The firm served as lead counsel for Schlotzsky’s Inc., a franchisor of fast food restaurants, in three consolidated cases.  We obtained a ruling from the Georgia Court of Appeals that Schlotzsky’s Inc. was not liable for injuries sustained by consumers who allegedly contracted Hepatitis A as a result of eating contaminated food at a franchised Schlotzsky’s restaurant.

Hyde v. Schlotzsky's, Inc., 254 Ga. App. 192, 561 S.E.2d 876 (2002) and Schlotzsky's, Inc. v. Hyde, 245 Ga. App. 888, 538 S.E.2d 561 (2000).

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Prepared an amicus brief on behalf of the Association of Corporate Counsel in a significant patent law appellate case addressing claim more
Premium Mortgage Corp. v. Equifax Information Services, et al.
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Multiple acquisitions by New York Community Bancorp Inc.
Represented New York Community Bancorp Inc. in its $168.4 million acquisition of Synergy Financial Group Inc., its $260.0 million acquisition of more
Environmental representation for a major wireless telecommunications provider
Represented a major wireless telecommunications provider in all environmental aspects of its cell tower acquisitions and development. more