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LEO 1599 OK'd by Council (access required)

In the Dotson case, above, Fairfax Judge Robert W. Wooldridge Jr. adopted the reasoning of Legal Ethics Opinion 1599 from the Virginia State Bar. The LEO, which is only advisory, stated: * A lawyer may represent an executor of an ...

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UM waiver covers all (access required)

A waiver of additional uninsured motorist coverage by one member of a family will bind all family members under a law that will go into effect July 1. The change effectively nullifies a 1994 Supreme Court ruling, State Farm Mut. ...

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VSB-endorsed insurance gets okay (access required)

If you participate in the health insurance plan endorsed by the Virginia State Bar and you were worried about continuation of the program, you can rest easy. The bar’s personal insurance programs are now on firm ground, thanks to a ...

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News in Brief for March 20, 1995 (access required)

Blood test not enough for license suspension A driver’s license cannot be suspended when a blood test rather than a breath test is used to measure the driver’s intoxication, a Richmond General District Court judge has ruled. Richmond attorney John ...

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