Tag Archives: Default

Default Judgment Challenged in Franklin, Tennessee Divorce: Pack v. Pack

What can happen if you don't timely respond to a complaint for divorce in Tennessee? Read more detail on Recent Family Law posts –

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Fifth Circuit – Copyright Law – Default Judgment For Failure To Comply With Local Rules/Delay Upheld

Bulletlink.comIn  Sindhi v. Raina, 905 F.3d 327 (5th Cir. 2018): the Fifth Circuit affirmed a trial court's refusal to vacate a default judgment in a copyright infringement action.  The action was commenced in Texas against an Indian national residing in India for … Continue reading

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Default Judgment in Credit Card Debt Suit Reversed: Gattenby v. TIB (Tex.App. 2019)

Dallas Court of Appeals reverses default judgment for bank where attorney for credit card defendant filed Craddock motion to have default judgment set aside because bank's collection claim was based on credit card statements issued by a different bank, with … Continue reading

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Illinois Appellate Court Reverses Order Denying the Vacating of a Default Judgment in Nursing Home Lawsuit

The plaintiff, Godfrey Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, a nursing home, filed a complaint for services that was given to the defendant, John Toigo. At the time of the complaint, Toigo was a resident in this nursing home care facility. Through … Continue reading

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Under What Circumstances Will a Judge Enter Default Judgment as a Sanction for Spoliation of Evidence?

Author: Caiti DerenzeCase Citation: Organik Kimya, et al. v. ITC, 843 F.3d 994 (U.S. App. 2017)Employee/Personnel/Employer Implicated: EmployeeseLesson Learned: Parties facing litigation need to give employees a litigation hold notice.Tweet this: Destroying evidence can lead to a default judgment. What … Continue reading

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