Accordingly, we hereby affirm the judgment in favor of appellees
Lee Khachaturian, Dickinson Wright PLLC, Lansing, Michigan, for Appellees
American Contractors, Ward North, VeriClaim and NovaPro.
Specifically, the complaint alleges that by agreeing to Bankers Life's termination of Knowlton's position as branch manager, the appellees
deprived Knowlton of continued employment with the company without due process under [section] 1983.
Although counsel for appellees
may have pointed out an issue of fact, they failed to prove a case for summary judgment
revisited in its courts" and "recognizes Appellees
2d DCA 2003), the Second District Court of Appeal held that the trial court had abused its discretion in granting the appellees
' motion for a new trial because the appellees
had moved for a mistrial, but had then withdrawn their motion, stating that they wished to resist a mistrial and preferred a curative instruction, which was then given.
He focuses his practice on the representation of appellants and appellees
in state and federal appellate courts, including evaluation of appeals, drafting briefs, and arguing to appellate courts.
The briefs of appellants and appellees
, not to exceed 15,000 words, are to be filed simultaneously with the Clerk and served upon opposing counsel on or before 2 p.
The responding parties in such cases are appellees
Adler, who argued the case for the appellees
, says the decision "adds to a growing body of case law" affirming that directness--not just forseeability--is required in determining proximate cause.
1 (citing Brief for Appellees
, supra note 132, at 21-22).
Specifically, appellants' counsel argued that appellees
had failed to adduce any evidence of reliance or causation and thus had failed to present a prima facie claim under section 11 of the Securities Act of 1933.