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Alaska SC says company looking to make outdoors smartphone entitled to nominal damages

Jessica Karmasek Apr. 17, 2017, 2:27pm

The state’s high court, in a ruling last month, concluded the state’s Third District Superior Court erred in granting defendant Trimble Navigation Limited a judgment notwithstanding the verdict but said the lower court was correct in concluding that plaintiff Recreational Data Services Inc. failed to prove any amount of lost profits to a reasonable certainty.

Alaska Supreme Court decision upholds Fairbanks hotel defamation case

Tabitha Fleming Apr. 10, 2017, 11:52am

JUNEAU, Alaska. (Legal Newsline) – The Alaska Supreme Court handed down a decision March 17 affirming the rulings of a lower court in a case that involved a hotel and a tour company.

Alaska high court rules jury trial should have been awarded in stolen prescription case

Laura Halleman Apr. 7, 2017, 12:25pm

An elderly woman whose jewelry and prescription medication was stolen after hiring an in-home care company had her case heard on appeal by the Alaska Supreme Court, who annulled the superior court’s decision and remanded the case back to the lower court for further proceedings.