Monthly Archives: April 2013

Firm Wins Appeal 5-2 on Fraud and Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims

Written by Firm | Apr 13, 2013 | Results

We represented a company that has an online vendor management system for the state of Georgia.  Our client was sued by subcontractor for breach of contract, fraud and misrepresentation, and breach of fiduciary duty.  The Georgia Court of Appeals concluded that the breach of fiduciary duty claim should have been […]

Bill exempts some lawyers from lobbyist registration

Written by Firm | Apr 4, 2013 | News

A change in Georgia’s laws meant to clarify who is exempt from registering as a lobbyist could make it easier for some lawyers to avoid registering, according to some lawmakers and government transparency proponents. Under House Bill 142, attorneys don’t have to register as long as they are “not compensated […]