7th Circuit Court of Appeals
Cedar Farm, Harrison County Inc. v. Louisville Gas and Electric Co.
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana, Indianapolis Division, Judge David F. Hamilton.
Civil. Affirms summary judgment for Louisville Gas and Electric on Cedar Farm’s attempt to eject Louisville Gas and Electric from its property and to terminate an oil and gas lease for violations of certain portions of the lease. The lease allows for a damages remedy and Cedar Farm hasn’t show that damages are inadequate to compensate for the harm to its property.
Indiana Supreme Court
In the Matter of Everett E. Powell, II
Discipline. Suspends Powell for at least 120 days without automatic reinstatement for collecting a clearly unreasonable and exploitive fee from a vulnerable client in violation of Indiana Professional Conduct Rule 1.5(a).
Indiana Court of Appeals
N.W. v. Indiana Dept. of Child Services (NFP)
Juvenile. Affirms termination of mother’s parental rights.
Jenna L. Zent, et al. Stallard & Associates, Inc. (NFP)
Civil plenary. Dismisses Zent’s appeal of summary judgment in favor of Stallard & Associates on Zent’s complaint relating to a landlord-tenant dispute.
B.P. v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Juvenile. Remands with instructions to correct dispositional orders and CCS entries made to reflect B.P.’s adjudication.
Bryan J. Fields v. State of Indiana (NFP)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class D felony operating a vehicle while intoxicated.
Indiana Tax Court had posted no opinions at IL deadline.