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VSB Would Be Able To Audit Accounts (access required)

By Baker McClanahan & Christopher Gatewood The Virginia State Bar would have the authority to conduct audits of real estate lawyers’ escrow accounts, under legislation passed last week by the Senate. But what exactly that development will mean for lawyers–and ...

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CSX changing strategy on Conrail tussle (access required)

NORFOLK–CSX Corp. is reportedly changing its strategy in the takeover battle for Conrail by adopting a plan to offer important Northeast rail assets to hostile bidder Norfolk Southern Corp. The Washington Post reported in late December that CSX chairman John ...

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McMurran retires (access required)

Portsmouth Circuit Judge Dennis F. McMurran, who has served on that city’s bench since 1981, has announced his retirement effective Feb. 1. A native of Portsmouth, McMurran followed in the footsteps of his father, Judge Robert Ferebee McMurran, who also ...

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