Indiana Revisits Interpretation of AIA Standard Construction Contract

Indiana Revisits Interpretation of AIA Standard Construction Contract

This week's discussion returns to interpretation of the AIA Standard Construction Contract through a rehearing on the case Allen County Public Library v. Shambaugh & Son, L.P. The post also looks at a very meaningful development in the ability to cite unpublished cases to Indiana courts.

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7th Cir. (Posner) Examines Interlocutory Appeals of Class Certification Decisions Under 23(f)

7th Cir. (Posner) Examines Interlocutory Appeals of Class Certification Decisions Under 23(f)

This week we look primarily at interlocutory appeals of class certification decisions under Rule 23(f) through the Seventh Circuit case Driver v. AppleIllinois, LLC authored by Judge Richard Posner. We also take a brief look at another Posner decision in Parko v. Shell Oil Co. addressing certification issues on predominance and numerosity grounds.

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Indiana Revisits Fiduciary Shield Doctrine For Only The Third Time

Indiana Revisits Fiduciary Shield Doctrine For Only The Third Time

This week's discussion examines the often overlooked fiduciary shield doctrine through the Indiana Court of Appeals' decision in Bowden v. Agnew which applied the doctrine for only the second time in the state's history and provides only the third Indiana case discussing the doctrine

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