Opinions Sept. 10, 2015

September 10, 2015

Indiana Supreme Court
Dennis Boyer and Richard Smith v. Ernest Smith, Suzanne Cassidy, Esq., and In-Plas, Inc.
Civil tort. Affirms trial court ruling that it lacked personal jurisdiction over Cassidy, an attorney licensed in Kentucky. Rules Cassidy’s contacts with Indiana were products of her relationship with the plaintiffs and her client.

Indiana Tax Court
Rent-A-Center, Inc. v. Indiana Department of State Revenue
Tax. Grants summary judgment in favor of Rent-A-Center East. Finds RAC East did not have to file a combined income tax return and that its 2003 separate return fairly reflected its Indiana source income.   

Indiana Court of Appeals
Charles A. Clark v. State of Indiana (mem. dec.)
Criminal. Affirms conviction of Class D felony obstruction of justice.

In the Matter of the Involuntary Term. of the Parent-Child Relationship of I.A., and his Father, A.A.-S, and Mother, T.S. v. Ind. Dept. of Child Services (mem. dec.)
Juvenile. Affirms termination of parental rights.