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Amended Local Rules of the North Carolina Business Court    (2006)

Annual Report to the General Assembly (2013)

 

The North Carolina Business Court is a specialized forum of the North Carolina State Courts’ trial division.  Cases involving complex and significant issues of corporate and commercial law in our state are assigned by the Chief Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court to a special superior court judge who oversees resolution of all matters in the case through trial. 

 


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Raleigh
The Honorable John R. Jolly, Jr.
Chief Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
North Carolina Business Court
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:  Christina L. Rutan
E-Mail: christy.rutan@aoc.nccourts.org
Law Clerks:  Jessica Thaller-Moran and Colin McGrath
E-Mail: raleigh.clerk@aoc.nccourts.org


Charlotte

The Honorable Louis A. Bledsoe, III
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
North Carolina Business Court
832 East Fourth Street
Suite 9600
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Telephone:  704.686.0144 
Facsimile:  704.686.0336
Judicial Assistant:  Thomas W. Estes
E-mail: charlotte.info@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks:  Dorothy M. Gooding and Matthew Krueger-Andes
E-Mail: charlotte.lawclerk@ncbusinesscourt.net

Greensboro

The Honorable James L. Gale
Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases
North Carolina Business Court
211 North Greene Street 
(Enter at 201 North Greene Street)
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
Telephone:  336.334.5252  
Facsimile:  336.334.5162
Judicial Assistant:  W. Dave Moore
E-Mail: William.D.Moore@ncbusinesscourt.net
Law Clerks:  Kathleen D. Bradshaw and Lee D. Denton
E-Mail: clerk@ncbusinesscourt.net

 

 

Failure to properly and timely serve a Notice of Designation on the Chief Justice and Senior Business Court Judge will result in rejection of the Notice by the Business Court.  See N.C. Gen. Stat. § 7A-45.4(b).

Order Reassigning Cases to the Honorable Louis A. Bledsoe, III,
effective July 2, 2014


RECENT
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UNIMIN CORP. v. GALLO
2014 NCBC 43 (09/04/2014)

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2014 NCBC 42 (09/09/2014)

11-CVS-108 (Polk - Bledsoe)

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2014 NCBC 41 (09/05/2014)

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13-CVS-1037 (Cleveland - Gale)

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2014 NCBC 39 (08/29/2014)

10-CVS-8327 (Wake - Gale)

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2014 NCBC 38 (08/29/2014)

14-CVS-12010 (Mecklenburg - Bledsoe)

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2014 NCBC 37 (08/07/2014)

12-CVS-2984 (Durham - Gale)

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2014 NCBC 36 (08/06/2014)

13-CVS-10989 (Wake - Gale)

130 OF CHATHAM, LLC v. RUTHERFORD ELEC. MEMBERSHIP CORP.
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2014 NCBC 34 (07/25/2014)

13-CVS-231 (Rutherford - Bledsoe)

PARADIGM FIN. GRP., INC. v. CHURCH
2014 NCBC 33 (07/24/2014)

12-CVS-357 (Surry - Gale)

BDM INVS. v. LENHIL, INC.
2014 NCBC 32 (07/21/2014)

11-CVS-449 (Brunswick - Gale)

SCA-BLUE RIDGE, LLC v. WAKEMED
2014 NCBC 31 (07/18/2014)

13-CVS-2470 (Wake - Jolly)

EHRENHAUS v. BAKER
2014 NCBC 30 (07/16/2014)

08-CVS-22632 (Mecklenburg - Gale)

GUNN v. LAB. CORP. OF AM.
2014 NCBC 29 (07/03/2014)

13-CVS-1599 (Alamance - Gale)

SERAPH GARRISON, LLC v. GARRISON
2014 NCBC 28 (06/26/2014)

11-CVS-14182 (Mecklenburg - Murphy)

COUNTY OF CATAWBA v. FRYE REG'L MED. CTR., INC.
2014 NCBC 27 (06/26/2014)

11-CVS-2780 (Catawba - Murphy)

GOTTFRIED v. COVINGTON
2014 NCBC 26 (06/25/2014)

13-CVS-456 (Watauga - Murphy)

TIME WARNER ENTM'T ADVANCE/NEWHOUSE P'SHIP v. TOWN OF LANDIS, N.C.
2014 NCBC 25 (06/24/2014)

10-CVS-1172 (Rowan - Murphy)

CAPPS v. BLONDEAU
2014 NCBC 24 (06/17/2014)

07-CVS-16486 (Wake - Jolly)

SCHULTHEIS v. HATTERAS CAPITAL INV. MGMT., LLC
2014 NCBC 23 (06/09/2014)

14-CVS-469 (Wake - Jolly)

LANCASTER v. HAROLD K. JORDAN & CO.
2014 NCBC 22 (06/05/2014)

08-CVS-883 (New Hanover - Jolly)

GREEN GULF GRP. FZE v. NAT'L HOLDING, LLC
2014 NCBC 21 (05/28/2014)

13-CVS-11475 (Mecklenburg - Murphy)

RUTHERFORD ELEC. MEMBERSHIP CORP. v. TIME WARNER ENTM'T/ADVANCE-NEWHOUSE P'SHIP
2014 NCBC 20 (05/22/2014)

13-CVS-231 (Rutherford - Murphy)

YATES CONSTR. CO. v. BOSTIC
2014 NCBC 19 (05/12/2014)

12-CVS-977 (Rockingham - Murphy)

PHILLIPS & JORDAN, INC. v. BOSTIC
2014 NCBC 18 (05/12/2014)

11-CVS-53 (Graham - Murphy)

AM. MECH., INC. v. BOSTIC
2014 NCBC 17 (05/12/2014)

12-CVS-1384 (Randolph - Murphy)

PARADIGM FIN. GRP., INC. v. CHURCH
2014 NCBC 16 (05/07/2014)

12-CVS-357 (Surry - Gale)

HERON BAY ACQUISITION, LLC v. UNITED METAL FINISHING, INC.
2014 NCBC 15 (05/07/2014)

12-CVS-5505 (Guilford - Gale)

SILVERDEER, LLC v. BERTON
2014 NCBC 14 (05/07/2014)

11-CVS-3539 (Wake - Jolly)

KRIEGER v. JOHNSON
2014 NCBC 13 (04/30/2014)

12-CVS-13727 (Mecklenburg - Jolly)

CARTER v. CLEMENTS WALKER PLLC
2014 NCBC 12 (04/30/2014)

08-CVS-4333 (Mecklenburg - Gale)

N. CAROLINA STATE BAR v. LIENGUARD, INC.
2014 NCBC 11 (04/04/14)

11-CVS-7288 (Wake - Gale)

COLD SPRINGS VENTURES, LLC v. GILEAD SCIS., INC.
2014 NCBC 10 (03/26/2014)

14-CVS-1873 (Durham - Jolly)

LEGALZOOM.COM, INC. v. N. CAROLINA STATE BAR
2014 NCBC 9 (03/24/2014)

11-CVS-15111 (Wake - Gale)

RED FOX FUTURE, LLC v. HOLBROOKS
2014 NCBC 8 (03/24/2014)

11-CVS-108 (Polk - Murphy)

OUT OF THE BOX DEVS., LLC v. LOGICBIT CORP.
2014 NCBC 7 (03/20/2014)

10-CVS-8327 (Wake - Gale)

BDM INVS. v. LENHIL, INC.
2014 NCBC 6 (03/20/2014)

11-CVS-449 (Brunswick - Gale)

SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS INT'L LTD. v. BRONWEN ENERGY TRADING, LTD.
2014 NCBC 5 (02/26/2014)

08-CVS-9450 (Mecklenburg - Murphy)

AMERIGAS PROPANE, LP v. COFFEY
2014 NCBC 4 (02/11/2014)

13-CVS-11778 (Wake - Jolly)

POWELL v. DUNN
2014 NCBC 3 (01/28/2014)

13-CVS-1318 (Orange - Gale)

JACOBSON v. WALSH
2014 NCBC 2 (01/22/2014)

10-CVS-9619 (Mecklenburg - Murphy)

CARTER v. CLEMENTS WALKER PLLC
2014 NCBC 1 (01/10/2014)

08-CVS-4333 (Mecklenburg - Gale)

 

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