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No Claims under Carmack Amendment, No Indemnity (access required)

The 4th Circuit reverses a district court’s judgment ordering indemnity and contribution for a third-party broker against defendant carrier Daily Express Inc., after plaintiff Dominion Resource Services won damages from broker 5K Logistics Inc. for property that fell from the ...

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With Issue Pending, Noncompete Survives Demurrer (access required)

A Loudoun County Circuit Court overrules defendant’s demurrer and says a construction company may sue its former employee for allegedly breaching a noncompete agreement by soliciting business from a client and trying to hire a former coworker within 12 months ...

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Court Upholds Award on Restrictive Covenant (access required)

In this suit involving a therapy contractor’s claims that nine defendant facilities terminated their contracts and then hired 57 of the contractor’s former employees in violation of a restrictive covenant, a Lynchburg U.S. District Court affirms an arbitrator’s award that ...

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Deponent Sanction Not Applied Against Defendants (access required)

In this suit by plaintiff investors in a wood products business against their business manager’s alleged kickback scheme, an Abingdon U.S. District says although several defendants who refused to answer deposition questions may not use their own testimony at trial, ...

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