Rule 12(b)(6)


Nominal Defendant Steel Tube, Inc. (“Steel Tube”) was founded by Plaintiff W. Avalon Potts (“Potts”) and Walter Lazenby (“Lazenby”), who both served as Steel Tube’s officers and directors until Lazenby resigned in early 2015. In January 2015, Defendant Leon L. Rives, II (“Rives”) and Lazenby executed an agreement whereby Lazenby would transfer a 50% interest […]

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After Plaintiff Shelley Bandy (“Bandy”) filed her initial complaint against Defendants A Perfect Fit for You, Inc. (“Perfect Fit”), Margaret Gibson (“M. Gibson”), and Ronald Gibson (“R. Gibson”), the court appointed a receiver to manage Perfect Fit.  On December 8, 2016, the receiver filed a Motion for Clarification, requesting that the Court expand his authority […]

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As alleged in Plaintiff’s Complaint, Plaintiff Aym Technologies, LLC (“Aym”) is a North Carolina limited-liability company (“LLC”) that provides software to several industries, including the Medicaid developmental-disability (“I/DD”) industry. Defendant Rodgers is a North Carolina resident that contracted with Aym to refer software customers to Aym and, eventually, to assist Aym in identifying potential purchasers […]

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The Court evaluated several motions under a Rule 12(b)(6) standard, assuming the facts alleged by the nonmovants to be true.  On May 8, 2016, JBC Acquisition, Inc. (“JBC”), a subsidiary of Ross Environmental Services, Inc. (“Ross”), and A&D Holdings, Inc. (“A&D”) entered into a stock-purchase agreement (the “SPA”) by which JBC agreed to purchase the […]

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