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November 01, 2019

Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Two Rules, Adds One

On Friday, November 1, 2019, the Supreme Court of Virginia amended two rules and added one.

The Supreme Court of Virginia amended Rule 1A:5 concerning Virginia Corporate Counsel & Corporate Counsel Registrants, to become effective January 1, 2020.

The Court also amended Rule 2:615 pertaining to exclusion of witnesses, also effective January 1, 2020. The complete order may be found here.

Lastly, the Court added Rule 7B:12 regarding Appeal by One Party; Separate Notices of Appeal by Other Parties. The added rule, which becomes effective January 1, 2020, may be found here.

Update: For more clarity on the amendments to Rule 1A:5, please see this December 30 news item.

Updated: Jan 30, 2020