Successful defense of claims of breach of fiduciary duty, constructive fraud, and unjust enrichment.
Sheep Island Plantation, LLC v. Bar-Pen Investments, LLC
Contracts and agreements
Aug 04, 2010
Reversed and remanded
Breach of contract claim for failure to close on sale of property worth over $1,000,000.00. Trial court directed a verdict for Defendant. Court of Appeals reversed. "After a careful review of the trial transcript and exhibits in the light most favorable to Sheep Island, we find some evidence to support Sheep Island's breach of contract claim."
McMillan v. S.C. Dept. of Corrections, 16 F.Supp. 2d 635 (D.S.C. 1997)
Employment and labor
Jan 01, 1997
Summary Judgment Granted
The plaintiff alleged a violation of his rights under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 by his employer, the Department of Corrections, claiming he was denied a pay increase based on his race and that he was retaliated against for filing and pursuing a charge of discrimination. The South Carolina Department of Corrections moved for summary judgment .
Johnson v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., 178 F.3d 1284 (4th Cir. 1999)
Jury verdict awarding actual and punitive damages for false arrest and false imprisonment of a customer.