Sunday, August 18, 2019

Mississippi Litigation Review

PERS Crisis Update

There has been some national news lately pertinent to the ongoing crisis with Mississippi’s public employees’ retirement system (PERS). This Tax Foundation article contains a...

Cry Me a River For Non-Equity Partners

Sara Randazzo’s Wall Street Journal article about pay and structure differences at big law firms has been getting a lot of attention. The article...

MS Litigation Review Gets a Facelift

Regular readers of this blog will notice that the layout has changed. The reason for the new layout is so the blog is mobile...

5th Circuit Affirms Northern District Retaliation Verdict

On July 18, 2019 the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed an $83,447 plaintiff verdict in Griggs v. Chickasaw County. Here is my 2017...

July 2019 Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter Preview

Here is a preview of the July 2019 issue of the Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter:$`1.5 million verdict- Lamar County breach of contract case covered...

$30,000 Verdict in Hinds County Car Wreck Trial

On June 18, 2019 a Hinds County County Court jury rendered a $30,000 Plaintiff’s verdict in Aaron Adams v. Shawn Collins. The trial involved a...

Special Education Law Conference & CLE is July 16

The Coalition for Citizens with Disabilities presents its 5th annual Special Education Law Conference and CLE on July 16, 2019 at the Mississippi College...

June 2019 Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter Preview

Here is a preview of the June 2019 issue of the Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter:$3,391,500 verdict- Jackson federal court racial discrimination case covered here...

I Called It: Judge Sul Ozerden Nominated to 5th Circuit Court...

For readers who don’t know me, that post title….it’s called sarcasm. I posted many times that Mississippi lost this seat. I was wrong that Mississippi...

$1.5 Million Verdict in Lamar County Business Dispute Trial

On Wednesday a Lamar County jury returned a $1.5 million verdict in Hinton v. Rolison. The case involved a partnership in a car dealership. Here...