Legislative leaders speak at WV CALA's final summer tour stop

BLUEFIELD – West Virginia state Senate President Bill Cole and House Judiciary Chairman John Shott spoke recently at a legal reform group event. West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse members joined small business owners and community leaders in Bluefield to discuss the much-needed legal reforms passed by the West Virginia Legislature this year during WV CALA's final Small Business Summer Tour stop of the year. Cole and Shott spoke about legal reform issues they plan to address during ne Read More »

AG's Eastern Panhandle office to help with free credit reports

MARTINSBURG – The West Virginia Attorney General Office’s Consumer Protection Division’s Eastern Panhandle Office has started assisting consumers in obtaining free credit reports every Wednesday from noon to 4 p.m. Residents can visit the office, located at 269 Aikens Center in Martinsburg, for the assistance. “One of the best ways for consumers to ensure that they have not become an identity theft victim is to run an annual credit check,” Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said in a statement. Read More »

Monroe Co. woman says she was injured by grape tomato at Walmart

PRINCETON – A Monroe County woman says she was injured after slipping on a grape tomato at Walmart. Brenda Elaine Huffman of Peterstown filed her complaint Aug. 4 in Mercer Circuit Court. The incident occurred May 2, according to the complaint. Huffman says she was shopping at Walmart in Princeton when she slipped on the grape tomato on the floor in the deli area of the store. Read More »

PERSONNEL FILE: 23 Kay Casto & Chaney attorneys named Best Lawyers

CHARLESTON — Kay Casto & Chaney PLLC is pleased to announce that 23 attorneys have been named to the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers, the oldest and one of the most respected peer review publications in the legal profession. Best Lawyers has published its list for over 30 years, earning praise from the profession, the media, and the public as a leading source of reliable, unbiased legal referrals. Kay Casto & Chaney would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to the 2016 roster of “Th Read More »