Home / 2011 / April (page 5)

Monthly Archives: April 2011

What’s in a name? $30 million!

The decision by the University of Maryland’s law school to change its name in exchange for a $30-million donation begs the question for law schools everywhere: what’s your name worth? The Maryland school agreed to call itself the University of ...

Read More »

Brain-Scan Suit Timely Under ‘Continuing Treatment’ Rule (access required)

The Supreme Court of Virginia applies the “continuing treatment” rule and says a woman who had seven brain scans performed and interpreted by defendant radiology practice group from 2002 through 2005 for pain and numbness in the right side of ...

Read More »

State Employee Wins Appeal, Gets Attorney’s Fees (access required)

A former state corrections official who won her state grievance after she was involuntarily demoted wins her appeal in the Virginia Supreme Court after the Department of Corrections attempted to comply with the hearing officer’s order of reinstatement by transferring ...

Read More »