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October 19, 2015

Metcalf and Giallourakis Persuade Judge to Grant New Trial

Joshua J. Metcalf and Nick Giallourakis of Forman Watkins & Krutz persuaded the trial judge to grant a new trial based on attorney misconduct in an Oregon wrongful death action arising from decedent’s alleged exposure to asbestos.

August 3, 2015

Eighth Circuit Affirms Dismissal for Arkansas Silica Case

On August 3, 2015, The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, in its unanimous opinion, affirmed summary judgment for Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP clients Precision Packaging and Clemco Industries in Robinson v. Mine Safety Appliances Co. et al., a silica case filed in the Eastern District of Arkansas.

May 28, 2015

Caroline Upchurch Serves as Featured Panelist for Annual Day of Leadership

Caroline Upchurch, served as a featured panelist at the Mississippi Women Lawyers Association 7th Annual Day of Leadership held on May 8, 2015. This year’s seminar was titled “Passing the Torch: Celebrating the Trailblazers of Today and Inspiring the Trailblazers of Tomorrow”

April 21, 2015

Fred Krutz & Daniel Mulholland Represent Google Against Mississippi Attorney General

Krutz & Mulholland represented Google Inc. in an action under 28 U.S.C. § 1983 against the Mississippi Attorney General in Mississippi federal court. Google claimed that the Attorney General had violated Google’s rights under the First Amendment, the Communications Decency Act, and the Digital Millennium Copyright Act.

April 17, 2015

FormanWatkins Wins Two Summary Judgment Motions for Client Moldex-Metric

Forman Watkins recently won two significant summary judgments for its client Moldex-Metric, Inc. in Ruby Jean Mealer, et al. v. Moldex-Metric, Inc. and R. C. Harris v. Moldex-Metric, Inc. Both of those cases are on the docket in the Circuit Court of Jones County, Laurel, Mississippi.