Next Page »

Child support order may be corrected retroactively

Topic: Procedure, Decided by Judge Malihi 
Docket Number: 0000000 , Decision Date: 2021-08-05 
Attachment: Click here to download the decision. 

Judge Malihi entered a child support order with an effective date of ten years earlier based on evidence that was the date the order was actually rendered but left unsigned due to a clerical error.

Film tax credit applicant bears the burden of proof

Topic: Film & TV, Decided by Judge Malihi 
Docket Number: 2123699 , Decision Date: 2021-07-28 
Attachment: Click here to download the decision. 

In a case involving the Georgia Department of Economic Development’s denial of an application for a film tax credit, Judge Malihi found that the applicant had the burden of proving it met all prerequisites to receive the credit. Currently on appeal before Fulton County Superior [..] Read More..

GNETS placement deemed improper; ordered relief includes co-taught classroom, ESY

Topic: Special Education, Decided by Judge Malihi 
Docket Number: 0000000 , Decision Date: 2020-01-21 
Attachment: Click here to download the decision. 
Attachment: Click here to download the decision on appeal. 

This case addressed whether the continued placement of a 7-year-old special education student in GNETS was the least restrictive environment (LRE). Judge Malihi concluded the student was unnecessarily and prematurely placed in GNETS, and thus was denied a free appropriate public education (“FAPE”). Relief included [..] Read More..

Excessive Prescription of Opioids

Topic: Professional Licensing, Decided by Judge Malihi 
Docket Number: 2109138 , Decision Date: 2021-05-05 
Attachment: Click here to download the decision. 

Revocation of physician’s license was recommended, based on unprofessional conduct and failure to maintain appropriate medical records, where physician prescribed excessive amounts of opioids without medical justification.

Petition for Direct Appeal Granted

Topic: Direct Appeal, Decided by Judge Malihi 
Docket Number: 1933160 , Decision Date: 2019-04-30 
Attachment: Click here to download the decision. 

Petition for direct appeal to OSAH, pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 50-13-41(a)(1), was granted where petitioner had submitted a timely hearing request to the agency and more than ninety days passed without the agency referring the case to OSAH.

Student Not Placed in Least Restrictive Environment

Topic: Special Education, Decided by Judge Malihi 
Docket Number: 1920354 , Decision Date: 2020-01-21 
Attachment: Click here to download the decision. 

The School District denied the student a free appropriate public education under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) because it did not place the student in the least restrictive environment.

Next Page »

  • SUBSCRIPTION

    • Sign up for Administrative Law Report updates.
    • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
  • Articles and Publications

  • Search by Topic