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Sentencing: United States v. Conca

U.S Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Sentencing Youthful Offender Convictions — Prior Offenses United States v. Conca 09-4475-cr Appealed from the Northern District of New York Background: The defendant appeals from a judgment of conviction and sentence in the district ...

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Federal Tax: Gudmundsson v. United States

U.S Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Federal Tax Stock Compensation — Restrictions on Marketability Gudmundsson v. United States 09-4869-cv Appealed from the Western District of New York Background: In 2000, plaintiffs Olafur Gudmundsson and Sally Rudrud jointly filed their 1999 ...

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Sentencing: United States v. Acoff

U.S Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Sentencing Below-Guidelines Sentence United States v. Acoff 10-285-cr Appealed from the District of Connecticut Background: Appellee Joshua Acoff pled guilty to possessing five or more grams of cocaine base with intent to distribute, in ...

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Securities: Landmen Partners Inc. v. The Blackstone Group LP

U.S Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Securities IPO — Undisclosed Risks Landmen Partners Inc. v. The Blackstone Group LP 09-4426-cv Appealed from the Southern District of New York Background: The plaintiffs appeal from a judgment of the district court dismissing ...

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Environmental Law: Goodspeed Airport LLC v. East Haddam Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Commission

U.S Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Environmental Law Wetlands Goodspeed Airport LLC v. East Haddam Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Commission 10-516-cv Appealed from the District of Connecticut Background: Goodspeed Airport sought declaratory and injunctive relief establishing and protecting its right ...

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