Saturday, June 15, 2019

Mississippi Litigation Review

$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...

Defense Verdict in Benton County Funeral Procession Case

On May 31 a Benton County jury rendered a defense verdict in Key v. H.C. Jett – H.C. Ford & Sons Funeral Home. The case...

Miss. Supreme Court: You Better Not Fail the Bar Exam More...

Last week the Mississippi Supreme Court amended the Rules Governing Admission to the Mississippi Bar. Here is the Order. Effective immediately, everyone who was admitted...

May 2019 Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter Preview

Here is a preview of the May 2019 issue of the Miss. Jury Verdict Reporter:$174,303 verdict- Hancock County insurance negligence/ failure to pay claim...

$339,104 Verdict in Washington County Car Wreck Case

On May 16 a Washington County Circuit Court jury rendered a $339,104 verdict in Patton v. Hilpert. The case involved a car wreck at the...

$339,104 Verdict in Washington County Car Wreck Case

On May 16 a Washington County Circuit Court jury rendered a $339,104 verdict in Patton v. Hilpert. The case involved a car wreck at the...

$339,104 Verdict in Washington County Car Wreck Case

On May 16 a Washington County Circuit Court jury rendered a $339,104 verdict in Patton v. Hilpert. The case involved a car wreck at the...

$1 Million Verdict in Hinds County Wrongful Death Case

Jimmy Gates with the Clarion-Ledger reported on a $1 million verdict in Hinds County on Friday in a case alleging Jackson police mishandled a...

$3.3 Million Verdict in Jackson Federal Court Racial Discrimination Case

On Tuesday a federal court jury rendered a total verdict of $3.3 million in EEOC v. Danny’s Downtown Cabaret. Here is the Complaint. The EEOC...

$3.3 Million Verdict in Jackson Federal Court Racial Discrimination Case

On Tuesday a federal court jury rendered a total verdict of $3.3 million in EEOC v. Danny’s Downtown Cabaret. Here is the Complaint. The EEOC...