Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Civil Practice – Default Judgment Order – Final Order – Slander – Exact Words Rule (access required)

Civil Practice – Default Judgment Order – Final Order – Slander – Exact Words Rule (access required)

Where a slander suit fails to contain the exact words creating the alleged tort and those words are necessary to determine whether a corporation's agents were acting within their agency, a default judgment on the claim may be set aside as a void judgment under Va. Code 8.01-428. A former drug store cashier sued her employer ...