Kaufman & Forman, P.C.
Call to arrange a consultation
678-957-7769 | 770-390-9200
Contact Us
practice areas

September 2011 Archives

Commercial litigation names several in offense

Georgia homebuilder Beazer Homes USA Inc. is being accused by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for falsely reporting on income statements, to give the appearance that they are making more money than they actually are. The former Chief Financial Officer of the company is facing arbitration that will force him to reimburse Beazer Homes for nearly $1.5 million. It is believed that he received those funds after filing the fraudulent reports for the 2006 fiscal year. The business litigation is still pending in Atlanta.

Business litigation pits cities against online travel firms

Business litigation can have a significant impact on the consumer, in the form of higher costs in order to offset the expense of litigating and any potential adverse consequences. For example, take the Georgia hotel and occupancy tax.

Ten business owners claim fraud over dashed American dreams

A sprawling case of alleged fraud, breach of contract, accusations and counter-accusations now ties Nevada in the West to our very own Georgia. A property-management company is at the eye of the storm, having been accused of a raft of commercial malpractices, including fraud. Many of the victims involved, who were allegedly defrauded of considerable sums, including their life savings, are recent immigrants to our country.

Ms. Goodall's new business venture goes south

Primatologist Jane Goodall, renowned for her study of primates, may not be a Hollywood celebrity but she is a scientific celebrity. Goodall has recently become involved in a lawsuit. She is the plaintiff in a business litigation case against a Georgia baby food company.

Contact Kaufman & Forman, P.C. Now

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

get Legal Help Now

Kaufman & Forman, P.C.
8215 Roswell Road
Building 800
Atlanta, GA 30350

Toll Free: 800-461-5864
Phone: 678-957-7769
Fax: 770-395-6720
Atlanta Law Office Map

Review Us

Robert Kaufman has been selected as a 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in ‘Commercial Litigation’ as will be published in the May issue of The American Lawyer & Corporate Counsel magazine.Alex Kaufman has been selected as a 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in ‘Commercial Litigation’ as will be published in the December issue of The American Lawyer & Corporate Counsel magazine.

*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.