Wargo French recently obtained a published decision of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirming its win on behalf of a client sued by a former vendor. The trial court had granted summary judgment after finding all of the vendor's claims were barred by its own voluntary conduct. On appeal, the vendor argued that its conduct was not voluntary, but the product of economic duress imposed by Wargo French’s client. However, following briefing and a hotly-contested oral argument, Wargo French prevailed in a 2-1 decision. Congratulations to
Wargo French insurance coverage partner Raymond J. Tittmann was recently quoted in the Law360 article entitled “Agents Get Upper Hand In Negligence Suits With Ill. Ruling,” providing his analysis on the potential consequences of a recent Illinois Supreme Court decision limiting the statute of limitations for a negligence claim against an insurance agent. His conclusion?
Wargo French was honored to have our CLE titled “The New Era: Clouding Around with Data” chosen to present at NAMWOLF’s (National Association of Minority & Women Owned Law Firms) Annual Meeting in Chicago. A special thanks to our panel which included, our Corporate Partner, Alina Singer, Ashley Tan, Senior Counsel at Complex Networks, Ilanit Leibowitz, Vice President & Corporate Counsel at Prudential Financial, Peggy Miller, Special Counsel at MWH Law Group LLP, and Shantanu Singh, Assistant General Counsel &
Wargo French had the pleasure of sponsoring and attending NAMWOLF's (National Association of Minority & Women Owned Law Firms) Annual Meeting in Chicago. We enjoyed seeing our NAMWOLF friends and colleagues at the In-House Counsel Meet & Greet Reception and had a FANtastic time at the Law Firm Expo. Looking forward to the Business Meeting in February and continuing our partnership with NAMWOLF!
Wargo French is a proud sponsor of the Georgia Minority Supplier Development Council (GMSDC). We had the pleasure of attending the 36th Annual GMSDC Spirit of Alliance Awards Dinner at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis. It was a wonderful event and celebration of supplier diversity!
Wargo French is a proud sponsor of Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) South Florida. We had the pleasure of attending their 9th Annual CLE conference, “SUPERCOUNSELORS: Protectors of the Company.” It was great connecting with clients and friends at this event!
Wargo French is thrilled to sponsor NAMWOLF's (National Association of Minority & Women Owned Law Firms) Annual Meeting next week in Chicago. We will be co-hosting the In-House Counsel Meet & Greet Reception on Wednesday, September 26th and are excited to share a surprise theme at the Law Firm Expo (Booth #134) on Thursday, September 27th.
Wargo French was a proud sponsor of the ACC Georgia CLE luncheon in August. Ellen English and Raymond Tittmann presented on “How to Draft Effective Insurance and Indemnification Provisions in Commercial Contracts.” Their article was published in the ACC Georgia Fall Newsletter. Great job Ellen and Ray!
Wargo French was honored to host the Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) Southeast Executive Event “Mergers and Acquisitions Fireside Chat” on September 5, 2018 in our Atlanta office. We enjoyed a lively discussion with senior executives in the industry regarding recent merger and acquisition activity and the implications the changes have on individuals, businesses and on the industry as a whole.