Monthly Archives: November 2012

November 30, 2012 4th Circuit published opinions

Blitz v Napolitano Blitz brought a challenge to TSA screening procedures in district court. That court dismissed ruling it had no jurisdiction over the case as 49 USC 46110 vests jurisdiction in the courts of appeal. The panel affirmed. It … Continue reading

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November 29, 2012 4th Circuit published opinions

United States v Vaughan Vaughan was pulled over for speeding. The officer became suspicious based on passengers nervousness, the presence of four cell phone sin the car including two prepaid phones and differing accounts of the cars recent travels. The … Continue reading

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November 28, 2012 4th Circuit published opinion

Rota-McLarty v Santander Consumer USA, Incorporated Rota-McLarty sued Santander as a successor in interest in a car purchase agreement. After removal to federal court and some discovery, Santander moved to compel arbitration under the terms of one of two written … Continue reading

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November 28, 2012 South Carolina Court of Appeals published opinions

State v Gilliland Gilliland was charged and convicted of first degree burglary based on his entry into the home of a former girlfriend in violation of a restraining order. He argued that he was entitled to a directed verdict based … Continue reading

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November 27, 2012 South Carolina Court of Appeals published opinion

Johnson v Jackson Johnson was assigned by his temp worker agency to go with a commercial truck driver to pack and load computer equipment at a hospital. The truck driver’s employer provided packing and transporting services as part of it … Continue reading

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Exam Break: Pizza Today

As part of Student Services’ Exam Break, the library and IT are providing pizza today at noon, 1:30 p.m., and 5:00 p.m. in the Barrister.  Enjoy and good luck on exams!

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Exam Prep Aids

The library has several resources to assist with exam preparation.  Selected vod/podcasts of some of Professor Hoch’s ACE series as well as selected doctrinal and skills classes can be found on the library’s web page under Services for Students.    Some … Continue reading

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