A Property Owner’s Duty to Keep You Safe

Our firm handles more premises liability cases than most other personal injury firms. “Premises liability” refer to injuries that occur on someone else’s property. These cases are generally more challenging than your standard automobile collision case for the simple fact that an incidence of injury on someone’s land does not necessarily mean that the property […]

National changes threaten Georgia Workers Compensation Claims

cash moneyA new report from NPR is taking an in-depth look at employer controlled plans in Texas and Oklahoma that allow companies to “opt-out” of the traditional workers’ compensation insurance system in favor of largely unregulated plans that are in place to limit the benefits paid […]

Supreme Court Issues Decision that Affects Clayton County Consumer Class Actions

Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision that appears to uphold the viability of consumer class actions, particularly in cases where the damages of one individual may be small, but the harm is spread over large groups of the population.

In Campbell-Ewald Co. v. Gomez, the C

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Another Scandal in the Auto Industry

Just as word of the criminal penalty imposed on General Motors was announced, news of a new scandal within another major auto maker came to the forefront- Volkswagen has admitted to cheating emissions tests in the U.S. This admission included the fact that some of the VW vehicles sold in the U.S. came equipped with […]

GM Ignition Switch Cases in Clayton County

 

cheyenne truckClayton County Georgia residents watched closely as General Motors recently agreed to pay $900 million to settle criminal charges related to the ignition switch scandal involving car accidents and subsequent recall that has plagued the automaker for the last two years.  Georgia residents watched […]