Quantcast
Home / News (page 1757) /

News

Bar Considers Warning Letters (access required)

Warning: a new Letter of Warning may be coming your way soon. In the latest attempt to square away disciplinary procedures, a State Bar committee has proposed that a ‘Letter of Warning’ be added to the options the Grievance Committee ...

Read More »

Lawyer Faces Punitives For Botched PICase (access required)

A Charlotte lawyer who failed to pursue underinsured motorist coverage and instead settled a personal injury case without his client’s knowledge is subject to punitive damages, the North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled. The case is Patrick v. Williams ...

Read More »

Punitives Won In Motel Deaths (access required)

The families of two 20 year-olds killed in a Carolina Beach motel fire have been awarded $1.45 million, including $358,000 in punitives, in a New Hanover Superior Court jury trial held late last month. The consolidated cases are Vassallo v ...

Read More »