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Business Tort Case Moves Forward Against Virginia Company
Posted on 12 Aug 2013 by Lee Berlik

AWP, Inc. is engaged in the business of traffic control solutions for road construction sites and emergency situations. AWP alleges that Shawn Watkins, a former employee, began his own traffic control business, Traffic Control Solutions, LLC (TCS) while... Read More

Fourth Circuit Asks Virginia Supreme Court to Clarify Business Conspiracy Statute
Posted on 4 Sep 2013 by Lee Berlik

Sometimes a court must decide a matter that turns on the law of another jurisdiction. If the other jurisdiction's law is unclear, the deciding court can make a formal request to its sister court asking that court to clarify an issue. The Fourth Circuit... Read More

  • Blog Post: Business Tort Case Moves Forward Against Virginia Company

    AWP, Inc. is engaged in the business of traffic control solutions for road construction sites and emergency situations. AWP alleges that Shawn Watkins, a former employee, began his own traffic control business, Traffic Control Solutions, LLC (TCS) while still working at AWP, and that he misappropriated...
  • Blog Post: Fourth Circuit Asks Virginia Supreme Court to Clarify Business Conspiracy Statute

    Sometimes a court must decide a matter that turns on the law of another jurisdiction. If the other jurisdiction's law is unclear, the deciding court can make a formal request to its sister court asking that court to clarify an issue. The Fourth Circuit recently invoked this procedure and certified...