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Defense Win

Sean W. Martin, a shareholder in the Chattanooga, Tennessee office of Carr Allison, successfully defended a two-fronted attack by third-party plaintiffs seeking insurance coverage from Mr. Martin’s client. The bizarre factual allegations of the case are as follows: The son of the insureds for Mr. Martin’s client (“Boyfriend”) was romantically […]

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Martin Obtains Summary Judgment in Slip and Fall

Sean W. Martin, a shareholder in the Chattanooga, Tennessee office of Carr Allison, obtained summary judgment for his client in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee. Mr. Martin’s client operates a commercial bakery. It contracted with a third party to perform sanitation services within its […]

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Parsons Obtains Summary Judgment

February 18, 2014 – Justin W. Parsons of the firm’s Mobile, Alabama office recently obtained summary judgment on behalf of a property management company for condominium associations and its owner in the Circuit Court of Baldwin County, Alabama.  The plaintiff, a bookkeeping firm for condominium associations, asserted claims of intentional interference […]

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Carr Allison Announces New Shareholders

BIRMINGHAM, AL — February 4, 2014 — Carr Allison recently named three attorneys as shareholders to the firm. Justin I. Hale is located in the firm’s Birmingham office, Justin W. Parsons practices in Mobile, and Matthew S. Scanlan practices out of the Tallahassee office of Carr Allison.  Mr. Hale’s litigation practice […]

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Carr Allison’s Kirkpatrick Serves as ASIA Speaker

On January 17, Donald B. Kirkpatrick, II, served as a featured speaker at the Alabama Self-Insurers Assocation’s Winter Conference. Kirkpatrick, shareholder in the Birmingham office of Carr Allison, presented recent developments in Alabama workers’ compensation law. About Alabama Self-Insurers Assocation (ASIA) The Alabama Self-Insurers Association (ASIA) was formed in 1992 by ten […]

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Dowdey to Serve on State Bar Veterans Task Force

Attorney Trey Dowdey was recently selected to serve on the Alabama State Bar Veterans Treatment Court Task Force. The purpose of the Task Force is to examine the programs and benefits available to veterans in the state, including education, housing, vocational training, employment, and other self-sustainment programs. As a Lieutenant Colonel […]

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COVID-19 Response Team and Resources (Updated 8/25)

Below are links to all the resources about COVID-19.  If you have any questions regarding COVID-19 and your obligations as an employer, please do not hesitate to contact someone on our Carr Allison COVID-19 Response Team.   Carr Allison Resource Teams Carr Allison Response Team: Click Here Carr Allison Workers’ Compensation […]

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EEOC Addresses Right of Employers to Require Periodic COVID-19 Testing and Other Issues

As the pandemic continues to evolve, the EEOC has been providing updates addressing new questions that have arisen concerning Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) laws. To learn more about these questions and answers click here.  

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DOL Issues Updated Guidance to Assist Employers with School-Related Leave Under the FFCRA

The Department of Labor recently issued guidance to provide assistance to employers trying to determine what leave is required when schools are closed, or partially closed, as a result of COVID-19. To learn more about what this means for you, Click Here.  

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