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Court allows record sanctions judgment to stand (access required)

An $880,000 sanctions award against a litigant and her lawyers will stand, under a decision from the Supreme Court of Virginia this month. The court decided Dec. 19 not to hear appeals from either Yvonne Crist or her lawyers, Stephen ...

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Marketing should be both planned and strategic (access required)


Marketing your law firm isn’t — or shouldn’t be — a fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants operation; it should be a highly planned activity every year. If you haven’t done so already, you should start planning now for next year. Strategic planning “Marketing happens ...

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Perforation during catheter placement results in death – $578,500 Settlement (access required)

Decedent was 60 years old with five adult children, none of whom was financially dependent.  She had a number of co-morbidities including diabetes, congestive heart failure, hypertension, end stage renal failure, pulmonary edema and morbid obesity. Decedent, however, lived independently ...

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