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Best Of 2003 (access required)

Top News Stories In 2003, the top news story of the year was the collapse of ANLIR, the commonwealth’s largest legal malpractice insurer. ANLIR and its sister companies were put into receivership by insurance officials in two states, Virginia and ...

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Focus Groups (access required)

When Richmond lawyer John C. Shea went to a mediated settlement conference recently, he had a new tool with him. Shea had used a focus group to provide feedback on the case, and he had prepared a video showing the ...

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Taking The Office On The Road (access required)

Modern computing and Chinese food have much in common. First, you need to decide if you want to have a “take out” or “dine in” meal. If you only work at an office desk, then the “dine in” desktop machine ...

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A Quick Primer On Websites For Attorneys (access required)

When a plaintiffs’ lawyer recently wanted to gather evidence of how prevalent asbestos used to be, he turned to an unusual source: eBay, the online auction giant. By going to www.ebay.com, he was able to purchase industrial manuals, magazine advertisements, ...

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July 2003 Bar Pass List (access required)

Editor’s Note: Below is a list of the successful candidates who took the July 2003 Virginia bar examination. Of the 1,289 people who took the test, 903 passed for a 77 percent pass rate. Congratulations! A Michael-Vincent Ramos Abejuela, Sterling; ...

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Legal Ethics (access required)

Nobody wants to think about it, but lawyers need to use defensive strategies to protect themselves from the possibility a client could turn on them. John J. Brandt, a trial lawyer for over 40 years and the Virginia State Bar’s ...

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Practice Management (access required)

If you follow baseball, you know that a “closer” is the pitcher who comes into the game in the ninth inning and secures the win. Having a good closer is not an essential element in having a winning record. But ...

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