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Motorist claims her insurer failed to act in good faith

Philip Gonzales Sep. 6, 2016, 7:43am

CLAY — A motorist is suing her automobile insurance provider, citing alleged breach of covenants of good faith and fair dealing.

Deceased man's son alleges law violation by mortgage company

Philip Gonzales Sep. 6, 2016, 7:41am

BECKLEY — A deceased man's son is suing a mortgage lender, citing alleged illegal servicing practices.

Man claims termination was violation of public policy

Philip Gonzales Sep. 6, 2016, 7:40am

NEW CUMBERLAND — A former employee is suing his former employer and its officers, citing alleged intentional infliction of emotional distress and wrongful termination.

Woman blames fellow motorist for crash injuries

Philip Gonzales Sep. 6, 2016, 7:39am

BECKLEY — A woman is suing another motorist, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Natural gas processing plant alleges failure in construction at site

Philip Gonzales Sep. 6, 2016, 7:38am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A natural gas processing plant is suing J.F. Allen Company, Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure Inc., et al, contractor and subcontractors, citing alleged breach of contract and gross negligence.

Former Liberty University student alleges debt collector violated law

Philip Gonzales Sep. 6, 2016, 7:38am

BECKLEY — A former Liberty University student has filed a class-action lawsuit against Reliant Capital Solutions LLC, a debt collector, citing alleged unfair and unconscionable collection practices.

Man alleges Chevrolet truck is defective and seeks to have contract canceled

Philip Gonzales Sep. 3, 2016, 6:56pm

RIPLEY – A Jackson County man alleges a truck he bought has defective conditions that have not been repaired.

Logan County man alleges he was terminated after taking medical leave

Philip Gonzales Sep. 3, 2016, 3:42pm

LOGAN – A registered nurse alleges he was wrongfully terminated for taking a medical leave.

Homeowners claim violation of law in home loan servicing

Philip Gonzales Sep. 2, 2016, 12:26pm

BECKLEY — Two homeowners are suing Nationstar Mortgage LLC and Springleaf MLT 2013-2, through its trustee Wilmington Trust National Association, a loan servicing firm and fiduciary, citing alleged breach of contract and illegal debt collection.

Man blames county commission for fall on Logan courthouse steps

Philip Gonzales Sep. 2, 2016, 12:26pm

LOGAN — A man is suing the Logan County Commission, a public corporation, citing alleged failure to warn and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Patient alleges sexual misbehavior by medical service provider

Philip Gonzales Sep. 2, 2016, 12:25pm

BECKLEY — A patient is suing Jose Jorge Gordinho d/b/a Responsible Pain & Aesthetic Mgmt PLLC, a medical service provider, citing alleged gross negligence and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Woman alleges disability discrimination by Wheeling Hospital

Philip Gonzales Sep. 2, 2016, 12:25pm

WHEELING — A dietary worker is suing Wheeling Hospital Inc., alleging disability discrimination.

Jeep buyers say manufacturer violated warranty law

Philip Gonzales Sep. 2, 2016, 12:24pm

WHEELING — Two consumers are suing the makers of Jeep, claiming a breach of an implied warranty of merchantability.

Logan hospital accused of using dangerous portable commode

Philip Gonzales Sep. 1, 2016, 11:46am

LOGAN — An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Logan General Hospital, alleging negligence and insufficient insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries in connection with a fall from a portable commode.

Man claims termination violated public policy

Philip Gonzales Sep. 1, 2016, 11:45am

WHEELING — A former employee is suing Stratford Springs Enterprises LLC, alleging failure to accommodate and wrongful termination.

Man alleges business is being undermined by false claims

Philip Gonzales Sep. 1, 2016, 11:45am

RIPLEY — A business owner is suing Benjamin Perry and Toni Perry, husband and wife, citing alleged misrepresentation.

Woman blames nursing home for fall injuries

Philip Gonzales Sep. 1, 2016, 11:39am

WINFIELD — A former resident is suing Teays Valley Center, and Genesis Healthcare, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Woman says Jeep maker violated state warranty law

Philip Gonzales Sep. 1, 2016, 11:37am

MOUNDSVILLE — A consumer is suing FCA US LLC, a manufacturer, alleging violation of the Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act.

Two parties accuse energy company of unlawful deduction

Philip Gonzales Aug. 31, 2016, 12:46pm

MOUNDSVILLE — Two parties are suing Chevron USA Inc., an energy company, citing alleged unlawful deduction.

Insurance holding company blames two insurers for alleged failure to settle excess claim

Philip Gonzales Aug. 31, 2016, 12:45pm

WHEELING — An insurance holding company is suing two insurers – Zurich American Insurance Company and American Guarantee and Liability Insurance Company – citing alleged breach of duty of good faith and fair dealing.