21Mar

Georgia mothers sued a sperm bank over alleged flawed sperm. The donor to the sperm bank claimed to be a Ph.D. in neuroscience with an IQ of 160. The donor actually was a college dropout with a felony record and diagnosed with schizophrenia. None of the children have developed…

13Mar

JT Rule of Law – Dog owners beware!! Georgia has long recognized that the keeper of an animal known to have vicious or dangerous propensities owes a duty of care with respect to the management and restraint of the animal for the protection of those who may come in…

13Mar

JT Rule of Law: A 1st Amendment right to record the police does exist, subject only to reasonable time, place, and manner restrictions. This right is based on a ruling by the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals on February 16, 2017 in the case of Turner vs. Lieutenant Driver….

01Mar

A professional pet-sitter was hired by home-owners Bruce and Jodi Smith of Roswell, GA to watch their pets. Their pets included a cage full of roosters. Those approaching the Roosters were warned by a sign that read “Caution. Area Patrolled by Attach Roosters.” The homeowner also warned the pet-sitter…

21Feb

Historically, as part of their medical practices, some doctors routinely asked patients about various potential health and safety risks, including household chemicals, drugs, alcohol, tobacco, swimming pools and firearms. In 2011, the Florida Legislature enacted the Florida’s Firearm Owners’ Privacy Act. The Act included a provision that prohibited doctors…

06May

We are bombarded by TV commercials from attorneys trolling for auto accident victims. The attorneys make claims about how they can help you beat the evil insurance companies and how much money you will win if you just call them now!! Here are two facts they are not telling…

27Apr

If you have delayed writing or updated your will you are in good company. Despite his wealth and access to attorneys the singer Prince apparently did not have a Will when he died. When you die without having a will in place your state will determine who inherits your…

23Sep

Among other things, the Advance Directive Act authorizes an adult of sound mind (the “declarant”) to execute a document designating a health care agent to make decisions on his or her behalf when the “declarant is unable or chooses not to make health care decisions for himself or herself.”…

26Aug

I do not know how this will end – legally.  But they do have a lot of nerve.  You use a site to cheat on your spouse and you have the nerve to sue when it gets hacked and you get caught.  My advice to the plaintiffs – make sure…