The Virginia Trial Lawyers Association was ready to fight for an increase in the cap on medical malpractice damages. The Medical Society of Virginia was girding for battle as well. Stay tuned until 2010. The 1999 agreement that gradually raised ...Read More »
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Richmond lawyer Lisa F. Clement has entered the leadership loop of the Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys. She became the group’s secretary at its annual meeting in Richmond last month. Assuming a normal progression of officers, she will be the ...Read More »
Circuit City Stores Inc., the Richmond-based electronics giant, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this morning. The company’s action comes after stiff competition from Best Buy Co. and losses of $320 million last year. Circuit City said it hopes to remain ...Read More »
The Virginia Court of Appeals finds that the Chesapeake Bay Foundation has standing to challenge the extension of the Virginia Water Protection Permit for the proposed reservoir on the Mattaponi River in King William County. Chesapeake Bay Foundation Inc. v. ...Read More »
CareerBuilder.com just published its annual survey on employee absenteeism. Turns out some 33 percent of workers have phoned in sick when they really weren’t. The nationwide survey included more than 6,800 workers and 3,300 employers. The most common reason for ...
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