May 2009 Cases

Kentucky Supreme Court
Settlement - Release with Agreement to Indemnify for Subrogation as Applicable to No-Fault
Coleman v. Bee Line Courier Service, Inc.
, 284 S.W.3d 123 (Ky. May 21, 2009)

Kentucky Supreme Court
Duty - Auto Dealer’s Duty for Accident while Customer Test Drives Car
Morgan v. Scott
, 291 S.W.3d 622 (Ky. May 21, 2009)

Kentucky Supreme Court
Damages - Duty to Mitigate
Morgan v. Scott
, 291 S.W.3d 622 (Ky. May 21, 2009)

Kentucky Supreme Court
Apportionment - Effect of Reversal of Part of Apportioned Verdict
Morgan v. Scott
, 291 S.W.3d 622 (Ky. May 21, 2009)

Kentucky Supreme Court
Duty - Negligent Hiring and Retention
Ten Broeck Dupont, Inc. v. Brooks
, 283 S.W.3d 705 (Ky. May 21, 2009)

Kentucky Supreme Court
Trespass - Treble Damages for Cutting Timber under KRS 364.130
Meece v. Feldman Lumber Company
, 290 S.W.3d 631 (Ky. May 21, 2009)

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
Civil Rights - 1981 - Discrimination in Accommodations
Keck v. Graham Hotel Systems
, 566 F.3d 634 (6th Cir. May 21, 2009)

Kentucky Court of Appeals
Civil Rights - Termination of Political Rival
Cook v. Popplewell
, 2009 WL 1349145 (Ky.App. May 15, 2009), affirmed December 22, 2011 (2009-SC-341-D)

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
ERISA - Anti-Cutback Rule [29 U.S.C. 1054(g)]
Thornton v. Graphic Communications Conference
, 566 F.3d 597 (6th Cir. May 14, 2009)

Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
Procedure - Res Ajudicata
Bragg v. Flint Board of Education
, 570 F.3d 775 (6th Cir. May 13, 2009)

Kentucky Court of Appeals - Unpublished
Employment - Religion - Accommodation Claim
Reed v. International Union
, 2009 WL 1750601 (6th Cir. May 7, 2009), amended on June 23, 2009

United States Supreme Court
Arbitration - Federal - Non-Parties to Contract
Arthur Anderson LLP v. Carlisle
, 556 US 624, 129 S. Ct. 1896, 173 L. Ed. 2d 832 (U.S. May 4, 2009), reversing Carlisle v. Curtis, Mallett-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, LLP, 521 F.3d 597 (6th Cir. 2008).

Kentucky Court of Appeals
Insurance - Ownership of Newly Acquired Auto
Franklin v. Safe Auto Insurance Company
, 290 S.W.3d 69 (Ky.App. May 01, 2009)