Georgia

Trials & Litigation

Law firm sues Vegas casino for refund of $3.4M they say partner transfered for gambling

Trials & Litigation

Jury awards $2.2M to 2 workers who sued over DNA tests to ID ‘devious defecator’

Legal Ethics

Lawyers disqualified from suit after claims they schemed with client to make secret sex video

Criminal Justice

Murder charge is dropped against woman accused of buying drug online to end her pregnancy

Constitutional Law

11th Circuit OKs in-cell trial of defendant who said he would come to court ‘kicking and screaming’

Constitutional Law

As man’s YouTube post helps clarify, it’s legal to carry a loaded assault rifle at Atlanta’s airport

Media & Communications Law

Atlanta lawyer sues after his patent is featured in ‘stupid patent of the month’ blog post

Privacy Law

Employer’s search for ‘devious defecator’ backfires after suspects sue under genetic privacy law

Court Security

Authorities investigate pill found at bottom of judge’s water glass

Animal Law

Charges dropped against military veteran who smashed car window to rescue dog

Evidence

Bicyclist’s helmet cam video persuades police officer to ticket driver in road-rage incident

Trials & Litigation

Insurers seek $47M from 2 men convicted in airline billing-fraud scheme

Tort Law

Fiat Chrysler seeks new trial in boy’s fiery crash death after $150M damages award

Evidence

11th Circuit nixes lawyer’s work-product claim, says he must produce documents to client’s creditor

Careers

Lawyer uses $200K in legal fees to make movie about trial win in nursing home med-mal case

Trials & Litigation

Litigant’s F-word filing tells ‘geezer’ judge just what she thinks of his ‘blah, blah, blah’ finding

Court Security

Courtroom incident shows why 6 security officers are needed at sentencings, lawman says

Family Law

Sperm donor didn’t have touted degrees and ‘impressive health history,’ suit says

Business of Law

Robins Kaplan to close Atlanta office; firm is ‘working on a transition plan’ for 12 lawyers

Trials & Litigation

Federal prosecutor and ATF agent sidelined after affair comes to light; 3 new trials granted so far