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Man sues Affliction Holdings for breach of contract

Kyla Asbury Aug. 29, 2016, 11:00am

BECKLEY – A Beckley man is suing Affliction Holdings LLC after he claims it breached its contract with him and caused him damages.

West Virginia, New Hampshire senators urge National Guard to change apportionment of counterdrug funds

Andrew Burger Aug. 29, 2016, 10:59am

West Virginia's Republican U.S. Sen. Shelley Moore Capito and Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen of New Hampshire recently joined in calling on the National Guard to change the way it apportions funds to address drug abuse epidemics in U.S. states.

Some workers in West Virginia bite on Right to Work legal aid offer

Carrie Salls Aug. 29, 2016, 10:59am

CHARLESTON – The National Right to Work Foundation’s offer to provide free legal aid to any employees seeking to assert their rights under a new Right to Work law has drawn interest in West Virginia.

INFUSE program brings WVU together with State Department for global learning

Dawn Geske Aug. 29, 2016, 10:58am

MORGANTOWN – With natural gas a growing part of West Virginia’s energy sector, one of the state’s universities has been tapped by the U.S. Department of State to make its knowledge global.

Looneyville woman sues Poca Valley Bank for fraud

Kyla Asbury Aug. 29, 2016, 10:58am

SPENCER – A Looneyville woman is suing The Poca Valley Bank Inc. after she claims it committed fraud.

Almost $1.2 million saved in AG's Charleston Cooperative Disability Investigations Unit partnership with feds

Karen Kidd Aug. 29, 2016, 10:57am

CHARLESTON – Almost $1.2 million in projected savings has been generated for the state and federal governments in the six months that a disability fraud unit has operated, a spokesman for West Virginia's attorney general said in a recent interview.

Tennessee woman sues FirstEnergy Generation for injuries

Kyla Asbury Aug. 29, 2016, 10:55am

ST. MARYS – A Tennessee woman is suing FirstEnergy Generation LLC after she claims she was injured during the course of her job duties.

Man alleges Love Toyota breached warranty, would not repair vehicle

Philip Gonzales Aug. 28, 2016, 6:31pm

CHARLESTON – A man alleges a car dealership did not honor a warranty to repair rust on a vehicle he purchased.

Sealant manufacturer says contractor hasn't paid

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 7:25pm

WINFIELD — A sealant manufacturer is suing Egreen of Dayton LLC, a contractor, citing alleged breach of contract.

Well operator blamed for water runoff damages

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 7:22pm

LOGAN — A real estate owner is suing Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, a well operator, citing alleged negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent property damages.

Homeowner blames damage on explosions

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 7:17pm

LOGAN — A homeowner is suing Bizzack Construction LLC, a highway construction firm, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent damage.

Woman claims telemarketer violated telephone law

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 7:09pm

WHEELING — A woman is suing Sirius XM Radio Inc., a telemarketer, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Former schoolteacher seeks disability benefits

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 7:06pm

BECKLEY — A former schoolteacher is suing Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company d/b/a CNA Group Life Assurance Company, alleging improper denial of long-term disability benefits.

Woman says mortgage loan servicer didn't meet standards

Philip Gonzales Aug. 26, 2016, 5:52pm

RIPLEY — A woman is suing Seterus Inc., a home mortgage loan servicer, citing alleged fraud, misrepresentation and unconscionable conduct.

Huntington paralegal looks to continue mentoring after choice as VP of national group

Carrie Salls Aug. 26, 2016, 2:23pm

HUNTINGTON – Jill I. Francisco, a paralegal at Dinsmore and Shohl, LLP in Huntington, was recently elected vice president of the National Association of Legal Assistants/Paralegals (NALA).

Magazines rank West Virginia's law school in top 20 for value

Kristin Danley-Greiner Aug. 26, 2016, 2:22pm

MORGANTOWN -- West Virginia University’s college of law is one of only 20 law schools across the nation to receive a Best Value grade of A from The National Jurist/preLaw Magazine.