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Former owner of Daily Mail claims Gazette pushed merger without consent

Oct. 2, 2015, 4:25pm by

WILMINGTON, Del. – The owner of the Charleston Daily Mail says the owners of the Charleston Gazette pushed through the July merger of the newspapers without its consent. Last month, Charleston Publishing Company filed a complaint against Daily Gazette Company and Daily Gazette Holding Company LLC in Delaware Chancery Court. Charleston Publishing Company is a subsidiary of MediaNews Group Inc. ... more...

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Age discrimination suit voluntarily dismissed from federal court

Oct. 1, 2015, 1:28pm by

CLARKSBURG – A lawsuit alleging Healthsouth Corporation discriminated against a former employee because of her age was removed to federal court, where the plaintiff filed to voluntarily dismiss the case. Bonnie Shaffer filed her motion for voluntary dismissal in the U.S.

Kanawha Co. apartment owner settles sexual harassment suit

Oct. 1, 2015, 12:41pm by

CHARLESTON – The U.S. Justice Department says the owner and former property manager of a Cross Lanes apartment complex has agreed to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit. Perkins Parke Apartments has agreed to pay $120,000 in damages and civil penalties to settle the suit alleging that three former agents sexually harassed and retaliated against female tenants, which is a violation of the Fair Housing Act (FHA).

Morrisey announces mobile office hours in four counties for October

Oct. 1, 2015, 12:23pm by

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has announced that a consumer representative from his office will conduct mobile office hours during October throughout four Metro Valley counties. The representative will educate consumers on the latest scams in their area and provide them with tips on how to protect their personal information from scammers, according to a press release from the office. Andrea Lannom, a consumer outreach and compliance specialist with the office, wi

Justices rule on venue issue in Tough Mudder death case

Sep. 30, 2015, 2:30pm by

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals, in a ruling last week, shot down a plaintiff’s efforts to have a lawsuit filed over her son’s death at a Tough Mudder event in Berkeley County remain in a Marshall County court. The state’s high court, in an opinion issued Sept. 24, granted a petition for writ of prohibition filed by Airsquid Ventures Inc., doing business as Amphibious Medics; Tough Mudder LLC; Peacemaker National Training Center LLC; General Mills Inc. and General Mills

Mercer County couple alleges Chevrolet sold them bad truck

Sep. 30, 2015, 1:50pm by

PRINCETON--A Mercer County couple is suing Chevrolet, alleging they were sold a defective truck.

Correctional officer claims he was bullied on the job, wrongfully fired

Sep. 29, 2015, 12:57pm by

CHARLESTON– A former correctional officer is seeking restitution for alleged violations of the West Virginia Whistle-Blower Law, claiming he was bullied on the job.

Charleston man accuses TP Orthodontics of age discrimination

Sep. 29, 2015, 12:45pm by

CHARLESTON – A Charleston man is alleging he was fired because of his age and is seeking compensatory damages.

Agency claims medical practice committed Medicaid fraud

Sep. 29, 2015, 12:44pm by

CHARLESTON– A West Virginia public agency is seeking compensation from a medical practice that they allege committed fraud.

Discharged security guards seek class action over unpaid wages

Sep. 29, 2015, 12:36pm by

CHARLESTON– Two discharged West Virginia security guards are seeking allegedly unpaid wages from their former employers.

Charleston man file suit after alleged assault by Rite Aid security guard

Sep. 29, 2015, 12:21pm by

CHARLESTON– A Charleston man is seeking compensation after he was allegedly assaulted in a Rite Aid by a security guard.