In a landmark case brought against Georgia by Parks, Chesin & Walbert, a federal judge ruled that the State is discriminating against people who are deaf and developmentally disabled by denying them access to services. Read More
Following a four-day jury trial in Fulton County Superior Court, A. Lee Parks and Larry H. Chesin of Parks, Chesin & Walbert, obtained a jury verdict today in favor of a class of firefighters in the Atlanta Fire and Rescue Department. Read More
What’s your reputation worth? Parks, Chesin & Walbert partner Andrew Coffman represented a client in a slander case against a local doctor in Forsyth County Superior Court. The jury awarded her over $150,000. Read More
Greg Land, Special to the Fulton County Daily Report Following a jury’s award of $110,000 to a woman it said suffered retaliation in response to her employment discrimination suit, a federal judge last month ordered the defendant company to pay almost $250,000 in attorney... Read More
GREG LAND, Fulton County Daily Report A FULTON COUNTY judge last week halted scheduled promotions of Atlanta firefighters to the rank of lieutenant, ruling that the 41 positions may be filled only on a temporary basis while a class action asserting possible cheating on an April... Read More
Greg Land, special to the Fulton County Daily Report A federal jury has awarded a former project director for the University of Georgia almost $1.3 million for her claims that her former boss falsely accused her of stealing state-owned equipment, resulting in her arrest,... Read More
GREG LAND | Fulton County Daily Report EFFORTS TO RECOUP money lost to a check forger have cost a Conyers merchant $350,001 in a suit for false arrest and malicious prosecution. A Rockdale County jury last week awarded Marisa Bailey that amount–$250,000 in compensatory... Read More
BYLINE: R. Robin McDonald Clark Atlanta University has settled a breach-of-contract suit filed by its former general counsel, who claimed he was fired for objecting to alleged misconduct by the university’s president and its trustees. The settlement, which was reached... Read More
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