Health Care Client Alert - August 2014
New Virginia Law Prohibits Physician Mark-Ups for Anatomic Pathology Services
Effective as of July 1, 2014, Virginia licensed healthcare practitioners are prohibited from marking-up anatomic pathology services performed by independent pathologists. The law is codified as new Section 54. 1-2962. 01
By T. Braxton McKee, Laura Dickson Rixey and Health Care
Private Client Services Update - 2014 Virginia Legislative Update - Trusts & Estates Law Changes
The 2014 Virginia legislative session resulted in several important changes to trusts and estates law. Except as otherwise noted, the new laws became effective July 1, 2014.
Trust Director Defenses (Senate Bill 345)
Virginia Code Section 64. 2-770 was amended to confirm that even if a trust
By Sarah E. Messersmith and Private Client Services
Ethics for Virginia Lawyers - 2014
Ann K. Crenshaw & The Honorable Edward Hanson Jr. presented, 'Ethics for Virginia Lawyers' to the Virginia Beach Bar Association in February. Click here to view materials from their presentation.
By Ann K. Crenshaw
NCUA Securitization Rule Offers Opportunities
The Credit Union Times featured an article from the K&C Credit Union Team on the NCUA Securitization Rule Opportunities.
By J. Britton Williston
Don’t Pour Your Profits Down Your Competitor’s Drain
If you owned a brewery you would never sell your beer without first tasting it, so why would you name your brewery or beer without checking to see if someone else is already using a similar name?
By Nicole J. Harrell and Alcoholic Beverage Team
Restaurant Client Alert - Summer 2014
Beware of using your restaurant name in multiple locations without federal or state service mark protection or a written agreement with all subsequent users of the restaurant name.
By Stephen E. Story, Robert E. Smartschan, Nicole J. Harrell and Franchising
Tila-Respa, One of the Most Expensive Changes in Decades
E. Andrew Keeney presented TILA-RESPA, One of the Most Expensive Changes in Decades at the NAFCU 47th Annual Conference on July 23, 2014. Click on the pdf icon above to access the presentation.
By E. Andrew Keeney and Lender Representation