A discovery dispute has led a judge to split the claims in the two $10-million wrongful death lawsuits arising from the 2007 Virginia Tech shootings, according to lawyers in the case. Two sets of allegations were included in the lawsuits ...Read More »
A new attorney’s fees opinion by a Fairfax judge could fuel litigation against community associations, lawyers say. Homeowners are entitled to recover attorney’s fees if they prevail in a suit under the Virginia Property Owners’ Association Act, the judge decided ...Read More »
While the eastern part of the state was battening down in the face of the hurricane, members of the Salem/Roanoke County Bar Association and their families took in a de facto double header with the Salem Red Sox Friday night. ...Read More »
Troubles abound for those accused of trying to make a quick buck off the foreclosure crisis. Virginia AG Ken Cuccinelli has announced a third settlement with a company that allegedly charged illegal advance fees for “foreclosure rescue” services. A Virginia ...Read More »
Encased in scaffolding for its latest round of roof repairs, the 106-year-old Louisa County courthouse came through Tuesday’s earthquake with no significant damage, reports circuit court Clerk Susan Hopkins. Other than some plaster cracks in the courtroom, “everything here is ...
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A veteran Carroll County lawyer owes his life to his quick-thinking courtroom colleagues who revived him after he went into cardiac arrest earlier this month. Joseph H. McGrady, 64, now is recovering from surgery to correct a rare heart defect. ...Read More »