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Monthly Archives: March 2011

Investors’ Group Can Amend Contract Claim (access required)

In this contract dispute between plaintiff investors’ group that allegedly procured financing for defendant Allied Defense Group, a Fairfax Circuit Court reconsiders its earlier rulings on demurrers, and says plaintiff arguably has stated a claim for breach of a promise ...

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Lender Wins Claims for ‘Partial Title Search’ (access required)

Although an agreement between plaintiff lender and defendant settlement company said the settlement company would provide “partial title searches as shown in public records only,” the lender wins its contract and warranty claims against the settlement company after the company’s ...

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VSB dues to be reduced by $25

If a $10 dues reduction sounded good, how about $25? The Virginia State Bar Executive Committee has adopted a 2011-12 budget that would reduce annual dues from $250 annually to $225, plus the $25 assessment for the Clients’ Protection Fund. ...

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VSB committee vets Supreme Court candidates (access required)

The judicial nominating committee of the Virginia State Bar has found five of the eight candidates it interviewed on Tuesday to be highly qualified for a seat on the Supreme Court of Virginia. They are Virginia Court of Appeals Judge ...

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