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Couple sues CAMC for skin breakdown

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2012, 6:55am

CHARLESTON -- A Putnam County couple is suing Charleston Area Medical Center for a skin breakdown that occurred while in the hospital.

Chafin names Majestro as campaign manager

News Service Feb. 1, 2012, 7:00am

CHARLESTON -- State Supreme Court candidate Tish Chafin has named Cynthia Majestro as campaign manager.

Judge refuses to stay WVU's lawsuit against Big East

Jessica M. Karmasek Feb. 1, 2012, 7:00am

MORGANTOWN - A Monongalia Circuit Court judge says he will not stay a lawsuit filed by West Virginia University against the Big East Conference while the conference's own lawsuit plays out in a Rhode Island court.

Elite Gentleman's Club sued for flooding, damage

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2012, 7:21am

CHARLESTON -- KKB LLC is suing Elite Gentleman's Club after it claims the company caused property damage to its building.

Boone Co. man sues Wharton Medical Center for daughter's death

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2012, 7:29am

CHARLESTON -- A Boone County man is suing Wharton Medical Center for his daughter's death.

Woman names 60 companies in asbestos case

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2012, 7:30am

CHARLESTON -- A Pinesville woman is suing 60 companies she claims are responsible for her late husband's lung cancer and death.

Millwood couple names 80 defendants in asbestos suit

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2012, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- A Millwood couple is suing 80 companies they claim are responsible for a lung cancer diagnosis.

Elkview man sues after slip and fall on ice

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2012, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- An Elkview man is suing Plaza Management after he slipped and fell on snow and ice.

Ohio couple names 62 companies as defendants in asbestos case

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2012, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- A Coal Grove, Ohio, couple is suing 62 companies they claim are responsible for a mesothelioma diagnosis.

Man sues Dohm Cycles for defective vehicle

Kyla Asbury Feb. 1, 2012, 8:00am

CHARLESTON -- A Kanawha County man is suing Dohm Cycles after he claims a vehicle he purchased was defective.

Business4Breakfast seminar to focus on social media

News Service Feb. 1, 2012, 9:32am

HUNTINGTON -- Huddleston Bolen has announced the details of the upcoming Business4Breakfast seminar to be held in Huntington on Feb. 15.

THEIR VIEW: Showcasing our wonderful state at her best

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:18am

Tomblin CHARLESTON -- West Virginia stands out as a family-friendly, adventure-driven, yet relaxing place to be, in any season. Our restaurants, hotels and motels, bed and breakfasts, and all the aspects that make West Virginia unique continually strengthen the tourism, hospitality and travel industries.

PERSONNEL FILE: Steptoe & Johnson attorneys to attend NAPE Expo

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:24am

BRIDGEPORT -– Members of the energy, environmental, government affairs and litigation teams from Steptoe & Johnson will travel to Houston later this month to take part in the annual Winter NAPE Expo.

What judges see on 'The Law Works'

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:28am

Ringer Get a first-hand account of what goes through a judge's mind as they take in the information being presented, including what they see, on the next "The Law Works," at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 on West Virginia PBS.

WVU lecture looks at legality of research and human body

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:32am

Goodwin MORGANTOWN -– The thought of human body parts being chopped, sold and shipped all over the world sounds more like a sci-fi movie plot than reality.

PERSONNEL FILE: Boone elected partner at Bowles Rice

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:36am

Boone CHARLESTON -- Attorney Floyd Boone has been elected as a partner of Bowles Rice McDavid Graff & Love.

Kanawha County gets two new probation officers

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:38am

Bloom CHARLESTON -– Kanawha County's Chief Circuit Judge Louis H. "Duke" Bloom swore in two new adult probation officers Feb. 1.

Supreme Court leaves in place financial guidelines for indigent filing in civil cases

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:41am

CHARLESTON -– The Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia has issued an order signed by Chief Justice Menis Ketchum leaving in place the financial guidelines for indigent filing in civil cases for calendar year 2012 that were set July 1, 2011.

PERSONNEL FILE: Addair joines Huddleston Bolen's Charleston office

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:44am

Addair CHARLESTON -- Huddleston Bolen has announced that Michael P. Addair joined the firm and will be working in the firm's Charleston office.

Dinsmore opens second Pa. office

News Service Feb. 2, 2012, 2:46am

WAYNE, PA -- One of the region's largest law firms has expanded its geographic reach in Pennsylvania, welcoming five attorneys formerly with Burns White.