BOSTON, MA — The U.S. Supreme Court is set to rule on whether a court can decide if an arbitration clause in an employment contract is unconscionable, or if even that issue must be arbitrated. In Rent-A-Center West v. Jackson, ...Read More »
Monthly Archives: May 2010
The Virginia Bar Association will hold its fourth annual diversity job fair Aug. 21 at the Embassy Suites Richmond, 2925 Emerywood Parkway. The deadline for registering is June 14, and the $300 registration fee includes hotel accommodations for Friday night ...
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P. Christopher Guedri, a prominent Richmond personal injury attorney, was arrested in March on a charge of soliciting a prostitute at a Petersburg motel. Petersburg Commonwealth’s Attorney Cassandra Conover said Guedri and six others arrested in the sting were given ...Read More »
A Washington lawyer who took on special education cases in Virginia without a Virginia law license faces a felony charge for allegedly obtaining money by false pretenses along with a misdemeanor charge of practicing law without a license. Authorities expect ...
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The injured worker was a 40-year-old undocumented alien who worked evenings cleaning office buildings in Northern Virginia. At the time of the accident, the claimant had an average weekly wage of $323, and therefore qualified for a $215 compensation rate. ...Read More »
Plaintiff owned a small copier company. He took a co-worker to a Fredericksburg sports bar to watch the Pepsi 400 NASCAR race, which lasted about seven hours due to multiple rain delays. Plaintiff drank beer during most of this time ...Read More »
A few days after an auto accident, the plaintiff began to suffer pain in her right elbow. She had previously had some numbness and tingling in her right arm years before the accident, but didn’t have any complaints of specific ...Read More »
Richmond lawyer William C. Wood can take a lot of personal satisfaction in how Virginia family law practice has grown in scope and complexity since he pioneered his specialty practice in Henrico in 1966. One of the deans of the ...Read More »