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Stand and speak: Judges explain rules for contemporaneous objections (access required)

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DANVILLE – In the wake of two recent Virginia Supreme Court opinions addressing cases where litigants claimed they were not given the opportunity to make timely objections at trial, Virginia appellate jurists offered some advice for trial lawyers this month. ...

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Posthumous QDRO Gives Benefits to Children (access required)

A divorce court erred in refusing to enter a Qualified Domestic Relations Order after husband’s death to implement a provision in the parties’ final divorce decree stating husband would make their two children co-beneficiaries on his ERISA-governed Salaried Savings Plan; ...

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Children, not wife, get dad’s retirement (access required)

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A father’s retirement account will go to his two children, and not to his surviving spouse, because their right to the money vested when the father and mother divorced, the Virginia Court of Appeals said on Jan. 28. When Sandra ...

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