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Brinson Askew Berry's Lee Carter won a summary judgment for a regional bank in Haralson County Superior Court.

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"Covet and Kill" airs at 10 a.m. Saturday

Partner Andy Davis is interviewed in the newest episode of Investigative Discovery Channel's Behind Mansion Walls. "Covet and Kill" tells the story of a case for which Davis and partner Sam Lucas won a $30 million verdict. The next airing is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24. ... read more

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The firm represented a biofuel distribution company and its owner in federal court in a multi-million dollar breach of contract and breach of guaranty dispute. Judge Harold Murphy granted summary judgment in favor of the owner holding that the debt he guaranteed had been satisfied. On May 9, 2013, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh ... read more

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Norman Fletcher, Bob Brinson, and Lee Carter recently filed an amicus curiae brief in the Supreme Court of Georgia on behalf of the Georgia Bankers Association in Reliance Trust Co. v. Candler, et al., Supreme Court Case No. S12C1390—a pivotal trust case that challenges the appropriate standard for those trustees that are granted sole or absolute ... read more

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Bob Berry and Lee Carter represented Synovus Financial Corp. (NYSE: SNV), a financial services company with $27 billion in assets based in Columbus, Georgia, in a lawsuit filed in the Superior Court of Walker County concerning an alleged wrongful foreclosure. On behalf of Synovus Financial, Bob and Lee removed the case to the United States District Court ... read more

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Andy Davis as lead counsel for 56 funeral homes in the family class action law suit filed in the Rome, Georgia federal court, spoke at the NJSFDA Annual Convention and Exposition, September 12th - 15th, 2005, Bally's Atlantic City, New Jersey. Mr. Davis spoke on the liabilities of cremation after Tri-State Crematory.

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Andy Davis of Brinson, Askew, Berry, Seigler, Richardson and Davis will address the funeral industry at the CANA/ICF Annual Convention. Andy Davis, who represented the defendants in the recent Tri State Crematory case, will be joined by the plaintiffs attorney, Robert Smalley III. The program, “What Type of Defendant Will You Be?”, will ... read more

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On May 23 and 24, J. Anderson Davis conducted continuing education for the Association of Independent Funeral Homes of Virginia (IFHV)in Wintergreen, Virginia. Mr. Davis served as Lead and Liaison Counsel for over 56 Funeral Homes in the class action lawsuit filed by family members over the crematory practices of Tri-State Crematory. He spoke about the his ... read more

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