Order Granting or Denying Motion to Compel Arbitration Appealable As a Final Judgment; Rule 54(b) Certifications Reviewed for Abuse of Discretion

Lightning Fair, Inc. v. Rosenberg makes clear that an order granting or denying a motion to compel arbitration is appealed in the same way as any other final order.  In addition, it states the standard by which the Alabama Supreme Court reviews a trial court’s Rule 54(b) certification. 

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Alabama Civil Appellate Cases Released November 24, 2010

Following are the cases released by the Alabama Supreme Court on November 24, 2010.

Ross v. Rosen-Rager

Lighting Fair, Inc., et al. v. Rosenberg, et al.

Baldwin Mutual Insurance Company, Inc. v. Edwards

Alabama Insurance Guaranty Association v. Association of General Contractors Self-Insurer’s Fund

Ex parte Collins; Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Court of Criminal Appeals (In re: Collins v. Alabama Department of Corrections)

Ex parte Jefferson County Department of Human Resources; Petition for Writ of Mandamus (In re: Sanders v. Seraaj Family Homes, Inc., et al.)

Alabama Civil Appellate Cases Released November 19, 2010

Following are the cases released by the Alabama Supreme Court and Court of Civil Appeals on November 19, 2010.

From the Alabama Supreme Court:

Priest v. Ernest W. Ball & Associates, Inc., et al.

Natures Way Marine, LLC v. Dunhill Entities, LP, et al.

The Lemoine Company of Alabama, L.L.C. v. HLH Constructors, Inc.

Complete List of Cases from the Alabama Supreme Court

 

From the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals:

Poh v. Poh

Rose v. Rose

Grelier v. Grelier

Cousins v. McNeel

Daniels v. Kapoor

Nelson v. Wenzel, et al.

Hillcrest, Ltd. v. City of Mobile

Thomas & Associates v. Yasko

Sexton v. Bass Comfort Control, Inc.

Alabama Department of Industrial Relations v. Smith

Gibson v. Staffco, L.L.C., d/b/a Ribs & Reds Restaurant

Complete List of Cases from the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals

Alabama Civil Appellate Cases Released November 12, 2010

Following are the cases released by the Alabama Supreme Court and Court of Civil Appeals on November 12, 2010.

 

From the Alabama Supreme Court:

Ex parte Burkhardt; Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Court of Civil Appeals (In re: W.G. Yates & Sons, Inc. v. Burkhardt)

Complete List of Cases from the Alabama Supreme Court

 

From the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals:

L.E.O. v. A.L.

Ramson v. Brittin

Sparks v. Allstate Indemnity Company

Kitchens v. Turquoise Properties Gulf, Inc.

G.H. v. Cleburne County Department of Human Resources

Ex parte M.J.W.; Petition for Writ of Mandamus (In re: L.E. v. M.J.W.)

Complete List of Cases from the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals

Alabama Civil Appellate Cases Released November 5, 2010

Following are the cases released by the Alabama Supreme Court and Court of Civil Appeals on November 5, 2010.

From the Alabama Supreme Court:

No cases were released by the Alabama Supreme Court

 

From the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals:

Stewart v. Stewart

Flomer v. Farthing

Faulk v. Rhodes et al.

Leeth v. J & J Properties

Helton v. Brent Belcher Properties, Ltd.

Ex parte Jameson; Petition for Writ of Mandamus (In re: Jameson v. Jameson)

Complete list of cases from the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals

Alabama Civil Appellate Cases Released October 29, 2010

Following are the cases released by the Alabama Supreme Court and Court of Civil Appeals on October 29, 2010.

From the Alabama Supreme Court:

Ex parte Wood; Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Court of Civil Appeals (In re: Black Creek, Inc. v. Wood)

Tennessee Valley Printing Company, Inc. v. Health Care Authority of Lauderdale County and the City of Florence d/b/a Coffee Health Group

 

From the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals:

C.L.B. v. D.L.O.

Sims v. Sims

Lang v. Lang

Ryder v. Mabry

Blakley v. Johnson

City of Gadsden v. Scott

Gibson v. State of Alabama

Alabama Board of Nursing v. Kirya

Moore v. Alabama Department of Corrections

Jefferson County Department of Human Resources v. L.S.

S.J. v. Limestone County Department of Human Resources