Category: 4th Circuit Case Summaries

Week 36 (2019)

Week of September 2, 2019 through September 6, 2019 Gordon v. Schilling (King, by designation 9/4/2019):  The Fourth Circuit vacated and remanded the district court’s award of summary judgment in favor of Virginia Department of Corrections’...

Week 35 (2019)

Week of August 26, 2019 through August 30, 2019 In re Watson (Diaz 8/30/2019): The Fourth Circuit held that during merger negotiations between two companies, reasonable shareholders may consider undisclosed negotiations material when those...

Week 34 (2019)

Week of August 19, 2019 through August 23, 2019 Lennear v. Wilson Decided: August 23, 2019 The Fourth Circuit held that inmates at risk of being deprived of a liberty interest, such as good...