Richmond attorney Robert Ryland “Bert” Musick, 37, died March 19 following a brief illness. He practiced at Capitol One as director and assistant general counsel. A graduate of St. Christopher’s School and the University of Virginia, Mr. Musick held a ...Read More »
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On Oct. 31, 2013, the Supreme Court of Virginia reversed two jury verdicts in the case of the 2007 Virginia Tech massacre, and entered final judgment for the university. Two families had brought suit against the university, claiming that between ...
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In what is believed to be the largest verdict in U.S. history for a case of this kind, a 40-year-old woman who gave birth to a healthy child after a failed bilateral tubligation was awarded the sued upon amount of ...Read More »
Plaintiff was a 51-year-old woman with asthma and multiple allergies, who presented to the offices of the defendant physician for evaluation of exertional shortness of breath. She provided the defendant with a list of her known drug allergies and recounted ...
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A 67-year-old retired office worker was planning to undergo bariatric surgery. As part of her pre-operative work-up, she underwent a chest X-ray in March 2010. There was a suspicious nodularity visible on that X-ray, but it was interpreted as normal. ...Read More »
Plaintiff, a 73-year-old woman, was traveling southbound on Route 20 in Orange County when the defendant’s vehicle, traveling in the opposite direction, swerved across the median and struck plaintiff head-on. Defendant was charged with and found guilty of reckless driving. ...Read More »
The case involved a 52-year-old Norfolk Southern Railroad locomotive engineer who was injured on May 1, 2011, in the Waynesboro Yard. At approximately 11:00 p.m., he tripped over a metal “joint” bar that had previously been removed from one of ...Read More »