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Lawsuits Filed Against Suspended Georgia Tech 'Rapebait' Fraternity

dailyreportonline.com — Two anonymous women who say they were raped during parties at the now-suspended Georgia Tech chapter of the Phi Kappa Tau fraternity have sued the national fraternity and its adviser. Contact the reporter at gland@alm.com.
Oct 30, 2014

Lawsuits Filed Against Suspended Georgia Tech 'Rapebait' Fraternity at.law.com/8ba6D5 via @DailyReport

Oct 30, 2014

Lawsuits Filed Against Suspended Georgia Tech 'Rapebait' Fraternity at.law.com/8ba6D5 via @DailyReport

Oct 30, 2014

Lawsuits Filed Against Suspended Georgia Tech 'Rapebait' Fraternity at.law.com/8ba6D5 via @DailyReport

A Couch Potato No More

dailyreportonline.com — Determined to make a change, lawyer Jason Marcus, a self-described couch potato with 'absolutely no athletic background,' sought refuge two-and-a-half years ...

Allman, Manager and Film Company Dropped From Family's 'Midnight Rider' Lawsuit

dailyreportonline.com — The family of Sarah Jones, the 27-year-old production assistant killed in February on the set of "Midnight Rider," has dismissed musician Gregg Allman, his manager Michael Lehman and the Open Road Films company from a wrongful death lawsuit.
Oct 30, 2014

Allman, Manager and Film Company Dropped From Family's 'Midnight Rider' Lawsuit at.law.com/BBBkbU via @DailyReport

Ex-Ethics Commission Lawyer Files New Suit Against Agency

dailyreportonline.com — Elisabeth Murray-Obertein, an attorney for Georgia's campaign ethics agency who was fired and later settled her whistleblower retaliation claims against the state for $477,000, has filed a new suit against the agency.
Oct 29, 2014

And the hits just keep coming: Ex-Ethics Commission Lawyer Files New Suit Against Agency at.law.com/189QEB via @DailyReport

AG Olens Appoints Statewide Human Trafficking Prosecutor

dailyreportonline.com — Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens has tapped a veteran Fulton County prosecutor to lead a statewide effort to crack down on human trafficking.

Medical Center Considers Appeal of $8M Verdict Over Baby's Brain Damage

dailyreportonline.com — Northeast Georgia Medical Center is considering whether to appeal the $8.45 million verdict returned by a Hall County jury last week in a trial over a baby who suffered severe brain damage after birth.
Oct 30, 2014

Georgia Medical Center Considers Appeal of $8M Verdict Over Baby's Brain Damage at.law.com/8M7TM8 via @DailyReport

Oct 29, 2014

Medical Center Considers Appeal of $8M Verdict Over Baby's Brain Damage at.law.com/8M7TM8 via @DailyReport

Lawyers Puzzle Over Ping-Pong Rulings From Appeals Court and Becker

dailyreportonline.com — Ping-pong rulings between the Court of Appeals and a DeKalb County judge over cases in the DeKalb school construction scandal are fascinating, said a veteran criminal defense attorney watching the action.
Oct 30, 2014

"It's as unusual as you think it is."—Lawyers Puzzle Over Ping-Pong Rulings From Appeals Court & Becker at.law.com/yshJ2N #galegal

Oct 29, 2014

Lawyers Puzzle Over Ping-Pong Rulings From Appeals Court and Becker at.law.com/yshJ2N via @DailyReport

Appeals Court Halts Becker's Order Releasing DeKalb School Convicts

dailyreportonline.com — The state Court of Appeals has halted the release of two defendants in the DeKalb County school corruption case whose convictions were reversed Monday by a t...
Oct 29, 2014

Appeals Court Halts Becker's Order Releasing DeKalb School Convicts at.law.com/XbfTh4 via @DailyReport

Oct 29, 2014

Appeals Court Halts Becker's Order Releasing DeKalb School Convicts at.law.com/XbfTh4 via @DailyReport #galegal

Oct 29, 2014

Appeals Court halts Becker's order releasing two in DeKalb School case at.law.com/XbfTh4 via @DailyReport

Copyright Watchers: 11th Circuit Gave Publishers a Hollow Victory

dailyreportonline.com — At first blush, an Oct. 17 decision by the federal appeals court in Atlanta looked like a big win for publishers who sued to curtail Georgia State University's practice of letting students download copyrighted reading assignments without getting permission or paying licensing fees.
Oct 27, 2014

11th Circuit gave publishers a hollow victory over university letting students download reading assignments. at.law.com/zLPxiM