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In re Jeffrey J. Prosser

United States Third Circuit
Bankruptcy Law, Sanctions
Order vacating the bankruptcy court's imposition of 28 U.S.C. section 1927 sanctions is reversed, where: 1) the bankruptcy court imposed sanctions...
01/26/2015 14-1633

In re Lemington Home for the Aged

United States Third Circuit
Bankruptcy Law, Injury & Tort Law, Remedies
In this case a jury found defendants, two former Officers and fourteen former Directors of a nursing home, liable for breach of fiduciary duties and...
01/26/2015 13-2707

Heffernan v. City of Paterson

United States Third Circuit
Constitutional Law, Labor & Employment Law
In this case, plaintiff police officer asserts that he was subject to unconstitutional retaliation under the First Amendment when he was demoted after...
01/22/2015 14-1610

Kannikal v. Attorney General of the United States

United States Third Circuit
Civil Procedure, Labor & Employment Law
In this employment action, the district court's order dismissing plaintiff's suit against his former employer, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, as...
01/20/2015 14-1803

US v. Georgiou

United States Third Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, International Law, Securities Law
Conviction of defendant for conspiracy, securities fraud, and wire fraud for his participation in planned manipulation of the markets of four publicly...
01/20/2015 10-4774

Daniels v. School Dist. of Philadelphia

United States Third Circuit
Civil Rights, Education Law, Labor & Employment Law
In this employment discrimination action, plaintiff alleged in her complaint that defendant school district violated the Age Discrimination in...
01/20/2015 14-1503

Flora v. County of Luzerne

United States Third Circuit
Constitutional Law, Labor & Employment Law
Order dismissing plaintiff's First Amendment retaliation claims against defendants is vacated and remanded for further proceedings, where: 1) the...
01/15/2015 14-1854

Port Authority Trans-Hudson Corp. v. Secretary of Labor

United States Third Circuit
Transportation, Administrative Law, Labor & Employment Law
In this case, the Administrative Review Board of the United States Department of Labor held that petitioner-railroad violated an anti-retaliation...
01/15/2015 13-4547

Delaware and Hudson Railway Co. v. Knoedler Manufacturers

United States Third Circuit
Commercial Law, Contracts, Transportation, Civil Procedure
In this case, plaintiffs settled lawsuits brought by its employees who had suffered injuries as a result of defective train seats, then brought...
01/09/2015 13-3678

US v. Wright

United States Third Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Interlocutory appeal from the district court's denial of defendants' pretrial joint motion to preclude the Government from relitigating certain issues...
01/08/2015 13-1766