as a courtesy to the reader. They are not part of the opinion of the court.
112777P.pdf 10/03/2012 C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. v. George Lobrano, Jr. U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 11-2777 and No: 11-2893 U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota - Minneapolis [PUBLISHED] [Beam, Author, with Loken, Circuit Judge, and Perry, District Judge]
Civil case - Contracts. Res judicata may be raised in a motion to dismiss; district court did not err in finding a particular count of the complaint was barred by the doctrine of res judicata as the cause of action existed at the time of the first judgment and the count arose out of the only transaction or occurrence Lobrano presented to the Louisiana court which rendered judgment in his favor; district court's decision not to award sanctions against Robinson is affirmed. 121404P.pdf 10/03/2012 Donald Shrable v. Eaton Corporation U.S. Court of Appeals Case No: 12-1404 U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas - Little Rock [PUBLISHED] [Murphy, Author, with Wollman and Beam, Circuit Judges]
Civil case - ERISA. Record did not show that plaintiff participated in any activity protected under ERISA, and he failed to make a prima facie case of ERISA discrimination; nor did plaintiff make a prima facie case of retaliation under the Fair Labor Standards Act.