• Price v. Grehofsky

    Publication Date: 2019-04-16
    Practice Area: Family Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Holle Weiss-Friedman, (Attorney At Law), Brunswick, for appellant.
    for defendant: Tamara Greyhofsky, Blacksburg, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1475

    Court Affirms Trial Court Order Denying Adoption and Termination of Parental Rights Where Stepmother Claimed Abandonment by Birth Mother but Trial Court Found Father Had Kept Child from Birth Mother

  • Evans v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-04-15
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Teri Brown, (Attorney at Law), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Keith Gammage, (Fulton County Solicitor General), Atlanta, Kenneth Kondritzer, (Attorney at Law), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1895

    Trial court is not authorized to impose special conditions on criminal sentences

  • The State v. Freeman

    Publication Date: 2019-04-12
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Oliver Browning, Jordan Stover, (Assistant District Attorney), Cedartown, for appellant.
    for defendant: David Freeman, Rockmart, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1489

    Court affirms dismissal of loitering charges on the basis of a general demurrer

  • Oconee Federal Savings and Loan Association v. Brown et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-04-08
    Practice Area: Real Estate
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: S. Malone, Gregory Taube, (Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarbrough, LLP), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: John Webb, (Attorney at Law), Stockbridge, Orion Webb, Miranda Hanley, (Smith Welch Webb & White, LLC), Stockbridge, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1963

    Homeowners Could Not Maintain Wrongful Foreclosure Action Following Maturation of Debt and Their Failure to Make Any Payments

  • Goodhart et al. v. Atlanta Gas Light Company

    Publication Date: 2019-04-05
    Practice Area: Evidence | Public Utilities | Wrongful Death
    Industry: Energy
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jeffrey Shiver, R. Campbell, Alan Hamilton, (Shiver Hamilton, LLC), Atlanta, Angela Fox, Kurt Kastorf, Darren Summerville, (The Summerville Firm, LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Alexandra Nelson, John McDonald, Russell Rogers, (Thompson Hine LLP), Atlanta, for appellee. Brantley Rowlen, Ronald Masterson, (Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith LLP), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A1965

    Gas Company Had No Duty to Ensure That Gas Connection to Appliance on Private Property Was Properly Secured

  • Hoechstetter et al. v. Pickens County et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-04-04
    Practice Area: Land Use and Planning
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: John Capo, (Attorney at Law), Jasper, for appellant.
    for defendant: Phillp Friduss, (Hall Booth Smith, PC), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A17A0565

    Court reverses denial of summary judgment that had approved a conditional land use permit

  • Lewis v. Ikner

    Publication Date: 2019-04-04
    Practice Area: Contractual Disputes
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Nathan Huff, (Cleary, West & Hawkins, LLP), Augusta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Barry Middleton, (Tisdale Law Firm), Evans, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1602

    Promissory note fails for want of consideration

  • Thompson v. The State

    Publication Date: 2019-03-25
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Eric Thompson, (Riverbend Correctional Facility), Milledgeville, for appellant.
    for defendant: Ryan Leonard, Sean Garrett, (Douglas County District Attorney's Office), Douglasville, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1862

    Removal of Improper Parole Condition Did Not Render Entire Sentence Void

  • The State v. Preston

    Publication Date: 2019-03-14
    Practice Area: Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Elizabeth Baker, Tracy Lawson, (Clayton County District Attorney's Office), Jonesboro, for appellant.
    for defendant: Alfonso Kraft, (Clayton County Public Defender's Office), Jonesboro, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1922

    No suppression of drug evidence when police had probable cause to search suspect's car

  • The Depository Trust and Clearing Corp. v. Jones

    Publication Date: 2019-02-20
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Contracts
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Emily Hancock, Richard Strickland, (Brown Readdick Bumgartner Carter Strickland & Watkins), Brunswick, for appellant.
    for defendant: Carl Varnedoe, (Jones, Osteen & Jones), Hinesville, for appellee. James Durham, (Hall Booth Smith, P.C.), Brunswick, Sterling Culpepper, (Rogers and Hardin LLP), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: A18A2051

    Shareholder states valid breach of contract and other claims against successor bank and transfer agent