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Stembridge Taylor Prevails in Business Dispute, Defeating Plaintiff’s Motion for a Preliminary Injunction Against Quarry Operator

August 16, 2023 Results

Stembridge Taylor recently blocked a motion for injunction and restraining order improperly brought against our client, a local quarrying company. The plaintiffs, a competing quarrying company and its owners, alleged that our client unlawfully converted plaintiffs’ equipment for its own use and benefit without providing adequate compensation. Our client denied […]

Six-Year Legal Battle Against Clayton County School District Concludes with 7-Figure Recovery After 11th Circuit Affirms Judgment on Jury Verdict and Award of Attorneys Fees

July 24, 2023 Results

Stembridge Taylor recovered $1,096,435.42 from the Clayton County (GA) School District for client Crystal Lamb, a remarkable woman who overcame challenges stemming from a mid-career diagnosis of myotonia disorder, a form of muscular dystrophy, to remain a highly-recognized special education teacher. Ms. Lamb, who served the District’s most severely challenged […]

Defeated Friviolous 11th Circuit Appeal Following Judgment on Federal Jury Verdict on Claims of Failure to Accommodate, Discrimination and Retaliation Under ADA

May 8, 2023 Results

On April 20, Lisa Taylor argued in front of a three-judge panel at the Court of Appeals Federal Courthouse in Atlanta to oppose a frivolous appeal from Clayton County School District as they tried to overturn a justifying 2021 jury verdict in favor of our client, special education teacher Crystal […]

Victory in the Georgia Court of Appeals Leads to Reversal of Superior Court Ruling Against our Client in a Beneficiary Suit

January 5, 2023 Results

Stembridge Taylor secured another appellate court victory, resulting in reversal of a trial court’s erroneous order granting motion to dismiss against our client, the wife of a deceased life insurance policyholder. The decedent had a life insurance policy that at one point named his sister as the beneficiary. The decedent’s […]

Denial of Collective Action and Full Dismissal of Frivolous FLSA Claims Brought Against Nationwide Manufacturer

July 28, 2022 Results

Attorneys John Stembridge and Lisa Taylor successfully defended against a collective action lawsuit under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) on behalf of our client, a nationwide battery and energy manufacturer. The plaintiff, a former hourly employee, alleged our client miscalculated overtime pay by failing to include certain bonuses and […]

Summary Judgment Win Rejecting ADA Claims Against Medical-Practice Client Affirmed by Eleventh Circuit

July 1, 2022 Results

Stembridge Taylor earned an appellate victory following complete dismissal of a medical practitioner’s former employee’s claims of discrimination and retaliation under the Americans With Disabilities Act. Plaintiff Aisha Change sued our client Midtown Neurology after her employment ended in October 2018, asserting claims of discrimination and retaliation under the ADA. […]

Stembridge Taylor Prevails Before Georgia Court of Appeals in Precedent-Setting Decision Interpreting DOL’s COVID-19 Emergency Rule

March 14, 2022 Results

Stembridge Taylor’s client, a medical worker susceptible to COVID-19, was denied unemployment benefits through the GA Department of Labor. Her denial for benefits was initially upheld by first the DOL appellate board and then the Superior Court. After convincing the Court of Appeals to accept the case on discretionary review, […]

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