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Amended Local Rules of the North Carolina Business Court

Annual Report to the General Assembly (2015)

The North Carolina Business Court is an administrative division of the General Court of Justice.  Cases involving complex and significant issues of corporate and commercial law in North Carolina are designated by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of North Carolina to a Special Superior Court Judge who oversees all aspects of the case from the time of designation through trial or other resolution. 
 


SPECIAL INFORMATION

 



Greensboro
The Honorable James L. Gale
Chief Business Court Judge
211 North Greene Street
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
(Enter at 201 North Greene Street)
Telephone: 336.271.6400
Facsimile: 336.271.6401
Judicial Assistant: W. David Moore
E-Mail: William.D.Moore@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Scottie Forbes Lee and Kaitlin M. Price
E-Mail: clerk@ncbusinesscourt.net

The Honorable Michael L. Robinson
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
211 North Greene Street 
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
(Enter at 201 North Greene Street)
Telephone: 336.271.6400
Facsimile: 336.271.6401

Judicial Assistant: W. David Moore
E-Mail: William.D.Moore@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Mitchell A. Montgomery and Kelly A. Warlich
E-Mail: Winston.clerk@nccourts.org

Charlotte

The Honorable Louis A. Bledsoe, III
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
832 East Fourth Street
Suite 9600
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Telephone: 704.686.0144 
Facsimile: 704.686.0364
Judicial Assistant: Thomas W. Estes
E-mail: charlotte.info@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Derek M. Bast and Mary Ellen Goode
E-Mail: charlotte.lawclerk@ncbusinesscourt.net

Raleigh
The Honorable Gregory P. McGuire
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
Physical Address:
316 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1035
Raleigh, North Carolina 27601
Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 989
Raleigh, North Carolina 27602
Telephone: 919.792.4700

Facsimile: 919.792.4701
Trial Court Coordinator: Christy Percival
E-Mail: christy.rutan@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks: Brinson Taylor and Katie Ramseur
E-Mail: raleigh.clerk@
ncbusinesscourt.net

 

 

 

 


RECENT
OPINIONS

COMPUT. DESIGN & INTEGRATION, LLC v. BROWN
2016 NCBC 94 (12-06-2016)

16-CVS-11847 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

NNN DURHAM OFFICE PORTFOLIO 1, LLC v. GRUBB & ELLIS CO.
NNN DURHAM OFFICE PORTFOLIO 1, LLC v. HIGHWOODS REALTY LTD. P'SHIP
2016 NCBC 93 (12-05-2016)

10-CVS-4392 & 12-CVS-3945 (Durham - Gale)

LEVIN v. JACOBSON
2016 NCBC 92 (12-05-2016)

10-CVS-12062 (Wake - Bledsoe)

WARD v. FSC I, LLC
2016 NCBC 91 (12-02-2016)

16-CVS-274 (Johnston - McGuire)

CHESSON v. RIVES
2016 NCBC 90 (11-30-2016)

12-CVS-3382 (Davidson - Gale)

BOCHKIS v. MED. JUSTICE SERVS., INC.
2016 NCBC 89 (11-23-2016)

16-CVS-6434 (Guilford - Robinson)

HENDERSON v. MANUEL
2016 NCBC 88 (11-22-2016)

09-CVS-7254 (Guilford - Gale)

IN RE NEWBRIDGE BANCORP S'HOLDER LITIG.
2016 NCBC 87 (11-22-2016)

15-CVS-9251 (Guilford - Bledsoe)

DDM&S HOLDINGS, LLC v. DOC WATSON ENTERS., LLC
2016 NCBC 86 (11-10-2016)

14-CVS-3107 (Catawba - Robinson)

BAKER v. BOWDEN
2016 NCBC 85 (11-10-2016)

16-CVS-235 (Stokes - Robinson)

BRUNNER v. LODGE ON LAKE LURE, LLC
2016 NCBC 84 (11-03-2016)

15-CVS-221 (Rutherford - Bledsoe)

ALDRIDGE v. KIGER
2016 NCBC 83 (11-03-2016)

16-CVS-1680 (Union - Robinson)

EDISON v. ACUITY HEALTHCARE HOLDINGS, INC.
2016 NCBC 82 (11-02-2016)

15-CVS-2745 (Mecklenburg - Gale)

DANIELSON v. VERITEXT CORP. SERVS., INC.
2016 NCBC 81 (10-28-2016)

16-CVS-1393 (Johnston - Robinson)

WINDOW WORLD OF BATON ROUGE, LLC v. WINDOW WORLD, INC.
WINDOW WORLD OF ST. LOUIS, INC. v. WINDOW WORLD, INC.
2016 NCBC 80 (10-25-2016)

15-CVS-1 & 15-CVS-2 (Wilkes - Bledsoe)

CAMACHO v. McCALLUM
2016 NCBC 79 (10-25-2016)

16-CVS-602 (Gaston - Robinson)

PLASMAN v. DECCA FURNITURE (USA), INC.
2016 NCBC 78 (10-21-2016)

12-CVS-2832 (Catawba - Bledsoe)

BLDG. CTR., INC. v. CARTER LUMBER, INC.
2016 NCBC 77 (10-21-2016)

16-CVS-4186 (Mecklenburg - McGuire)

JOHNSON & MORRIS PLLC v. ABDELBAKY & BOES, PLLC
2016 NCBC 76 (10-11-2016)

16-CVS-6151 (Wake - McGuire)

INSIGHT HEALTH CORP. v. MARQUIS DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING OF N.C., LLC
2016 NCBC 75 (10-07-2016)

14-CVS-1783 (Buncombe - Bledsoe)

CRESCENT FOODS, INC. v. EVASON PHARMACIES, INC.
2016 NCBC 74 (10-05-2016)

15-CVS-1852 (Wayne - McGuire)

CRESCENT FOODS, INC. v. EVASON PHARMACIES, INC.
2016 NCBC 73 (10-05-2016)

15-CVS-1852 (Wayne - McGuire)

WHITE v. HYDE
2016 NCBC 72 (10-04-2016)

16-CVS-1330 (Buncombe - Robinson)

POULOS v. POULOS
2016 NCBC 71 (09-26-2016)

15-CVS-1116 (Cumberland - McGuire)

NEXT ADVISOR CONTINUED, INC. v. LENDINGTREE, INC.
2016 NCBC 70 (09-16-2016)

15-CVS-20775 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

BOYD v. AVELLO
2016 NCBC 69 (09-16-2016)

15-CVS-8534 (Mecklenburg - Robinson)

GAY v. PEOPLES BANK
2016 NCBC 68 (09-16-2016)

13-CVS-383 (Lincoln - Bledsoe)

GILLESPIE v. MAJESTIC TRANSP., INC.
2016 NCBC 67 (09-09-2016)

16-CVS-324 (Cabarrus - McGuire)

BIG LEAGUE ANALYSIS, LLC v. OFFICE OF THE COMM'R OF BASEBALL
2016 NCBC 66 (08-29-2016)

15-CVS-16800 (Wake - McGuire)

TSG FINISHING LLC v. BOLLINGER
2016 NCBC 65 (08-26-2016)

14-CVS-104 (Catawba - Robinson)

LEVIN v. JACOBSON
2016 NCBC 64 (08-25-2016)

10-CVS-12062 (Wake - Bledsoe)

SERAPH GARRISON, LLC v. GARRISON
2016 NCBC 63 (08-24-2016)

11-CVS-14182 (Mecklenburg - Robinson)

SED HOLDINGS, LLC v. 3 STAR PROPS., LLC
2016 NCBC 62 (08-23-2016)

14-CVS-5766 (Durham - Robinson)

SE. AUTO., INC. v. GENUINE PARTS CO.
2016 NCBC 61 (08-17-2016)

16-CVS-1186 (Cumberland - Gale)

RICHARDSON v. KELLAR
2016 NCBC 60 (08-02-2016)

16-CVS-1126 (Gaston - McGuire)

SANDHILLS HOME CARE, L.L.C. v. COMPANION HOME CARE - UNIMED, INC.
2016 NCBC 59 (08-01-2016)

15-CVS-3329 (Robeson - McGuire)

AP ATL., INC. v. CRESCENT UNIV. CITY VENTURE, LLC
2016 NCBC 58 (07-28-2016)

15-CVS-14745 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

IN RE SE. EYE CTR. (CCSEA v. MATTHEWS)
2016 NCBC 57 (07-22-2016)

15-CVS-1648 (Wake - Bledsoe)

BRADY v. VAN VLAANDEREN
2016 NCBC 56 (07-21-2016)

12-CVS-7552 (Cumberland - Gale)

HARDIN v. LEWIS
2016 NCBC 55 (07-21-2016)

15-CVS-3899 (Cumberland - McGuire)

USA TROUSER, S.A. DE C.V. v. WILLIAMS
2016 NCBC 54 (07-21-2016)

14-CVS-790 (Guilford - Gale)

COLEY v. ITS THUNDERTIME LLC
2016 NCBC 53 (07-15-2016)

16-CVS-3019 (Wake - McGuire)

XPO LOGISTICS, INC. v. ANIS
2016 NCBC 52 (07-12-2016)

16-CVS-10677 (Mecklenburg - Gale)

FOSTER BIODEVICE, LLC v. CANTRELL
2016 NCBC 51 (07-11-2016)

15-CVS-3729 (Guilford - Robinson)

CAMPBELL OIL CO. v. AMERIGAS PROPANE, LP
2016 NCBC 50 (07-08-2016)

13-CVS-468 (Bladen - McGuire)

TONG v. DUNN
POWELL v. DUNN
2016 NCBC 49 (07-08-2016)

11-CVS-1522 & 13-CVS-1318 (Orange - Gale)

PLASMAN v. DECCA FURNITURE (USA), INC.
2016 NCBC 48 (07-07-2016)

12-CVS-2832 (Catawba - Bledsoe)

N.C. ACUPUNCTURE LICENSING BD. v. N.C. BD. OF PHYSICAL THERAPY EXAM'RS
2016 NCBC 47 (06-24-2016)

15-CVS-12012 (Wake - Bledsoe)

VESTLYN BMP, LLC v. BALSAM MOUNTAIN GRP., LLC
2016 NCBC 46 (06-20-2016)

15-CVS-36 (Jackson - McGuire)

FID. BANK v. N.C. DEP'T OF REVENUE
2016 NCBC 45 (06-20-2016)

10-CVS-3405 & 15-CVS-11311 (Wake - Bledsoe)

RCJJ, LLC v. RCWIL ENTERS., LLC
2016 NCBC 44 (06-20-2016)

14-CVS-3392 (New Hanover - McGuire)

SITELINK SOFTWARE, LLC v. RED NOVA LABS, INC.
2016 NCBC 43 (06-14-2016)

14-CVS-9922 (Wake - Gale)

DEGORTER v. CAPITOL WEALTH, INC.
2016 NCBC 42 (05-31-2016)

10-CVS-20825 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

BREWSTER v. POWELL BAIL BONDING, INC.
2016 NCBC 41 (05-24-2016)

16-CVS-274 (New Hanover - McGuire)

WELCH v. B&B REALTY INVS., LLC
2016 NCBC 40 (05-13-2016)

16-CVS-7562 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

PREMIER, INC. v. PETERSON
2016 NCBC 39 (05-13-2016)

11-CVS-1054 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

HOPKINS v. MWR MGMT. CO.
2016 NCBC 38 (05-13-2016)

15-CVS-697 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

NAT'L SURGERY CTR. HOLDINGS, INC. v. SURGICAL INST. OF VIEWPOINT, LLC
2016 NCBC 37 (05-12-2016)

16-CVS-1003 (Catawba - Bledsoe)

WORTMAN v. HUTAFF
2016 NCBC 36 (05-11-2016)

15-CVS-1735 (Union - Gale)

BANYAN MEZZANINE FUND II, LP v. ROWE
2016 NCBC 35 (05-10-2016)

16-CVS-3701 (Wake - McGuire)

BB&T BOLI PLAN TR. v. MASS. MUT. LIFE INS. CO.
2016 NCBC 34 (04-29-2016)

09-CVS-4007 & 15-CVS-2638 (Forsyth - Bledsoe)

BURDEN v. DUNSON
2016 NCBC 33 (04-27-2016)

14-CVS-340 (Wayne - McGuire)

DILLARD/GOLDSBORO ALUMNI & FRIENDS, INC. v. SMITH
2016 NCBC 32 (04-27-2016)

14-CVS-59 (Wayne - McGuire)

N.C. ACUPUNCTURE LICENSING BD. v. N.C. BD. OF PHYSICAL THERAPY EXAM'RS
2016 NCBC 31 (04-26-2016)

15-CVS-12012 (Wake - Bledsoe)

KORNEGAY FAMILY FARMS, LLC v. CROSS CREEK SEED, INC.
2016 NCBC 30 (04-20-2016)

15-CVS-1646 (Johnston - Gale)

BROADNAX v. ASSOCIATED CAB & TRANSP., INC.
2016 NCBC 29 (04-12-2016)

15-CVS-8430 (Wake - McGuire)

SIMPLY THE BEST MOVERS, LLC v. MARRINS' MOVING SYS., LTD.
2016 NCBC 28 (04-06-2016)

15-CVS-7065 (Wake - McGuire)

SURRATT v. BROWN
2016 NCBC 27 (04-01-2016)

15-CVS-1551 (Forsyth - Gale)

TAIDOC TECH. CORP. v. OK BIOTECH CO., LTD.
2016 NCBC 26 (03-28-2016)

12-CVS-20909 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

O'BRIEN v. TCG CONSULTING PARTNERS, LLC
2016 NCBC 25 (03-23-2016)

15-CVS-20339 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

BENNETT v. COMMERCIAL COLL. OF ASHEBORO, INC.
2016 NCBC 24 (03-22-2016)

15-CVS-7444 (Guilford - Bledsoe)

ALLSCRIPTS HEALTHCARE, LLC v. ETRANSMEDIA TECH., INC.
2016 NCBC 23 (03-17-2016)

14-CVS-11860 (Wake - McGuire)

FISKE v. KIEFFER
2016 NCBC 22 (03-09-2016)

15-CVS-11575 (Mecklenburg - McGuire)

HEFNER v. MISSION HOSP., INC.
2016 NCBC 21 (02-29-2016)

12-CVS-3088 (Buncombe - Gale)

PLASMAN v. DECCA FURNITURE (USA), INC.
2016 NCBC 20 (02-26-2016)

12-CVS-2832 (Catawba - Bledsoe)

VELOCITY SOLS., INC. v. BSG, LLC
2016 NCBC 19 (02-22-2016)

15-CVS-1059 (New Hanover - Gale)

MITCHELL, BREWER, RICHARDSON, ADAMS, BURGE & BOUGHMAN, PLLC v. BREWER
2016 NCBC 18 (02-19-2016)

06-CVS-6091 (Cumberland - Jolly)

ROUNDPOINT MORTG. CO. v. FLOREZ
2016 NCBC 17 (02-18-2016)

13-CVS-8803 (Mecklenburg - Gale)

KINGSDOWN, INC. v. HINSHAW
2016 NCBC 16 (02-17-2016)

14-CVS-1701 (Alamance - Bledsoe)

AMERIGAS PROPANE, L.P. v. COFFEY
2016 NCBC 15 (02-17-2016)

14-CVS-376 (Madison - Bledsoe)

CORWIN v. BRITISH AM. TOBACCO P.L.C.
2016 NCBC 14 (02-17-2016)

14-CVS-8130 (Guilford - Gale)

STROUGO v. N. STATE BANCORP
2016 NCBC 13 (02-16-2016)

15-CVS-14696 (Wake - Gale)

FISKE v. KIEFFER
2016 NCBC 12 (02-16-2016)

15-CVS-11575 (Mecklenburg - McGuire)

COMPOSITE FABRICS OF AM., LLC v. EDGE STRUCTURAL COMPOSITES, INC.
2016 NCBC 11 (02-05-2016)

15-CVS-453 (Alexander - Gale)

PROTECTIVE LIFE INS. CO. v. NATIONSCREDIT FIN. SERVS. CORP.
2016 NCBC 10 (02-02-2016)

15-CVS-6885 (Mecklenburg - McGuire)

RAY LACKEY ENTERS., INC. v. VILL. INN LAKESIDE, INC.
2016 NCBC 9 (01-29-2016)

14-CVS-2599 (Iredell - Bledsoe)

RAUL v. BURKE
2016 NCBC 8 (01-28-2016)

15-CVS-16703 (Mecklenburg - Gale)

KRAWIEC v. MANLY
2016 NCBC 7 (01-22-2016)

15-CVS-1927 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

HILCO TRANSP., INC. v. ATKINS
2016 NCBC 6 (01-15-2016)

14-CVS-8677 (Guilford - Gale)

CAMPBELL OIL CO. v. AMERIGAS PROPANE, LP
2016 NCBC 5 (01-15-2016)

13-CVS-468 (Bladen - McGuire)

McCARTHY v. HAMPTON
2016 NCBC 4 (01-07-2016)

14-CVS-1173 (Vance - McGuire)

FOREST2MARKET, INC. v. ARCOGENT, INC.
2016 NCBC 3 (01-05-2016)

15-CVS-9547 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

SCA-BLUE RIDGE, LLC v. WAKEMED
2016 NCBC 2 (01-04-2016)

13-CVS-2470 (Wake - McGuire)

TALISMAN SOFTWARE, SYS. & SERVS., INC. v. ATKINS
2016 NCBC 1 (01-04-2016)

14-CVS-5834 (Durham - McGuire)

 

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