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Couple's lawsuit seeks compensation following collision

The West Virginia Record Jun. 27, 2016, 11:28am

BECKLEY — Two Raleigh County residents are suing William E. Wilkerson and Ean Holdings LLC, a car rental company and its agent, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Woman sues Lowe's Home Center over alleged contract breach

The West Virginia Record Jun. 27, 2016, 11:20am

BECKLEY — A homeowner is suing Lowe's Home Center LLC, a home improvement company, citing alleged breach of contract, breach of implied warranty, intentional infliction of emotional distress and negligence.

NGK Spark Plugs accused of improper termination

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 27, 2016, 11:14am

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County resident is suing NGK Spark Plugs Inc., a spark plug manufacturer and seller, claiming she tripped and fell at work, resulting in an injury, and then was fired in part because she filed for workers' compensation benefits.

Woman accuses parole officer of sexual harassment, abuse

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 27, 2016, 11:02am

CHARLESTON — A woman is suing the West Virginia Department of Corrections, a parole officer identified as Officer Cain and his supervisor or supervisors, identified as John Doe, alleging sexual harassment and abuse by Cain.

Couple accuse insurer of misrepresentation

The West Virginia Record Jun. 24, 2016, 6:30pm

PINEVILLE — A couple's lawsuit against Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company alleges breach of duty, misrepresentation and failure to evaluate and adjust.

Man says Toyota Motors unjustly fired him

The West Virginia Record Jun. 24, 2016, 6:21pm

WINFIELD — A former employee is suing Toyota Motors Manufacturing, West Virginia Inc., a car maker, citing alleged discrimination and retaliatory discharge.

Fuel supplier claims bill unpaid

The West Virginia Record Jun. 24, 2016, 6:15pm

HINTON — An energy suppler is suing McBride Family Enterprise LLC, citing alleged failure to pay for purchased products.

Woman blames companies for husband's electrocution

The West Virginia Record Jun. 24, 2016, 6:09pm

BECKLEY — An administratrix of her deceased husband's estate is suing Siemens Industry Inc., AK Steel Corporation, Doble Engineering Company and General Electric Company, citing alleged negligence, breach of warranty, failure to protect and wrongful death.

Couple claim substandard work by remodeling company

The West Virginia Record Jun. 24, 2016, 6:05pm

BECKLEY — A couple's lawsuit against Home Building and Remodeling Services LLC alleges breach of duty and negligence.

Female Wayne County Sheriff's deputy claims discrimination, retaliation

Kyla Asbury Jun. 24, 2016, 4:30pm

WAYNE – A woman is suing the Wayne County Commission and the Wayne County Sheriff after she claims she was discriminated against and retaliated against. Sheria Maynard has been employed with the Sheriff’s Department in Wayne since Aug. 26, 1998, according to a complaint filed June 6 in Wayne Circuit Court.

Fort Gay woman sues Wal-mart for on-the-job injuries

Kyla Asbury Jun. 24, 2016, 4:16pm

WAYNE – A Fort Gay woman is suing Wal-mart after she claims it caused her injuries during the course of her employment On May 19, 2014, Henrietta Stiltner was an employee of Wal-mart and was working as a manager in the Wayne store, according to a complaint filed in Wayne Circuit Court.

Wheeling man sues Monongalia Senior Citizens Inc. for wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jun. 24, 2016, 4:10pm

MORGANTOWN – A Wheeling man is suing Monongalia County Senior Citizens Inc. after he claims his employment was wrongfully terminated.

Man sues City of Kenova for libelous statements

Kyla Asbury Jun. 24, 2016, 4:02pm

WAYNE – A man is suing the City of Kenova after he claims the police chief made libelous statements about him.

Economy might be cause of high number of medical malpractice suits in West Virginia

Dawn Brotherton Jun. 24, 2016, 10:54am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia ranks ninth in the nation for malpractice lawsuits, and the head of the state's medical association believes one of the key reasons is the depressed economy. Zippia recently released a report on medical malpractice lawsuits across the United States. Louisiana had the highest number of lawsuits at 44.1 per 100,000 residents. Hawaii is the least litigious malpractice st...

Lending services sued for alleged violation of consumer law

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 23, 2016, 7:04pm

PRINCETON — A woman is suing Specialized Loan Servicing LLC and FV-1 Inc., lending services, citing breach of contract and alleged violation of laws governing mortgage lending and consumer credit.

Bank takes car buyer to court

Lhalie Castillo Jun. 23, 2016, 6:55pm

HUNTINGTON — A financial services company is suing Michael K. Perry, claiming he has failed to repay a debt.