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Monthly Archives: September 2011

No comp for farmhand hurt by ‘horseplay’

A farmhand who fell when he was grabbed from behind by a co-worker cannot collect workers’ compensation for a knee injury, the Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission ruled Sept. 1. The deputy commissioner awarded benefits to Brandon Phipps, 22, who worked ...

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Law practice, then and now (access required)

The pace of practice has quickened, client relationships may be more transient and civility ebbs and flows in the big city. Small-town general practitioners probably lose the most profitable local cases to competitors with flashy advertising, and business clients view ...

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25 Years of News (access required)

Twenty-five years. Thousands of news stories. Since 1986, Virginia Lawyers Weekly has covered lawyers, judges and law practice across the commonwealth. Each reader might have an idea of what the most important stories were. Below is a 25-year compendium of ...

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