Offers of Settlement – Subjective Objectivity

In 2005, the Georgia Legislature adopted comprehensive tort reform legislation.  One component of that initiative is known as the offer of settlement statute.  Rule 68 is designed to encourage litigants to make and accept reasonable settlement offers instead of going…

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Another Call for Non-Compete Reform

While non-compete legislation at the federal level is highly unlikely under the current administration, calls for non-compete reform, especially for lower level employees, have continued to gain steam.  Most recently, the editorial board of Bloomberg weighed in on the issue. …

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Private Property Owners and Drones

Do property owners have possessory rights in the airspace above their land? Section by section and word by word, the first draft of a proposed “Tort Law Relating To Drones Act” was considered and debated by the entire Uniform Law…

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