Virginia Lawyer Magazine - June 2016

Volume 65/Number 1

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General Interest

Mediation Compensation Legislation – Lawyers and Mediators Working Together for Public Benefit
by Donita M. King

Business Law

The Business Law Practice Section Revitalized
by John M. Huddle

Domestic Sales and Services Qualify for US Export Tax Incentives
by John M. Huddle

Founders, Helpers, and Angels: Dividing the Company Pie
by Steven J. Keeler and Clare M. Lewis

2016–17 VSB President

New VSB President Takes Another Step in a Deliberate Journey
by Gordon Hickey

Virginia Lawyer Register

Disciplinary Proceedings
Disciplinary Summaries
Notices To Members:
Council Approves Amendments
Comments Sought On Proposed Rule Changes
Committee On Lawyer Discipline Proposes Change To State Code
Free Legal Answers
Save The Dates
Administrative Suspensions: Mandatory Continuing Legal Education
Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies

Access to Legal Services

Lewis F. Powell Jr. Pro Bono Award


VSB News
Highlights of the June 16, 2016, Virginia State Bar Council Meeting
VSB Dues Can Be Paid Online
Doris H. Causey is President-elect of the Virginia State Bar
NOTICE: Check Your MCLE Hours Online Now
Renu Brennan Named VSB Deputy Executive Director
Dillon and Saunders Named Senior Assistant Bar Counsel
Indigent Criminal Defense Seminar
Law in Society Winner

Annual Presidents’ Dinner
Justice Stephen R. McCullough Investiture Ceremony
In Memoriam
VSB Honors Attorneys
CLBA Honors Bar Associations
Local and Specialty Bar Elections


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


Law Stories
CLE Calendar
Professional Notices
Classified Ads
78th Annual Meeting Highlights

About the Cover

Virginia State Bar President Michael W. Robinson poses in Richmond with the senior executives of the bar. They are, from left, Deputy Executive Director Renu Brennan, Bar Counsel Edward L. Davis, Robinson, Executive Director Karen A. Gould, Assistant Executive Director Susan C. Busch, Finance/Procurement Director Crystal T. Hendrick, Ethics Counsel James M. McCauley, and Assistant Executive Director Elizabeth L. Keller. Photo by Dee Norman