 In a first-of-its-kind ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has ruled that a sex offender and his family have standing to challenge an ordinance that all but prohibited them from living in Lewisville because the law ...Texas Lawyer, 4 days ago U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit Issues Sweeping Ruling Human Rights Campaign, 16 hours ago US appellate court clarifies due process rights for parties subject to CFIUS review of foreign investments Lexology, 15 hours ago DC Circuit requires Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States to provide due process protections to investors Lexology, 4 days ago
Why We're Wrong About Affirmative Action: Stereotypes, Testing and the 'Soft Bigotry of Low Expectations'
Earlier this month a divided Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the University of Texas' right to use race amongst its criteria for undergraduate admissions, however limited that right may be. While the decision will be viewed as a small victory ...Huffington Post, 14 hours ago Re: Marginally Dishonest? National Review, 3 days ago Marginally Dishonest? National Review, 4 days ago Fifth Circuit Issues Important Ruling on Affirmative Action in Higher Education JD Supra, 1 week ago
Last month, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in Graper v. Mid-Continent Cas. Co. v. Floyd affirmed summary judgment in favor of an insurer that had fulfilled its duty to defend its insureds by tendering its chosen attorney, rather ...Texas Lawyer, 3 days ago Judge Julie Carnes Confirmed to Eleventh Circuit Findlaw Corporate Counsel, 3 days ago 8th Circuit to Determine Scope of Dodd-Frank Whistleblower Claim JD Supra, 5 days ago Fifth Circuit case highlights tension between compensation plans and ERISA Lexology, 1 week ago
In the Matter of: PLACID OIL CO., Debtor;JIMMY WILLIAMS, SR.; JIMMY WILLIAMS, JR.; DALTON GLEN WILLIAMS; JEANETTE WILLIAMS SHOWS; GWENDOLYN WILLIAMS PEACOCK, Individually and on Behalf of the Deceased, Myra Williams, Appellants v. PLACID OIL COMPANY, Appe
UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT EMILIO M. GARZA The plaintiffs brought tort claims against a debtor in connection with the allegedly asbestos-related illness and death of a family member. The bankruptcy court granted the ...Texas Lawyer, 3 days ago
Nile Murry, a dependable backcourt leader for four bj-league franchises, has joined his fifth club in the fledgling circuit. The Hamamatsu Higashimikawa Phoenix on Thursday announced Murry had finalized a contract with the club for the 2014-15 ...Japan Times, 3 days ago
Fifth Circuit finds no duty to defend lawsuit alleging defective work where negligence allegations were bare
In Wisznia Company, Inc. v. General Star Indemnity Company, No. 13-31125, 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 13563 (5th Cir. July 16, 2014), the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, applying Louisiana law, affirmed the trial court's summary ...Lexology, 4 days ago
In , the Fifth Circuit reversed the dismissal of a securities class action based on alleged false statements concerning oil and gas reserves. The decision contains a few interesting holdings. Scienter - The district court found, among other things, ...Lexology, 6 days ago Houston American Energy Reports Reversal of Dismissal of Class Action Lawsuit Individual.com, 1 week ago
Bert Rein of Wiley Rein, who represented Abigail Fisher (right) in Fisher v University of Texas, addresses the media after arguments in the U.S. Supreme Court in October 2012. Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/NLJ A federal appeals court ruled on July ...Texas Lawyer, 1 week ago
The Fifth Circuit holds it lacks subject matter jurisdiction to hear petitions for review of Clean Air Act notices of violation
Final actions of the EPA under the Clean Air Act are subject to direct review by a United States Court of Appeals. 42 U.S.C. § 7607(b)(1). In a decision issued on July 3, 2014, in Luminant Generation Company, LLC v. United States Environmental ...Lexology, 1 week ago
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