• Boyd v. Big Lots Stores, Inc

    Publication Date: 2018-08-17
    Practice Area: Personal Injury | Premises Liability
    Industry: Retail
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Laura Hinson, Caleb Walker (Katherine L. Mcarthur, LLC), Macon; Maconl Katherine McArthur, Reza Sedghi, (Mcarthur Law Firm), Macon; Jessica Edmonds (McArthur Law Firm) Macon, for appellant.
    for defendant: Barbara Marschalk, John Stevens, (Drew, Eckl & Farnham), Atlanta, for appellee. Neal Scott, (Law Office of Terry-Dawn Thomas), Atlanta, for other party.

    Case Number: 18A1140

    Slip-And-Fall Location In Parking Lot 45 Feet From Store Entrance Was Not Approach to Store Premises

  • Adeseye v. FedLoan Servicing

    Publication Date: 2018-07-18
    Practice Area: Personal Injury
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Adetayo Adeseye, Newark, DE, pro se plaintiff
    for defendant: Douglas D. Hermann, Pepper Hamilton LLP, Wilmington, DE; Blake A. Bennett and Heather M. Shumaker, Cooch and Taylor, Wilmington, DE; Karen M. Grivner, Clark Hill PLC, Wilmington, DE; Travis S. Hunter and Mark C. Zheng, Richards Layton & Finger, PA, Wilmington, DE, attorneys for defendants.

    Case Number: D68214

    FCRA claim for erroneous reporting of credit information failed because student loan servicer was not a "consumer reporting agency" under the FCRA.

  • Brock et al. v. Daugherty

    Publication Date: 2018-07-18
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Ashley Sillay (Ashley Sillay, Attorney at Law, LLC), Macon, for appellant.
    for defendant: John Ramay (The Ramay Law Firm), Hazlehurst; J. Crowley (Bush Crowley & Leverett), Macon, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0445

    State of Record on Appeal Precluded De Novo Review

  • In The Interest of R. P., A Child

    Publication Date: 2018-07-16
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Margaret Heap (District Attorney), Savannah; Kimberly Rowden (Assistant District Attorney), Savannah, for appellant.
    for defendant: Yolanda Bacharach (Georgia Public Defender Council), Savannah, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0069

    Statements to Police Made Immediately After Juvenile Waived Miranda Rights Were Made Voluntarily

  • Harmon v. Sussex County

    Publication Date: 2018-06-27
    Practice Area: Real Estate
    Industry: Real Estate
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: D68193

    The court declined to grant a property owner's request for emergency injunctive relief from a proposed sher-iff's sale of her real property, because it was required to abstain in favor of a state court proceeding, and even if abstention were not applicable, plaintiff failed to demonstrate a likelihood of success on the merits.

  • The State v. Cain

    Publication Date: 2018-06-22
    Practice Area: Constitutional Law | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Maria Lugue (Solicitor General), Brunswick; E. Ramsey (Attorney at Law), Brunswick, for appellant.
    for defendant: Alan Tucker (Alan David Tucker ESQ. P.C.), Brunswick, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0750

    Failure of Police to Retrieve and Preserve Video Documenting DUI Traffic Stop Did Not Deprive Defendant of Due Process

  • Woods et al. v. A.R.E. Accessories, LLC

    Publication Date: 2018-06-21
    Practice Area: Civil Procedure | Products Liability
    Industry: Automotive | Manufacturing
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: John Peavy (Peavy Law LLC), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Alan Ness, Duluth, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0292

    The trial court properly granted summary judgment to manufacturer in plaintiffs' product liability action because there was an absence of evidence in the record that the product was defectively designed; rather, the evidence showed that the sole cause of plaintiffs' injuries was the unforeseeable misuse of the product.

  • McCurley v. The State

    Publication Date: 2018-06-20
    Practice Area: Criminal Appeals | Criminal Law
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Ashleigh Merchant (The Merchant Law Firm PC), Marietta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Christopher Arnt (Assistant District Attorney), Lafayette; Herbert Franklin (District Attorney), Lafayette, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0471

    Trial Clerk's Testimony He Timely Mailed Copy of Order to Defendant Supported Denial of Motion To File Out-Of-Time Appeal

  • Cavi v. Evolving Sys. NC, Inc.

    Publication Date: 2018-06-06
    Practice Area: Contracts | Employment Litigation
    Industry: Technology Media and Telecom
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Sean A. Meluney and Alan L. Frank for plaintiff
    for defendant: Herbert W. Mondros, Diane M. Coffey, Paul N. Silverstein and Brian M. Clark for defendants.

    Case Number: D68169

    Plaintiff alleged sufficient facts to support his tort and quasi-contract claims, but he was not entitled to recover for breach of good faith and fair dealing.

  • The State v. Voyles

    Publication Date: 2018-06-04
    Practice Area: Criminal Law | Evidence
    Industry:
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Andrews
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Donald Donovan (District Attorney), Dallas; Anthony Williams (Assistant District Attorney), Dallas; Ashley Cox, Dallas, for appellant.
    for defendant: Candace Rader (Attorney at Law), Carrollton, for appellee.

    Case Number: A18A0771

    Probative Value of Evidence of Prior Similar DUI Arrests Substantially Outweighed Potential Prejudice