From our private database of 30,900+ case briefs...
First National Bank of Omaha v. Omaha National Bank
Supreme Court of Nebraska
214 N.W.2d 483 (1974)
Omaha National Bank (ONB) (defendant), the tenant of a 50-year lease, stopped paying rent, taxes, and insurance on the rented premises, which the tenant was required to do under the terms of the lease. The lease did not contain an acceleration clause. First National Bank of Omaha (FNBO) (plaintiff), the landlord, sued. FNBO was awarded money damages that had accrued up to the date of the judgment. ONB continued to withhold payment, and a few months later, FNBO sued again to recover damages incurred since the original judgment. The trial court entered judgment for the newly accrued damages, retained jurisdiction over the matter, and held that the court’s judgment “shall mature and become effective as to each unmatured installment of rent, taxes and insurance on the day after said installment or payments are due and execution may then issue at the instance of the [landlord] to satisfy the same.” ONB appealed, arguing that the trial court lacked jurisdiction to enter a judgment for future sums that a tenant will owe to a landlord.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (McCown, J.)
What to do next…
Unlock this case brief with a free (no-commitment) trial membership of Quimbee.
You’ll be in good company: Quimbee is one of the most widely used and trusted sites for law students, serving more than 551,000 law students since 2011. Some law schools—such as Yale, Berkeley, and Northwestern—even subscribe directly to Quimbee for all their law students.Unlock this case briefRead our student testimonials
Learn more about Quimbee’s unique (and proven) approach to achieving great grades at law school.
Quimbee is a company hell-bent on one thing: helping you get an “A” in every course you take in law school, so you can graduate at the top of your class and get a high-paying law job. We’re not just a study aid for law students; we’re the study aid for law students.Learn about our approachRead more about Quimbee
Here's why 551,000 law students have relied on our case briefs:
- Written by law professors and practitioners, not other law students. 30,900 briefs, keyed to 984 casebooks. Top-notch customer support.
- The right amount of information, includes the facts, issues, rule of law, holding and reasoning, and any concurrences and dissents.
- Access in your classes, works on your mobile and tablet. Massive library of related video lessons and high quality multiple-choice questions.
- Easy to use, uniform format for every case brief. Written in plain English, not in legalese. Our briefs summarize and simplify; they don’t just repeat the court’s language.