Nashville at law: One win, one draw for Metro Legal

Two-year lawsuit ends in jury verdict for city, but appeals court says strip-club regulators can't impose fines [From our print edition featured in Monday's City Paper]
Aug 21, 2009 3:30 PM

Gaylord group abandons SouthEast Waffles bid

Venture that included golfer as investor had teamed with debtor on buyout plan
Aug 18, 2009 2:46 PM

Chapter and verse: Lawsuit victor accuses iPayment CEO of crimes

Filings show evidence revealed in years of L.A. legal proceedings leading to $350M verdict, as winner of judgment seeks to put trustee in charge of Daily's worldly possessions
Aug 26, 2009 4:07 PM

Investors win $792K judgment against golf-store promoter

Court awards treble damages against KiS Golf founder McGill
Aug 25, 2009 3:19 PM

Attorney who spoke to jurors explains himself

Whitaker regrets 'totally inappropriate' actions
Sep 2, 2009 10:16 AM

Nashville at law: Veteran restaurateur goes bankrupt

Former Mere Bulles and Princeton's owner tripped up by $13.9M in debts, facing fraud lawsuit [From our print edition featured in Monday's City Paper]
Aug 30, 2009 10:37 PM

Stokes: I stole for the children

Admitted fraudster says he swiped retirement funds to gain in political status, hoping to influence custody decision; sentencing set for today
Sep 3, 2009 9:04 AM

Trucking firm sues after VP joins rival

Western Express accuses ex-logistics manager and competing company of civil conspiracy
Aug 31, 2009 3:45 PM

Bridgestone sues Puerto Rican distributor

Companies have tussled over payments since at least 2006
Sep 3, 2009 11:28 AM

Judge calls lawyer on carpet over juror contact

After winning $1.2M against Wal-Mart but being denied punitive damages, attorney allegedly queried jury members
Sep 1, 2009 12:09 PM

Nashville at law: Chic retailer sued over voyeurism

Employee was jailed for filming teen in dressing room... Also: 'The Party' and 'The Fox' settle airwaves conflict and more, in our weekly roundup of civil litigation [From our print edition featured in today's City Paper]
Sep 7, 2009 4:22 PM

Veteran attorney Conners dead at 89

Colleagues remember last living name partner of Boult Cummings as consummate trial lawyer
Sep 8, 2009 6:56 PM

Perjury suspected in alleged Ponzi conspirator case

Central figure in investment scheme gave answers under oath that others aren't buying
Sep 9, 2009 10:19 PM

Stokes sentenced to 12 and a half years

Judge gives fallen 1Point impresario nine years less than feds asked for
Sep 3, 2009 4:02 PM

Coalition of willing record labels sues Ellen over music

Major suit filed in Nashville says TV host's people 'did not roll that way' when it came to licensing tunes -- Updated with comment from Warner Bros.
Sep 10, 2009 2:45 PM

Nashville at law: Feds sue businessman over unauthorized dam

Civil penalties sought against Rich Roberts could top $27M. Also: Nukote sues Office Depot over bankruptcy and labels take on DeGeneres [From our print edition featured in Monday's City Paper]
Sep 13, 2009 1:19 PM

Equipment rental firm files for Chapter 11 again

Five years after exiting bankruptcy court, former Inc. 5000 honoree heads back
Sep 16, 2009 12:59 PM

iPayment CEO fires back

Daily denies wrongdoing in bankruptcy case, pleads for an end to legal 'madness'
Sep 17, 2009 1:16 PM

$1.7M said to be embezzled from major law firm

Grand jury comes back with 40-count indictment on bookkeeper
Sep 25, 2009 2:50 PM

Health fund launches three suits against companies

Contractors face ERISA charges, claims of giving union workers short shrift
Sep 22, 2009 3:14 PM