Tag Archives: Judge Timothy K. Sanner

Two veterinary managers sold practice to themselves – $400,000 Verdict (access required)

The defendants, two veterinary doctors and managers of a high-end equine veterinary medicine practice in Goochland County, engaged in a self-dealing transaction in which they purported to “sell” the medical practice to a new practice they formed without the plaintiff. ...

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Defamation Claim for Inspection Comment (access required)

Taken in context, defendant’s alleged statement that he relied on plaintiff’s “description of a wall’s construction” when he prepared a letter about inspection of a retaining wall can be viewed as defamatory, and the Louisa County Circuit Court overrules defendant’s ...

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Fractured teeth, bulging disk caused by rear-end collision -$500,000 Verdict (access required)

On Aug. 27, 2009, 26-year-old Joe Jackson was rear-ended when stopped on Route 22 in Louisa County while waiting for the car in front of him to turn left. A Virginia Propane truck was traveling at 45 mph before the ...

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Dental malpractice alleged in pain, TMJ disorder – Defense Verdict (access required)

The plaintiff sued his dentist for $1,000,000 alleging that the defendant’s treatment approach, including occlusal adjustments (grinding small bits of teeth enamel to correct bite problems) was negligent and caused him to experience joint problems, pain, sleeplessness and emotional injury. ...

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Admiralty – Jones Act – Piercing Corporate Veil (access required)

An admiralty case washes ashore in Goochland County, and the Goochland County Circuit Court sustains defendant’s demurrer to plaintiff’s claim seeking relief on a theory of piercing the corporate veil, overrules defendant’s special plea of the Jones Act, and says ...

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