Blankenship v. USA Truck, Inc., 09-1605
In an action alleging that defendant owed plaintiff more than $1 million in unpaid sales commissions, and to invalidate a prior settlement agreement between the parties, the dismissal of the complaint is reversed where the district court ignored governing precedent from the Arkansas Supreme Court when holding the no-reliance clause barred plaintiff's fraud claim.
- Submitted 12/15/2009
- Decided 04/15/2010
- Published 04/15/2010
- RILEY, Chief Judge., Before RILEY, Chief Judge, WOLLMAN and MELLOY, Circuit Judges.
- United States Eighth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Kenneth Hixson, argued, Fayetteville, AR, for Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Barndon James Harrison, argued, (Barry Deacon, Jonesboro, AR, Joseph Barrett Deacon, Jr., Fayetteville, AR, on the brief), for Appellee.