Category: 4th Circuit Case Summaries

Week 45 (2017)

Week of November 6, 2017 through November 10, 2017 Jeffrey Plotnick v. Computer Sciences (Duncan 11/8/2017): The Fourth Circuit held that a recent amendment to defendant’s compensation plan under which the company’s board of...

Week 44 (2017)

Week of October 30, 2017 through November 3, 2017 US v. Melina Ali (Motz 11/3/2017): The Fourth Circuit held that a defendant can be held in contempt when she fails to take any steps...

Week 43 (2017)

Week of October 23, 2017 through October 27, 2017 United States v. Shawntanna Thompson (Motz 10/26/2017): The Fourth Circuit held that a prior North Carolina conviction for assault inflicting serious bodily injury constitutes a...