Marion v. Bryn Mawr Trust Co.

Decision Date05 October 2021
Docket NumberNo. 311 MAL 2021,311 MAL 2021
Parties David H. MARION, Receiver for Bentley Financial Services, Inc. and Entrust Group, Respondent v. BRYN MAWR TRUST COMPANY, Petitioner
CourtPennsylvania Supreme Court
ORDER

PER CURIAM.

AND NOW, this 5th day of October 2021, the Petition for Allowance of Appeal is GRANTED, LIMITED TO the issue set forth below. Allowance of appeal is denied as to the remaining issue. The issue to be considered on appeal, as stated by petitioner, is:

Whether the Superior Court erred when it: (a) recognized a novel cause of action for aiding and abetting fraud; (b) held that actual knowledge is not required to satisfy the elements of the tort; and (c) failed to recognize that the jury's no-liability finding necessarily barred relief[?]

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  • Marion v. Bryn Mawr Trust Co.
    • United States
    • Pennsylvania Supreme Court
    • 19 January 2023
    ...of the tort; and (c) failed to recognize that the jury's no-liability finding necessarily barred relief[?]" Marion v. Bryn Mawr Tr. Co. , 264 A.3d 336 (Pa. 2021) (per curiam) (alteration in original).2 Because this issue raises pure questions of law, our standard of review is de novo and ou......
  • Marion v. Bryn Mawr Tr. Co.
    • United States
    • Pennsylvania Supreme Court
    • 19 January 2023
    ...'the jury's no-liability finding necessarily barred relief' on any aiding-and-abetting claim." Appellant's Reply Brief at 3, quoting Marion, 264 A.3d 336. It "[t]he only way for this Court to decide [this] question is to determine whether the Superior Court's ruling overturning the no-liabi......

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