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“New Value” Defense Helps Creditors Facing Bankruptcy Preference Claims

A customer declaring bankruptcy can have serious implications for transportation and logistics companies. Before 2018, a bankruptcy trustee could routinely “claw-back” payments made by a customer within 90 days of the customer’s bankruptcy fili… Read More
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Criteria for Defendants to Recover Attorney Fees in Georgia Litigation After SRM Grp., Inc. (2020)

Criteria for Defendants to Recover Attorney Fees in Georgia Litigation After SRM Grp., Inc. (2020) A common question most people have is how to recover fees resulting from a lawsuit. An award of attorney fees and expenses of litigation is not general… Read More
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Changes to Georgia Law on Opening Default in Litigation

If you are served with a lawsuit and fail to answer within 45 days, a recent Supreme Court of Georgia case makes it easier to file a late answer. So, rather than facing automatic judgment by default, you may still have your day in court. The followin… Read More
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