Summary Judgment in Favor of a Local Painting Company Affirmed on Appeal
Fred Valz was affirmed on appeal by the Court of Appeals of Georgia in a case of first impression upholding a 1995 amendment to the Georgia Workers’ Compensation Act. They represented a local painting company in a wrongful death claim involving an employee of a temporary contracting firm. Valz and Moore received summary judgment for the defense in the trial court, contending the defendant was immune from suit under the Workers’ Compensation Act (“WCA”). Valz and Moore were affirmed on appeal on April 28, 2010.
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