Court of Appeals Opinions

Format: 11/25/2017
Format: 11/25/2017
Alexander Jackson Bullard vs. The City of Chattanooga Fireman's & Policeman's Insurance & Pension Fund Board - Concurring
03A01-9705-CH-00193
Authoring Judge: Judge Herschel P. Franks
Trial Court Judge: Chancellor Howell N. Peoples

In this action plaintiff sought job-related disability benefits from his pension plan, administered by the City of Chattanooga Firemen’s and  Policemen’s Insurance and Pension Fund Board (“Board”). The Board, after an evidentiary hearing, voted 3 to 2 to deny benefits. An appeal was taken to the Chancery Court, and the Chancellor overturned the decision of the Board and awarded benefits. For reasons hereinafter stated we affirm and adopt from the Chancellor’s Opinion.

Hamilton County Court of Appeals 03/03/98
Meese & Associates, Inc., v. Eddie Powers and David Hicks, Rebecca Car Kirklin, v. Meese Associates, Inc.
03A01-9705-CH-
Authoring Judge: Judge Alan E. Highers
Trial Court Judge: Chancellor Billy Joe White

Plaintiff, Meese & Associates, Inc. (“plaintiff”), appeals the judgment of the trial court 2 awarding Intervening Plaintiff/Appellee, Rebecca Kirklin (“Kirklin”), the real estate commission for the sale of Defendants/Appellees’, Eddie Powers (“Powers”) and David Hicks (“Hicks”) (collectively “defendants”), property by Kirklin. For reasons stated hereinafter, we reverse the decision of the trial court and remand.

Campbell County Court of Appeals 03/03/98
David E. Lind, et ux. Myra Gwinn Lind, v. Allen M. Well, Clyde N. Well, and Aster Vance Webb
03A01-9710-CH-00473
Authoring Judge: Judge Herschel P. Franks
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In this boundary line dispute the defendants appeal from a judgment in favor of plaintiffs, insisting that the evidence established their right to the disputed area by adverse possession.

Knox County Court of Appeals 03/02/98
Harold P. Cousins, D/B/A Cousins Construction, v. MK Ferguson of Oak Ridge Company
03A01-9709-CV-00435
Authoring Judge: Senior Judge WIlliam H. Inman
Trial Court Judge: Judge James B. Scott, Jr.

This is an action to recover profits the plaintiff contractor alleges he would have made had he been allowed to construct an additional four warehouses similar in design and usage to a fifth warehouse he constructed and for which he was paid.

Court of Appeals 03/02/98
) Hon. Frank v. Williams, Iii,
O3A01-9708-CH-00321
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Roane County Court of Appeals 02/27/98
03A01-9709-CV-00444
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Knox County Court of Appeals 02/27/98
Walker vs. Exchange
03A01-9709-CV-00402
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Court of Appeals 02/27/98
Witt vs. Tennessee
03A01-9709-CH-00400
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Bradley County Court of Appeals 02/27/98
03A01-9708-CV-OO331
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Anderson County Court of Appeals 02/27/98
Copas vs. Copas
03A01-9708-CV-00375
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Sevier County Court of Appeals 02/27/98
Slate vs. State
03A01-9708-CV-00369
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Court of Appeals 02/27/98
Pehlman vs. Pehlman
03A01-9708-CV-00339
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Court of Appeals 02/27/98
Allstate vs. Auto
03A01-9706-CH-00225
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Court of Appeals 02/27/98