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Judge dismisses claim that infringed on copyright

Elizabeth Alt Jun. 7, 2017, 2:07pm

ATLANTA — Circuit Judge William Pryor dismissed a copyright infringement suit against after several divided court judgments.

11th Circuit rules sanctions against Florida attorney are appropriate

Dee Thompson Apr. 21, 2017, 3:24pm

ATLANTA — The 11th Circuit Court has ruled that a Florida attorney deserved the sanctions imposed by a lower court in a case involving insurance fraud.

Kardashians may be seeking arbitration in trademark case for privacy, cost

Cheyenne Dickerson Mar. 17, 2017, 1:53pm

TALLAHASSEE — In the trademark case between the Kardshians and Kroma Makeup EU LLC, the Kardashians might be pushing to compel arbitration for privacy, said Sarah Bro, partner with McDermott Will & Emery LLP.

11th Circuit Court: No permanent injury in Geico bad faith claim

Sara McCleary Dec. 23, 2016, 1:35pm

ATLANTA – The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a ruling denying a Florida woman’s claim that Geico Insurance acted in bad faith, clarifying the court’s stance on permanency in such cases.

Companies head back to court after decision to reinstate claim

Shanice Harris Dec. 23, 2016, 12:26pm

ATLANTA -- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit has reinstated DynCorp International’s claims against AAR Airlift Group Inc. 

Florida, Houston schools part of emerging higher education trademark dispute trend

Katelyn Kivel Dec. 8, 2016, 5:03pm

Two similar cases with very different results in Florida and Texas are part of an uptick in institutions of higher education getting into legal battles over trademark violations.

Punta Gorda attorney still practicing law, despite facing heroin trafficking charges

Cassandra Stone Nov. 18, 2016, 1:34pm

PUNTA GORDA -  Criminal defense attorney Steven Burch continues to practice law despite facing federal charges for trafficking heroin.