Trial date set for ex Cascade boss Caddick
- Arson charge for soft furnishings retailer. // Home Furnishings;Nov/Dec98, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p7
Reports on the arrest of Richard Caddick, owner of a soft furnishings and floorcoverings shop in Hexham, England, on charges of arson and fraud. Details surrounding the arson allegation; Caddick's investment in Cascade Upholstery weeks before its manager was gunned down at his desk.
- North East upholstery boss is gunned down at desk. Goodwin, Cliff // Cabinet Maker;07/17/98, Issue 5097, p3
Reports on the murder of Cascade Upholstery's Owner Steve Sweeney at the company's factory in Gateshead, England's Stoneygate Industrial Estate. Motive for the killing; Sweeney as a possible target of an execution style shooting.
- Murdered man's company is closed. // Cabinet Maker;09/04/98, Issue 5104, p3
Reports on the closure of Cascade Upholstery after its operator, Stephen Sweeney, was murdered in his office at the Stoneygate Industrial Estate in England.
- Unfair debt collection practices. Meili, Stephen; Dykeman, David // Advancing the Consumer Interest;Spring97, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p41
Presents information on the court cases `United States versus National Financial Services Incorporated et al, 98 F.3d 131 (fourth Cir. 1996), and `Brannan versus United Student Aids Funds Incorporated, 94 F.3d 1260 (ninth Cir. 1996). Claims of the United States Government against National...
- On admissibility. McElhaney, James W. // ABA Journal;Feb97, Vol. 83 Issue 2, p74
Discusses the practice of introduction of business records by lawyers and admission by witnesses in corporate trials and litigations. Enumeration of significant rules of evidence; Judge's action concerning establishment of foundation; Admissibility of business records; Inclusion of admission of...
- Salomon Others Sued Over Pricing. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;9/17/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31472, p1
Reports the lawsuit filed against brokerage firms for unfair pricing in San Francisco, California. Excessiveness in pricing municipal bonds; Complaint to impose a permanent injunction of the firm from further unfair pricing and business practices; List of defendants of the case.
- Jurors' Perceptions Can Color Corporate Trials. Rohn, Bill // Grand Rapids Business Journal;9/3/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 35, p27
Examines information by which corporate defendants may approach court cases in the wake of the steady stream of corporate scandal reports. Examples of the increased cynicism of jurors and prospective jurors toward corporations; Consideration of juror attitudes in determining which cases must be...
- Suits blast gray market restrictions. Kurylko, Diana T. // Automotive News;2/24/2003, Vol. 77 Issue 6026, p4
Reports on the legal charges imposed on the U.S., German and Japanese automobile manufacturers. Allegation for violation of federal antitrust laws; Conspiracy to stop the sale of gray market vehicles from Canada in the U.S.; Defendants in the lawsuits.
- Survey finds trends in bias cases. // Business Insurance;02/08/99, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p20
Cites a survey stating that California employers won slightly more than half the employment discrimination cases brought to trial in 1998.