Georgia

Copyright Law

Georgia sues Carl Malamud group, calls publishing state’s annotated code of laws online unlawful

Trials & Litigation

Ex-partner awarded $550K in law firm dispute loses appeal; firm says he now owes $200K

Trials & Litigation

Suit by former Glock general counsel claims outside lawyers, company founder tried to ruin him

Business of Law

Paid $650K in bonuses, 2 lawyers formed new firm and ‘wiped out’ senior lawyer, suit says

Business of Law

Once-mighty real estate boutique files for bankruptcy, a year after claimed $30M embezzlement

Trials & Litigation

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