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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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Prior DUI with flaws won't count (access required)

If jail time was served For a third-offense DUI prosecution, the state cannot use a prior DUI where the defendant had no lawyer and served two days in jail, the Virginia Supreme Court has ruled. Prior DUI convictions can be ...

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