Monday, December 11, 2017


Selected New Judicial Opinions

Judge Filed Case
Judge David M. Lawson 11/22/2017 [17-20135] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. FRANK BALLY

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING IN PART DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS INDICTMENT AND SCHEDULING EVIDENTIARY HEARING

Judge Avern Cohn 11/21/2017 [14-14646] ESTATE OF TONA GRIMMETT et al v. ENCOMPASS INDEMNITY COMPANY et al

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS (Doc. 97), DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS (Doc. 98), AND DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR JUDGMENT ON THE PLEADINGS (Doc. 99)

Judge David M. Lawson 11/16/2017 [17-12320] SUSAN WHITE, et al v FCA US, LLC and CLARENCE HEATH

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION TO REMAND AND MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge David M. Lawson 11/15/2017 [16-02744] IN RE: FCA US LLC MONOSTABLE ELECTRONIC GEARSHIFT LITIGATION

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART MOTION TO DISMISS ALLEGING FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM

Judge Avern Cohn 11/8/2017 [16-11561] K.V.G. PROPERTIES, INC. v. WESTFIELD INSURANCE COMPANY

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT (Doc. 10) AND DISMISSING CASE

Judge David M. Lawson 10/27/2017 [17-12107] MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. CITY OF FLINT and FLINT CITY COUNCIL

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING INTERVENING DEFENDANT'S EMERGENCY MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION, TO ALTER OR AMEND JUDGMENT, FOR RELIEF FROM JUDGMENT, AND FOR STAY OF PROCEEDINGS

Judge David M. Lawson 10/23/2017 [17-12107] MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY v. CITY OF FLINT and FLINT CITY COUNCIL

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Judge David M. Lawson 10/10/2017 [16-10782] JAMES BRIDGEWATER v MICHIGAN GAMING CONTROL BOARD

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT AND RESCHEDULING FINAL PRETRIAL CONFERENCE

Judge David M. Lawson 10/3/2017 [16-13174] JOHN DOE v. DAVID H. BAUM, SUSAN PRITZEL, et al

CORRECTED OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING MISCELLANEOUS RELIEF AND DENYING MOTION TO ALTER OR AMEND THE JUDGMENT AND FOR LEAVE TO FILE AMENDED COMPLAINT

Judge David M. Lawson 9/28/2017 [05-10036] CURTIS PARKS v MILLICENT WARREN

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS (AFTER REMAND)

Judge David M. Lawson 8/14/2017 [17-10369] JASON C. THOMPKE and MELISSA J. THOMPKE v. FABRIZIO & BROOK, P.C.

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge David M. Lawson 8/9/2017 [16-20839] UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. BRAINT N. HALL

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS COUNT I OF THE SUPERSEDING INDICTMENT OR FOR A BILL OF PARTICULARS

Judge David M. Lawson 7/28/2017 [16-10885] JESA ENTERPRISES LTD v THERMOFLEX CORPORATION v SILAGY MURDOCH GROUP, INC, et al

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART MOTIONS TO STRIKE TESTIMONY OF PROPOSED EXPERT WITNESSES

Judge David M. Lawson 7/26/2017 [16-13085] ATLAS TECHNOLOGIES, LLC v JESSE LEVINE, et al

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS’ MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge David M. Lawson 7/26/2017 [16-13088] PRODUCTIVITY TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION v JESSE LEVINE, et al

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS’ MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge David M. Lawson 7/14/2017 [15-12838] BRIAN J. MARTIN, YAHMI NUNDLEY, and KATHLEEN CADEAU v. TROTT LAW, P.C. and DAVID A. TROTT

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION FOR JUDGMENT ON THE PLEADINGS OR TO STRIKE CERTAIN AFFIRMATIVE DEFENSES, AND DENYING DEFENDANT DAVID TROTT’S MOTION TO DISMISS OR FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Judge David M. Lawson 7/14/2017 [16-12652] BIG CITY SMALL WORLD BAKERY CAFÉ, LLC v. FRANCIS DAVID CORPORATION d/b/a ELECTRONIC MERCHANT SYSTEMS

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT’S MOTION TO DISMISS OR COMPEL ARBITRATION

Judge David M. Lawson 6/23/2017 [16-12022] KNIGHT CAPITAL PARTNERS CORP. v. HENKEL AG & COMPANY, KGAA

OPINION AND ORDER DENYING DEFENDANT'S MOTION TO DISMISS

Judge Arthur J. Tarnow 6/21/2017 [13-14110] NICHOLAS PAUL MASLONKA v. BONITA HOFFNER

Opinion and Order Conditionally Granting the Petition for a Writ of Habeas Corpus

Judge Judith E. Levy 6/5/2017 [16-12412] Guertin et al. v. Michigan et al.

OPINION AND ORDER GRANTING IN PART AND DENYING IN PART DEFENDANTS' MOTIONS TO DISMISS [50, 52, 59, 69, 70, 96, 102, 103, 105]