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Tag Archives: Judge J. Overton Harris

Jury returns defense verdict in gas station trip-and-fall case (access required)

Type of action: Personal injury Injuries alleged: Fractured left hip Name of case: Grubb v. R.S. Link Inc. Court: Hanover County Circuit Court Case no.: CL20-2414 Tried before: Jury Name of judge or mediator: Judge J. Overton Harris Date resolved: ...

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Plaintiffs lack standing to contest construction project (access required)

Where plaintiffs seek to enjoin construction of a distribution center located near their homes, they lack standing to do so because they have not alleged particularized injuries arising from the construction.  Plaintiffs are granted leave to amend their complaint to ...

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Defendant gets attorney’s fees after plaintiff’s nonsuit (access required)

The court will award defendant the sanction of a $4,000 attorney’s fee pursuant to Code § 8.01-271 after granting plaintiff’s motion to nonsuit. “Defendant’s motion for attorney’s fees … is granted. Defendant is awarded her reasonable attorney’s fees in the ...

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Plaintiffs claim earlier C-section would have prevented brain injury – Defense Verdict (access required)

The plaintiff mother, 39 weeks pregnant, presented to the hospital for an elective induction of labor on the evening of Aug. 9, 2011. Electronic fetal monitoring was initiated upon admission and continued throughout labor. The defendant OB/GYN treated the mother. ...

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