Plaintiff, a 55-year-old flight attendant trainee, was a guest of the defendant hotel when a 40-pound wood valance and drapes in her room fell upon her. Plaintiff alleged that the heavy wood valance was improperly secured into the drywall only, ...Read More »
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This was a dental malpractice case arising from a negligently performed root canal on a 23-year old-woman. The allegations of negligence included a gross overfill of toxic root canal material that penetrated the underlying inferior alveolar nerve canal and permanently ...
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The defendant was issued a red light camera citation under the PhotoSafe camera program at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Oyster Point Road in Newport News. The case was dismissed due to language in authorizing statute (Code § 15.2-968.1(H)) ...Read More »
This case arose out of the shooting of Patricia Cook by Officer Daniel Harmon-Wright of the Culpeper Police Department. Cook’s husband qualified as administrator of her estate, and sued Harmon-Wright for wrongful death. That case was stayed pending Harmon-Wright’s criminal ...Read More »
This medical malpractice case involved allegations of delayed diagnosis of prostate cancer. The plaintiff is a successful real estate developer and former state government official. He alleged that the defendant practice group’s physician was negligent in failing to diagnose his ...Read More »
On April 23, the Virginia State Bar Third District, Section II subcommittee issued a public reprimand with terms to Brent Alan Jackson of Richmond for violating professional rules that govern safekeeping property and conflict of interest: general rule. This discipline ...Read More »
On May 31, 2013, plaintiff went to the defendants’ home in Wise County to borrow a pressure washer. When plaintiff knocked on the front door, she was viciously attacked by the defendants’ bulldog. The dog bit her right thigh, leaving ...Read More »
Virginia Lawyers Weekly is pleased to present “Virginia In-House,” a special supplement to the April 28, 2014 paper. This 8-page B-Section is sponsored by the Alexandria law firm of DiMuroGinsberg PC. Articles from the 2014 in-house section present some of ...
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