Opinions Released 5/22/2018

Case Number Title Opinion Type Case Type
15-41476 USA v. Carlos Fuentes-Canales unpub Direct Criminal
16-11432 USA v. Dwight Toney unpub Direct Criminal
17-10449 USA v. Diwone Nobles unpub Direct Criminal
17-10502 USA v. Kevin Johnson unpub Direct Criminal
17-10719 Georg Schaeffler, et al v. USA pub United States Civil
17-20373 Residents Against Flooding, et al v. Reinvestment unpub Civil Rights
17-20469 USA v. Jazsmine Joseph unpub Direct Criminal
17-30388 TyAnne Davenport v. Edward D. Jones & Company, LP pub Civil Rights

JQC files ethics charges @flcourts against Miami-Dade Judge Stephen Thomas Millan for using racial epithets and having improper communications with a lawyer in a case. http://www.floridasupremecourt.org/index.html 

JQC files ethics charges against Miami-Dade Judge Stephen Thomas Millan for using racial epithets and having improper communications with a lawyer in a case. http://www.floridasupremecourt.org/index.html 

The Texas Supreme Court Holds That Incorporating The AAA Rules Does Not Delegate Arbitrability Issues To The Arbitrator For Nonsignatories

Background: Arbitration Clauses May Apply To Trust Disputes The Texas Supreme Court held that arbitration clauses in trust documents may be enforced regarding claims by beneficiaries against trustees. In Rachal v. Reitz, a beneficiary sued a trustee for failing to provide an accounting and otherwise breaching fiduciary duties. 403 S.W.3d 840 (Tex. 2013). The trustee…… Continue Reading