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Can you get a DUI in Georgia when your BAC is below .08%?

Posted by Brian Cathey | Apr 26, 2023 | 0 Comments

How can the officer arrest me if my BAC is under the legal limit? Many people mistakenly believe they can always drink and drive as long as their blood alcohol content (BAC) is below .08%. But Georgia actually has no “legal limit” that drivers can stay below and automatically avoid a DUI. Typica...

Felony vs. Misdemeanor

Posted by Brian Cathey | Mar 27, 2023 | 0 Comments

What's the difference between a felony and a misdemeanor? Felonies are more serious than misdemeanors, but the biggest difference between a felony and a misdemeanor is the amount of time in jail you could be facing. A crime with a potential sentence of less than a year is a misdemeanor and more ...

Audit Trails and Late Changes

Posted by Brian Cathey | May 17, 2022 | 0 Comments

In a recent medical malpractice case, JWC attorneys used the medical records audit trail to show that a medical provider changed our client's medical records after the client had died.  Despite the doctor's repeated claims that he had not made any late changes to the medical records, the audit tr...

Audit Trails 101

Posted by Brian Cathey | May 10, 2022 | 0 Comments

In medical malpractice cases, audit trails tell the true story of how a medical record was created.  This true story is not just a good idea; its a legal requirement.  Since 2005, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) has required all healthcare organizations to “impleme...

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