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Mike McGlamry to speak at AAJ’s Hot Topics in Mass Tort Litigation seminar

  Mike McGlamry to speak at AAJ’s Hot Topics in Mass Tort Litigation seminar at the Kimpton Surfcomber Hotel in Miami Beach, FL on January 25-27, 2017. Mike will speak on the Wright Hip Settlement Update and will cover settlement background terms, settlement administration and lien resolution, excluded claims and second settlement prospects. AAJ’s Hot Topics […]

Pope McGlamry participates in the largest pay to play settlement against hospital chain Tenet Healthcare with $513 million settlement

Atlanta, GA (October 26, 2016) – Georgia based law firm Pope McGlamry is pleased to have partnered with Wilbanks & Gouinlock to achieve a record taxpayer settlement in national healthcare fraud. The criminal and civil claims relate to a scheme to defraud the United States and to pay kickbacks in exchange for patient referrals. Whistleblower Reveals […]

Supreme Court Rejects Challenges to NFL Settlement

The United States Supreme Court has refused to hear the final challenges to a settlement between the NFL and its former players regarding brain injuries due to the concussions players suffered during their time in the League.  The unanimous judgment of the Third Circuit, which affirmed Senior U.S. District Judge Anita B. Brody’s 2015 approval […]

The GTLA 2016 Holiday Workshop

M.J. Blakely, Shareholder at Pope McGlamry, will be co-chairing the holiday workshop presented by the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA) on December 9, 2016 at the St. Regis hotel in Atlanta. About The GTLA Holiday Workshop 2016 The GTLA provides essential resources for trial lawyers, including CLE seminars, access to fellow members and research tools to […]

Pope McGlamry’s Second Annual Wishing Tree

Pope McGlamry is organizing its second annual Wishing Tree campaign to benefit the International Women’s House (IWH) this holiday season. How The Wishing Tree Works IWH aids victims of domestic violence and human trafficking, with an emphasis on immigrant and refugee women and children. During the 2015 Wishing Tree Campaign, resident families and families working […]

How to Stay Safe During Holiday Travel

Are you ready for the holidays? Many people think that summer is the main time to worry about dangerous risks when traveling in a car. Specifically, tire blowouts tend to increase during the summer months due to increased heat and longer trips. But, did you know that holiday travel also accounts for a large portion […]

Plaintiffs’ Leadership Counsel Announce a Settlement Program for Wright Medical Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants

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 […]

2017 Georgia Rising Stars list – Congratulations M.J. Blakely

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 […]