Opinions from 2020

Ritzen Group, Inc. v. Jackson Masonry, LLC
Docket Number: 18-938
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: January 14, 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: Ritzen sued Jackson in Tennessee state court for breach of contract. Jackson filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Under 11 U.S.C. 362(a), filing a bankruptcy petition automatically “operates as a stay” of creditors’ debt-collection ...

Retirement Plans Committee of IBM v. Jander
Docket Number: 18-1165
Court: US Supreme Court
Date: January 14, 2020

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2014, the Supreme Court held that a claim for breach of the duty of prudence imposed on plan fiduciaries by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) on the basis of inside information, must plausibly allege ...