Partners Andy Davis, Sam Lucas, and Lee Carter secured an important ruling from the Georgia Court of Appeals on March 6th, which provides parent holding companies significant protection from lawsuits involving subsidiaries that the parent does not control.
Frank Beacham, Lee Carter, Sam Lucas and Hon. Normal Fletcher won their appeal on behalf of a former sandblaster diagnosed with silicosis.
Brinson Askew Berry's Andy Davis, Frank Beacham and Alix Warren successfully defended the City of LaFayette in a claim of negligence for a sewer backup. The trial court entered judgment in favor of the City, and the Georgia Court of Appeals affirmed the decision.