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Yearly Archives: 2013

Trademark Dispute Is ‘Off to the Races’ (access required)

In this dispute over the rights to the service mark for “Strawberry Hill Races,” a century-old steeplechase horse racing tradition in Richmond, a Richmond U.S. District Court will allow plaintiff mark owners, who purchased the mark at a bankruptcy auction, ...

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Fees Awarded After Spoliation Dismissal (access required)

After dismissing plaintiff’s suing alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Family Medical Leave Act, due to defendant’s destruction of his computer records and his computer, an Alexandria U.S. District Court orders plaintiff to pay attorney’s fees ...

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No Claim Against Counselor for Batterers (access required)

A defendant charged with assault and battery of his stepdaughter and ordered to participate in a Batterers Intervention Program has not stated Eighth Amendment or Equal Protection claims against the counselor in private practice who offers counseling in the program ...

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Ex-Employee Must Pay Employer’s Costs (access required)

A Charlottesville U.S. District Court that earlier granted summary judgment to defendant Kroger store in a deli manager’s suit alleging race discrimination now awards the employer $4,588.37 in costs. Defendant filed a bill of costs pursuant to Rule 54(d)(1), seeking ...

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Four-Year Limitations for Post-Contract Bias (access required)

A Richmond U.S. District Court denies reconsideration of defendant’s motion to dismiss this suit by plaintiff who alleges race discrimination by defendant state university in violation of 42 U.S.C. § 1981; on a first-impression question, the court says the four-year ...

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