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Civil Procedure – Removal – Yaz Birth Control – Defendants’ Consent (access required)

In this products liability and med-mal suit against multiple defendants alleging defendant Bayer’s birth control drug Yaz caused decedent’s pulmonary embolism, deep vein thrombosis and death, a Richmond U.S. District Court says defendant manufacturer’s notice of removal was defective because ...

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New leadership for JIRC

The Virginia Judicial Inquiry and Review Commission has elected a new chairman and vice chairman. Effective Sept. 15, Fauquier lawyer James P. Fisher will succeed Norfolk lawyer Martin A. Thomas as chair of the commonwealth’s judicial oversight agency. Fisher, Chief ...

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