D’Amico Dry Limited v. Primera Maritime Limited

(United States Second Circuit) – Vacating and remanding a case that had been dismissed after bench trial for lack of subject matter jurisdiction involving an English court’s judgment pertaining to freight derivative contracts because it qualified as an...

Agility Logistics Services Company KSC v. Mattis

(United States Federal Circuit) – Affirming the decision by the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals dismissing for lack of jurisdiction because the Contract Disputes Act did not provide jurisdiction in a case involving a contract with the Army to establish...

Shapira v. Lifetech Resources

(California Court of Appeal) – Reversing the award of costs and attorney fees to a company in a lawsuit brought by a former employee alleging the breach of an employment contract because the former employee sought the voluntary dismissal of the case, which he...

Hedwell v. PCMV, LLC

(California Court of Appeal) – Affirming the trial court’s cancellation of the filing of a second amended cross complaint and the denial of a motion for leave to amend a first amended cross complaint and a motion to stay proceedings in a case where a party...

James v. J2 Cloud Services

(United States Federal Circuit) – Reversing the dismissal of a claim for correction of inventorship and state law claims for lack of jurisdiction in the case of a man claiming to be the sole inventor of a patent for accepting incoming messages over a circuit...

Heckart v. A-1 Self Storage, Inc.

(Supreme Court of California) – Affirming the Court of Appeals judgment that a self storage company’s offer to assume the risk of loss for a fee, an alternative indemnity agreement meant to serve as a substitute for insurance, was not subject to regulation...

Holloway v. Showcase Realty Agents, Inc.

(California Court of Appeal) – Reversing the dismissal of a claim relating to the alleged conflict of interest in the acquisition of property by the San Lorenzo Valley Water District’s acquisition of property where one of the District’s directors had...