Virginia Lawyer Magazine - October 2017

VOL. 66/NO. 3

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General Interest

The Clients’ Protection Fund Steps In
by Gordon Hickey

The Reverse Triangular Merger is the Favorite, and Often Wrong, Option
by Joel Nied

Future-Proofing Your Law Practice
by Sharon D. Nelson and John W. Simek

What I learned from Justice Cynthia D. Kinser About Being a Lawyer
by John P. O’Herron

Health Law Section

Health Law
by Bruce D. Gehle

False Claims Act Liability Has a New Implied Certification Standard, or Does It?
by Robert B. Vogel

Navigating Harbors and Exceptions in Healthcare Contracting
by Andrew T. Wampler

Taking Aim at Virginia’s Opioid Crisis through Changes in Public Health Law
by Health Services Section, Office of the Attorney General


Virginia Lawyer Register

  • Disciplinary Summaries
  • Notices to Members:
  • VSB’s Standing Committee on Legal Ethics Seeking Public Comment on LEOs
  • Clients’ Protection Fund
  • Pro Bono Conference
  • Professional Development Conference
  • MCLE Discontinues Mailing Interim Report
  • Criminal Law Seminar
  • VSB Disciplinary Board To Hear Anne Marston Lynch Wilber’s Reinstatement Petition On December 8, 2017
  • Disciplinary Proceedings


Access to Legal Services

Celebrate! October Is Pro Bono Month
Immigration Lawyer Receives 2017 VSB Pro Bono Award
McGuireWoods Receives Frankie Muse Freeman Pro Bono Award


VSB News

  • In Memoriam
  • NOTICE: Check Your MCLE Hours Online Now
  • William L. Schmidt


President’s Message
Executive Director’s Message
Ethics Counsel’s Message
Legal Aid
Law Libraries
Technology and the Practice of Law


Conference of Local and Specialty Bar Associations
CLE Calendar
Professional Notices
Classified Ads and Advertiser’s Index

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Health Law — Taking Aim at Virginia’s Opioid Crisis through Changes in Public Health Law
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