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Virginia gets $21 million in settlements with drug maker

Virginia will recover $21 million from drug maker Johnson & Johnson and a subsidiary company for alleged misconduct in promoting the use of anti-psychotic drugs and other medicines, the state attorney general’s office announced. The state is a participant in ...

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Don’t wait for trouble to seek ADR (access required)

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Parties just going into business together may believe everything is going to work out swell. Litigators know it does not always happen that way. Business attorneys would be wise to add an alternative dispute resolution clause to their clients’ contracts, ...

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LeClair adds partner for legal tech operation

A Kansas company will take over operation of LeClairRyan’s e-discovery practice in Richmond as part of a broad partnership for litigation support and other legal technology services between the two firms. More than 400 attorneys – most of them contract ...

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Diagnosis of gastric band slippage at issue in med-mal action – Defense Verdict (access required)

On Nov. 18, 2008, the patient presented to the emergency room at Lewis Gale Hospital in Salem with complaints of sudden vomiting, chest pains and abdominal pains after eating a piece of banana. She was an obese patient who had ...

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