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Slip-and-fall scores $1.3M in Richmond (access required)

A Richmond slip-and-fall plaintiff last month scored a $1.3 million verdict in a case alleging failure to clear snow and ice from a business parking lot. According to plaintiff’s lawyer David Epperly, it may be the second highest slip-and-fall verdict ...

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Lawyers’ convictions reversed (access required)

Two Virginia Beach lawyers and their law clerk have won reversals of summary contempt convictions that carried jail time. In Scialdone v. Commonwealth (VLW 008-7-199), the Virginia Court of Appeals said the lawyers’ conduct in apparently proffering a fraudulent document ...

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