• Sheffield v. Futch et al.

    Publication Date: 2020-03-23
    Practice Area: Business Torts
    Industry: Distribution and Wholesale
    Court: Georgia Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge McMillian
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Jon Levis, (Merrill & Stone LLC), Swainsboro, for appellant.
    for defendant: Charles Marsh, Sara Alexandre, (Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers), Atlanta, Myrece Johnson, (Attorney at Law), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A19A1685

    Distributor has a claim against manufacturer for malicious prosecution, false imprisonment, and punitive damages, but not for false arrest

  • Vertex Services v. Oceanwide Houston

    Publication Date: 2019-10-21
    Practice Area: Business Torts | Civil Appeals | Energy and Natural Resources | Talent Development
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Kelly
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 01-18-00125-CV

    Appellant, offshore labor and staffing provider Vertex, lost long-time contracts with Sea Cross and TETRA to appellee Oceanwide, who appellant sued claiming tortious interference, misappropriation, and conspiracy.

  • Batra v. Covenant Health

    Publication Date: 2018-10-22
    Practice Area: Business Torts | Civil Appeals | Health Care Law
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Pirtle
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 07-18-00012-CV

    Appellant, a gastrointestinal doctor, filed an interlocutory appeal from the trial court's supplemental order granting Appellee's motion to dismiss with prejudice.

  • Galloway v. Atrium Medical

    Publication Date: 2018-09-03
    Practice Area: Business Torts | Civil Procedure | Medical Malpractice
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Boyce
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 14-17-00265-CV

    The deceased, Mary Irwin, was a patient at Atrium Medical Center, the appellees, when she fell, was injured, and died.

  • TMRJ v. Inhance

    Publication Date: 2018-01-22
    Practice Area: Business Torts
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Justice Bland
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 01-16-00849-CV

    A jury found that two individuals misappropriated trade secrets from their former employer (Inhance) and used those secrets to start a competing business (TMRJ).

  • Simmons v. Prince et al.

    Publication Date: 2017-11-03
    Practice Area: Business Torts | Real Estate
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Presiding Judge Ray
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Ryburn Ratterree, Philip Thompson (Ellis Painter Ratterree & Adams LLP), Savannah, for appellant.
    for defendant: Christopher Britt (Karsman, McKenzie & Hart), Savannah; Jamie Casino (Attorney at Law), Savannah, for appellee.

    Case Number: A17A0899

    The trial court erred in denying defendant's motion for summary judgment in plaintiff's suit to recover damages for injuries he suffered when he fell through the balusters of a railing that surrounded the front landing of a second-floor apartment because the large gaps between the railing balusters was a static defect of which the plaintiff had equal knowledge.

  • St. Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta, Inc. v. Gardner Sewell Hall et al.

    Publication Date: 2017-11-03
    Practice Area: Business Torts
    Industry:
    Court: Court of Appeals
    Judge: Judge Rickman
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Stephen Sparwath (Owen, Gleaton, Egan, Jones & Sweeny, LLP), Atlanta, for appellant.
    for defendant: Richard Mitchell, Patrick O'Connor (Mitchell & Shapiro LLP), Atlanta, for appellee.

    Case Number: A17A0824

    The trial court erred in denying hospital's motion to dismiss plaintiff's slip and fall suit arising after he fell on black ice in the parking lot, because there were no questions of fact remaining as to whether the hospital had superior knowledge of the patch of black ice on which plaintiff fell or whether its remedial efforts to clear the parking deck of snow and ice contributed to the icy conditions.

  • Biz2credit, Inc. v. Kular, 14 Civ. 8223

    Publication Date: 2015-05-29
    Practice Area:
    Industry:
    Court: U.S. District Court, Southern District
    Judge: District Judge Edgardo Ramos
    Attorneys: For plaintiff:
    for defendant:

    Case Number: 14 Civ. 8223

    Cite as: Biz2credit, Inc. v. Kular, 14 Civ. 8223, NYLJ 1202727647007, at *1 (SDNY, Decided May 21, 2015) CASENAME Biz2credit, Inc., Plaintiff v. Shalinder Kula