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USA v. Kerry Smith
Date: October 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-1375

USA v. Mazher Khan
Date: October 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-2662

USA v. Shakil Wamiq
Date: October 24, 2014
Docket Number: 13-2681

Chicago Bldg. Design, P.C. v. Mongolian House Inc.
Date: October 23, 2014
Docket Number: 12-3037

Justia Opinion Summary: CBD designs and builds restaurants. Its client, Mongolian House, wanted to renovate an upscale Chicago restaurant called “Plan B.” CBD designed the interior and in 2006 filed blueprints to obtain a “repair and replace” b...

Ronald Macon, Jr. v. Sylvia Mahone
Date: October 23, 2014
Docket Number: 13-2155

Sterk v. Redbox Automated Retail, LLC
Date: October 23, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3037

Justia Opinion Summary: Redbox operates automated self‐service kiosks at which customers rent DVDs and Blu‐ray discs with a debit or credit card. Redbox outsources certain functions to service providers, including Stream, which provides custome...

Lopez-Esparza v. Holder
Date: October 23, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3376

Justia Opinion Summary: Esparza testified that he came to the U.S. in 1999 and returned to Mexico from late 2001 to early in 2002; again in late 2002; and finally early in 2008. In 2010 he was stopped for driving without a license, which led to...

Joshua Kaszuba v. Parthasarathi Ghosh
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3807

Berrey v. Travelers Indem. Co. of Am.
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3869

Justia Opinion Summary: Berrey was injured in an automobile accident at work. The at‐fault driver, who did not work with Berrey, carried liability insurance, but the cost of Berrey’s injuries exceeded the policy’s limit. Berrey received partial...

USA v. Jose Gonzales-Chavez
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3903

nClosures Inc. v. Block and Company, Inc.
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: 13-3906

nClosures Inc. v. Block & Co., Inc.
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1097

Justia Opinion Summary: In 2011, nClosures and Block began a business relationship in which nClosures designed and Block manufactured metal enclosures for electronic tablets, such as iPads. The parties signed a confidentiality agreement; nClosu...

Benny Eberhardt, Sr. v. Robin Perkins
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1697

Patina Lawson v. J.C. Penney Corporation, Inc.
Date: October 22, 2014
Docket Number: 14-1765

United States v. Sinclair
Date: October 21, 2014
Docket Number: 12-2604

Justia Opinion Summary: Sinclair was arrested for driving with a suspended license. The police found a loaded handgun, a distribution quantity of marijuana, and tools of the drug-trafficking trade in his car. Sinclair was indicted for possessin...