Tag Archives: Roanoke Circuit Court

Appendicitis goes unreported initially, leads to complications – $1.5 Million Verdict (access required)

On Aug. 15, 2016, Alexander Nelson underwent a colonoscopy after which he suffered abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting. The next day, Aug. 16,  Nelson saw his gastroenterologist who referred him to the Lewis-Gale Medical Center Emergency Department for a CT ...

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Jury verdict enforcing expired contract was unjust (access required)

A jury’s advisory verdict awarding specific performance of the parties’ contract was a plain deviation from right and justice, given that the contract’s term had expired. Background The parties in this case – Plaintiff Rockbridge Area Conservation Council and Defendant ...

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Mandated RFP Award Not Authorized By Procurement Act (access required)

In Plaintiff Mediko P.C.’s challenge to procurement procedures by Defendants Roanoke County and Western Virginia Regional Jail Authority, the court permitted certain declaratory issues to move forward but ruled it had no authority under the Virginia Public Procurement Act to ...

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