Quantcast

Civil Litigation

ANTHONY JOHNSON v. FRANK BISHOP, ET AL.

Maryland Public Information Act — Granting of request — Right to inspect and copy documents Anthony Johnson, appellant, brought suit in the Circuit Court for Allegany County, against Frank Bishop, Jr., appellee, Warden of the North Branch Correctional Institute (“NBCI”), ...

Read More »

RAJU BABU, et al. v. JONES V. ISAAC, et ux

Civil litigation — Default judgment — Proper service This case involves the grant of a default judgment and the defendant’s belated attempts to undo that default judgment. Because he claims that he was never served properly, Raju Babu requested that ...

Read More »

IN RE: M.E.

Juvenile law — Juvenile records — Good cause for disclosure This appeal arises from an order by the Circuit Court for Baltimore City, sitting as a juvenile court, denying appellant, Jonathan Fogg’s motion for disclosure and limited use of appellee, ...

Read More »

IN RE J.C.N.

Civil litigation — Involuntary hospital admission — Harm to self or others On December 1, 2015, Administrative Law Judge Thomas Welshko (“ALJ”) ordered that J.C.N., appellant, be involuntarily admitted to University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center (the “Hospital”), appellee. ...

Read More »

WON SUN LEE v. WON BOK LEE

Civil litigation — Appellate procedure — Deadline for notice of appeal This appeal arises at the intersection of three important rules that govern the entry of circuit court judgments. The first is the “separate document rule,” which requires that every ...

Read More »

FRANK T. SURYAN, JR., v. CSE MORTGAGE, L.L.C. et al

Contracts — Recourse obligation — Attorneys’ fees In the Circuit Court for Montgomery County, CSE Mortgage, LLC, and Capital Source Finance, LLC (collectively, “Capital Source”), the appellee, sued Frank Suryan, the appellant, on his written guaranty of the “Recourse Obligations” ...

Read More »