A new year, a new college mascot search in the commonwealth, it seems. Last spring, the College of William & Mary undertook a mascot search that gave Tribe fans “the Griffin.” Now the University of Richmond is planning to replace ...Read More »
A guy in suburban Chicago was fired from his job yesterday…for wearing a Green Bay Packers tie to work. The Chicago Tribune reports that John Stone (right), a car salesman in Oak Lawn, Ill., showed up to work Monday wearing ...Read More »
The Virginia Law Foundation held its annual induction dinner in Williamsburg last night. Induction as a Fellow is a special honor conferred by the VLF Board on selected Virginia attorneys, law professors, and retired members of the judiciary who are ...Read More »
The question was pretty stark and pretty direct, but there it was on the Daily Press website: Was Your Wife a Criminal? Gee, I didn’t run a background check before we got married. The provocative query sounds like the title ...Read More »
The 2011 General Assembly, which convenes Wednesday, will be seeking to elect a new justice to take the seat of retiring Supreme Court Justice Lawrence Koontz. Eight statewide bars have handed down endorsements, with the results a veritable crazy quilt ...
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When I was a newbie lawyer years ago, I got one of those nuggets of advice you hang on to. I was discussing case files with one of the partners, describing the legal research I’d done and what the case ...Read More »
Three partners at the Virginia Beach firm of Shapiro, Cooper, Lewis & Appleton had a busy month of November going. Each had a big case in the works. On Nov. 15, John Cooper, Jim Lewis and Rick Shapiro all left ...Read More »