Month: May 2019

Vandeventer Black LLP Listed as the Largest Maritime Law Firm in Virginia

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05/23/2019Vandeventer Black

  The dynamic business and litigation law firm, Vandeventer Black LLP, was recently listed in the top position of the Virginia maritime law firm’s list for 2019 by Virginia Business Magazine. With an seasoned team of maritime attorneys, including 15 members of the Maritime Law Association of the United States, the firm’s expertise extends to… Read more »

Jennifer L. Eaton Honored as 2019 Taylor Reveley Award Recipient

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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 »

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 »

Business Email Compromise Scams and Malware: Why Construction Companies Should Worry

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05/10/2019Gallo, Jonathan V.

From 3D printing and drone use, to increased use of tablets, laptops, smartphones, and wearables, the construction industry is becoming increasingly dependent on the use of technology. Use of augmented reality programs, advanced tracking technologies, and multi-user cloud-based platforms are on the rise; and while these technologies can increase efficiency, reduce costs, and increase worksite… Read more »