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Statute of Limitations Tolled for Successive Comp Awards (access required)

A Ford Motor Company production employee who had a series of workers’ comp awards for a work-related injury is not barred from filing a change-in-condition application; the Supreme Court of Virginia says the provision in Va. Code § 65.2-708(C) tolling ...

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Brain-Scan Suit Timely Under ‘Continuing Treatment’ Rule (access required)

The Supreme Court of Virginia applies the “continuing treatment” rule and says a woman who had seven brain scans performed and interpreted by defendant radiology practice group from 2002 through 2005 for pain and numbness in the right side of ...

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State Employee Wins Appeal, Gets Attorney’s Fees (access required)

A former state corrections official who won her state grievance after she was involuntarily demoted wins her appeal in the Virginia Supreme Court after the Department of Corrections attempted to comply with the hearing officer’s order of reinstatement by transferring ...

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