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Discovery Ordered on Notice of Food-Poisoning Claim (access required)

In a restaurant patron’s suit for damages from food poisoning after eating shellfish at defendant’s restaurant, the Roanoke U.S. District Court denies each side’s motion for summary judgment, as there has been insufficient discovery to determine whether defendant Land & ...

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No Punitives After Zero Comp Award (access required)

In plaintiff companies’ suit against a former officer and director in which a jury found liability for breach of fiduciary duty and awarded zero compensatory damages and $100,000 in punitive damages, the circuit court erred in setting aside the zero ...

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