Sindi v. El-Moslimany

& filed under Injury Laws

The issues before the First Circuit were (1) the power of a court to impose a prior restraint in the form of a permanent injunction forbidding the publication of words that the court believes have... Read more »


Hajdusek v. United States

& filed under Injury Laws

The First Circuit affirmed the district court’s conclusion that the discretionary function exception to the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA), 28 U.S.C. 1346(b)(1), barred Appellant’s suit under the... Read more »


Lillie v. Department of Labor

& filed under Injury Laws

Jason Lillie appeals the Employment Security Board’s denial of his claim for unemployment benefits. In July 2014, Lillie was an employee of Amerigas Propane, Inc. and suffered an injury while working... Read more »


Clark v. Benton, LLC

& filed under Injury Laws

The Supreme Judicial Court affirmed the order of the superior court denying Benton, LLC’s motion for summary judgment and rejecting its claim that section 104 of the Maine Workers’ Compensation Act of... Read more »


Afoa v. Port of Seattle

& filed under Injury Laws

Respondent-petitioner Brandon Afoa was severely injured in an accident while working at the Port of Seattle for a cargo company. He sued the Port on a theory that the Port retained sufficient control... Read more »