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Park Vendor Has Conversion Claim for Kiosk Use (access required)

A Hanover Circuit Court refuses to set aside a jury verdict finding defendant Kings Dominion Amusement Park liable for damages for conversion of a concessions kiosk operated by plaintiff business; plaintiff may proceed with a claim for unjust enrichment, but ...

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False Claims Act Suit Dismissed Under ‘First to File’ Bar (access required)

An Alexandria U.S. District Court dismisses this qui tam action under the False Claims Act alleging defendant Halliburton and related companies falsely billed the federal government for services provided to U.S. military forces in Iraq; the case is barred by ...

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Liquidated Damages Upheld on Restrictive Covenant (access required)

A contractor that provides physical, occupational and speech therapy services to nursing homes wins summary judgment on its claim that nine defendant facilities who terminated their contracts and then hired 57 of plaintiff contractor’s former employees violated a restrictive covenant ...

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Scaffolding Sub Wins Miller Act & Contract Claims (access required)

Even assuming an Alexandria U.S. District Court agreed in this first-impression case to allow a defendant general contractor to use a recoupment defense against a plaintiff supplier or sub-subcontractor when the general contractor is not in privity with the supplier, ...

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