Home (page 31)

Tag Archives: U.S. District Court – Eastern District

Defendant Wins Suit, But Court Denies Fees (access required)

After dismissing plaintiff’s suit alleging defendant H&M infringed its patent for material used in H&M’s “Beauty” underwire brassieres, the Norfolk U.S. District Court denies H&M’s request for attorney’s fees; defendant has failed to show inequitable conduct by a preponderance of ...

Read More »

Negligence Per Se Claim Advances in Mold Case (access required)

In a family’s suit for damages from mold contamination due to water leakage in their military housing, defendants win summary judgment on plaintiffs’ claims except for their claim for negligence per se; the Norfolk U.S. District Court also denies defendant ...

Read More »

Challenge to ‘Firehouse Primary’ Dismissed (access required)

A Richmond U.S. District Court dismisses plaintiffs’ challenge to defendant Democratic Party of Virginia’s use of a “firehouse primary” to choose a Democratic nominee for the 74th House District special election after the resignation of Del. Joe Morrissey; plaintiffs have ...

Read More »

Prosecutor Has Absolute Immunity (access required)

A Richmond U.S. District Court dismisses negligence claims filed against a prosecutor who represented the commonwealth in a fraudulent prescription prosecution against plaintiff that later was dismissed; all of the defendant prosecutor’s actions were “intimately associated with the judicial phrase ...

Read More »