First Circuit Court of Appeals Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Federal First Circuit Court of Appeals rules that the Penobscot River ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | State of Maine

    Federal First Circuit Court of Appeals rules that the Penobscot River is held in trust by the State of Maine for all Maine People AUGUSTA – The Federal First Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston today ruled in favor of the State of Maine in a case brought by the Penobscot Nation in 2012. The Penobscot Nation sued the State after then Attorney General Bill Schneider wrote to the Nation to express his opinion that only the State of Maine had authority to stop or otherwise regulate paddlers, hunters or anglers on the river.

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  2. Consolidators Inc of Miami Inc v. Northern Marine Underwriters LTD WTK 457Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | FindLaw

    I.T.N. CONSOLIDATORS, INC., I.T.N. OF MIAMI, INC., Plaintiffs - Appellees, v. NORTHERN MARINE UNDERWRITERS LTD., individually and as agents for Lloyds of London, Watkins Syndicate , Defendant - Appellant.

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  3. KAWASHIMA v. STATERead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | FindLaw

    Diane KAWASHIMA, Individually and on Behalf of all others Similarly Situated, v.

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  4. Worcester cuts $475K check to ACLU lawyers in panhandling caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... U.S. Supreme Court. The high court did not take the case, but instead in June 2015 vacated a First Circuit Court of Appeals decision that upheld all but one aspect of the city's rules. The Supreme Court then ordered a lower court to reconsider the ...

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  5. Second Circuit Declines To Adopt First Circuit's 'Extreme...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | JD Supra

    On June 21, 2017, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit affirmed a lower court's decision dismissing a putative class action asserting claims under the Securities Act of 1933 against Vivint Solar, Inc. , certain of its officers and directors, and the underwriters of its October 2014 initial public offering . Stadnick v.

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  6. Former owner of Roslindale cafe deserved the 15 1/2-year prison...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Universal Hub

    A federal appeals court today upheld the 188-month prison sentence Iskender Kapllani received after being found guilty for using his now defunct Arbri Cafe in Roslindale as a front for distributing cocaine. Kapllani, 53, was convicted and sentenced in 2015 on a charge of conspiracy to distribute cocaine, along with a California man who shipped the drug to Kapllani's Belgrade Avenue restaurant for local distribution.

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  7. Insurers' Duty to Defend Does Not Require Coverage for Counterclaims in MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | JD Supra

    In a win for insurers, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruled on June 22, 2017 that a duty to defend does not require insurers to fund an insured's counterclaim, even if it is "inextricably intertwined" with a covered defense. See Mount Vernon Fire Insurance Company v.

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  8. Massachusetts Supreme Court Ruling will Lead to More Disappointments...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | jdsupra.com

    ... posture only and not requiring it to prosecute a counterclaim. The insured appealed to the First Circuit Court of Appeals and the First Circuit, in turn, certified the coverage questions to the Massachusetts SJC. The SJC answered the questions in ...

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  9. Second Circuit Sets Standard for Disclosure of Interim Financial Results in Offering DocumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | JD Supra

    On June 21, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a decision of first impression that sets the standard for determining whether to disclose interim financial documents in a prospectus. In addition, the court made clear that risk warnings can satisfy an issuer's affirmative obligation to disclose a negative trend under Item 303 of Regulation S-K .

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  10. Key decisions in the Ray Tensing retrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | USA Today

    These moments lead to a mistrial in the case of the former Ohio police officer involved in the fatal traffic stop shooting of black motorist. Key decisions in the Ray Tensing retrial These moments lead to a mistrial in the case of the former Ohio police officer involved in the fatal traffic stop shooting of black motorist.

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  11. Second Circuit Splits With First Over Securities Disclosure TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Law.com

    A U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit panel Wednesday rejected attempts by a plaintiff to assert a First Circuit standard for securities fraud cases dealing with the disclosure of information to investors.

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  12. Future of homes involved in Rouzan lawsuit remains in limboRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... decided in district court two years ago in favor of Spinosa, but in April of this year, the First Circuit Court of Appeals overturned the ruling against the developer, saying he would have to tear down the homes. A hearing was set Monday to ...

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  13. The Lonely Maytag TrademarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Likelihood of Confusion

    DES MOINES, Iowa Maytag may have to change the name of a new kitchen appliances. That's after a small business owner in New Hampshire won a trademark infringement case against the Iowa appliance maker.

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  14. in Re: the Ishida-Waiakamilo Legacy Trust Dated June 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | FindLaw

    IN RE: THE ISHIDA-WAIAKAMILO LEGACY TRUST DATED JUNE 27, 2006 IN THE MATTER OF THE ISHIDA-WINANT LEGACY TRUST DATED JUNE 27, 2006 RECKTENWALD, C.J., NAKAYAMA, McKENNA, POLLACK, AND WILSON, JJ.Margery S. Bronster, Rex Y. Fujichaku, and Angela K.H. Jacso for petitioners Michael A. Lilly and Valerie M. Kato for respondents This case arises from the administration of two irrevocable trusts established by Richard and Rachel Ishida: the Ishida-Waiakamilo Legacy Trust , and the Ishida-Winant Legacy Trust . The Trusts name as beneficiaries the Ishidas' daughters Jeri S. Wilson and Juney M. Ishida , and their granddaughter Kauialohaokalani R. Wilson , but they expressly exclude the Ishidas' third daughter, Richardeen Kimura .

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  15. State of Hawai v. Rainier AcacioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | FindLaw

    RECKTENWALD, C.J., NAKAYAMA, McKENNA, POLLACK, AND WILSON, JJ.Jon N. Ikenaga and Titiimaea N. Ta'ase for petitioner Brian R. Vincent for respondent Respondent/Plaintiff-Appellee the State of Hawai'i charged Petitioner/Defendant-Appellant Rainier Acacio with offenses arising from a domestic dispute between Acacio and his ex-girlfriend, the complaining witness . The jury found Acacio guilty of one of the offenses - terroristic threatening in the first degree - and the Circuit Court of the First Circuit entered a judgment of conviction and probation sentence, which the Intermediate Court of Appeals affirmed.

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  16. Trust Created under the Will of Samuel M. Damon, DeceasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | FindLaw

    RECKTENWALD, C.J., NAKAYAMA, McKENNA, POLLACK, WILSON, JJ.A. Bernard Bays and Michael C. Carroll for petitioner Christopher Damon Haig Rebecca A. Copeland, Peter Van Name Esser, and Thomas R. Sylvester for petitioner Myrna B. Murdoch J. Thomas Van Winkle, Duane R. Miyashiro, and Melissa H. Lambert for respondent Trustees under the Will and of the Estate of Samuel M. Damon George W. Van Buren for respondents Brendan Damon Ethington and John Philip Damon This case concerns the objections of two beneficiaries, Christopher Damon Haig and Myrna B. Murdoch , of a testamentary trust created under the will of Samuel M. Damon , to the decisions made by the Probate Court of the First Circuit 1 that underpinned its August 2, 2012 Judgment, specifically the approval of the Trust's accounts from 1999 to 2003.

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  17. Hearing over disputed Rouzan homes set for MondayRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | Baton Rouge Business Report

    A lawsuit that could theoretically force developer Tommy Spinosa to raze several homes in the middle of Rouzan, his traditional neighborhood development in Southdowns, heads back to 19th Judicial District Judge Janice Clark's court Monday. At issue is a recent ruling by the First Circuit Court of Appeals that says as many as six homes in Rouzan were developed on property Spinosa did not have the legal right to build on: a servitude that connected Glasgow Avenue to two houses on a five-acre tract in the middle of Rouzan that are not actually part of the TND.

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  18. IRS Can Pursue "Responsible Persons" for Unpaid Trust...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | JD Supra

    The Puerto Rico Bankruptcy Court followed the Third Circuit in holding that the Anti-Injunction Act, which prohibits suits to restrain the assessment or collection of any tax, is not superseded by section 105 of the Bankruptcy Code. The Court looked to the plain language and legislative history of section 105, and determined that Congress did not intend to overrule the application of the Anti-Injunction Act to protect non-debtor third parties from tax collection.

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  19. Sometimes It's Not What You Say But How You Say ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | JD Supra

    A recent First Circuit opinion demonstrates that sometimes how you say something is more important that what you say. In fact, that principle led the court to reverse the NLRB's order that a Massachusetts hospital must rehire a former employee.

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  20. Puerto Rico votes for statehood in referendum with low turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Jurist

    Governor Ricardo Rossello Nevares announced the results [press release, in Spanish] Sunday and said he will communicate the results with the US Congress. The other options, independence and free association received 1.5 percent of the votes, and the current territorial status received 1.3 percent.

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