• Gille v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-10-14
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Chief Judge McFadden
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Chase Studstill, (Georgia Public Defender Council), Tifton, for appellant.
    for defendant: Clifford Bowden, (District Attorney), Tifton, Zachary Register, (Tifton Judicial Circuit), Tifton, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0984

    Court affirms denial of motion for a directed verdict from defendant who was convicted of misdemeanor obstruction of police officers

  • Clouthier v. The Medical Center of Central Georgia, Inc.

    Publication Date: 2019-10-14
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Charles Gower, Charles Gower, (Attorney at Law), Columbus, Miranda Brash, Shaun O'Hara, (Charles A. Gower PC), Columbus, William Noland, (Noland Law Firm, LLC), Macon, Michael Terry, Michael Baumrind, Frank Lowrey, (Bondurant Mixson & Elmore), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Roy Meeks, Amanda Speier, (Taylor English Duma LLP), Atlanta, for appellee. Jason Bring, (Arnall, Golden, Gregory), Atlanta, for AM.

    Case Number: A19A0848

    Court reverses dismissal of complaint for fraud, negligent misrepresentation, and RICO Act violations relating to a hospital lien

  • ALA Construction Services, LLC v. Controlled Access, Inc.

    Publication Date: 2019-10-14
    Practice Area: Contracts
    Industry: Construction
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Phipps
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: James Creasy, (The Law Offices of James K. Creasy, LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Eric Van De Water, (Isenberg & Hewitt), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0923

    Court reverses summary judgment order on a mechanic's lien because material supplier did not follow statutory notice provisions.

  • Haesun Park-Poaps v. Poaps

    Publication Date: 2019-10-14
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Barnes
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Eric Ballinger, (Attorney at Law), Canton, for appellant.
    for defendant: Sally Fox, Bridget Cardinale, (Fox Legal, LLC), Decatur, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A2032

    Family Law Court's Pro-Rata Division of Costs of Children's Extracurricular Activities Required Written Findings

  • Turner v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-10-11
    Practice Area: Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Phipps
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Tradd Bosch, (Northern Judicial Circuit Public Defender's Office), Royston, for appellant.
    for defendant: David White, (District Attorney), Hartwell, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A1028

    Trial Court Properly Denied DUI Defendant's Motion to Suppress Results of Tests Performed During a Roadblock

  • The State v. Huffman

    Publication Date: 2019-10-11
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Phipps
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: George Hartwig, Brian Granger, (Houston County Office of the District Attorney), Perry, for appellant.
    for defendant: Angela Coggins, Kindall Browning, (Houston County Public Defender's Office), Perry, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A1601

    Court reverses order that had granted defendant's motion to dismiss the State's petition seeking to revoke her probation

  • Miller v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-10-11
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Dillard
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Stanley Schoolcraft, (Circuit Public Defender's Office), McDonough, for appellant.
    for defendant: Elizabeth Baker, John Fowler, Tracy Lawson, (Clayton County District Attorney), Jonesboro, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A0990

    It Is Up to a Jury to Resolve Any Inconsistencies in Descriptions of a Criminal in a Warrant

  • TMX Finance, LLC et al. v. Goldsmith et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-10-11
    Practice Area: Business Torts | Contracts
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Barnes
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Robert D'Cruz, (Baker Hostetler), Atlanta, Anthony Decinque, (United States Department of Justice Richard B. Russell Federal Building), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: William Hunter, Inman Hodges, George Major, (Oliver Maner, LLP), Savannah, Jeffrey Harris, Stephen Lowry, Yvonne Godfrey, (Harris Lowry Manton LLP), Savannah, for appellee. Kirby Mason, David Burkoff, (Hunter, MaClean, Exley & Dunn, P. C), Savannah, Billy Jones, (Jones, Osteen & Jones), Hinesville, for other party.

    Case Number: A19A0855

    Plaintiffs Who Run Hearing Aid Company Fail to State a Claim for Breach of an Option Agreement

  • City of Roswell v. Bible et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-10-10
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Employment Litigation
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Richard Gignilliat, Patrick Lail, Timothy Boughey, (Elarbee Thompson Sapp & Wilson LLP), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Mary Ellen Conner, Michael Fistel, (Johnson Fistel, LLP), Marietta, William Stone, (Johnson Fistel, LLP), Atlanta, David Weisz, (The Shaul Law Firm, PC), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A1310

    Possibility That Different Defenses Might Be Raised Against Particular Class Members Did Not Compel Finding That Individual Issues Predominated Over Common Issues

  • Chambers v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-10-10
    Practice Area: Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Dillard
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: John Donnelly, (Western Circuit Public Defender's Office), Athens, for appellant.
    for defendant: Kenneth Mauldin, Brian Patterson, (District Attorney), Athens, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A1117

    Trial Court Properly Admitted Into Evidence Victim's Prior Inconsistent Statement and Defendant's Prior Bad Acts