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Recent Blog Posts

Perpetuating Pre-Lawsuit Testimony in Georgia

You may be surprised to hear that Georgia law provides for pre-lawsuit depositions in limited circumstances. The Georgia Civil Practice Act sets forth an equitable proceeding to perpetuate a person’s own or another person’s testimony prior to the filing of…

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Tips When Hiring from a Competitor

Many times, the most qualified and experienced candidates for positions you are seeking to fill in your business are those who are currently working for your competitors.  If you are not careful, the hiring of an employee from a competitor…

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Preparing for a Commercial Closing

For commercial transactions, gone are the days of the sit-down closing. The proliferation of instant communication technologies and document transfer systems are primarily to blame. As a result, commercial closings take place, almost exclusively, electronically. While there are many benefits…

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