An independent study shows a positive outlook for the Virginia State Bar’s endorsed professional liability carrier and benefits for both sides in the relationship between the bar and ALPS. The VSB should stick with the arrangement, said the VSB’s Special ...Read More »
A federal judge blocked testimony from experts for three injured workers and threw out their personal injury lawsuit this month, after applying detailed science-based standards for evidence about the cause and origin of a powerful industrial explosion. The decision denied ...Read More »
After encountering rising opposition from both liberal and conservative wings of the legislature, a plan to empower weak homeowners associations legislatively was removed from an HOA reform bill before the General Assembly adjourned this month. Advocates for community associations said ...Read More »
A family of six people that plummeted to the ground when an apartment deck collapsed during a cookout has settled claims against the owner and property manager for $2.3 million, the family’s lawyers reported. The 2012 accident broke the backs ...Read More »
A business that specializes in vehicle interior repair has stalled in its attempt to halt competition by two ex-employees who went to work for a competing business operated by the son of the plaintiff business’s founder. A Fairfax Circuit judge ...Read More »
Lawyers looking for signs of progress on criminal discovery reform in Virginia have little to go on now that a Virginia Supreme Court study panel has begun work. Chief Justice Cynthia D. Kinser has admonished the 23 members of a ...Read More »
Virginia Lawyers Media, publishers of Virginia Lawyers Weekly and the Virginia Medical Law Report, has announced the Class of 2014 of “Influential Women of Virginia.” This awards program, now in its sixth year, recognizes the outstanding efforts of women in ...
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