Eleventh Circuit US Court of Appeals Case Law

Created in 1981, the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit is based in Atlanta, Georgia and has appellate jurisdiction over courts in the following districts:

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Browse Opinions From the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit


Recent Decisions From the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
JYSK Bed'N Linen v. Monosij Dutta-Roy
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Numbers: 13-15309, 15-14859
Lavarn C. Watson v. Governor of Georgia, et al
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15427
Christopher Shawn Linton v. USA
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 16-15486
USA v. Michael Bernard Johnson
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10007
USA v. Timothy Jevon Sewell
Date: October 20, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10637
Eghnayem v. Boston Scientific Corp.  
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-11818

Justia Opinion Summary: BSC appealed from various orders and a final judgment in favor of plaintiff, who alleged substantial injuries caused by the Pinnacle Pelvic Floor Repair Kit that was manufactured and sold by BSC. The Eleventh Circuit aff...

Major Fortson, et al. v. City of Baldwin, et al.
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16331
USA v. Oscar Victor Cuello-Frias
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16334
Estate of Juanita Jackson v. Schron  
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16462

Justia Opinion Summary: This appeal arose when the estates of several deceased nursing home patients filed a series of wrongful death suits against a network of nursing homes, which resulted in $1 billion in empty chair judgments against the ne...

USA v. Guillermo Horta-Alvarez
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-16757
Scott J. Moore, et al. v. Seterus, Inc., et al.
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 16-17571
Witkin Design Group v. Travelers Property Casualty Company of America
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10488
Jerry Elrod v. Dolgencorp, LLC
Date: October 19, 2017
Docket Number: 17-10715