Virginia Lawyer Magazine - August 2015

Volume 64/Number 2

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General Interest

Blocked: Managing Social Media at Work Under Virginia’s New Privacy Law
by Jimmy F. Robinson Jr. and J. Clay Rollins

Obergefell v. Hodges: Seismic Shift or Business as Usual?
by Charles E. Powers

Practitioners Beware: Pitfalls Created by Virginia’s New Business Records Statute 
by William E. Evans

A New Tool for Creditors — and a New Warning for Attorneys
by Daniel D. Mauler



Technology and the Practice of Law in Virginia
by Charles B. Molster III

No Reason to be Anti-Social(Media): What to Know and How to Act
by Kellam. T. Parks

An Interview with Jack W. “JB” Burtch — A Look at Forty Years of Law and Technology
by Neil S. Talegaonkar

Hurdling Hearsay: Introduction of Electronic Media in Virginia Courts after United States v. Lizarraga-Tirado
by Kristopher R. Olin


Virginia Lawyer Register

Disciplinary Proceedings
Disciplinary Summaries
Notices to Members
Supreme Court Adopts Amendment
Legal Ethics Opinions 
Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies
Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award
Pro Bono Conference and Celebration
MCLE Compliance
License Forfeitures
Clients’ Protection Fund Board Petitions Paid



VSB News
NOTICE: Check Your MCLE Hours Online Now

C. Flippo Hicks
In Memoriam
Local and Specialty Bar Elections


President’s Message
Executive Director’s Message
Law Libraries
Technology and the Practice of Law


Law Stories
Access to Legal Services
CLE Calendar
Professional Notices
Classified Ads

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Launch of the SpaceX CRS-6 cargo resupply mission to the International Space Station in April from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Photo by Bill Dickinson of Sky Noir Photography. See more of his work at