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News in Brief for July 1, 1996 (access required)

VSB Disciplinary Actions Richmond lawyer James A. Baber III has received a public reprimand from the subcommittee of the Virginia State Bar’s Third District Committee (Section III). The order from the committee stated that Baber had pleaded guilty to attempting ...

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VSB declines to open disciplinary process (access required)

VIRGINIA BEACH – The Virginia State Bar Council has unanimously rejected a proposal that the lawyer disciplinary process be opened to the public at the district committee level. Currently, cases before district committees remain confidential. Only cases before the VSB ...

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UPL opinion re adjuster's advice on UM is yanked (access required)

VIRGINIA BEACH – The Virginia State Bar’s Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee will reconsider a UPL opinion that would have prevented insurance adjusters from advising claimants about potential uninsured or underinsured motorist coverage. Currently, adjusters can advise their policyholders about ...

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