April 23, 2018

March 29, 2018 Law Club

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Price Waicukauski Joven & Catlin’s March 29, 2018 Indiana Law Club Meeting covered a variety of topics.

We also discuss this month’s Advocacy Tip of the Month: 8.4 Billion Internet of Things Devices (“IoT”) Area Significant Potential Source of Evidence and Present New Legal Issues

The following are all cases discussed during the March 29, 2018 Indiana Law Club meeting:

  1. Congress Can Strip Courts of Jurisdiction over a Pending Case; Patchak v. Zinke, 138 S.Ct. 897 (U.S. 2/27/18) (Thomas)

2. Corporations and Preferred Venue; CTB, Inc. v. Tunis, 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 85 (Ind. 3/5/18) (Vaidik)

3. Does Improper Removal Affect the Timeliness of Venue Motions?; Arkla Industries, Inc. v. Columbia Street Partners, Inc., 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 90 (Ind. Ct. App. 3/8/18) (Robb)

4. Foreign Judgments Based on Illegal Contracts Are Still Enforceable; EBF Partners, LLC v. Evolving Solutions Inc., 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 69 (Ind. Ct. App. 2/27/18) (Bailey); EBF Partners, LLC v. Novabella, Inc., 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 71 (Ind. Ct. App. 2/28/18) (Pyle)

5. Simple Neglect Is Not Excusable; Wamsley v. Tree City Village, 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 77 (Ind. Ct. App. 2/28/18) (Mathias)

6. Indiana Wants to Enforce Contracts as Written; The Care Group Heart Hospital, LLC v. Sawyer, 2018 Ind. LEXIS 221 & 2018 Ind. LEXIS 225 (Ind. 3/23/18) (Rush)

7. Not All Whistleblower Acts Are Created Equal; Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers, 138 S.Ct. 767 (U.S. 2/21/18) (Ginsburg)

8. Property Owner May Be Liable for Criminal Acts of Others; Hamilton v. Steak ‘n Shake Operations Inc., 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 87 (Ind. Ct. App. 3/7/18) (Altice)

9. Insurers and the Negligent Tenant; Hoosier Insurance Company v. Riggs, 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 88 (Ind. Ct. App. 3/7/18) (Barnes)

10.You Can’t Support Summary Judgment with Inadmissible Hearsay; Holmes v. National Collegiate Student Loan Trust, 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 68 (Ind. Ct. App. 2/27/18) (Crone)

11. Be Careful with Those Releases; Dulworth v. Bermudez, 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 99 (Ind. Ct. App. 3/15/18) (Riley)

12. How to Garnish a Bail Bond; Garner v. Kempf, 2018 Ind. LEXIS 226 (Ind. 3/26/18) (Slaughter)

13. What’s the Difference Between Negligence Per Se and a Private Right of Action?; Stachowski v. Estate of Radman, 2018 Ind. App. LEXIS 97 (Ind. Ct. App. 3/14/18) (Vaidik)

14. Attorney Suspended for Using a Nonlawyer to Solicit Clients; In re Wray, 91 N.E.3d 578 (Ind. 2/27/18) (Per Curiam)

Read the entire Indiana Law Club March Handout or listen to the recording here.

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