After a hard-fought, almost 5-year battle in federal court in Atlanta, Georgia and in California state court, we are pleased to announce a settlement program that will resolve a significant number of claims against Wright Medical. Wright Medical has agreed to settle approximately 1,300 claims of certain Wright Medical metal-on-metal hip implant patient-claimants whose hips […]
Congratulations to Caroline McGlamry! Caroline has been selected for the GTLA 2016-2017 Leadership Education & Advanced Direction (LEAD) Program.
Congratulations to M.J. Blakely who has been selected to the 2017 Georgia Rising Stars list for Super Lawyers. Only 2.5% of attorneys in Georgia receive this distinction. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The annual […]
Congratulations to Mike McGlamry, Kirk Pope and Tom Willingham for their inclusion in the 23rd Edition of the Best Lawyers in America! Mike McGlamry has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the 23rd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America in the practice areas of: Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Plaintiffs and Personal […]
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With recent legislative efforts to expand whistleblower rights and protections, many businesses have been thrust into the unfamiliar territory accompanying whistleblower reports, complaints, and lawsuits. Because knowledge is essential in handling claims of this nature, an understanding and familiarity of The False Claims Act is vital for all in-house counsel. This article provides an overview […]
For the thousands of former NFL Players and their families who have been awaiting the approval of the uncapped class action Concussion Settlement with the NFL to go forward, June 1st, 2016 was a major milestone in what has been a very long journey. On Wednesday, June 1, 2016, the Third Circuit Court of Appeals denied […]
Pope McGlamry’s 2016 Teed Up For Torts Golf Tournament was a success! We were able to raise just under $5,000 for the International Women’s House. A huge thank you to all of our guests for attending and so generously donating to this worthy cause.
NFL Concussion Lawsuit Update – April 2016 On April 18, 2016, the United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed Judge Anita Brody’s decision approving the Settlement in In re: National Football League Players’ Concussion Injury Litigation, MDL 2323. “We are pleased that the panel recognized the efforts and precision of Judge Brody. We are excited […]