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JNC Submits Short List for DeKalb Judgeships

dailyreportonline.com — The commission charged with vetting potential judicial appointments has submitted a list of eight lawyers to Gov. Nathan Deal to fill two vacancies on the De...

Cobb County Judge Abruptly Resigns

Jury Awards $22M in Med-Mal Case, Nixes Punitives [VIDEO]

dailyreportonline.com — One day after a Fulton County jury awarded $22 million to the family of a woman who was left brain damaged during treatment for back pain, the panel declined to award punitive damages against the doctor who performed the procedure.
Jan 27, 2015

Jury Awards $22M in Med-Mal Case, Nixes Punitives [VIDEO] at.law.com/ZKS15v via @DailyReport

Judge Sends Court Reporters to Jail for Overbilling

Jan 27, 2015

Judge calls court reporters 'corrupt' and 'rotten,' then sends them to jail for overbilling at.law.com/ryJkNb via @DailyReport

Jury Mulls Punitives After Awarding $22M in Med-Mal Case

dailyreportonline.com — One day after a Fulton County jury awarded $22 million to the family of a woman who was left brain damaged during treatment for back pain, the panel declined to award any punitive damages against the doctor who performed the procedure.
Jan 27, 2015

Jury Mulls Punitives After Awarding $22M in Med-Mal Case at.law.com/E4A4u7 via @DailyReport

Defense Wins in Student Mock Trial [SLIDESHOW]

Whistleblowers Fined $1.6M for Talking to Reporters While Case Was Sealed

dailyreportonline.com — A federal judge in Atlanta has fined two whistleblowers $1.6 million for speaking confidentially to members of the news media about their fraud suit against the nation's biggest banks while it was being investigated by the U.S. attorney and was, by law, under seal.
Jan 27, 2015

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Jan 26, 2015

Whistleblowers Fined $1.6M for Talking to Reporters While Case Was Sealed at.law.com/6916B6 via @DailyReport

Jan 26, 2015

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King & Spalding Fights Effort to Open Confidential Notes on GM Ignition Switch

dailyreportonline.com — King & Spalding is fighting an effort to make public what lawyers at the firm said to each other about their client, General Motors, with regard to the company's faulty ignition switch litigation.
Jan 27, 2015

King & Spalding fights effort to open confidential notes in a key GM ignition switch case in Georgia at.law.com/M9dUsX via @DailyReport

Jan 26, 2015

King & Spalding Fights Effort to 'Throw Open the Door' to it's 'Most Confidential' Notes on #GM, at.law.com/M9dUsX via @DailyReport

Jan 26, 2015

King & Spalding Fights Effort to Open Confidential Notes on #GM Ignition Switch at.law.com/M9dUsX via @DailyReport

Jan 26, 2015

King & Spalding Fights Effort to Open Confidential Notes on GM Ignition Switch at.law.com/M9dUsX via @DailyReport

Jan 26, 2015

King & Spalding Fights Effort to Open Confidential Notes on GM Ignition Switch at.law.com/M9dUsX via @DailyReport

Model Whose Face Was Scarred in Crash Reaches $7.5M Settlement

dailyreportonline.com — An aspiring model will receive a $7.5 million settlement for a freeway crash that caused permanent scarring to her face, according to her attorney.

DeKalb Judge Shares Thoughts on Accountability Courts, Diversity

dailyreportonline.com — DeKalb County Superior Court Judge Asha Jackson was just 36 when Gov. Nathan Deal appointed her in 2012 to fill the seat vacated by veteran Judge Michael Han...

JNC to Interview 25 for Judge Vacancies in DeKalb

dailyreportonline.com — The governor's Judicial Nominating Commission has picked 25 candidates to interview next week for two judicial vacancies in DeKalb County.

$73M Verdict Was 'Incredible' First Trial for This Lawyer

dailyreportonline.com — A young lawyer who had never tried a case was part of the team that won a $73 million verdict last week in Fulton County State Court for a man burned in a ga...