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Fire-Insurance Bad Faith Claim Advances (access required)

In an insurance company’s dec action, the Richmond U.S. District Court grants the carrier’s motion to dismiss the policyholder’s counterclaim for actual or constructive fraud, but declines to dismiss the counterclaim for bad faith. Plaintiff Standard Fire issued a homeowner’s ...

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W&M law school banned from hotel

Students at the William & Mary law school may be in danger of running out of places to party in Williamsburg. After shenanigans at a gathering aptly titled “Fall From Grace” last month, the hotel called the dean to say ...

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Couple splits up, splits rings

Engagement and wedding rings symbolize eternal love, say the diamond ads in bridal magazines. A couple that breaks up can sometimes find creative and liberating ways to deal with those tangible symbols of a love gone wrong. Or maybe they ...

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