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AGs support federal information-gathering project on patent trolls

Jessica M. Karmasek Jan. 1, 2014, 7:47am

Morrisey

Asbestos defendant declares bankruptcy

John O'Brien Jan. 1, 2014, 9:41am

Antion

Judge Keeley assigned to Monitronics MDL

John O'Brien Jan. 2, 2014, 9:32am

Keeley

Cabela's hit with slip-and-fall lawsuit

Whitney Brakken Jan. 2, 2014, 10:08am

WHEELING - A Weirton resident is suing after allegedly sustaining injuries while shopping at Cabela's.

Logan couple file lawsuit, allege significant heart damage

Whitney Brakken Jan. 2, 2014, 10:12am

Logan County Courthouse

Former CAMC Teays Valley employee files FMLA lawsuit

Whitney Brakken Jan. 2, 2014, 10:16am

CAMC Teays Valley

American Express accused of improper debt collection practices

Whitney Brakken Jan. 2, 2014, 10:18am

Sheridan

Morrisey, other AGs pen letter about ACA changes

Chris Dickerson Jan. 2, 2014, 10:51am

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is leading a response to a proposed federal rule about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

Morrisey's office sues debt settlement company

Bryan Cohen Jan. 2, 2014, 1:57pm

CHARLESTON, W. Va. (Legal Newsline) - West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced a lawsuit Thursday against a Nevada debt settlement company based in Chicago that allegedly violated state consumer protection laws.

Speedway removes slip-and-fall case, says more than $75K at stake

John O'Brien Jan. 2, 2014, 2:01pm

HUNTINGTON – Speedway LLC has removed a personal injury lawsuit against it to federal court, arguing the plaintiff is seeking more than $75,000.

THEIR VIEW: Who is responsible for injuries when companies violate the building code?

The West Virginia Record Jan. 3, 2014, 6:26am

Stoneking

Hey, hey, EPA, how many jobs did you kill today?

The West Virginia Record Jan. 3, 2014, 8:22am

It’s hard to pinpoint exactly when the EPA began to shift its focus from environmental protection to economic destruction, but the change now is too obvious to be denied or ignored. From the war on fossil fuels to the war on industry to the war on agriculture, it’s clear that this agency has unilaterally redefined its mission and declared the productive American citizen its enemy.

Woman says she tripped at One Stop

Joel Brakken Jan. 3, 2014, 9:12am

Miller

Walmart removes personal injury lawsuit to federal court

John O'Brien Jan. 3, 2014, 9:15am

HUNTINGTON – Walmart has removed a personal injury lawsuit from Wayne County Circuit Court to federal court in Huntington.

Woman says sexual harassment claims got her reassigned

Joel Brakken Jan. 3, 2014, 10:22am

Stroebel

Deckhand sues over alleged leg injury

Joel Brakken Jan. 3, 2014, 10:24am

Mason County Courthouse

Federal court says law firm, coal company didn't commit fraud on the court

Chris Dickerson Jan. 6, 2014, 11:13am

RICHMOND, Va. – The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday ruled that the Jackson Kelly law firm and Elk Run Coal Co. did not commit fraud on the court regarding the denial of a deceased miner’s black lung claims.

PERSONNEL FILE: Jackson Kelly announces election of new Executive Committee members

The West Virginia Record Jan. 6, 2014, 12:57pm

CHARLESTON – Jackson Kelly attorneys Jessica Alsop and Robert F. Duncan have been elected to three year terms on the Firm’s Executive Committee effective Jan. 1.

PERSONNEL FILE: Robert Rodecker joins Kay Casto & Chaney

The West Virginia Record Jan. 6, 2014, 1:07pm

CHARLESTON -- Kay Casto & Chaney has announced that Robert R. Rodecker has joined its Charleston office.

PERSONNEL FILE: Steptoe & Johnson CIO honored

The West Virginia Record Jan. 6, 2014, 1:10pm

BRIDGEPORT – Steptoe & Johnson Chief Information Officer Andrew Z. Adkins III has been named to the inaugural 2013 Legal Business Trailblazers and Pioneers by the National Law Journal.