United States Fourth Circuit - January 2017 Opinion Summaries

  • Opinion Summary Search


    to Format is YYYYMMDD
  • Full Text Search
Page 2 of 2 Showing Result 11 - 18 of 18
Description Date Docket #

Patterson v. Commissioner of SSA

United States Fourth Circuit
Government Benefits, Administrative Law
In an issue of first impression involving Social Security disability benefits claims, the district-court order affirming the Social Security...
01/20/2017 15-2487

US v. Blankenship

United States Fourth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Oil and Gas Law
In a criminal case arising out of a tragic accident on April 5, 2010 at the Upper Big Branch coal mine in Montcoal, West Virginia, which caused the...
01/19/2017 16-4193

QinetiQ US Holdings, Inc. v. Commissioner of IRS

United States Fourth Circuit
Tax Law
In a case involving the federal income tax treatment of shares of stock issued to an executive employee, the Tax Court's judgment in favor of the IRS...
01/06/2017 15-2192

Wood v. US

United States Fourth Circuit
Injury & Tort Law, Government Law
In a suit brought by a Sheriff's Deputy, who was seriously injured during a training session on a Navy base when she jumped from a training structure...
01/04/2017 15-2106

Lynch v. Gabriel Jackson

United States Fourth Circuit
Bankruptcy Law
In an action arising out of a petition for Chapter 7 bankruptcy relief, the bankruptcy court's denial of the Bankruptcy Administrator’s motion to...
01/04/2017 16-1358

Pegg v. Herrnberger

United States Fourth Circuit
Civil Rights, Criminal Law & Procedure
In a civil rights suit against a West Virginia State Trooper alleging that defendant used excessive force in effectuating the arrest of plaintiff, in...
01/04/2017 15-1999

US v. Schmidt

United States Fourth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure
In a case in which defendant plead guilty to traveling in foreign commerce and engaging in illicit sexual conduct in violation of 18 U.S.C. section...
01/04/2017 16-6567

Ohio Valley Envt'l Coalition v. Fola Coal Co.

United States Fourth Circuit
Water Law, Environmental Law
In a suit brought by environmental groups brought this action against a coal company, alleging that the company had violated the Clean Water Act and...
01/04/2017 16-1024
Copied to clipboard