Virginia Lawyer Magazine - June 2015

Volume 64/Number 1

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Health Law Section

The Continuing Transformation of Health Law in Virginia
by Jeffrey D. McMahan Jr.

Electronic Health Records: New Challenges in the Electronic Age
by Molly E. Trant and Jeremy A. Ball

The New Generation of Electronic Health Records: What Health Apps Know About You
by Hank Creasy and David Knoespel

EHR: Improving Care or Complicating Litigation?
by Matthew L. Curtis and Michelle L. Warden

The New Operating System: How Technology in Long-Term Care Will Update Care Delivery Models
by Thomas E. Miller

Upcoding and Overpayments: How EHR Use Can Turn a Provider’s Practice Upside Down
by Kelsey Farbotko


2015–16 VSB President

New President Pursuing a Lifelong Passion for the Law


Virginia Lawyer Register

Disciplinary Proceedings
Disciplinary Summaries
Notices to Members
Council Approves Amendments 
Comments Sought on Proposed Rule Revision
Request for Nominations for Special Election to the Virginia State Bar Council Fourth Judicial Circuit
Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies
Administrative Suspensions - Mandatory Continuing Legal Education



VSB News

Highlights of the June 18, 2015, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
Michael W. Robinson is President-elect of the Virginia State Bar
VSB Dues Can Be Paid Online
Indigent Criminal Defense Seminar
Young Lawyers Conference Donates Books to School Students
Virginia Lawyer Receives Award


Law In Society Contest Winner Aims for a Law Career
Dennis W. “Denny” Dohnal
In Memoriam
VSB Honors Attorneys
CLBA Honors Bar Associations


Et Al.

Virginia Law Foundation 2015 Grant Awards
Use Fastcase to Research the Newest Amendments and Additions to the Virginia Code
Lawyers Helping Lawyers Marks 30th Anniversary
Annual President’s Dinner
Honoring the Old Dominion Bar Association
Video Features Justices Discussing Appellate Advocacy


President’s Message

Executive Director’s Message

Law Libraries


Letters to the Editor

Law Stories

CLE Calendar

Professional Notices

Classified Ads

77th Annual Meeting Highlights

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Virginia State Bar President Edward L. Weiner poses in Culpeper with his wife Maura, daughters Maurissa and Brianna, and Chance. Photo by Daniel Glass of Daniel Glass Photography.