Posts tagged "Fund"

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local No. 129 Benefit Fund v. Tucci, et al. (and eight companion cases) (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-038-17)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

SJC-12137

International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers LOCAL NO. 129 BENEFIT FUND[1]  vs.  JOSEPH M. TUCCI & others[2] (and eight consolidated cases[3]).

Suffolk.     November 7, 2016. – March 6, 2017.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Botsford, Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, & Budd, JJ.

Corporation, Stockholder’s derivative suit, Merger, Sale of assets, Valuation of stock, Board of directors.  Practice, Civil, Class action, Dismissal.

Civil actions commenced in the Superior Court Department on October 15, October 16, October 19, October 20, October 23, October 28, and October 29, 2015.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - March 6, 2017 at 3:54 pm

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Massachusetts Insurers Insolvency Fund v. Berkshire Bank (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-174-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

SJC-12019

MASSACHUSETTS INSURERS INSOLVENCY FUND  vs.  BERKSHIRE BANK.

Suffolk.     September 8, 2016. – November 3, 2016.

Present:  Gants, C.J., Botsford, Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, & Budd, JJ.

Massachusetts Insurers Insolvency Fund.  Insurance, Workers’ compensation insurance, Insolvency of insurer.  Workers’ Compensation Act, Insurer, Reimbursement of insurer. Statute, Construction.  Words, “On behalf of.”

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on July 14, 2014.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - November 3, 2016 at 4:13 pm

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Fletcher Fixed Income Alpha Fund, Ltd., et al. v. Grant Thornton LLP, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-085-16)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

15-P-830                                        Appeals Court

FLETCHER FIXED INCOME ALPHA FUND, LTD., & another[1]  vs.  GRANT THORNTON LLP & others.[2]

No. 15-P-830.

Suffolk.     January 6, 2016. – July 14, 2016.

Present:  Cypher, Grainger, & Meade, JJ.

AuditorPractice, Civil, Motion to dismiss.  Jurisdiction, Nonresident, Long-arm statute.  Due Process of Law, Jurisdiction over nonresident.  Negligence, Misrepresentation, Proximate cause.  Proximate Cause.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - July 18, 2016 at 2:20 pm

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Lumbermens Mutual Casualty Company v. Workers’ Compensation Trust Fund (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-128-15)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA, 02108-1750; (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

13-P-1982                                       Appeals Court

LUMBERMENS MUTUAL CASUALTY COMPANY  vs.  WORKERS’ COMPENSATION TRUST FUND.

No. 13-P-1982

Suffolk.     June 2, 2015. – September 3, 2015.

Present:  Vuono, Grainger, & Blake, JJ.

Workers’ Compensation Act, Reimbursement of insurer.  Insurance, Insolvency of insurer.  Administrative Law, Primary jurisdiction, Exhaustion of remedies, Agency’s interpretation of statute.

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on May 21, 2013.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 4, 2015 at 7:46 am

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The Home Insurance Company v. Workers’ Compensation Trust Fund (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-127-15)

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 4, 2015 at 4:12 am

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Crown v. Kobrick Offshore Fund, Ltd., et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-040-14)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750;  (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

13‑P‑64                                         Appeals Court

MARC CROWN, trustee,[1]  vs.  KOBRICK OFFSHORE FUND, LTD., & others.[2]

No. 13‑P‑64.

Suffolk.     December 6, 2013.  ‑  April 24, 2014.

Present:  Fecteau, Sullivan, & Maldonado, JJ.

Uniform Securities ActSecurities, Sale.  Consumer Protection Act, Securities transactions.  Practice, Civil, Instructions to jury, Judgment notwithstanding verdict, Summary judgment, Attorney’s fees.  Evidence, Impeachment of credibility, Cross‑examination, Expert opinion, Qualification of expert witness.  Witness, Impeachment, Cross‑examination, Expert.  Contract, Indemnity.  IndemnityPublic Policy.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - April 24, 2014 at 5:09 pm

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Brigade Leverage Capital Structures Fund Ltd., et al. v. PIMCO Income Strategy Fund, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 10-167-13)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750;  (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

SJC‑11289

BRIGADE LEVERAGED CAPITAL STRUCTURES FUND LTD. & another[1]  vs.

PIMCO INCOME STRATEGY FUND & another.[2]

Suffolk.     May 6, 2013.  ‑  September 11, 2013.

Present:  Ireland, C.J., Spina, Cordy, Botsford, Gants, Duffly, & Lenk, JJ.

Business TrustTrust, Business trust.  Corporation, By‑laws, Stockholder, Board of directors.  ContractWords, “On at least an annual basis.”

Civil action commenced in the Superior Court Department on December 1, 2011.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - September 11, 2013 at 6:19 pm

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South End Brothers Indicted on Charges of Defrauding One Fund

Branden Mattier, from Mattier's Instagram account.

Branden Mattier, 22, was arrested at his South End home earlier this summer. He and his brother, Domunique Grice, 27 were indicted on fraud charges Thursday by the Massachusetts Attorney General.
South End Patch News

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - August 29, 2013 at 8:40 pm

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South End Brothers Indicted on Charges of Defrauding One Fund

Branden Mattier, from Mattier's Instagram account.

Branden Mattier, 22, was arrested at his South End home earlier this summer. He and his brother, Domunique Grice, 27 were indicted on fraud charges Thursday by the Massachusetts Attorney General.
South End Patch News

Posted by Stephen Sandberg - August 29, 2013 at 8:40 pm

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Cannonball Fund, Ltd., et al. v. Dutchess Capital Management, LLC, et al. (Lawyers Weekly No. 11-094-13)

NOTICE:  All slip opinions and orders are subject to formal revision and are superseded by the advance sheets and bound volumes of the Official Reports.  If you find a typographical error or other formal error, please notify the Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Judicial Court, John Adams Courthouse, 1 Pemberton Square, Suite 2500, Boston, MA 02108-1750;  (617) 557-1030; SJCReporter@sjc.state.ma.us

12‑P‑876                                   Appeals Court

CANNONBALL FUND, LTD., & others[1]  vs.  DUTCHESS CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, LLC, & others.[2]

No. 12‑P‑876.

Suffolk.     January 17, 2013.  ‑  August 2, 2013.

Present:  Cypher, Rubin, & Wolohojian, JJ.

Limitations, Statute ofPractice, Civil, Statute of limitations, Dismissal, Standing.  Jurisdiction, Personal, Long‑arm statute, Nonresident.  Corporation, Derivative action.  FiduciaryPartnership, Fiduciary duty.  Negligence, Causation.  Due Process of Law, Jurisdiction over nonresident.  Contract, Implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing, Performance and breach.

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Posted by Stephen Sandberg - August 2, 2013 at 3:52 pm

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