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The City of Moorhead v. Bridge Company, et al.

Docket No. 20140431
Oral Argument: Monday, April 13, 2015 10:45am

Docket Info

Title
The City of Moorhead, a political
subdivision of the State of Minnesota, Plaintiff and Appellee
v.
Bridge Company, Defendant and Appellant
and
The City of Fargo, a political
subdivision of the State of North Dakota, Defendant and Appellee
Case Type
CIVIL APPEAL : CONTRACTS
Appeal From
Case No. 2013-CV-01502
East Central Judicial District, Cass County
Frank L. Racek
2015 ND 189867 N.W.2d 339
Oral Argument 4/13/2015

Highlight

A franchise is a contract subject to the general rules of contract interpretation.
A fleeting reference in a brief to an unpled claim is insufficient to properly raise an issue for consideration.


Briefs

Filing Date Description
01/26/2015 APPELLANT BRIEF View
02/25/2015 APPELLEE BRIEF View
03/06/2015 APPELLEE BRIEF (PDF)(City of Moorhead)(non-substantive correction to brief signed 3-9-15) View
03/18/2015 REPLY BRIEF

Counsel

Party Type Name
APPELLEE PRIVATE PRACTICE Ronald H McLean - 03260
APPELLEE PRIVATE PRACTICE Peter William Zuger - 06282
APPELLANT PRIVATE PRACTICE Steven Kent Aakre - 03780
APPELLANT PRIVATE PRACTICE Bruce A Schoenwald - 03900
APPELLEE PRIVATE PRACTICE Andrew Davis Cook - 06278
APPELLANT PRIVATE PRACTICE Randolph E Stefanson - 02643
APPELLEE PRIVATE PRACTICE Michael Dan Nelson - 03457

(Note: Attachments may not be available for recently filed cases and/or confidential documents.)

Seq. # Filing Date Description Attachment
1 12/05/2014 NOTICE OF APPEAL : 12/05/2014
2 12/05/2014 ORDER FOR TRANSCRIPT : 12/11/2014
3 12/08/2014 Rec'd $125 filing fee (receipt #23314)
4 12/10/2014 NOT. OF FILING NOT. OF APPEAL AND PROOF OF SERV.
5 12/10/2014 Notice served on R. Stefanson,S. Aakre,B. Schoenwald,R. McLean,M.Nelson,S. Wear
6 12/16/2014 ELECTRONIC TRANSCRIPT DATED AUGUST 12, 2014 & C.O.S. (Electronic Only)
7 12/24/2014 MOTION FOR Remand, Nunc Pro Tunc,
8 12/24/2014 E-FILED MOTION
9 12/26/2014 ACTION BY ACTING CHIEF JUSTICE SANDSTROM (remand granted, not nunc pro tunc) - Granted
10 12/26/2014 ORDER OF REMAND
11 12/31/2014 Remand Complete per Cass County Clerk's Office
12 01/08/2015 ELEC. RECORD ON APPEAL DATED January 8, 2015 (ENTRY NOS.1-285)
13 01/09/2015 1st ELEC. SUPP. RECORD ON APPEAL DATED JANUARY 9, 2015 (ENTRY NOS.1-289)
14 01/26/2015 APPELLANT BRIEF View
15 01/26/2015 DISK (ATB)
16 01/26/2015 APPELLANT APPENDIX
17 01/30/2015 Rcv'd non-substantive corrections to ATB
18 02/06/2015 MOT. EXT/TIME APPELLEE BRIEF (City of Moorhead)
19 02/06/2015 E-FILED MOTION
20 02/06/2015 ACTION BY CLERK - Granted : 03/16/2015
21 02/19/2015 ELEC. 2ND SUPP. RECORD ON APPEAL DATED FEBRUARY 18, 2015 (ENTRY NOS.290-328)
22 02/25/2015 APPELLEE BRIEF View
23 02/25/2015 E-FILED BRIEF
24 02/25/2015 APPELLEE APPENDIX
25 02/25/2015 E-FILED APPENDIX
26 02/27/2015 Rec'd $25 e-filing surcharge for AEB (receipt #23470)
27 03/05/2015 Rec'd 7 copies of AEB and 6 copies of AEA from Central Duplicaating
28 03/06/2015 APPELLEE BRIEF (PDF)(City of Moorhead)(non-substantive correction to brief signed 3-9-15) View
29 03/06/2015 E-FILED BRIEF (PDF)
30 03/09/2015 Rcv'd non-substantive corrections to AEB (City of Moorhead)(para #s)
31 03/09/2015 Rcv'd $25 e-filing surcharge for AEB (receipt #23487)
32 03/11/2015 Rcv'd 7 copies of AEB from CSD
33 03/16/2015 NOTICE OF ORAL ARGUMENT SENT
34 03/19/2015 MOTION to file a revised reply brief to replace one that has been mailed but not yet filed
35 03/20/2015 ACTION BY CLERK - Granted
36 03/18/2015 REPLY BRIEF
37 03/18/2015 DISK (RYB) (U.S. Mail) (CD-ROM)
38 04/13/2015 APPEARANCES: Bruce A. Schoenwald; Ronald H. McLean; Andrew Cook
39 04/13/2015 ARGUED: Bruce A. Schoenwald; Ronald H. McLean; Andrew Cook
40 04/13/2015 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST
41 07/30/2015 DISPOSITION
42 07/30/2015 UNANIMOUS OPINION : Sandstrom, Dale V. View
43 07/30/2015 Costs on appeal taxed in favor of Appellees The City of Moorhead and The City of Fargo
44 07/31/2015 Judgment Sent to Parties
45 08/25/2015 MANDATE