Minors drinking alcohol at SunTrust Park or the Battery beware. A new program of the Cobb Solicitor’s Office will allow for dismissal of a first-time under-age drinking charge but it is going to cost you. Similar to the current pre-trial diversion program, a minor caught drinking for the first time[…]
Judgment Vacated in Conditional Discharge AppealJ. David Haskin and Ben Goldberg believed a client was illegally resentenced under the conditional discharge statute in a Superior Court in Cobb County. A discretionary appeal was granted in the Georgia Court of Appeals. A three Judge panel, for various reasons, agreed with the[…]
David Haskin is now a member of the National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers. The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers is an invitation-only national organization composed of America’s Top Trial Lawyers. Membership is extended solely to the select few of the most qualified attorneys from each state[…]
Haskin and Associates maintains that re-sentencing under the conditional discharge statute is different from doing so under a first offender sentence. A discretionary appeal was recently granted on this issue and the Court of Appeals will now decide how it will apply the law in this case.
Haskin and Associates offers clients hourly rate legal consulting. To better serve some of our small-business clients and potential plaintiff’s in employment claims, Haskin and Associates will offer hourly fee legal employment consulting. The service is intended to protect employers and employees alike by resolving disputes before they reach the[…]
The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)… Ensures eligible employees are able to use up to 12 weeks of unpaid leave. Qualifying leave can be used all at once or in increments as short as a few hours at a time. Ensures eligible employees maintain insurance benefits. Ensures eligible employee[…]