United States Fourth Circuit - January 2014 Opinion Summaries

  • Opinion Summary Search

    FILL IN AT LEAST ONE FIELD

    to Format is YYYYMMDD
  • Full Text Search
Page 1 of 3 Showing Result 1 - 10 of 25
Description Date Docket #

Clark v. Absolute Collection Service

United States Fourth Circuit
Class Actions, Consumer Protection Law, Debt Collection
Dismissal of plaintiffs' putative class action under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) alleging that defendant's collection notice...
01/31/2014 13-1151

McCray v. Maryland Department of Transportation

United States Fourth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Civil Rights, Government Law, Labor & Employment Law
Dismissal of plaintiff's employment discrimination suit is: 1) vacated in part and remanded, where plaintiff's complaint alleges discriminatory...
01/30/2014 13-1215

Drager v. PLIVA USA, Inc.

United States Fourth Circuit
Civil Procedure, Constitutional Law, Drugs & Biotech, Injury & Tort Law
The district court's denial of plaintiff's request to amend her complaint and its dismissal of her state common law tort claims against defendant for...
01/28/2014 12-1259

US v. Bishop

United States Fourth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Defendant's conviction under the Arms Export Control Act (AECA) for attempting to export small-arms ammunition to Jordan without a license is...
01/28/2014 13-4356

Cobra Natural Resources, LLC v. Federal Mine Safety & Health Review

United States Fourth Circuit
Administrative Law, Labor & Employment Law
A petition for review of a decision of the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission temporarily reinstating a coal miner, who had previously...
01/27/2014 13-1406

Montgomery County v. Federal National Mortgage Association

United States Fourth Circuit
Banking Law, Constitutional Law, Property Law & Real Estate, Tax Law
Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) are exempt from the payment of state...
01/27/2014 13-1691

US v. Bridges

United States Fourth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
Defendant's conviction of traveling in interstate commerce and knowingly failing to update his sex offender registration is affirmed, where the...
01/27/2014 13-4067

US v. Zayyad

United States Fourth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Defendant's conviction of five felony counts relating to the sale of counterfeit prescription drugs is affirmed, where: 1) the district court...
01/24/2014 13-4252

North Carolina Utilities Commission v. FERC

United States Fourth Circuit
Administrative Law, Public Utilities
In a challenge to incentives granted by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to a Virginia electric power company (VEPCO) to encourage...
01/24/2014 12-1881

US v. Williams

United States Fourth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Evidence
Defendant's conviction of a firearm offense is affirmed, where: 1) the evidence discovered during the traffic stop was properly admitted; 2) although...
01/23/2014 12-4374