A Newport News judge has set aside a multimillion dollar personal injury award against electronics retailer Best Buy on the grounds the verdict was excessive. In August, a seven-member jury awarded $5,225,000 to Michael Chavis, who was injured after a ...Read More »
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Shenandoah County lawyer and substitute judge James H. Allamong Jr. has been arrested after authorities found marijuana plants growing on his property. The plants were discovered while firefighters were responding to a nearby shed fire, according to the Northern Virginia ...
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Sharon Nelson, a Fairfax lawyer and president of a computer forensics and information security company, will be the Virginia State Bar’s new president-elect. Nelson filed her petition for the post at the VSB’s annual meeting in Virginia Beach this past ...
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Virginia Lawyers Weekly is pleased to present “Intellectual Property Law and Practice,” a special supplement to the Sept. 26, 2011 paper. This 12-page B-Section is sponsored The American Inns of Court, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC and Oblon Spivak. Here ...Read More »
A Newport News jury has awarded $5,225,000 to a 53-year-old man who was injured after a retailer’s forklift ran over his foot. On July 22, 2006, Michael Chavis was at a Best Buy store in Newport News looking at a ...Read More »