Today’s VLW Daily Alert noted a lawsuit faulting Virginia Tech officials for their response to threats of suicide from a student who ended up taking his own life two years ago. From The Roanoke Times , we now learn the ...Read More »
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A legal malpractice matter arising out of the multi-million dollar BlackBerry settlement is back in Virginia federal court. An Alexandria district court dismissed the dispute that arose when Minnesota Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company denied coverage to the Arlington patent law ...Read More »
Tareq Salahi, the Northern Virginia vintner and polo player now famous for his uninvited attendance with his wife at a White House state dinner, left the courthouse in Front Royal today without his expensive watch. Salahi was haled into court ...Read More »
"It appears to be a toxic courthouse," Criminal Court Judge Lynn Brown said of the new Washington County (Tenn.) Justice Center, reports the Johnson City Press . Workers at the gleaming facility in Johnson City have complained of coughing fits, ...Read More »
If you’re wondering why you haven’t received your copy of the Virginia State Bar’s annual update of Professional Guidelines, the answer is that you’ll have to ask for it and the VSB will save money if you don’t. The agency ...Read More »
A circuit judge has turned aside Montgomery County’s objections to state funding for a Norfolk Southern Corp. intermodal rail facility in the county. Richmond Circuit Judge Melvin Hughes ruled Nov. 18 that the state constitution does not bar public support ...
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Corporate governance policy is the focus of an award-winning paper written by associate professor Christopher Bruner at the Washington & Lee law school. Bruner was named the winner of the Association of American Law Schools 2010 Scholarly Papers Competition, for ...
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