Blog Posts from Litigation

Favorable Ruling for Attorney Gary Franklin

Favorable Ruling for Attorney Gary Franklin

Dec 20, 2016
Gary Franklin received a favorable ruling from the Vermont Supreme Court upholding summary judgment dismissing a terminated shareholder’s challenge to the buy-out of his shares under a shareholder’s agreement.

Vermont Supreme Court Reversal Obtained For Client MVP

Aug 30, 2016
Gary Karnedy and Kevin Henry obtained a Vermont Supreme Court reversal of a Green Mountain Care Board decision regarding client MVP’s 2016 rate increase filing for Agriservices.  The case has been remanded…

Shareholders Secure Important Victory in Osman Case

Aug 29, 2016
Shareholders Gary Burt and Adam Mordecai of Primmer’s Manchester office recently secured an important victory for their clients in a case involving allegations of brain damage due to elevated blood lead…
Gary Burt is Named “Lawyer of the Year”

Gary Burt is Named “Lawyer of the Year”

Aug 28, 2016
Congratulations to our firm’s attorney Gary Burt for being named the Best Lawyers’ 2017 Manchester Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year”. Only a single lawyer in each practice in…

We Secured Favorable Judgment for Accounting Firm

Aug 20, 2016
Our firm recently secured a favorable summary judgment decision dismissing a suit against an accounting firm brought under the Public Records Act. The suit alleged that the accounting firm violated the…

Karnedy Defends MVP in Hearing Before Green Mountain Care Board

Aug 04, 2016
On July 21, Gary Karnedy represented MVP, defending the insurance company’s 6.3 percent premium increase. To illustrate his case, Karnedy offered an analogy; the chair of the Green Mountain Care Board…

Two Recent Victories

Jul 01, 2016
Gary M. Burt, successfully represented Vermont Mutual Insurance Company before the New Hampshire Supreme Court in the matter of Todd v. Vermont Mutual Insurance Co., et al. Todd had been accused of stalking…

Did the Green Mountain Care Board Overstep its Power?

Jun 22, 2016
Gary Karnedy argued a case for client MVP Health Insurance Co. at the Vermont Supreme Court on Tuesday. MVP is suing the Green Mountain Care Board on behalf of Agriservices, a farming association for which…
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Vermont Supreme Court Upholds Constitutionality of 12% Statutory Interest Rate

Apr 25, 2016
In a 4-1 decision, the Vermont Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of Vermont’s statutory 12% interest rate. In Concord General Mutual Insurance Co., et al. v. Nathan Gritman, et al, Associate…
Gary F. Karnedy is appointed to Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

Gary F. Karnedy is appointed to Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

Aug 22, 2015
Gary Karnedy has accepted a Fellowship in the American Bar Foundation. Membership in the Fellows is limited to one percent of the lawyers admitted to practice in each jurisdiction of the United States and to a small percentage of international lawyers.