Unvested Shares Are Not Wages Under MWPCL

Hillary J. Kunda v. C.R. Bard, Inc., No. 09-1809 (4 th

Cir. Dec. 23, 2011).

GREGORY, Circuit Judge:


Dismissal of Action After Removal From State Court

Willie D. Bullock v. Janet Napolitano, Sec’y, U.S. Dep’t of Homeland Security, No. 10-1222 (4 th Cir. Jan. 23, 2012).

On January 23, 2012, the Fourth Circuit (in a rare published opinion) affirmed dismissal of a Title VII claim for lack of jurisdiction because it had been first filed in state court and then removed to federal court.

From the majority (Judge Paul Niemeyer writing for himself and Judge George Agee):

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