Insurance companies and lawyers fearful of unexpected Medicare demands for repayment for personal injury claims have another year to breathe easier. Enforcement of the Medicare Secondary Payer reporting rules has been delayed to Jan 1, 2012, the Department of Health ...Read More »
Author Archives: Peter ViethFeed Subscription
A Williamsburg grand jury has returned an indictment charging patent attorney Bambi Walters with practicing law without a license, according to the local prosecutor. Williamsburg/James City County Commonwealth’s Attorney Nate Green said the charge resulted from a Virginia State Bar ...
Tagged with: Virginia State BarRead More »
The deafening explosion of a wayward fireworks rocket caused devastating injuries for a Fairfax County mother and led to a $4.75-million jury verdict against the fireworks company that staged the 2007 Independence Day show in Vienna. The verdict for Kathryn ...Read More »
An injured motorist gets the rare benefit of underinsured motorist coverage from his $2-million umbrella policy under a recent opinion from a Henrico County judge. The unusual coverage decision is based on wording in an endorsement to the UIM policy. ...Read More »
The Court of Appeals of Virginia refused to overturn a felon-in-possession conviction of a Shenandoah County man where police confirmed the presence of guns and ammo by pretending to be home buyers taking a tour of the house. Authorities got ...Read More »