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Beach lawyer wins FELA ruling in W.Va. (access required)

Virginia Beach attorney Richard N. Shapiro has won a ruling from the West Virginia Supreme Court that a general release by a retired locomotive engineer does not bar a mesothelioma claim under the Federal Employer’s Liability Act. Sparrell Ratliff Jr. ...

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VLW wins two awards in company competition (access required)

Virginia Lawyers Weekly brought home two awards from the Dolan Media Company Editorial Summit held in Scottsdale, Ariz., earlier this month. The company, which publishes more than 60 titles in 20 markets nationwide, conducts the annual Samuel B. Spencer Journalism ...

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