Georgia

Law Firms

Law firm claims its First Amendment rights were violated when judge banned its nursing home ad

Legal Ethics

If your husband tells you he regained his law license, check it out, Georgia lawyer learns

White-Collar Crime

Lawyer who stole from clients gets 46-month max; ex-clients say it isn’t enough prison time

Trials & Litigation

Grandstanding motions could bring sanctions, judge warns in suit over lawyer ‘conflictineering’

Law Schools

Suit claims law dean’s email was hacked

Copyright Law

Fastcase improperly used electronic files and data, Casemaker says in new copyright suit salvo

Criminal Justice

Former BigLaw lawyer is accused of stealing $2M from elderly client in sham real-estate transaction

Cybersecurity

Former State Department employee gets nearly 5 years in ‘international sextortion campaign’

Trials & Litigation

Lawyers who pointed out judge’s ex parte courtroom chat say fee for recordings just shot up

Judiciary

Changing to daylight savings time on courthouse clock ‘a tough climb’

Legal Ethics

Lawyer in sex-tape case ordered to pay $198K for unnecessary litigation

Sentencing / Post-Conviction

Jury awards $175K in false imprisonment case against private probation company

Criminal Justice

Former law firm managing partner is indicted for alleged $20M embezzlement

Privacy Law

Judge allows suit against lawyers for client’s secret video of Waffle House chairman

Trials & Litigation

Casemaker agrees state law isn’t copyrightable, won’t defend Fastcase suit

Criminal Procedure

Accused killer can’t be retried after judge’s mistaken mistrial ruling, state high court says

Trials & Litigation

Fastcase sues Casemaker for takedown demand, says Georgia administrative rules can’t be copyrighted

Labor & Employment

Lawyer faces false imprisonment charge over firing of worker

Judiciary

Georgia judge under investigation for racial slur retires

Criminal Justice

Feds indict 51 people in scams run from Georgia prison