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Case Transferred Under ‘First-Filed’ Rule (access required)

In George Mason University Foundation’s suit against defendant siblings who are contesting their mother’s decision to leave her million-dollar estate to the Foundation in the wake of the mother’s death in Alabama, a Richmond U.S. District Court transfers venue to ...

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No Venue Change for Subcontractor’s Fraud Claim (access required)

In this suit by a subcontractor hired by defendant demolition company to remove epoxy coating from a concrete floor at Camp Peary, Va., the Norfolk Circuit Court says venue is permissible in Norfolk as to plaintiff’s fraud claim and defendant’s ...

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FELA Lung Cancer Case Stays in Norfolk (access required)

In a retired railroad engineer’s FELA suit alleging he developed lung cancer from asbestos and/or diesel exhaust exposure, a Norfolk Circuit Court rejects defendant railroads’ request to dismiss the case because Ohio or Pennsylvania courts would be a more convenient ...

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