Changes to DUI Law Arrive July 1, 2012

The Commonwealth of Virginia has gained a reputation for being tough on repeat DUI offenders.  In 2012, the Virginia General Assembly took the lead in enacting tougher consequences on first time DUI … [Read more...]

Definition of a Legal Contract

What is a contract?  In the simplest of terms, the essence of a contract is an agreement between parties.  But, to make things more complicated, an agreement alone is not necessarily a contract.  In … [Read more...]

Supreme Court Cases

As lawyers, we are often asked questions off the cuff.  One of the most asked questions we hear is how the Supreme Court decides what cases they are going to make a ruling. The Supreme Court has both … [Read more...]