Effective Aug. 24, the Virginia State Bar Disciplinary Board suspended the license to practice law of Phillip S. Griffin II of Winchester for six months for violating professional rules that govern diligence, communication, fees, safekeeping property, meritorious claims and contentions, ...Read More »
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The 61-year-old decedent was the plaintiff’s wife of 25 years. She was abducted from the parking garage of a regional mall at 1:20 p.m. on Sept. 13, 2008. Her abductors were two teenagers who had shoplifted a replica gun designed ...Read More »
The plaintiff was riding his motorcycle in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Defendant failed to yield and struck the plaintiff. Plaintiff was transported to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital after local stabilization. He suffered multiple areas of road rash, along ...
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The plaintiff was operating his motor vehicle when he was struck by the defendant’s vehicle. Prior to the collision, the plaintiff had a long history of intermittent sciatica and significant degenerative changes in his lumbar spine. Several months after the ...Read More »
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Regent University, the Virginia Beach-based school founded by television preacher Pat Robertson, is suing a new Georgia university, saying its new name is too similar and will create confusion. Regent announced last Wednesday it is filing the ...Read More »
FRONT ROYAL — A Virginia judge has signed off on the divorce of celebrity White House gate crashers Tareq and Michaele Salahi. Tareq Salahi filed for divorce in Warren County last September, claiming his wife was having an affair with ...Read More »
SPOTSVYLVANIA — A Spotsylvania man has been convicted in a drunken driving case for the 12th time. Forty-four-year-old David Maron Apraham pleaded guilty last Tuesday in Spotsylvania Circuit Court to felony driving under the influence, driving on a suspended license ...Read More »
Virginia Lawyers Weekly is pleased to provide the results of the VLW 2012 Alternative Dispute Resolution Survey. This project provides information about ADR providers across Virginia. For a fee, participants had the opportunity to provide basic information about their ADR ...
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Plaintiff underwent a repeat cesarean section delivery on March 15, 2006. The delivery was complicated by a left uterine artery laceration. All documented sponge/ lap pad counts were correct. In July 2009, plaintiff developed abdominal pain that became so severe ...Read More »