Judge/ DistrictCase Number & TitleType of CaseSettlement Demand & OfferVerdict /DateTrial/ Deliberation TimePlaintiff's AttorneyDefendant's Attorney

Cobb County Superior Court

James Bodiford 95103706-33 Myrtle Adams, et al v Victor Comastro, Leonard Siket, Chicago Sports Bar Inc., et al Securities Fraud - Plaintiffs alleged that defendants committed securities violations and fraud in the sale of investments in an entertainment complex called "Grand Illusion." Plaintiffs also alleged RICO violations. Defendants contended that their actions, taken independently, did not lead to plaintiffs' losses.   $15,900,000 ($8,100,000 compensatory and $7,800,000 punitive damages) on Oct. 13, 2000   David P. Darden Rex P. Cornelison III, Lewis E. Hassett, R. David Steele, and Stefan C. Passantino

Fulton County Superior Court

M. Gino Brogdon 99VS0151851 Benny and Cynthia Baker v Richard Hoard Auto Accident - Plaintiffs claim they suffered soft tissue neck/back injuries when defendant attempted to pass their vehicle while they were left-turning into a private drive. Defendant argued that plaintiffs were not injured by the minimal impact. DEMAND: $13,000
OFFER: $2000
Defense Verdict on Sep. 26, 2000 20 minutes jury deliberations Bruce A. Hagen J. Nicole Reagin

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