Author Archives: John D. Tuerck and Paul Fletcher

Record P.I. Verdict Is Reversed (access required)

The Supreme Court of Virginia earlier this month reversed a Portsmouth jury verdict that tied the statewide record for largest personal injury award – $60 million. In the case, a 40-year-old suffered a severe brain injury when his car was ...

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Trends 2003 (access required)

Virginia Lawyers Weekly has published this annual “Trends” feature for a number of years, highlighting issues and developments to watch in the coming year. This year’s installment has been one of the most difficult for the newspaper’s usually fearless prognosticators ...

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Scenes From the VSB Annual Meeting (access required)

“The weather is here, I wish you were beautiful…..” Jimmy Buffett wasn’t in attendance at the Virginia State Bar Annual Meeting in Virginia Beach June 13-15. Actually, not that many lawyers were either. Those who did show up saw thunderstorms ...

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