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Amendment of pleadings, FRCP 15

Ford Motor Co. v. Michigan Consolidated Gas Co.

A district court, on motions for reconsideration and for leave to amend counterclaims, held that a gas company may...

Bassett v. United States

The court grants a limestone quarry owner's motion to amend its takings complaint against the United States in order to reflect additional damages incurred as a result of the taking. The United States, which deposited hazardous waste at...

United States v. Pend Oreille County Pub. Util. Dist. No. 1

The court holds that the "most profitable use of land" is the proper measure of damages owed a Native American tribe for trespass to its lands caused by a hydroelectric dam operator's flooding of part of the Kalispel Indian Reservation...

Chaveriat v. Williams Pipe Line Co.

The Seventh Circuit upholds a district court's grant of summary judgment to the defendant prior owner of a petroleum carrying pipeline on plaintiffs landowners' claim for nuisance damages from a 1944 leak of unleaded gasoline. In 1986,...