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Tag Archives: Judge Roderick C. Young

Court won’t reconsider trade secret judgment (access required)

Where the court previously ruled that the employment agreement between an assistant professor and Eastern Virginia Medical School, or EVMS, precluded the professor from asserting a claim for misappropriation of the trade secret against EVMS, the professor’s motion for reconsideration ...

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Jury to decide liability in detainee’s death (access required)

Where correctional officers moved for summary judgment against claims of gross negligence, willful and wanton negligence and deliberate indifference filed by the family of a detainee who experienced chest pains that ultimately resulted in his death, but there were inconsistences ...

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Doctor may testify as expert in wrongful death suit (access required)

Where a doctor had maintained an active clinical presence in the defendant’s specialty, and had performed the contested procedure in the past, he satisfied the active clinical practice requirement to be qualified as an expert witness in Virginia. Background This ...

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Court won’t certify accreditation ruling for immediate appeal (access required)

Where Hampton University School of Pharmacy challenged the decision of the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, or ACPE, to withdraw Hampton’s accreditation, and the court denied Hampton’s motion for summary judgment, it now refused to certify its ruling for immediate ...

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