• Bowden et al. v. The Medical Center, Inc.

    Publication Date: 2020-08-05
    Practice Area: Class Actions | Health Care Law
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: Georgia Supreme Court
    Judge: Chief Justice Melton
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Frank Mitchell Lowrey, Michael Rosen Baumrind, Michael Brian Terry, (Bondurant Mixson & Elmore LLP), Atlanta, Charles A. Gower, Charles Austin Gower, (Charles A. Gower, P.C.), Columbus, for appellant.
    for defendant: William N. Withrow, Lindsey Bowen Mann, (Troutman Sanders, LLP), Atlanta, Paul Douglas Ivey, Robert Calhoun Martin, Lauren King Dimitri, (Hall Booth Smith, P.C.), Columbus, Miller Peterson Robinson, (King & Spalding LLP), Atlanta, for appellee. Curtis Allen Garrett, James Francis Bogan, (Kilpatrick Stockton LLP), Atlanta, Robert Perry Sentell, Joseph Hixon Huff, (Kilpatrick Stockton LLP), Augusta, for Amicus Appellant. Jason Edward Bring, Chesley Sellers McLeod, William Jerad Rissler, (Arnall Golden Gregory LLP), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: S19G0494

    Court reverses class certification, and rules that a hospital was entitled to summary judgment on patient's fraud, misrepresentation, and RICO Act claims

  • Collins et al. v. Athens Orthopedic Clinic, P.A.

    Publication Date: 2020-01-17
    Practice Area: Class Actions
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Supreme Court
    Judge: Justice Peterson
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: David Andrew Bain, (Law Offices of David A. Bain, LLC), Atlanta, Mark S. Goldman, Douglas J. Bench, (Goldman Scarlato & Penny, P.C.), Conshohocken, for appellant.
    for defendant: John Durand Dalbey, (Chilivis, Cochran, Larkins & Bever, LLP), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: S19G0007

    Class Action Against Medical Clinic for Database Hacking Survives; Class Members Show Imminent and Substantial Risk of Identity Theft

  • Endochoice Holdings, Inc. et al. v. Kenneth T. Raczewski et al.

    Publication Date: 2019-08-16
    Practice Area: Class Actions | Securities Litigation
    Industry: Investments and Investment Advisory
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Gobeil
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Benjamin Lee, Michael Smith, (King & Spalding), Atlanta, Srimath Subasinghe, (King & Spalding LLP), Austin, for appellant.
    for defendant: David Bain, (Law Offices of David A. Bain, LLC), Atlanta, William Fredericks, William Fredericks, (Scott+Scott Attorneys at Law LLP), New York, Shannon Hopkins, Sebastiano Tornatore, Andrew Rocco, (Levi & Korsinsky, LLP), Stamford, Robert Killorin, (Law Offices of Robert W. Killorin), Atlanta, for appellee. Michael Carey, John Bielema, (Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP), Atlanta, for other Party.

    Case Number: A19A0151

    Court affirms class certification in a securities fraud class action case

  • Suntrust Bank v. Bickerstaff

    Publication Date: 2019-04-11
    Practice Area: Banking and Finance Laws | Civil Procedure | Class Actions
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Gobeil
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Lindsey Mann, (Attorney at Law), Atlanta, Jaime Theriot, William Withrow, (Troutman Sanders LLP), Atlanta, Richard Sinkfield, William Withrow, Michael Eber, Katherine D'Ambrosio, (Rogers & Hardin LLP), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Jason Carter, Steven Rosenwasser, Michael Terry, Joshua Thorpe, (Bondurant, Mixson & Elmore, LLP), Atlanta, Prof. C. Ellington, (Attorney At Law), Athens, James Finley, MaryBeth Gibson, (The Finley Firm, P.C.), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A1519

    Class Action Appropriate For Litigating Issue Whether Bank's Overdraft Fees Violated Usury Laws

  • The Medical Center, Inc. v. Bowden

    Publication Date: 2018-12-04
    Practice Area: Class Actions
    Industry: Health Care
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: President Judge Miller
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: A18A1249

    Trial court properly certified a class for action against a provider of medical services.

  • City of Dublin School District v. MMT Holdings, LLC et al.

    Publication Date: 2018-07-31
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Class Actions | Tax
    Industry: Education | State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Phillip Hartley (Attorney at Law), Gainesville; Hieu Nguyen (Harben Hartley & Hawkins LLP), Gainesville; Charles Warnock (Warnock & Mackey LLC), Dublin, for appellant.
    for defendant: Joshua Powell (Oconee Circuit District Attorney's Office), Eastman; Jerry Lumley (Lumley & Harper LLC), Macon, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0506

    School District Immune From Taxpayers' Claim Seeking Refund of Ad Valorem Tax Increases

  • McConnell et al. v. Georgia Department Of Labor

    Publication Date: 2018-06-06
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Class Actions | Privacy
    Industry: State and Local Government
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Ellington
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jefferson Allen (Cohen, Cooper, Estep & Allen, LLC), Atlanta; Scott Schweber (Schweber Green Law Group), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Christopher Carr, Samuel Olens (Attorney General), Atlanta; Kirsten Daughdril (Attorney at Law), Atlanta; Angela Cusimano (Georgia Department of Law), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A16A0655

    Suit Against State Agency For Inadvertent Disclosure of Private Information Not Barred By Sovereign Immunity