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Reyna confirmed as Federal Appeals Court judge

Jimmie V. Reyna, a partner in the Washington office of Williams Mullen, has been unanimously voted in by the United States Senate as Circuit Judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Reyna led the firm’s international ...

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Kaine is running for Senate

Few will be surprised, but it’s now official: former Gov. Tim Kaine is running for Jim Webb’s U.S. Senate seat. His announcement video is here. Kaine is expected to face Webb’s predecessor, George Allen, for the the Senate post. -Posted ...

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No Malpractice Claim Against Ponzi Defendant’s Lawyer (access required)

A Richmond Circuit Court says an investor in a Ponzi scheme cannot sue the Ponzi schemer’s lawyer for legal malpractice, as the investor has not alleged privity with the attorney, or any third-party benefit flowing to the investor from the ...

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No Summary Judgment on Eviction Notice (access required)

In this unlawful detainer action by Richmond Redevelopment Housing Authority, the Richmond Circuit Court denies summary judgment to the tenant who argues the notice of eviction for criminal or drug-related activity was deficient. The court took the matter under advisement ...

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