Here’s a hat tip to our former colleague, Alan Cooper, who reports that he is enjoying his retirement and spends much of his time biking and hiking. Maybe he should start the Virginia Trail Lawyers Association. ** Alan Cooper was ...Read More »
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Virginia Lawyers Media, publishers of Virginia Lawyers Weekly and the Virginia Medical Law Report, has announced the Class of 2012 of “Influential Women of Virginia.” This awards program, now in its fourth year, recognizes the outstanding efforts of women in ...
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Confession: I’m a sucker for puns and wordplay. A colleague sent me one of those lists that periodically makes the rounds on the Internet…jokes that are so bad they’re good. My wife and I visited our son at college this ...Read More »
The Senate Courts of Justice Committee has stopped an effort to overturn the controversial 2011 Hernandez decision from the Supreme Court of Virginia. House Bill 750, sponsored by Del. Ben Cline, R-Rockbridge County, would have gutted the holding in Hernandez ...Read More »
My tax professor at Washington & Lee, the late great Tim Philipps, had a saying for that moment when you think you have found a loophole in the federal tax code: If it sounds too good to be true, it ...Read More »
Roanoke attorney Monica Taylor Monday is the leader in support from Virginia’s statewide bar groups for a seat on the Virginia Court of Appeals. Judge James J. Haley Jr. is retiring in March; leaders of the Senate and House of ...Read More »