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Supreme Court scorecard (access required)

Baseball may be the classic game of statistics, but blogging lawyer Jay O’Keeffe suggests stats about appellate law can be a pastime of equal interest for attorneys. O’Keeffe has started keeping score on decisions of the Supreme Court of Virginia. ...

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Leaving well enough alone (access required)

Once you’ve been granted a writ from the Supreme Court, don’t change the wording of the assignments of error in your next round of briefing. That’s the clear message from the high court, which dismissed four of five assignments in ...

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VBA endorses four for Supreme Court (access required)

The Virginia Bar Association has recommended Virginia Court of Appeals Judges D. Arthur Kelsey and Elizabeth A. McClanahan and Circuit Judges Pamela S. Baskervill and Joseph W. Milam Jr. for the vacancy on the Supreme Court of Virginia that will ...

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VADA endorses six for Supreme Court seat (access required)

The Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys has endorsed three Virginia Court of Appeals judges, two circuit judges and a civil defense litigator as highly qualified for a seat on the Supreme Court of Virginia. The Court of Appeals judges are ...

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Court will hear adoption case (access required)

The Supreme Court of Virginia has agreed to review a ruling by the Virginia Court of Appeals that domestic relations lawyers say makes adoptions more difficult and acrimonious. The Court of Appeals panel said in Todd v. Copeland (VLW 010-7-083) ...

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