Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
Don't miss
Home / Practice Areas / Business & Corporate Law (page 53)

Business & Corporate Law

8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals: Corporate

Income tax; refund action   08-1638 General Mills Inc. & Subsidiaries, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. U.S., Defendant-Appellant Appeal From: U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota Submitted: Nov. 14, 2008 Filed: Jan. 26, 2009 Before: Judges Wollman, Beam and Benton Opinion ...

Read More »

Corporate: Articles Of Incorporation – Membership – Standing

Where the Missouri Baptist Convention sued the Windermere Baptist Conference Center, a public benefit corporation, in a dispute over the transfer of a conference and recreational facility, the trial court did not err in finding that the convention was not ...

Read More »

Corporate: Corporate Income Tax – Refund Action – Redemptive Dividend

Where a corporation sued for refunds of corporate income tax to recover the value of deductions for cash distribution redemptive dividends, the district court erred in granting summary judgment to the corporation because the deduction is barred by Section 162(k)(1), ...

Read More »

Jury awards $371,000 in breach of contract suit

An Independence jury returned a $371,000 verdict for a developer and a real estate company in a breach of contract and fraudulent misrepresentation lawsuit. In February 2004, Eugene and Charlene Ruiz purchased a residential lot from Saddleridge Estates Inc. It ...

Read More »

8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals: Corporate

Investment losses; undisclosed waiver   08-1349 Glenn D. Abbotts; Steven Beigel; Alyn Bell; Michael Cetta; Andrew R. Cherna; Richard Cooper; Stewart W. Evey; Timothy J. Hanratty; F. Scott Jackson; Jeffrey Kaufman; Anis Keywood; Gerald Moreland; James T. Reilley; Rick Starr, ...

Read More »

Corporate: Securities Fraud – Insufficient Pleading – Scienter

Where plaintiffs who brought a securities fraud class action against Centene Corporation and several officers failed to show that the defendants had misrepresented a material fact or acted with scienter, the district court properly dismissed the action under the elevated ...

Read More »