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Equitable Estoppel May Halt Statute Of Frauds Bar (access required)

In this contract dispute over defendants, a tenant and guarantor, having failed to sign a lease for and departure from plaintiff landlord’s auto recycling business, a Roanoke County Circuit Court says defendants waited too long to file a motion to ...

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Laches Limits Damages for Patent Plaintiff (access required)

A plaintiff who waited over six years to file suit after having constructive knowledge of defendant’s infringement activities has not rebutted a presumption of unreasonable delay and the Norfolk U.S. District Court limits plaintiff’s damage award by excluding pre-filing damages. ...

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Relief for Oppressed Minority Shareholders (access required)

In this litigation involving a 67-year-old closely held mining business that the Buckingham County Circuit Court ordered to be broken up and parceled out after a finding of the company’s oppression of minority shareholders, the court makes further orders to ...

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Indemnification Clause OK in Mold-Based Complaint (access required)

A Fairfax Circuit Court says a general contractor defending against a suit alleging damage from mold infestation in the townhouse it built may sue a waterproofing subcontractor for equitable and contractual indemnification, as the claims pass muster under the 2011 ...

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