Saturday, November 28, 2015

Cases --- November 22nd through 28th




Workers Compensation/Occupational Safety and Disease


*Cases marked with an asterisk are cases the 10th Circuit does not consider binding precedent except under the doctrines of law of the case, res judicata, or collateral estoppel. They may be cited, however, for persuasive value under Fed. R. App. P. 32.1 and 10th Cir. R. 32.1.

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Cases --- November 8th through 14th

Contract/Noncompete/Trade Secret/Wrongful Termination


Discrimination & Retaliation

Workers Compensation/Occupational Safety and Disease




Blue Mountain Energy v. Director, Office of Workers’ Compensation (10th Cir., November 13, 2015) (denying Blue Mountain’s petition for review of a Benefits Review Board decision affirming an award of black lung benefits)

*Cases marked with an asterisk are cases the 10th Circuit does not consider binding precedent except under the doctrines of law of the case, res judicata, or collateral estoppel. They may be cited, however, for persuasive value under Fed. R. App. P. 32.1 and 10th Cir. R. 32.1.