• MCClendon v. Harper et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-05-14
    Practice Area: Employment Litigation
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Hodges
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Steven Leibel, Paul Menair, (Steven Leibel, PC), Cumming, For Appellant.
    for defendant: Lara Percifield, (Superior Court of Fulton County), Atlanta, Walter McClelland, (Mabry & McClelland LLP), Atlanta, For appellee.

    Case Number: A18A2075

    Court Affirms Grant of Summary Judgment to Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority and Its Employees Upon Concluding That Plaintiff Had Failed to Support Claims with Evidence of Wrongdoing

  • Cobb Hospital, Inc. d/b/a Wellstar Cobb Hospital et al. v. Georgia Department of Community Health et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-05-13
    Practice Area: Health Care Law
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Hodges
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Armando Basarrate, Elizabeth Kitchens, David Darden, (Parker Hudson Rainer & Dobbs, LLP), Atlanta, David Conley, Robert Ingram, (Moore, Ingram, Johnson & Steele), Marietta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Isaac Byrd, Christopher Carr, (Attorney General), Atlanta, Roxana Tatman, Rachel King, Frank Berry, (Department of Community Health), Atlanta, Daniel Walsh, (Department of Law, State of Georgia), Atlanta, Forrest Pearce, (Ray and Gregory, LLC), Atlanta, Monica Sullivan, Department Of Law), Atlanta, Robert Threlkeld, Elliott Coward, (Morris Manning & Martin, LLP), Atlanta, For Appellee.

    Case Number: A18A2009

    Court denies hospital's challenge to a certificate of need determination for a new health facility.

  • State v. Perry

    Publication Date: 2019-05-06
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law | Criminal Law
    Industry: Automotive
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Hodges
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Donald Donovan, Anthony Williams, Alexandria Clark, (Paulding Judicial Circuit District Attorney's Office), Dallas, for appellant.
    for defendant: Mason Rountree, (Rountree Law Firm), Dallas, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A2110

    Be-On-Lookout Warning Provided Objective, Reasonably Articulable Suspicion Warranting Traffic Stop of Vehicle

  • Nash v. Reed

    Publication Date: 2019-05-01
    Practice Area: Motor Vehicle Torts
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Hodges
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jennifer Little, David Fried, Matthew Kahn, (Fried & Bonder, LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: William Gray, (Law Office of Dan J. Colley), Duluth, for appellee. Matthew Ashby, (Savell & Williams, LLP), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A1707

    Court Affirms in Part and Reverses in Part Trial Court's Handling of Summary Judgment in Dispute Between Jogger and Driver Who Struck Driver

  • Walker v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-04-12
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Hodges
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: John Kraus, (Attorney at Law), Jonesboro, for appellant.
    for defendant: Tracy Lawson, Elizabeth Rosenwasser, (Clayton County District Attorney), Jonesboro, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A2084

    Trial Court Did Not Err in Failing to Give Unrequested Charges on Unindicted Alternate Offenses\

  • Elmore v. Clay, et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-03-08
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Hodges
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Bryan Villarreal, (Attorney at Law), Cedartown, for appellant.
    for defendant: Vickey Atkins, (Attorney at Law), Rockmart, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1524

    Court Vacates Trial Court Order Granting Visitation to Grandparents Where Trial Court Failed to State Legal Basis for Compelling Visitation and Evidence Suggested That Child Was Not Being Held Kept from Grandparents

  • Preferred Women's Healthcare, LLC et al. v. Sain et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-02-14
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Medical Malpractice
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Hodges
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Leslie Cline, Daniel Huff, Randolph Powell, (Huff, Powell & Bailey LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Roy Barnes, John Bevis, Mark Meliski, (The Barnes Law Group), Marietta, for appellee. Jennifer Viel, Matthew Coles, (Coles Barton, LLP), Lawrenceville, Shaun Daugherty, (Freeman Mathis & Gary), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A1544

    Defendant cannot be added to medical malpractice action after expiration of 5-year statute of repose