A company has not stated a RICO claim against its former business development manager who allegedly formed his own company while working for plaintiff and double-billed plaintiff and his own company for work for clients 14 times over a 12-month ...Read More »
Monthly Archives: July 2010
Appellate lawyers familiar with the small green, yellow, and red argument timing lights used by appeals courts are confronted with a much different system when they make their cases to the Supreme Court of Virginia’s traveling writ panels. As lawyers ...
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The Pittsburgh-based firm of Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott LLC has attracted another prominent partner from the Richmond office of LeClairRyan. Brian L. Buniva joined Eckert Seamans environmental and litigations practices yesterday. Buniva is a member of Virginia State Bar ...
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The United States government has refused to transfer a German diplomat’s son from a Virginia prison where he is serving two life terms for murder, saying it cannot order the move without the state’s approval. Attorney General Eric Holder announced ...Read More »
The American Civil Liberties Union has asked the federal government to investigate conditions at the Richmond City Jail, where two inmates have died during a heat wave that has sent temperatures inside the overcrowded lockup soaring into triple digits. Kent ...Read More »
CHARLOTTESVILLE—The state medical examiner’s office says a University of Virginia women’s lacrosse player was killed by blunt force injury to her head. Yeardley Love’s death also has been officially ruled a homicide, according to Steve Murman, central region administrator for ...Read More »
ABINGDON—The No. 2 gas producer of natural gas in Virginia is seeking dismissal of a lawsuit that claims the company stole natural gas belonging to landowners. EQT Corp. filed the motion this week in U.S. District Court in Abingdon. It ...Read More »
VIRGINIA BEACH—The city’s lead prosecutor said last week that Michael Vick was involved in a confrontation before a shooting following his birthday bash. Commonwealth’s Attorney Harvey L. Bryant said Vick was not involved in the shooting and that he left ...Read More »