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Failure to Supervise Theory Fails (access required)

A Charlottesville U.S. District Court grants defendant’s 12(b)(6) motion to dismiss plaintiff’s negligence claim, based on a failure to train or supervise theory.  In so doing, the court succinctly summarizes Virginia law on the issue. Plaintiff, MCI Communications Services, Inc., [“MCI”], had fiber-optic cables buried in VDOT right-of-ways along certain railroad tracks.  MasTec North America, ...