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Overcoming Juror Bias (access required)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va.– The late 1990s are an “incredibly difficult time” to be a plaintiff’s attorney. So says James B. Lees Jr., a prominent Charleston, W.Va., trial attorney and lecturer. Public opinion runs against plaintiff’s lawyers and the public ...

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VSB to consider LEO on ?billing guidelines? (access required)

The Virginia State Bar Council will vote this June on a Legal Ethics Opinion that goes to the heart of the attorney-client relationship between insurance defense attorneys and the carriers they represent. At issue: “Billing guidelines,” rules imposed by the ...

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U.Va., W&L score yet again in U.S. News (access required)

Virginia’s law schools have scored highly for yet another year in the annual survey of “America’s Best Graduate Schools,” published in the March 29 issue of U.S. News & World Report. Two of the commonwealth’s law schoolsthe University of Virginia ...

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Plaintiffs score on 'write-offs' (access required)

The fight over “incurred expenses” and doctors’ “write-offs” in personal injury cases continues across Virginia, and plaintiffs are on a winning streak. Plaintiffs’ and defense lawyers have reported at least 13 cases that have considered the issue since last November, ...

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