The Delaware State Courts will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2019 for Memorial Day. Justice of the Peace Courts 11 (New Castle County), 7 (Kent County) and 3 (Sussex County) will remain open.

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superior court Opinions and Orders 253 Opinions

Parties/Caption Date File Number Court Type Judicial Officer Description
Dye v. Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board 05/23/2019 N18A-10-002 ALR Superior Court Civil Rocanelli
J.
Order. Appeal from the Unemployment Insurance Appeal Board - AFFIRMED.
Hammond v. Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board 05/22/2019 N18A-10-011 SKR Superior Court Civil Rennie
J.
Order. Appeal from the Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board - AFFIRMED.
State v. Montgomery 05/22/2019 1710001043 Superior Court Civil Davis
J.
Memorandum Opinion. Defendant’s Rule 33 Motion for New Trial – DENIED.
State v. Wallace 05/22/2019 1411014980 Superior Court Criminal Parker
C.
Commissioner's Report and Recommendation. Defendant's Motion for Postconviction Relief SHOULD BE SUMMARILY DISMISSED.
Winshall v. Viacom International Inc. 05/22/2019 N15C-06-137 EMD CCLD Superior Court Civil Davis
J.
Order. Plaintiff’s Corrected Motion for Reargument – DENIED. Defendant’s Motion for Reargument and Setting a Hearing – DENIED.
Incyte Corporation v. Flexus Biosciences, Inc., et al. 05/21/2019 N15C-09-055 MMJ CCLD Superior Court Civil Johnston
J.
Final Order and Judgment. All parties shall bear their own attorneys’ fees.
State v. Lloyd 05/20/2019 1410016737 Superior Court Criminal Mayer
C.
Commissioner's Report and Recommendation. Defendant's Motion for Postconviction Relief SHOULD BE DENIED.
Protect Our Indian River, et al. v. Sussex County Board of Adjustment, et al. 05/17/2019 S18A-08-003 RFS Superior Court Civil Stokes
R.J.
Memorandum Opinion. Appeal from Decision of Board of Adjustment of Sussex County - AFFIRMED.
Vick, et al. v. Khan, et al. 05/17/2019 K17C-09-007 NEP Superior Court Civil Primos
J.
Memorandum Opinion & Order. Defendants’ (3) Motions for Partial Summary Judgment & (1) Motion for Summary Judgment - GRANTED. Plaintiffs’ Motion for Partial Summary Judgment - DENIED. Defendant’s Motion to Strike - DENIED. Plaintiffs’ Motion to Strike - DENIED
State v. Hicks 05/15/2019 1808002158 Superior Court Criminal Bradley
J.
Letter Opinion & Order. Appeal from Decision of Court of Common Pleas - AFFIRMED.
State v. Rogers 05/15/2019 1708021304 Superior Court Criminal Rocanelli
J.
Order. Defendant's Motion for Postconviction Relief - SUMMARILY DISMISSED. Defendant's Request for Appointment of Counsel - DENIED.
State v. White 05/15/2019 1703022008 Superior Court Criminal Wallace
J.
Order. Defendant's Motion to Reduce Sentence - DENIED.
Powell, Esq. v. AmGUARD 05/14/2019 K17C-11-003 JJC Superior Court Civil Clark
J.
Memorandum Opinion and Order. Defendant's Motion for Reconsideration of Commissioner's Order - DENIED.
Villalobos-Martin, et al. v. Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company 05/14/2019 N18C-01-145 JAP Superior Court Civil Rennie
J.
Memorandum Opinion. Defendant's Motion for Summary Judgment - GRANTED. Plaintiffs' Motion for Summary Judgment - DENIED.
State v. Nastatos 05/13/2019 1102018112 Superior Court Criminal Karsnitz
J.
Amended Memorandum Opinion. Defendant's Motion for Postconviction Relief - DENIED.
State v. Reed 05/13/2019 0101023931 Superior Court Criminal Bradley
J.
Order. Defendant's Tenth Motion for Postconviction Relief - DENIED.
Kerr v. Prevost, et al. 05/09/2019 S17C-06-010 ESB Superior Court Civil Bradley
J.
Letter Opinion and Order. Defendants’ Motions for Summary Judgment - GRANTED.
P&TI Acquisition Company, Inc. v. Morgenthaler Partners VII, LP 05/09/2019 N18C-08-059 AML CCLD Superior Court Civil LeGrow
J.
Memorandum Opinion. Defendants' Motion To Dismiss - GRANTED.
Batchelor v. Alexis Properties, LLC, et al. 05/08/2019 K17C-11-001 NEP Superior Court Civil Primos
J.
Order. Plaintiff’s Motion to Recuse – DENIED. Defendants’ Request for Sanctions – DENIED.
Batchelor v. Alexis Properties, LLC, et al. 05/08/2019 K17C-11-001 NEP Superior Court Civil Freud
C.
Order. Plaintiff’s Motion to Recuse Commissioner – DENIED.
Buhrman v. Courtyard by Marriott, et al. 05/08/2019 N16C-04-270 MMJ Superior Court Civil Johnston
J.
Corrected Opinion. Defendant M's Motion for Summary Judgment - GRANTED IN PART and DENIED IN PART. Defendant S's Motion for Summary Judgment - DENIED.
Arch Insurance Company, et al. v. Murdock, et al. 05/07/2019 N16C-01-104 EMD CCLD Superior Court Civil Davis
J.
Opinion. Defendants' Motions for Summary Judgment - GRANTED IN PART and DENIED IN PART. Plaintiff's Second Motion for Summary Judgment - GRANTED IN PART and DENIED IN PART.
Bishop v. Progressive Direct Ins. Company, et al. 05/03/2019 K14C-11-004 WLW Superior Court Civil Witham
R.J.
Order. Plaintiff's Motion for Imposition of Prejudgment Interest, Expert Fees and Court Costs - GRANTED IN PART; DENIED IN PART.
B&B Financial Services, LLC v. RFGV Festivals, LLC, et al. 05/02/2019 K18C-11-040 WLW Superior Court Civil Witham
R.J.
Order. Defendants' Motion to Dismiss - STAYED.
Schmelz v. Martone, et al. 05/02/2019 N18C-08-105 VLM Superior Court Civil Medinilla
J.
Memorandum Opinion. Third-Party Defendant's Motion to Dismiss - GRANTED.

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