Virginia: Wrongful Death – A Lawyer’s Repose

Virginia: Wrongful Death – A Lawyer’s Repose

On July 22, 2021, the Virginia Supreme Court issued its wrongful death decision in Potter v. BFK, Inc., Record No. 191716. It reversed and remanded the Circuit Court erroneously sustaining a plea in bar, finding that the equipment at issue was not ordinary building material subject to Virginia’s statute of repose, Va. Code §8.01-250.