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Virginia Supreme Court rules Atlantic Coast Pipeline's notice to landowners did not satisfy code

Olivia Olsen Jul. 26, 2017, 10:29am

RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) – On July 13, the Virginia Supreme Court issued a decision in an appeal involving a property survey notice provided by a natural gas company.

Va. SC reinstates lawsuit over man struck by train while wearing ear buds

John Myers Mar. 27, 2017, 11:57am

RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) – The Virginia Supreme Court has sent a wrongful death claim back its trial court, the Richmond City Circuit Court, in the case of a man struck by a train while wearing ear buds.

Lawsuits should be disclosed in bankruptcy proceedings, says Va. top court

Deb Rogers Mar. 1, 2017, 9:07am

RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) – Rulings by a circuit court were correct in requiring that a Virginia woman should have disclosed a pending lawsuit in a bankruptcy estate, Virginia's high court has ruled.

Virginia Supreme Court rejects battery claim against spinal surgeon

Chandra Lye Feb. 22, 2017, 12:48pm

RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) – The Virginia Supreme Court has reversed the decision of a trial court while making a distinction between tort of battery and tort of negligence in medical cases.

Changes proposed to Virginia Bar's advertising rules

Deb Rogers Feb. 22, 2017, 9:31am

RICHMOND, Va. (Legal Newsline) – Technology has changed the way almost everyone does business, and lawyers are no exception.