Fri., Jan. 13, 2017
Each week the KBA provides digested summaries of the Kansas Supreme Court and Kansas Court of Appeals opinions to its members. For full text of the opinions, please visit www.kscourts.org.
Kansas Court of Appeals
- Trear v. Chamberlain: Civil—(1) Does the right of first refusal provision violate the rule against perpetuities, (2) does the right of first refusal provision violate the statute of frauds?
#115,819 (CtApp) Lyon District Court – Affirmed in part, reversed in part, and remanded
- In re Trust of Hildebrandt: Civil—(1) Does the law firm have standing to contest the appointment of a different successor trustee, (2) does the appointment of an independent, third-party trustee affect a material purpose of the trust?
#115,530 (CtApp) Marshall District Court – Affirmed
- Clayton v. University of Kansas Hospital Authority: Civil—Did the Board properly interpret K.S.A. 2015 Supp. 44-510k(a)(3)?
#115,674 (CtApp) Workers Compensation – Reversed and remanded
- State v. Hambright: Criminal—(1) Sentencing - probation, (2) restitution
#115,259 (CtApp) Sedgwick District Court – Affirmed in part, reversed in part, remanded