Year: 2019

Jennifer L. Eaton Honored as 2019 Taylor Reveley Award Recipient

05/22/2019Eaton, Jennifer L.

Vandeventer Black is pleased to announce that attorney Jennifer L. Eaton received the Taylor Reveley Award from William & Mary Law School at this year’s  Graduation Ceremony. “We are proud of Jenny as she exemplifies the ideals upon which this firm has thrived. We are happy she received this important recognition,” said Paul Julius, Executive… Read more »

Fill In The Blanks: AIA Documents Anticipate Customization For Your Project

05/20/2019Sieg, J. Brandon

Various construction-industry organizations, such as the AIA, DBIA, and EJCDC, offer coordinated families of contract documents.  Because every project is unique, those documents anticipate customization by providing blank spaces in certain terms.  Using the AIA family of documents as an example, the very first page of B101-2017, Standard Form of Agreement Between Owner and Architect,… Read more »

Tools of Mutual Benefit: The Scope and Purpose of Lease Guaranties

05/17/2019Crouch, Richard J.

A guaranty is an agreement under which an individual (or entity) agrees to satisfy the underlying obligations of a primary obligor if such obligor defaults on the underlying obligation. With respect to a lease guaranty, the guarantor is often the principal or owner playing a key role in the tenant entity or a parent/affiliate of… Read more »

Bibeau and Pierce Elected to the City of Norfolk Grievance Panel

05/14/2019Bibeau Anne G.

Vandeventer Black attorney’s Anne G. Bibeau and Michael D. Pierce were both selected by the judges of the Norfolk Circuit Court to serve as chairs on three-member panels for The City of Norfolk Grievance Procedure. The City of Norfolk Grievance Procedure is an administrative process for The City of Norfolk employees to challenge management actions… Read more »

Richmond Attorneys Named 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers ‘Rising Stars’

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04/29/2019Moss, Ashley G.

Vandeventer Black is pleased to announce that three of its Richmond attorneys are among the 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers Rising Stars list. The Rising Star designation is awarded to top up-and-coming lawyers who are 40-years-old or younger, or who have been practicing for ten years or less. This year, a new attorney was included on… Read more »

Richmond Attorney’s Selected for Inclusion on the 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers List

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04/29/2019Walker, James W.

Vandeventer Black attorneys were selected to be included on the 2019 Virginia Super Lawyers list by Thompson Reuters. This renowned rating service considers attorneys from over 70 different practice areas that are nominated based on professional accomplishments and peer recognition. This year, the firm is pleased to announce the inclusion of a new attorney on… Read more »

A Virginia Employer’s Guide to Marijuana

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04/25/2019Bibeau Anne G.

The law on marijuana is changing so rapidly that I anticipate this article will be outdated before I finish it. Check back here regularly for updates! Virginia Law Marijuana remains illegal both federally and in Virginia. Some Virginia jurisdictions are dialing down enforcement of criminal penalties, but they remain on the books. Since marijuana remains… Read more »