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Since 1973, The mission of Carr & Weatherby, formerly known as Carr, Tabb & Pope, has been to provide clients with exceptional legal services in a cost-effective and timely fashion. Our strategy is to aggressively gain control of cases from the beginning and pursue any legal action available that can increase our client’s chance of achieving the desired outcome.

You can see this method in action by reviewing our history of successful cases and favored outcomes.

Representative Class Actions in which Carr & Weatherby Has Represented the Plaintiff Class

  • $250 Million
    Domestic Air Transportation Antitrust Litigation.

    The firm served as liaison counsel and part of a leadership committee of five firms representing the plaintiffs in this national antitrust class action. The case resulted in a settlement valued at approximately $250 Million.

  • $120 Million
    Edgar “Bo” Pounds et al v. Cobb Energy Management Corporation et al.

    Case No. 07-1-9408-48, Superior Court of Cobb County, Georgia - Served as Lead Class Counsel in a derivative action brought by members of the Energy Management Corporation (“EMC”), addressing conflicts of interest, transfer of the EMC’s employees of assets to a for-profit entity, and by-law issues. The case resulted in a recover of $120 Million of assets, return of the employees to the EMC, revision of the by-laws, replacement of the Board via elections conducted pursuant to the bylaws, and the resignation of the CEO.

  • $119 Million
    Blue CrossBlue Shield of Georgia.

    The firm served as lead counsel for plaintiff charities attacking the conversion of Blue Cross/Blue Shield from a charitable organization under the laws of the State of Georgia to "for profit status." The case concluded for cash and securities valued at approximately $119 Million.

  • $80 Million
    1996 Medaphis Securities Litigation.

    The firm served as Liaison Counsel in this securities fraud class action. The case resulted in a settlement valued at $80 Million.

  • $50 Million
    Carpet Antitrust Litigation.

    The firm served as co-lead counsel for plaintiffs in this nationwide antitrust class action which has been concluded for $50 Million.

  • $50 Million
    T2 Medical, Inc. Shareholder Litigation.

    The firm served as co-lead counsel and liaison counsel in this national securities fraud class action which was concluded for cash and securities valued at approximately $50 Million.

  • $50 Million
    Southern States Police Benevolent Assn., Inc. et al. v. Point Blank Body Armor, Inc.

    Seventeenth Judicial Circuit in and for Broward County, Florida –Served as Lead Class Counsel to a class of law enforcement officers and agencies who purchased defective ballistic protection vests containing Zylon®. The case resulted in a nationwide class settlement in 2006 that provided replacement vests and other benefit to law enforcement officers with a total economic value of approximately $50 Million.

  • $33 Million
    Southern States Police Benevolent Assn., Inc. et al. v. Armor Holdings, Inc., Armor Holdings Products, LLC and Safari Land Ltd., Inc.(Armor II).

    Fourth Judicial Circuit in and for Duval County, Florida – Served as Lead Class Counsel to a class of law enforcement officers and agencies who purchased defective ballistic protection vests. The case resulted in a nationwide class settlement in 2005 that provided replacement vests and other benefit to law enforcement officers with a total economic value in excess of $33 Million.

  • $29 Million
    Steven W. Lemmings et al. v. Second Chance Body Armor, Inc., Toyobo Co., Ltd et al.

    District Court for Mayes County, Oklahoma, Case No. CJ-2004-62 – Served as Co-Lead Class Counsel to a nationwide class of law enforcement officer and agencies who purchased defective ballistic protection vests containing Zylon®. The case resulted in a nationwide settlement in 2005 that provided $29 Million in cash to the Class.

  • $20 Million
    Southern States Police Benevolent Assn., Inc. et al. v. Armor Holdings, Inc., et al.

    (Armor I), Fourth Judicial Circuit in and for Duval County, Florida – Served as Lead Class Counsel to a class of law enforcement officers and agencies who purchased defective ballistic protection vests containing Zylon®. The case resulted in a nationwide class settlement in 2004 that provided replacement vests and other benefit to law enforcement officers with a total economic value in excess of $20 Million.

  • $18 Million
    KnowledgeWare Shareholder Litigation II.

    The firm served as co-lead and liaison counsel in this nationwide securities fraud class action which was concluded for approximately $18 Million.

  • $9 Million
    C & S/Sovran Shareholder Litigation.

    The firm represented plaintiffs in this nationwide securities fraud case which was filed as a class action. This case was concluded in 1994 for approximately $9 Million.

  • $6.95 Million
    National Data Corporation.

    The firm served as liaison counsel in this national securities fraud class action. The case resulted in a settlement of $6.95 Million.

  • $6.25 Million
    DCA Securities Litigation.

    The firm served as lead counsel in this national securities class action. The case was settled for $6.25 Million.

  • $5.4 million
    Flight International Securities Litigation.

    The firm served as liaison counsel in this national securities class action resulting in a recovery of $5.4 Million on behalf of the class.

  • $4 Million
    KnowledgeWare Securities Litigation.

    The firm served as co-lead and liaison counsel in this nationwide securities fraud class action which was concluded for approximately $4 Million.

  • $3.3 Million
    Scott Martin et al. v. Gator Hawk Armor, Inc.

    Fourth Judicial Circuit in and for Duval County, Florida – Served as Lead Class Counsel to a class of law enforcement officers and agencies who purchased defective ballistic protection vests. The case resulted in a nationwide class settlement in 2006 that provided replacement vests and other benefit to law enforcement officers with a total economic value in excess of $3.3 Million.

  • $3 Million
    Pediatric Services of America Securities Litigation.

    The firm served as liaison counsel for plaintiffs in this nationwide securities fraud class action resulting in a recovery of approximately $3 Million.

  • $2.9 Million
    Farrington v. ConAgra, Inc..

    The firm served as lead counsel representing plaintiffs in this commercial fraud case filed in the State of Indiana which was concluded for $2.9 Million.

  • $2.2 million
    G&W Noteholder Litigation.

    The firm served as co-lead counsel for plaintiffs in this nationwide negligent misrepresentation and breach of fiduciary duty class action. The case resulted in a recovery of $2.2 million from the fiduciary defendant.

  • $2 Million
    Southern States Police Benevolent Assn., Inc. et al. v. Point Blank Body Armor, Inc.

    Seventeenth Judicial Circuit in and for Broward County, Florida – Served as Lead Class Counsel to a class of law enforcement officers and agencies who purchased defective ballistic protection vests containing Zylon®. The case resulted in a nationwide class settlement in 2005 that provided replacement vests and other benefit to law enforcement officers with a total economic value of approximately $2 Million.

  • $1.5 Million
    Thomas Kiefer et al. v. Protective Products International.

    Seventeenth Judicial Circuit in and for Broward County, Florida – Served as Lead Class Counsel to a class of law enforcement officers and agencies who purchased defective ballistic protection vests. The case resulted in a nationwide class settlement in 2006 that provided replacement vests and other benefit to law enforcement officers with a total economic value in excess of $1.5 Million.

  • $1.1 million
    Atlanta Waste Services Antitrust Litigation.

    C-83-796A (N.D. Ga.). The firm acted as Liaison Counsel in this antitrust class action in which recovery was made in excess of $1.1 million.

  • Million+
    Food Service Equipment Hardware Antitrust Litigation.

    Case No. 1:10-cv-1849-WSD, U.S. Dist. Court for Northern District of Georgia - Served as Liaison Counsel in this Federal antitrust case involving price-fixing and related issues. This case resulted in class certification and the recovery of damages on behalf of the class, in excess of a million dollars.

  • Million+
    Immucor, Inc. Securities Litigation.

    Case No. 1:09-cv-2351-TWT, U.S. Dist. Court for Northern District of Georgia - Served as Liaison Counsel in this Federal securities case, involving a securities class action. This case resulted in a settlement, in the millions of dollars for the class.

  • Vista 2000, Inc. Securities Litigation.

    The firm served as co-lead counsel in this securities fraud class action which was concluded in exchange for 40% of the defendant corporation’s outstanding stock.

  • Pontiac 6000 Litigation.

    In this nationwide Moss-Magnuson Act Case, the firm was one of several firms representing a class action which resulted in recovery for plaintiffs and partial recall of the subject vehicles.