This week’s discussion returns to interpretation of the AIA Standard Construction Contract through a rehearing on the case Allen County Public Library v. Shambaugh & Son, L.P. The post also looks at a very meaningful development in the ability to cite unpublished cases to Indiana courts.
This week we look primarily at interlocutory appeals of class certification decisions under Rule 23(f) through the Seventh Circuit case Driver v. AppleIllinois, LLC authored by Judge Richard Posner. We also take a brief look at another Posner decision in Parko v. Shell Oil Co. addressing certification issues on predominance and numerosity grounds.
This week’s discussion examines the often overlooked fiduciary shield doctrine through the Indiana Court of Appeals’ decision in Bowden v. Agnew which applied the doctrine for only the second time in the state’s history and provides only the third Indiana case discussing the doctrine