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Supreme Court says Mass Litigation Panel’s application of public policy exception was erroneous

Kyla Asbury Jun. 28, 2017, 9:00am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has ruled that the Mass Litigation Panel’s application of the public policy exception was clearly erroneous in a case alleging exposure to coal combustion residuals from a landfill owned by American Electric Power Company.

Former patient accuses Genesis Healthcare of failing to prevent fall

Wadi Reformado Jun. 28, 2017, 7:59am

A former patient is suing Genesis Healthcare LLC, 1000 Association Drive Operations LLC, 302 Cedar Ridge Road Operations LLC, John Does 1 through 10 and Unidentified Entities 1 through 10 for negligence.

Equity One of West Virginia Inc. accused of breach of contract

Wadi Reformado Jun. 28, 2017, 7:58am

A West Virginia company is suing Equity One of West Virginia Inc. for alleged breach of contract.

Walker Machinery says Accad Corporation didn't pay for goods

Wadi Reformado Jun. 28, 2017, 7:57am

A Pennsylvania company is suing Accad Corporation for alleged breach of contract.

Caterpillar says Clay Cam Logging owes almost $100,000

Philip Gonzales Jun. 28, 2017, 7:56am

An assignee is suing Clay Cam Logging LLC and Douglas C. Bolyard, a debtor and guarantor, citing alleged breach of a sales contract and guaranty agreement.

Man says Weirton didn't pay him for accrued sick days

Wadi Reformado Jun. 28, 2017, 7:55am

A former employee is suing City of Weirton Board of Parks Commission for alleged breach of contract.

Justices say school rightly expelled student who brought handgun to school

Kyla Asbury Jun. 27, 2017, 9:02am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals upheld a decision to expel a student who possessed a handgun on the campus of Jefferson High School.

Supreme Court remands Quicken Loans lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Jun. 27, 2017, 8:55am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has remanded a lawsuit against Quicken Loans after it ruled that the jury’s award of damages needs to be revisited.

Law firm takes client to court over outstanding balance

Philip Gonzales Jun. 26, 2017, 3:42pm

A legal service provider is suing a client for alleged breach of contract.

Former employee accuses state Division of Juvenile Services of firing her for being pregnant

Wadi Reformado Jun. 26, 2017, 3:42pm

A former employee is suing West Virginia Division of Juvenile Services for alleged discrimination, violation of civil rights and wrongful termination.

Estate executrix accuses WVU Board of Governors of negligence

Philip Gonzales Jun. 26, 2017, 3:41pm

An estate executrix is suing the West Virginia University Board of Governors for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Clarks Tree Service accused of taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries

Philip Gonzales Jun. 26, 2017, 3:41pm

A motorist has filed a class-action lawsuit against Johnny Ray Matheny and Clarks Tree Service LLP for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Erie Insurance accused of breach of contract

Wadi Reformado Jun. 26, 2017, 3:40pm

A West Virginia man and two companies are suing Erie Insurance Property & Casualty Company a/k/a Erie Insurance, citing alleged breach of contract.

Two consumers accuse Honda of selling them defective Acura

Wadi Reformado Jun. 26, 2017, 7:51am

Two consumers are suing American Honda Motor Co. Inc., a vehicle manufacturer, citing alleged design defect and product liability.

USAA Insurance allegedly breached contract by denying claim

Wadi Reformado Jun. 26, 2017, 7:51am

A West Virginia man is suing USAA Casualty Insurance Company for alleged breach of contract.

Regional Jail Authority, company accused of wrongful termination

Wadi Reformado Jun. 26, 2017, 7:50am

A former employee is suing the West Virginia Regional Jail & Correctional Facility Authority and Trinity Services Group Inc. for alleged sexual harassment, violation of civil rights and wrongful termination.