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Erik Heninger and Brandy Robertson: HGD Attorneys Taking the Lead

June 27, 2017

“Dedicated to protecting our 7th Amendment Right” Two Heninger Garrison Davis (HGD) attorneys are taking on important leadership roles with the…  Learn More

Erik Heninger teaching at AAJ Trial Advocacy College in Minneapolis

June 22, 2017

Erik Heninger, an American Association for Justice® College faculty member, will be teaching deposition skills during The Trial Advocacy College this week. Taking and…  Learn More

HGD Hosts Uniform Drive and July 4 Community Event Fundraiser for Birmingham Education Foundation

June 17, 2017

Help Support Our City’s Future by Supporting Birmingham City Schools Students! Heninger Garrison Davis has demonstrated a commitment not only…  Learn More

Johnson & Johnson Product Made Common Hernia Surgery Life Threatening: Do You Have Complications from Physiomesh?

June 12, 2017

Hernia repair is one of the most common general surgery operations. There are nearly 1,000,000 hernia repairs performed every year…  Learn More

HGD Welcomes Summer Law Clerks and Legal Support

June 9, 2017

Allison was born and raised in San Diego, California. In 2014, she graduated from the University of Alabama with a…  Learn More

HHS: Taxpayers May Have Overpaid $1.27 Billion For EpiPens

June 2, 2017

Originally published May 31, 2017 By Chris Morran@themorrancave Updated: June 1, 2017 4:14 pm EDT By Chris Morran@themorrancave Even though…  Learn More

Valuable Tips for Making the Transition from Law Student to Attorney

May 30, 2017

  Sleepless nights. Coffee and energy drinks. Stress. These were likely the staples of your time in law school. Now…  Learn More

Steve Heninger and Jeff Leonard win $5 Million Jury Verdict in Medical Malpractice Case

May 5, 2017

                        Jeff Leonard and Steve Heninger won a $5 million…  Learn More

HGD Takes Home 3rd Place in Birmingham’s Brightest Company Trivia Competition!

May 3, 2017

Heninger Garrison Davis competed in the 2017 Birmingham’s Brightest Company Trivia Competition, Tuesday, May 2, and placed 3rd out of 37 teams in last…  Learn More

HGD is a proud community partner with Birmingham Education Foundation

April 25, 2017

                          HGD is a proud community partner with…  Learn More

Gillette’s Lawsuit against Razor Startup ShaveLogic has been dismissed

April 21, 2017

Court allows countersuit by ShaveLogic and former Gillette employees to continue                  …  Learn More

VW’s U.S. Diesel Accord to Be Overseen by Ex-Enron Prosecutor

April 20, 2017

by Tom Schoenberg – Bloomberg News April 19, 2017, 3:28 PM CDT April 20, 2017, 2:08 AM CDT Larry Thompson…  Learn More

HGD is Looking for Focus Group Volunteers!

April 4, 2017

                                If you would like…  Learn More

Taylor Bartlett and Jeff Leonard named Birmingham’s Top Attorneys 2017

April 1, 2017

    Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC proudly announces that two of our attorneys, Taylor Bartlett and Jeff Leonard, have been…  Learn More

Wells Fargo’s $110-million settlement is still not enough, lawyers say

March 30, 2017

A woman walks out of a Wells Fargo bank in Washington, D.C., in May 2016. (NICHOLAS KAMM / AFP/Getty Images)…  Learn More

HGD is a sponsor for 10th Annual “Croonin’ For Critters” March 23 Benefitting Do Dah Day

March 16, 2017

                Birmingham professionals will sing on behalf of homeless animals at the 10th…  Learn More

Stephen Heninger selected as faculty member of American Association for Justice Ultimate Trial College at Harvard Law School

March 14, 2017

HGD founding partner Stephen Heninger is teaching as an invited faculty member for American Association for Justice’s Ultimate Trial Advocacy College at Harvard…  Learn More

Talcum Powder and Ovarian Cancer: A Deadly Link

March 14, 2017

  By Jim McDonough HGD Attorney – Atlanta, GA March 13, 2017 If you are like most people, when you…  Learn More

HGD Celebrate’s International Women’s Day

March 8, 2017

On International Women’s Day, we honor and salute all the women who are an integral part of the fabric of…  Learn More

HGD participates in The Exceptional Foundation Chili Cook-off March 4

February 27, 2017

HGD is super excited to, once again, be a sponsor AND a participant in the 13th Annual Exceptional Foundation Chili…  Learn More

Popular Remington 700 rifle linked to potentially deadly defect

February 21, 2017

Popular Remington 700 rifle linked to potentially deadly defect Thousands of gun owners claim Remington 700 rifles have fired without…  Learn More

U.S. Traffic Deaths Rise for a Second Straight Year

February 20, 2017

By NEAL E. BOUDETTE FEB. 15, 2017 Last year, traffic deaths increased 6 percent, to 40,200, according to estimates released…  Learn More

Lew Garrison talks about how he is leading the class action lawsuit in the Wells Fargo phony account scandal on HBO Vice News Tonight

February 7, 2017

The contract clause no one reads:  How Wells Fargo is taking advantage of a hidden clause inside almost every customer…  Learn More

Tim Davis named to the American Board of Trial Advocates

February 3, 2017

Congratulations to HGD Managing Partner, Tim Davis, who was recently named to the American Board of Trial Advocates. Membership into ABOTA is…  Learn More

If you missed it earlier, tune in tonight, January 30, to see Lew Garrison on HBO Vice News Tonight

January 30, 2017

Garrison fighting Wells Fargo’s shaky fine print arbitration clause  Lew Garrison, one of Heninger Garrison Davis’s founding partners, is taking the…  Learn More

Steve Heninger Interview: Why Storytelling Is Essential for Trial Lawyers

January 26, 2017

Why Storytelling Is Essential for Trial Lawyers Jan 26, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy W. Richter | Civil Litigation Throughout most of human existence,…  Learn More

HGD files suit against L’Oréal and Soft Sheen-Carson for Relaxer Hair care products causing severe chemical burns and hair loss

January 20, 2017

                  HGD has filed a class action lawsuit and is also currently investigating…  Learn More

Move Over, VW: Fiat Chrysler Now Caught In The Crosshairs Of The Clean Air Act

January 18, 2017

OE/Clean Air Act JANUARY 17, 2017 11:58 AM by Amy Antenora On Jan. 12, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) accused Fiat…  Learn More

Fiat Chrysler Faces Consumer Suit Over Emission Software

January 17, 2017

By Shayna Posses Law360, New York (January 13, 2017, 6:22 PM EST) ­­ The morning after the Environmental Protection Agency’s…  Learn More

Lew Garrison and Taylor Bartlett are representing the plaintiff alleging Sunbelt Rental Company violated the Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practices Act

January 17, 2017

Michael Abella Jan. 16, 2017, 11:27pm EDWARDSVILLE – A painting contractor is suing Sunbelt Rentals Inc., an equipment rental company, citing…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC files first nationwide Class Action Complaint against Fiat Chrysler for Emissions Cheating

January 17, 2017

Jan 13, 2017, 19:45 ET BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Jan. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC law firm has filed the first nationwide…  Learn More

HENINGER GARRISON DAVIS, LLC Filing Class Action Complaint and Investigating Claims of Fiat Chrysler Emissions Cheating Amid US Government Accusations

January 13, 2017

US Government Accuses Chrysler of Illegal Diesel Emissions Posted on January 12, 2017 BIRMINGHAM, AL:  (January 12, 2017) – The US Justice…  Learn More

Jim McDonough representing top Atlanta strip club dancer fired after she alleged sexual assault

January 10, 2017

Lawsuit details sex, abuse at Cheetah. Club denies ‘fabricated claims,’ sues one dancer for slander. ATLANTA-NEWS By Chris Joyner – The Atlanta…  Learn More

Steve Heninger Representing Miscarriage Case that Alabama’s Supreme Court Is Turning Into An Abortion Battle

January 8, 2017

The Alabama Supreme Court has ruled that a woman who had a miscarriage can sue her doctor for wrongful death,…  Learn More

Lew Garrison gives an interview with HBO Vice News Tonight show regarding the Wells Fargo Phony Accounts Class Action Lawsuit

January 8, 2017

Garrison fighting Wells Fargo’s shaky fine print arbitration clause  Lew Garrison, one of Heninger Garrison Davis’s founding partners, is taking the…  Learn More

Steve Heninger wins Alabama Supreme Court ruling in favor of wrongful death miscarriage for client

January 3, 2017

Woman can sue doctor for wrongful death after miscarriage, Alabama Supreme Court rules By Kent Faulk | kfaulk@al.com  Email the author | Follow…  Learn More

HGD is proud to be a community partner with Birmingham Education Foundation to help provide warm winter coats for some Birmingham students!

December 16, 2016

 

Digital Depositions: An Attorney’s Essential Steps for Going Paperless – On-Demand

December 1, 2016

The 21st century solution for going paperless is here — digital depositions. But before you jump headfirst into this new…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC named one of U.S. News National “Best Law Firms” for 2017

November 1, 2016

  U.S. News – Best Lawyers® releases 2017 “Best Law Firms” list WASHINGTON – November 1, 2016 – U.S. News…  Learn More

HGD Looking at Claims for Ethicon’s Voluntarily Recall of Physiomesh Hernia Product

November 1, 2016

In May 2016 Ethicon initiated a voluntary recall of its Physiomesh Flexible Composite Mesh (for laparoscopic use) following an analysis…  Learn More

Brandy Robertson selected to Alabama State Bar Leadership Forum 2017

October 28, 2016

HGD is very proud to announce that Brandy Robertson has been selected by The Alabama State to be one of…  Learn More

Erik Heninger to teach at Trial Advocacy College in Atlanta this week

October 26, 2016

Erik Heninger, an American Association for Justice® College faculty member, will be teaching civil litigation skills during The Trial Advocacy College this week.  The…  Learn More

Honza Prchal honored as 2016 Pro Bono Exemplar

October 21, 2016

Kudos to our own Honza Prchal who was honored by the Alabama Access to Justice Commission this week as a…  Learn More

Malpractice in Alabama: Tough laws protect doctors, penalize injured patients

October 14, 2016

Steve Heninger, who represents patients in medical malpractice and other injury cases, said his clients face an uphill battle. “I…  Learn More

Alabama Firm, Heninger Garrison Davis, taking the lead in the Wells Fargo lawsuit filed last month

October 7, 2016

“This lawsuit is a first step to determine the identities of these people,” said Lew Garrison, whose Alabama firm, Heninger…  Learn More

Jeanie Sleadd named as one of Birmingham’s Rising Star Lawyers for 2016

October 6, 2016

  This week, Birmingham Business Journal is recognizing those attorneys in their Rising Star Lawyers special feature, which highlights up-and-coming lawyers in the Birmingham metro…  Learn More

Amanda Williamson appointed to the Plaintiff’s Executive Committee for In re Depakote

October 5, 2016

On October 4, 2016, HGD Associate Amanda Williamson was appointed by U.S. District Judge Nancy Rosenstengel to the Plaintiff’s Executive…  Learn More

Erik Heninger and Jeff Leonard represent patients in Arkansas Hospital lawsuit

October 4, 2016

Erik Heninger and Jeff Leonard are representing patients who said the hospitals are creating financial nightmares for them through tough…  Learn More

Stephen Heninger’s article, “License to Tell,” published in Alabama Lawyer

October 4, 2016

  Stephen Heninger entertains us all with his recent publication, “License to Tell,” in the September issue of Alabama Lawyer….  Learn More

HENINGER GARRISON DAVIS, LLC has filed a lawsuit alleging that HP Printers had a Preset Failure Date for Non-HP Ink Cartridges

September 27, 2016

Lawsuit Claims HP Intentionally Sabotaged Printers Using Non-HP Ink                      …  Learn More

HGD Welcomes Anna Carroll as New Attorney

September 23, 2016

HGD is excited to welcome back Anna Carroll to the firm as the newest attorney on our team. Anna worked…  Learn More

Colonial Pipeline: 252,000 gallons of gasoline have leaked in Shelby County

September 15, 2016

                        Colonial Pipeline officials confirm that 6,000 barrels of…  Learn More

HENINGER GARRISON DAVIS, LLC files nationwide class action lawsuit against PPG Industries over property damages caused by defective Olympic “Rescue It!” deck and concrete products

September 15, 2016

                  Update May 2017: HGD is no longer taking new clients for…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC files lawsuit against Wells Fargo

September 9, 2016

HGD attorneys have now sued a class of defendants, Wells Fargo employees, who participated in tortious acts in the state…  Learn More

HENINGER GARRISON DAVIS, LLC files national lawsuit to require Tropical Smoothie Cafe, LLC to notify customers of exposure to Hepatitis A contamination

September 6, 2016

Strawberries from Egypt contaminated with HAV ATLANTA, GA: (September 6, 2016) – Customers exposed to Hepatitis A in Tropical Smoothie…  Learn More

HGD Wins Federal Case Against FDIC

August 13, 2016

Another win for HGD! Partner Lee Gresham, Jeanie Sleadd and Christopher Hood won a complicated banking case against the FDIC…  Learn More

HGD Attorneys Named to Birmingham Top Lawyers 2016

August 8, 2016

When looking for legal representation, look to the best Birmingham has to offer. Congratulations to the following HGD attorneys who…  Learn More

HGD and AAJ Sponsors Montgomery Visit for Law Clerks

July 29, 2016

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC along with the Alabama Association for Justice, sponsored a trip for the HGD Law Clerks to…  Learn More

Birmingham Magazine Recognizes Four HGD Attorneys in its 2016 “Top Attorneys” Issue

July 28, 2016

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC is pleased to announce that four attorneys have been recognized by Birmingham Magazine in its 2016 “Top…  Learn More

Tim Davis to speak at the 2016 Annual AAJ Convention on July 23

July 14, 2016

Partner Tim Davis has been invited to speak at the American Association for Justice 2016 Annual Convention in Los Angeles…  Learn More

All six female HGD Birmingham attorneys named to the 2016 Top Women Attorney’s List

June 29, 2016

Congratulations to all of Heninger Garrison Davis female attorneys in Birmingham who were just named to the 2016 Top Women…  Learn More

STEPHEN D. HENINGER AND AMANDA WILLIAMSON WIN $2,000,000 JURY VERDICT FOR CLIENT MISDIAGNOSED WITH CANCER

June 24, 2016

Stephen D. Heninger and Amanda Williamson recently recovered $2,000,000 for their client who sustained severe injuries after being misdiagnosed with cancer…  Learn More

A Brief Overview of Multi-District Litigation

February 24, 2016

By: Caroline U. Hollingsworth Multi-District Litigation (“MDL”) is a type of legal proceeding that causes much confusion among attorneys and…  Learn More

Jeff Leonard and Jim McDonough named as Partners

February 2, 2016

The law firm of Heninger Garrison Davis is pleased to announce that Jeff Leonard and Jim McDonough have been named…  Learn More

Lew Garrison & Taylor Bartlett speak at HarrisMartin’s MDL Conference

January 27, 2016

Lewis Garrison and Taylor Bartlett have been selected to speak at HarrisMartin’s MDL Conference: Fantasy Sports, Volkswagen, Porsche, and Pharmaceutical Litigation Agenda…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis recognized as one of Birmingham’s largest law firms

January 20, 2016

Heninger Garrison Davis is proud to be recognized again as one of Birmingham’s largest law firms by the Birmingham Business…  Learn More

Law360: Gap Gift Card Patent Row Heads To Supreme Court

December 17, 2015

A Heninger Garrison Davis was featured recently on Law360. You can read the full article here. Note: this site requires…  Learn More

Lew Garrison interviewed by the Wall Street Journal

December 7, 2015

Lew Garrison was recently interviewed by the Wall Street Journal for a piece about the ongoing Volkswagen emissions litigation. You…  Learn More

Jim McDonough interviewed about DraftKings & FanDuel daily fantasy sports lawsuit

November 25, 2015

You can learn more about the case here.

$350,000 Recovery for Clients in Motor Vehicle Collision

November 16, 2015

Drew Haskins recently recovered $350,000 for two clients who sustained severe injuries in a motor vehicle collision.  Both individuals suffered…  Learn More

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Forced Arbitration Exposed by New York Times Series

November 3, 2015

The New York Times is publishing a series of in-depth articles investigating the corporate bullying tactic of forced arbitration. The…  Learn More

Volkswagen Used Car Dealers and the Volkswagen Mess

October 27, 2015

By: Honza Prchal Volkswagen spent a decade overcoming its poor reputation, and now it has taken a well-deserved PR drubbing…  Learn More

Taylor Bartlett quoted in USA Today article about the Ashley Madison hack lawsuit.

August 27, 2015

Ashley Madison class action lawyer, Taylor Bartlett, was interviewed by USA Today about a lawsuit filed on behalf of our…  Learn More

Six Heninger Garrison Davis attorneys named to b-Metro’s Top Women Attorneys 2015

August 26, 2015

Heninger Garrison Davis is proud to announce that Gayle Douglas, Kathryn Harrington, Caroline Hollingsworth, Brandy Robertson, Jeanie Sleadd and Amanda Williamson were all named to b-Metro magazine’s…  Learn More

Taylor Bartlett elected Treasurer at Rotaract Club of Birmingham

August 19, 2015

Heninger Garrison Davis is proud to announce that Taylor Bartlett has been elected Treasurer at Rotaract Club of Birmingham. In that…  Learn More

Steve Heninger selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2016

August 18, 2015

Heninger Garrison Davis LLC is pleased to announce that Steve Heninger was recently selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best…  Learn More

July Service Project: Greater Birmingham Humane Society

July 13, 2015

  Last Friday, eleven members of the Heninger Garrison Davis team volunteered at the Greater Birmingham Humane Society.  After a tour of…  Learn More

Dr. François Blaudeau settles morcellator lawsuit in a case followed by the Wall Street Journal.

July 7, 2015

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Business Litigation: An Overview

June 11, 2015

By: Lee Gresham The January 28, 1960 issue of The Washington Post contained a letter from John Steinbeck to Adlai Stevenson….  Learn More

Missing Facts for § 101 Jurisprudence

June 3, 2015

By: Maureen Abbey Inventors have been running to the Patent Office for decades hoping to protect their ideas on new…  Learn More

Brandy Robertston selected for Birmingham Bar Future Leaders

June 1, 2015

Heninger Garrison Davis is pleased to announce Brandy Robertson has been selected to be a member of the Birmingham Bar Association’s…  Learn More

Erik Heninger elected to the Alabama State Bar Board of Bar Commissioners

May 19, 2015

On May 18, 2015, Erik Heninger was elected to the Alabama State Bar Board of Bar Commissioners. Erik will represent…  Learn More

May Service Project: Habitat for Humanity

May 11, 2015

For our May Service Project, members of the Heninger Garrison Davis team partnered with Habitat for Humanity to help build a home for…  Learn More

Alabama Super Lawyers Magazine: “Why W. Lewis Garrison has been accused of turning Alabama into ‘Tort Hell'”

May 1, 2015

Heninger Garrison Davis partner, Lew Garrison, is featured in a cover article in the 2015 Alabama Super Lawyers magazine about…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis wins Birmingham’s Brightest Company Trivia Competition

April 27, 2015

Congratulations to our trivia team, they won the title of Birmingham’s Brightest Company at the 2015 Birmingham’s Brightest Company Trivia…  Learn More

Apartment Tenants Receive $380,000 in Settlement with Complex

April 13, 2015

Drew Haskins recently settled a breach of contract case in the amount of $380,000 after his clients lost all of…  Learn More

Jackie Knapp Burt to moderate panel at the Intellectual Property SpringPosium 2015

April 9, 2015

On April 11, 2015, Jackie Knapp Burt will moderate a panel consisting of two federal judges at the Intellectual Property SpringPosium…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis sperm bank lawsuit receives national attention

April 6, 2015

Heninger Garrison Davis attorneys, Lew Garrison, Taylor Bartlett and Brandy Robertson are part of a team representing parents who were allegedly…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis welcomes K. Stephen Jackson

April 1, 2015

K. Stephen Jackson, an experienced trial lawyer representing clients in complex civil matters, in both state and federal arenas, including litigating numerous…  Learn More

FDA Cautions About Using Testosterone Products

March 4, 2015

On March 3, 2015, The Federal Drug Administration (FDA) released a safety alert about using testosterone products for low testosterone…  Learn More

January Service Project: Community Food Bank of Central Alabama

January 19, 2015

For our January Service Project, eight people from Heninger Garrison Davis volunteered Friday morning at the Community Food Bank of Central…  Learn More

What is the difference between a class action and mass tort?

January 7, 2015

By: Caroline Hollingsworth Most people have heard of class action lawsuits but are less familiar with the term “mass tort.”…  Learn More

Wrongful Death of Nursing Home Patient Reaches Settlement

December 23, 2014

Erik Heninger and Drew Haskins recently settled a wrongful death case against an Alabama nursing home for a confidential amount. …  Learn More

Lew Garrison to speak at HarrisMartin’s MDL Conference

December 1, 2014

Lewis Garrison has been selected to speak at HarrisMartin’s MDL Conference: Xarelto & Power Morcellators in Charleston, SC on December…  Learn More

Jeff Leonard & Callen Sparrow Obtain $350,000 Verdict

November 21, 2014

Jeff Leonard and Callen Sparrow obtained a $350,000 verdict in a week-long medical negligence case in Walker County against a…  Learn More

HGD Reaches $215,000 Settlement with the Birmingham Board of Education

November 13, 2014

Erik Heninger and Drew Haskins recently settled a lawsuit against the Birmingham Board of Education after Board employees negligently failed…  Learn More

HGD Files GMO Corn Class Action Lawsuit Against Syngenta

November 12, 2014

Syngenta Viptera corn lawyers represent farmers who have been affected by the estimated 3 billion dollar loss in corn sales*…  Learn More

Dr. Blaudeau serves as Judge for the National Health Law Moot Court Competition

November 5, 2014

Dr. Blaudeau recently had the honor of serving as a Judge for the 2014-2015 National Health Law Moot Court Competition….  Learn More

Has the value of your Corn crop decreased?

October 31, 2014

In the 2012/13 fiscal year, China was the third largest export market for U.S. corn, at 5 million tons.  Since…  Learn More

Erik Heninger and Drew Haskins Settle California Trucking Case for $500,000

October 28, 2014

Erik Heninger and Drew Haskins recently settled a trucking case in San Bernardino, California for $500,000 after a catastrophic collision…  Learn More

Honza Prchal receives the 2014 Pro Bono Award

October 23, 2014

Congratulations to Honza Prchal for being recognized by the Birmingham Bar Association at the Pro Bono Committee’s Fall Breakfast. Honza was…  Learn More

Xarelto: A New Generation of Anticoagulant – but is it better?

October 8, 2014

By: Brandy Robertson Since 1954 Warfarin or Coumadin, has been the primary anticoagulant prescribed for preventing blood clots. It was…  Learn More

Digital Depositions

September 25, 2014

By: Taylor Bartlett Everybody has been the associate who was asked to lug an extra suitcase full of exhibits to…  Learn More

Honza Prchal Receives “AV” Peer Review Rating from Lexis Nexis® Martindale-Hubbell®

September 22, 2014

LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell has recognized Honza Prchal with a Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating™.  Honza was given an “AV” rating from his peers, which…  Learn More

The Top 10 Steps You Should and Should Not Take After a Motor Vehicle Accident

September 8, 2014

One of the questions I’m most frequently asked is what people should and should not do immediately after being involved…  Learn More

Weeks v. Wyeth case featured in Trial Magazine

September 5, 2014

HGD partner, Lew Garrison, was interviewed by Trial Magazine as a part of their September 2014 issue about the Weeks…  Learn More

Lew Garrison: Truth about generic drug labels, patient injury and who’s responsible

August 25, 2014

Lew Garrison recently published an opinion piece on al.com. You can see the article here. The Alabama Supreme Court recently…  Learn More

THE TRUTH ABOUT WEEKS v. WYETH: It’s not “Innovator Liability”

August 25, 2014

By: Chris Hood The Alabama Supreme Court, in a 6‑3 decision on August 15, 2014, reaffirmed that patients can sue…  Learn More

HGD Clients Get Their Day in Court Against Branded Drug Companies, an Important Win for Patients

August 18, 2014

The Alabama Supreme Court, in a 6-3 decision on August 15, 2014, reaffirmed that patients can sue drugmakers who mislead…  Learn More

Erik Heninger quoted by TimesDaily.com about Highland Park Baptist Church case

July 24, 2014

Erik Heninger was quoted by TimesDaily.com about a federal lawsuit filed on Tuesday against the former children’s minister at Highland…  Learn More

Congratulations to Steve Heninger and Drew Haskins!

July 9, 2014

Steve Heninger and Drew Haskins recently settled a medical malpractice suit against an Alabama hospital in a confidential amount for…  Learn More

Jeff Leonard to serve on UA Student Affairs Leadership Council

July 8, 2014

Jeff Leonard has been selected to serve on the University of Alabama Student Affairs Leadership Council.  The Student Affairs Leadership…  Learn More

HGD Welcomes The Exceptional Foundation for Annual office chili cookoff

June 26, 2014

Update on Actos Trials

June 25, 2014

The Circuit Court of Cook County today indicated that the next trial will be in early 2015.  It is a…  Learn More

Dr. Blaudeau featured in AAJ article on Morcellator case

June 24, 2014

HGD attorney, Dr. Francois Blaudeau, is quoted in a recent article in the American Association for Justice (AAJ)’s magazine Trial….  Learn More

Taylor Bartlett to present in Illinois on Actos Bladder Cancer Lawsuit

June 23, 2014

On June 25, 2014, Taylor Bartlett will present oral argument in the Circuit Court of Cook County Illinois on behalf…  Learn More

Brandy Robertson elected as next officer of ALAJ Emerging Leaders

June 20, 2014

HGD attorney, Brandy Robertson, has been elected Second Vice Chair of the Public Service Section and is now in rotation to…  Learn More

HGD attorneys to speak at national conference

June 19, 2014

Lewis Garrison and Dr. Francois Blaudeau have been selected to speak at HarrisMartin’s CLE Summit on Major Developments in Drug…  Learn More

Lew Garrison to speak at ALAJ Annual Convention

June 9, 2014

HGD Partner, Lew Garrison, has been selected to speak at the Alabama Association for Justice Annual Convention in Destin, Florida…  Learn More

Spotting IP Infringement In Cyberspace

May 28, 2014

There are many ways to obtain rights in your intellectual property.  You can copyright your website, trademark your brand name,…  Learn More

Jeffrey P. Leonard receives “AV” Peer Review Rating from Lexis Nexis® Martindale-Hubbell®

May 20, 2014

LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell has recognized Jeffrey P. Leonard with a Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating™.  Jeff was given an “AV” rating from his peers,…  Learn More

Female Cancer Patients Sue Morcellator Manufacturers

May 5, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Female Cancer Patients Sue Morcellator Manufacturers BIRMINGHAM, ALA  The first Federal lawsuit has been filed against…  Learn More

Eight HGD attorneys selected to the 2014 Alabama Super Lawyers & Rising Stars List

April 28, 2014

Four attorneys from Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC. have been selected to the 2014 Alabama Super Lawyers list. No more than…  Learn More

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Bill Bross Receives “AV” Peer Review Rating from LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell®

March 17, 2014

LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell has recognized Bill Bross with a Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating™.  {Name of Your Firm/Name of Lawyer} was given…  Learn More

Gayle Douglas & Erik Heninger recognized by B-Metro Magazine

March 14, 2014

Congratulations to Gayle Douglas and Erik Heninger!  They were recently voted Rising Stars by B-Metro magazine in a survey of Birmingham-based…  Learn More

Brandy Robertson and Caroline Hollingsworth attend Women’s Lobby Day

March 11, 2014

Two HGD attorneys, Brandy Robertson and Caroline Hollingsworth recently attended Women’s Lobby Day, which is an educational program sponsored by the…  Learn More

Steve Heninger to represent Retired NASA manager over Challenger disaster movie

March 4, 2014

Steve Heninger has chosen to represent Judson A. “Jud” Lovingood in a defamation suit against Discovery Communications. Mr. Lovingood is…  Learn More

Lew Garrison talks about Wyeth v. Weeks in the ABA Journal

February 24, 2014

HGD partner Lew Garrison is featured in this month’s American Bar Association Journal discussing his landmark case Wyeth v. Weeks….  Learn More

Steve Heninger to speak at The Rotaract Club of Birmingham

February 18, 2014

Steve Heninger has been selected to speak at The Rotaract Club of Birmingham‘s weekly luncheon on February 20, 2014.  Steve…  Learn More

Erik Heninger to speak at the AAJ Mid-Winter Conference

February 7, 2014

HGD partner, Erik Heninger, has been selected to speak at the American Association for Justice Mid-Winter Conference in New Orleans…  Learn More

Honza Prchal recognized as a “Help Desk Hero”

February 6, 2014

HGD attorney Honza Prchal was recently recognized by the Birmingham Bar Volunteers Lawyers Program as a Help Desk Hero. As a…  Learn More

HGD goes over the edge!

November 25, 2013

HGD’s Vicki Parker rapelled down the One Federal Place building on Friday for Laps for CF Goes Over the Edge! …  Learn More

al.com: Judge dismisses trademark lawsuit filed by University of Alabama against artist Daniel A. Moore

October 1, 2013

By Kent Faulk | kfaulk@al.com  In this 2005 file photograph, artist Daniel Moore, left, discusses his work with Daphne Mayor Fred…  Learn More

Steve Heninger wins trademark lawsuit filed by University of Alabama against artist Daniel Moore

September 30, 2013

HGD attorney, Steve Heninger, has successfully ended an eight year court battle on behalf of his client, Daniel Moore, against…  Learn More

Lipitor Use is No Walk in the Park

August 6, 2013

In 1996, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the cholesterol lowering drug Lipitor. Since then Lipitor advertisements have told…  Learn More

Now I lay me down to sleep… Regulations governing children’s sleepwear.

June 17, 2013

By:  Gayle Douglas I have represented several children who have suffered extensive burns.  These are some of my saddest cases. …  Learn More

HGD verdict affirmed by Alabama Supreme Court

June 11, 2013

On Friday, June 7, 2013, the Alabama Supreme Court affirmed the class certification in favor of HGD’s client, Paperyard.  Our…  Learn More

Steve Heninger featured on Texas news station for Mike Leach case

May 23, 2013

HGD attorney, Steve Heninger was interviewed by several Texas news outlets regarding his client, former Texas Tech football coach Mike…  Learn More

Don’t Be Fooled

May 9, 2013

By: Christopher B. Hood A bill before the Alabama Legislature threatens to deny our citizens the right to sue drugmakers…  Learn More

Indefiniteness: Satisfying 35 U.S.C. § 112(f) for Means Plus Function Claim Elements in Software Patents

May 6, 2013

Recent developments in case law surrounding the application of 35 U.S.C. § 112(f) to software patents have further defined requirements for…  Learn More

Alabama Supreme Court affirms HGD courtroom victory

May 2, 2013

The Alabama Supreme Court, on April 19, 2013, affirmed in full the 2.3 million dollar jury verdict won by our…  Learn More

Selecting the best nursing home for yourself or a loved one

April 2, 2013

PART IV: SOURCES AVAILABLE TO ASSIST IN SELECTING A NURSING HOME By:  William L. Bross From our previous installments, it…  Learn More

Taylor Bartlett to go before Illinois state court on behalf of Actos bladder cancer plaintiffs

March 28, 2013

On April 3, 2013, Taylor Bartlett will present oral argument in Cook County, IL state court on behalf of all…  Learn More

Selecting the best nursing home for yourself or a loved one

March 20, 2013

PART III: COMMONLY ENCOUNTERED STANDARDS OF CARE AND WHAT YOU SHOULD LOOK FOR ON A VISIT By: William L. Bross…  Learn More

HGD’s Lucky Palace Verdict named as one of the Top 100 Verdicts of 2012

March 14, 2013

Legal publication The National Law Journal has selected Heninger Garrison Davis’ $64 million verdict in the Lucky Palace case as one of the Top…  Learn More

Selecting the Best Nursing Home for Yourself or a Loved One

March 12, 2013

PART II: WHAT A NURSING HOME IS REQUIRED TO PROVIDE By:  William L. Bross As mentioned in the previous installment,…  Learn More

Selecting the Best Nursing Home for Yourself or a Loved One

March 5, 2013

PART I: THE CHALLENGE By:  William L. Bross Quality care for the aging population is becoming increasingly important as the…  Learn More

THE SPLIT OF OPINIONS FOR MOTIONS TO DISMISS WHEN PLEADING INDIRECT INFRINGEMENT IN PATENT CASES: WILL THE COMPLAINT STAY OR MIGHT IT BE FORCED TO GO?

March 1, 2013

By:  Blair Clinton Over the last decade, patent law has experienced its share of significant changes. In the context of…  Learn More

After Akamai – Additional Clarity on Divided Infringement

February 12, 2013

As technology has evolved, particularly with the advent of the Internet, patent law has had to take a critical look…  Learn More

The Dangers of Vaginal Mesh

February 11, 2013

By:  Caroline Hollingsworth Vaginal mesh was introduced in the late 1990s to correct pelvic organ prolapse and stress urinary incontinence…  Learn More

Behind the Landmark Weeks Case

January 29, 2013

The plaintiff’s attorneys examine the Alabama Supreme Court’s decision on brand-drugmaker liability BIRMINGHAM, ALA: In a landmark decision, the Alabama…  Learn More

HGD Courtroom Victory Covered by the New York Times

January 14, 2013

Congratulations to HGD attorney Christopher B. Hood on his latest victory in the Alabama Supreme Court. On Friday, January 11th, the…  Learn More

A Brief Look At The “First Responder” Regulation Under The FLSA

December 21, 2012

By:  Lee Gresham Our firm recently represented a class of more than 40 Fire Suppression Lieutenants in a case seeking…  Learn More

Medicare Fixed Percentage Option- The Basics

October 22, 2012

By:  Amanda Williamson In an effort to streamline Medicare’s recovery process the Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Contractor (MSPRC) has introduced…  Learn More

Congratulations to Jeff Leonard and Erik Heninger!

October 9, 2012

Jeff Leonard and Erik Heninger successfully settled a case on behalf of a high-net-worth depositor against an out-of-state bank.  The…  Learn More

THE FEDERAL TORT CLAIMS ACT – A PRIMER

October 1, 2012

By:  J. Callen Sparrow The Federal Tort Claims Act (hereinafter FTCA) provides a vehicle whereby claims can be brought against…  Learn More

Yaz, Yasmin and Ocella: We’re Not Gonna Take It!

September 17, 2012

Birth Control with “Cure All” Promises and Life Altering Side Effects By:  Brandy Robertson Many young women may remember the…  Learn More

GranuFlo Recall and How Potential Overdosing can occur

August 16, 2012

By: Lewis Garrison Fresenius Medical GranuFlo Dialysis Treatment Recall HGD attorneys are currently pursuing potential lawsuits for individuals who have…  Learn More

15 Ways Patients Can Help Prevent Medical Errors

July 23, 2012

By:  Erik Heninger The Institute of Medicine (IOM) seminal study of preventable medical errors estimates that as many as 98,000…  Learn More

Johnson & Johnson Recalls 4 Transvaginal Mesh Products, Asks FDA for Waiver

July 11, 2012

Transvaginal mesh manufacturer Johnson & Johnson is recalling four of its mesh products following lawsuits filed by hundreds of women who say…  Learn More

What you need to know about food poisoning

June 19, 2012

BY:  HONZA PRCHAL                The June 8th Wall Street Journal wrote “A mysterious and scattered outbreak of the E. coli bacteria…  Learn More

Steve Heninger wins Federal Court Appeal in Daniel Moore Case

June 11, 2012

The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals released their opinion today in favor of artist Daniel Moore in his case against…  Learn More

HGD wins $64 million settlement in Lucky Palace case

May 25, 2012

Federal jury awards $64 million verdict against VictoryLand and Milton McGregor in civil lawsuit By: Kent Faulk MONTGOMERY, Alabama —…  Learn More

Actos: The Facts

May 18, 2012

By:  Taylor Bartlett Actos is a single ingredient brand name drug composed of Pioglitazone.  Pioglitazone was developed, manufactured, and advertised…  Learn More

LUCKY PALACE UPDATE: Lucky Palace investor says work was done both with and against Sheriff Warren

May 18, 2012

By JoBeth Davis – bio | email MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) – The seventh day of testimony in the Macon County Casino Civil Suit…  Learn More

LUCKY PALACE UPDATE: Developers hoped to make Macon County a major gaming destination

May 17, 2012

By JoBeth Davis – bio | email MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -On the sixth day of testimony in the Macon County Casino civil trial,…  Learn More

LUCKY PALACE UPDATE: Lucky Palace President says Sheriff wasn’t ‘reasonable’

May 16, 2012

By JoBeth Davis – bio | email MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -The fifth day of testimony in the Macon County casino civil trial ended…  Learn More

LUCKY PALACE UPDATE: McGregor on stand for 5 hours

May 15, 2012

By JoBeth Davis – bio | email MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) – Testimony for the third day of the civil case between 17 Macon…  Learn More

WSJ: Who owns Crimson and White?

March 22, 2012

By:  Allen Barra On the football field, the University of Alabama had a great season, winning the BCS national championship…  Learn More

5 members of the 1977 class of Cumberland School of Law named BBA Presidents.

March 7, 2012

Congratulations to the Cumberland School of Law Class of 1977!  In a rare feat, five members of the class have served as President…  Learn More

Appeals court set to hear Alabama trademark suit

February 1, 2012

A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments in the trademark infringement case between sports artist Daniel Moore and the University of Alabama, whose football program is portrayed in a number of his works.

Listen to Steve Heninger on the Paul Finebaum Radio Network

February 1, 2012

HGD attorney, Steve Heninger, was a special guest on the Paul Finebaum Radio Network last week to discuss the ongoing Mike Leach case against Craig James, ESPN and Spaeth Communications.

Steve Heninger in New York Times: Free Speech vs. Infringement in Suit on Alabama Artwork

January 31, 2012

In the specialized field of sports art, Daniel Moore is well known for his paintings of the University of Alabama football team in action. But he soon may become similarly recognizable in legal circles as his fight against the university’s charge of copyright infringement heads to the Alabama Appeals Court.

Mike Leach’s Lawyer On Finebaum: Craig James Called Texas Tech Staff From ESPN Booth

January 26, 2012

Mike Leach’s new lawyer stayed on the offensive this week, taking his tour to — where else? — Paul Finebaum’s show on Wednesday. In just about a week of work, Stephen Heninger, formerly lawyer for Mike Price and current lead attorney for Leach, has already sent out a press release accusing Craig James of making conflicting statements and called into The Finebaum Show. There’s probably not a better way to get started than this.

Alabama’s embarrassing lawsuit against artist Daniel Moore continues

January 26, 2012

What’s an Alabama national championship without another Daniel Moore painting? The latest one revealed this week will be called “Restoring the Order.” Now, if only order got restored to Moore’s career. The University of Alabama’s embarrassing lawsuit against Moore over trademark rights remains alive seven years later.

Steve Heninger to be on the Paul Finebaum show

January 25, 2012

Steve Heninger will be on the Paul Finebaum show on Wednesday, January 25th at 4:00pm Central time to discuss the Craig James and Mike Leach case.

Craig James made conflicting sworn statements regarding Mike Leach

January 20, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Craig James made conflicting sworn statements regarding Mike Leach BIRMINGHAM, AL On December 12, 2011, Craig James…  Learn More

Steve Heninger to represent Mike Leach

January 20, 2012

Leach adds to legal team By Kirk Bohls | Thursday, January 19, 2012, 03:34 PM Article courtesy of statesman.com Washington…  Learn More

HGD reaches 100% participation in the Cumberland School of Law Annual Fund Drive.

January 19, 2012

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC is one of the first Birmingham law firms to reach 100% participation in the Cumberland School…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC welcomes M. Blair Clinton

January 18, 2012

The law firm of Heninger Garrison Davis is pleased to announce that M. Blair Clinton has joined the firm. Blair…  Learn More

William L. Bross and Gayle Douglas named as partners.

January 17, 2012

The law firm of Heninger Garrison Davis is pleased to announce that William L. Bross and Gayle Douglas have been…  Learn More

Enrollment in process for iTunes Class Action Settlement

October 27, 2011

Enrollment has begun for the iTunes Class Action Settlement. The Lawsuit claimed that Apple advertised, distributed, and sold gift cards…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC welcomes Taylor Bartlett

October 25, 2011

The law firm of Heninger Garrison Davis is pleased to announce that Taylor Bartlett has joined the firm. Taylor’s practice…  Learn More

Congratulations to Caroline Hollingsworth!

September 30, 2011

Heninger Garrison Davis is proud to announce that Caroline Hollingsworth has passed the Alabama State Bar.  Congratulations Caroline!

Jeffrey Leonard selected by the National Business Institute to be a presenting speaker.

September 16, 2011

Jeffrey Leonard will be a presenting speaker discussing Managing Liens and Subrogation in Auto Accident Litigation, sponsored by the National…  Learn More

Ken Henry joins the HGD Team

September 2, 2011

Ken grew up in Selma, Alabama and has lived in Birmingham for the last 30 years.  He has been in the legal industry 28…  Learn More

Gayle Douglas selected to speak at Teen Court.

August 31, 2011

Gayle Douglas spoke at the swearing in ceremony for Teen Court, held at Samford University on August 25th.  Teen Court…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC welcomes Amanda S. Williamson

August 30, 2011

The law firm of Heninger Garrison Davis is pleased to announce that Amanda S. Williamson has joined the firm.  Amanda’s…  Learn More

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC welcomes Brandy Robertson

August 17, 2011

The law firm of Heninger Garrison Davis is pleased to announce that Brandy L. Robertson has joined the firm. Brandy’s…  Learn More

Caroline Hollingsworth joins the HGD team

August 12, 2011

Heninger Garrison Davis proudly welcomes Caroline Hollingsworth.  Caroline is a 2007 graduate of the University of Alabama and a 2011…  Learn More

Maureen V. Abbey joins the firm

July 5, 2011

Heninger Garrison Davis, LLC. is proud to welcome Maureen V. Abbey to the firm.  Maureen is a seasoned patent litigator, who, in addition to…  Learn More

Former defendant turns plaintiff in Hyundai property litigation

June 9, 2011

Steve Heninger was recently interviewed in a Montgomery Advertiser article concerning the ongoing Hyundai property litigation.