Alabama Civil Cases Released July 29, 2011

Following are the cases released by the Alabama Supreme Court and Court of Civil Appeals on July 29, 2011.

From the Alabama Supreme Court

Ex parte No. 1 Steel Products, Inc.; Petition for Writ of Mandamus (In re: Garrison Steel Fabricators, Inc. v. No. 1 Steel Products, Inc.)

Altrust Financial Services, Inc., et al. v. Adams et al.

Ex parte Delta International Machinery Corporation; Petition for Writ of Mandamus (In re: Landrum v. Delta International Machinery Corporation et al.)

Ex parte C.E.; Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Court of Civil Appeals (In re: T.C. v. C.E.)

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From the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals

Turner v. Moore et al.

D.E.F. v. L.M.D.

Lamar v. Langford

Smith v. Smith

Hood v. Hood

Allen v. Hill

A.K. v. Henry County Department of Human Resources

Grove Hill Homeowners’ Association, Inc. v. Rice

Hodgins v. Hodgins

Lockridge v. Lockridge

Casey v. Casey

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Alabama Civil Cases Released July 22, 2011

Following are the cases released by the Alabama Supreme Court and Court of Civil Appeals on July 22, 2011.

 

From the Alabama Supreme Court

Suttles v. Roy

Ex parte A.S.; Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Court of Civil Appeals (In re: A.S. v. N.E.F.)

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From the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals

T.S. v. M.O.

Martin v. Martin

Hunt v. Federated Financial Corporation of America

C.J. v. Jefferson County Department of Human Resources

A.M.F. v. Tuscaloosa County Department of Human Resources

Crouch v. Allen, Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Corrections

Ex parte Buckner, Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Human Resources, et al.; Petition for Writ of Mandamus (In re: The matter of D.R.S., a minor child)

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Alabama Civil Appellate Cases Released July 15, 2011

Following are the cases released by the Alabama Supreme Court and the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals on July 15, 2011.

 

From the Alabama Supreme Court

Alabama Title Loans, Inc. v. White

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From the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals

L.R.J. v. C.F.

Moore v. HSBC Mortgage Services

Whitman v. Whitman

McLeod v. McLeod

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Unusual Appellate Summary Judgment Issues

The Isbell v. Aztecas Mexican Grill opinion discusses a number of unusual procedural appellate issues regarding summary judgment motions.  The defendant in that premises liability action moved for summary judgment.  The trial court entered summary judgment based in part on its finding that the affidavit that the plaintiff offered in opposition to the defendant’s motion did not contain admissible evidence.  The Court of Civil Appeals refused to consider the affidavit because the plaintiff did not appeal from that aspect of the summary judgment order. No. 2100333 (Ala. Civ. App. June 30, 2011).  

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