Business Litigation

Arthur Green, as the District Attorney of Jefferson County, Bessemer Division, brought a unique civil action under a one-hundred year old statute against various contractors who were found liable for bribing Jefferson County officials for work on the sewer system. This civil case was brought...

TALLAPOOSA COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT SETTLEMENT OF $5,000,000 Acting on behalf of the District Attorney of Tallapoosa County, this action was brought pursuant to the Alabama Deceptive Trade Practices Act against Charter Communications, Inc. and certain subcontractors on a statewide basis for knowingly engaging in acts or...

MONTGOMERY COUNTY SETTLEMENT OF $4,900,000 This case arose from the merger of the Alabama Hospital Association Trust, of which Baptist Health System was the largest participant, with a Virginia-based insurance group, Reciprocal of America. In making the decision to merge, Baptist Health System relied on representations...

MORGAN COUNTY SETTLEMENT OF $400,000 A case of professional negligence was brought by the owner of a trucking business in Priceville against accountants who were asked to conduct a forensic audit of the trucking operation. The owner was concerned that the manager of the Priceville business...

Plaintiff purchased a number of Flatbed trailers from Dorsey Trailers. After a few years of use, cracks appeared in the frame of the trailers and Wheelwright Trucking sued to recover economic damages for lost profits and business opportunities on the theory that Dorsey had misrepresented...

TALLAPOOSA COUNTY SETTLEMENT OF $640,000 Suit against third party administrator for negligent handling of company's worker's compensation business....

ETOWAH COUNTY SETTLEMENT OF $6,000,000 This was a products liability/breach of contract case between two businesses, stemming from the faulty design of flatbed trailers which were supposed to be used to transport coils of steel....