Category: 2017

Week 49 (2017)

Week of December 4, 2017 through December 8, 2017 Rory Flynn v. SEC (Wynn 12/7/2017): The Fourth Circuit held that a plaintiff’s disclosure of alleged employer misconduct is not protected by the Whistleblower Protection...

Week 48 (2017)

Week of November 27, 2017 through December 1, 2017 Frontier-Kemper Constructors v. DOWCP (Diaz 11/30/2017): The Fourth Circuit held that a coal mine construction company is liable and thus responsible for the payment of...

Week 47 (2017)

Week of November 20, 2017 through November 24, 2017 Arlean Brown v. Brian Elliot (Motz 11/21/2017):  The Fourth Circuit held a sheriff’s deputy is entitled to qualified immunity for shooting and killing a man...