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Blue Light Special
Blue Light Special

Imagine. You have had a few drinks with friends one evening. On your way home, the blue lights flash in the mirror. The officer comes to the window and says that you did not come to a full and complete stop at the last stop sign. He asks you to step out of the car, with a ...

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Blog posts in December 2018

  • To Pet, Or Not To Pet: Dog Bite Law in Virginia

    My three-year-old son, Bowen, runs to hug and pet every dog he sees. It doesn’t matter how big or how ugly, the boy loves dogs. As a lawyer, my ...

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  • The Power of Words

    THIS ISSUE OF Virginia Lawyer is dedicated to our Diversity Conference. Our bench and bar must reflect the rich diversity of our community in or­der ...

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  • Wellness Corner Interview with Leonard C. Heath, Jr., President-elect of the Virginia State Bar

    Leonard C. Heath, Jr. serves as President- elect of the Virginia State Board and as a partner of Heath, Overby, Verser, & Old, PLC. The YLC Wellness ...

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  • Are non-competes just paper tigers?

    A wise lawyer (one of my partners) is fond of saying "An agreement is only as binding as the integrity of the person who signs it." Absent the ...

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