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Woman sues Selene Finance for illegal debt collection

Kyla Asbury Aug. 11, 2017, 5:44pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Selene Financing after she claims it illegally foreclosed on her home.

Couple claims Amerihome Mortgage doesn't comply with industry standards

Kyla Asbury Aug. 10, 2017, 10:04am

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing Amerihome Mortgage Company after they claim it has failed to comply with industry standards.

Williamson lawyer honored for work for underprivileged children

John Myers Jul. 12, 2017, 7:40am

CHARLESTON – After a 40-year career of devoting her life to the protection of the rights of children, Williamson lawyer Jane Moran has been recognized for her efforts.

Kanawha County Clerk wants property lawsuit dismissed

Kyla Asbury Jul. 7, 2017, 1:44pm

CHARLESTON – Kanawha County Clerk Vera McCormick is seeking to have a lawsuit dismissed that alleges deprivation of property. McCormick filed her motion to dismiss July 5, claiming that she was not properly served court documents and summons.

Armed forces veterans accuse loan services of illegal foreclosure

Philip Gonzales Jul. 3, 2017, 9:23am

FAYETTEVILLE — A Fayetteville couple, both armed forces veterans, filed a complaint against a loan servicer and holder, alleging misrepresentation and unconscionable conduct.

Paige-Hunter Properties Inc., PD Enterprises Inc. allegedly deprived elderly couple of their home

Philip Gonzales Jun. 30, 2017, 11:22am

An elderly couple has filed a class-action lawsuit against Paige-Hunter Properties Inc., Hobert Eugene Aliff Jr., PD Enterprises Inc. and Vera J. McCormick for alleged deprivation of property without due process.

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.

Couple sues Equifax for failure to reinvestigate credit errors

Kyla Asbury Jun. 22, 2017, 6:42am

CHARLESTON – A couple is suing Equifax Information Services after they claim the credit bureau failed to reinvestigate credit reporting errors that caused them damages.

Employee accuses mining company of discrimination

Wadi Reformado Jun. 1, 2017, 12:12pm

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County man is suing a Kentucky mining company, alleging racial discrimination.

Barbour County property owners allege mortgage loan service broke law

Philip Gonzales May 23, 2017, 8:27am

PHILIPPI — Two Barbour County property owners are suing a mortgage loan business, alleging unconscionable collection practices.

Beckley couple accuses Wells Fargo of breach of contract

Wadi Reformado May 23, 2017, 8:26am

BECKLEY — A Beckley couple is suing Wells Fargo, alleging breach of contract.

Logan County couple accuses consumer reporting agency of false reports

Philip Gonzales May 22, 2017, 9:56am

LOGAN — A Logan County couple is suing a consumer reporting agency, alleging false reporting.

Retired worker accuses mortgage servicer of misrepresentation

Philip Gonzales May 3, 2017, 10:13am

WHEELING — A Wheeling man is suing a mortgage loan servicer and holder, alleging illegal debt collection.

Ex-office manager says she acted alone in fraud scheme

Kyla Asbury Jan. 15, 2017, 4:26pm

CHARLESTON – The ex-office manager of Mountain State Justice said she acted alone in defrauding the law office and asked for a judge to dismiss a lawsuit against her children.

Woman sues Ramey Motors for violating Truth in Lending Act

Kyla Asbury Nov. 21, 2016, 10:14am

BECKLEY – A woman is suing Ramey Motors Inc. after she claims it listed her as a primary purchaser of a vehicle when she had only agreed to cosign for her grandson.

District judge rules Medicaid lawsuit can proceed as class action

Kyla Asbury Oct. 7, 2016, 2:22pm

CHARLESTON – District Judge Thomas E. Johnston has ruled that a lawsuit involving the Medicaid Title XIX Intellectual/Developmental Disability Waiver program can proceed as a class action lawsuit.

Jury awards man $2.5M in punitive damages over mortgage credit report

Chris Dickerson May 25, 2016, 9:43am

BECKLEY – A Wood County man will receive more than $2.5 million after a federal jury said a mortgage service company didn’t investigate his repeated disputes of his credit report.

Unnamed man sues Mylan Pharmaceuticals for ADA violations

Kyla Asbury May 5, 2016, 11:51am

CLARKSBURG – An unnamed man is suing Mylan Pharmaceuticals after he claims it violated the Americans with Disabilities Act. John Doe has had a seizure disorder since approximately 1998 and became employed by Mylan on June 18, 2007, according to a complaint filed March 17 in Monongalia Circuit Court and removed to federal court on April 27.

Federal judge certifies class action by laid-off miners

Kyla Asbury May 5, 2016, 11:30am

BECKLEY – District Judge Irene Berger has certified a lawsuit as a class action that alleges miners were unlawfully laid off in 2013.

Justices say Nationstar mortgage lawsuit must go to arbitration

Kyla Asbury Apr. 11, 2016, 11:00am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has ruled that a Nationstar lawsuit must proceed to arbitration.