Slabbed exclusive: Bay Tech Civil Suit Settles

A few weeks ago the parties to the Bay Tech civil suit settled their differences and the case was dismissed. Terms of the settlement were not disclosed. Those wondering exactly what I am talking about should click here generally and here for specifics on the use of the Bay-Waveland School District to facilitate a real … Continue reading “Slabbed exclusive: Bay Tech Civil Suit Settles”

Slabbed’s Intervention in Bay Tech case denied

Today Magistrate Robert Walker denied the request of Douglas Handshoe for Slabbed New Media to quash certain aspects of the 30(b)(6) deposition of Magnolia Group scheduled for late April, 2014. In denying the Handshoe motion Magistrate Walker ruled the shield for journalists promulgated by In Re Selcraig did not extent to third parties such as … Continue reading “Slabbed’s Intervention in Bay Tech case denied”

Slabbed New Media Intervenes in Bay Tech Civil Suit

Today, Slabbed New Media filed a Motion to Quash and/or for Protective Order in the civil suit styled Magnolia Group v O’Dwyer Realty et al in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. In the Motion and Memorandum of law in support, Sole Owner/Publisher of Slabbed New Media, Douglas Handshoe argued … Continue reading “Slabbed New Media Intervenes in Bay Tech Civil Suit”

Portions of the Bay Tech Building lawsuit settle

Depositions were slated to begin this week so this is not necessarily a surprise: Procedurally this means Magnolia Group is suing O’Dwyer Reality and its former agent Mary Bunch. That said O’Dwyer cross sued LNG, Rigsby, Nicaud and Bunch so the gang is tied still together in litigation. The Gordian Knot that is this lawsuit … Continue reading “Portions of the Bay Tech Building lawsuit settle”

Moving right along: Early discovery continues in the Bay Tech suit

We now have both the Plaintiff joining certain of the Defendants serving subpoenas on the Mississippi Real Estate Commission. Vital background on the suit itself can be found generally here and specifically here.

Let the subpoenas fly: A Bay Tech Building Swindle Update

Joe Friday comes to mind here folks since the parties did not remain silent and Magnolia Group Attorney Ben Galloway is hot on the trail. Sending a subpoena to the Echo, whose publisher is married to the School Board President, is an interesting maneuver. I’m sensing quality muck will emerge in this case as I … Continue reading “Let the subpoenas fly: A Bay Tech Building Swindle Update”

We now have an official donnybrook! O’Dwyer Realty cross sues other Bay Tech co-defendants

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We have new signs of life in the Bay Tech Building lawsuit

I was mildly surprised to see the beginnings of a response from certain members of the defense. Not as surprising is that Ben Galloway is like a pit bull and was all over that filing the next day for the Magnolia Group. Here is the answer and counterclaim of Team LNG Investments along with Team … Continue reading “We have new signs of life in the Bay Tech Building lawsuit”