Flint & Adler Attorneys Join FMG
Dear Friends, We are pleased to announce that the attorneys of the Atlanta litigation firm of Flint & Adler, LLP have merged with our law firm. Founding attorneys Mike Flint and Shira Adler Crittendon have become FMG partners. Scott Rees has joined us as of counsel and Laura Broome as an associate.
OFCCP Proposes New Regulations Covering Military Veterans
By Ben Mathis The OFCCP has issued a notice of proposed rulemaking recommending proposed regulations regarding the affirmative action obligations and non-discrimination rules for protected veterans. These regulations, if finalized, would affect all employers with a single government contract valued at $100,000 or more and 50 or more employees.
Unintended Consequences of Tort Reform – A Hidden Danger
By Seth Kirby In July of 2010 the Georgia Court of Appeals held that Georgia’s Tort Reform Act of 2005 requires juries to apportion damages among responsible parties even if the plaintiff is not partly at fault. The decision in Cavalier Convenience, Inc. v. Sarvis recognized that the Tort Reform Act changed the prior law that had…