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'Trinkets bill' headed to governor

Chris Dickerson Mar. 2, 2015, 9:19am

CHARLESTON – A bill preventing elected officials from using public funds to place their name or likeness on items is headed to the governor's desk.

Little General hit with slip-and-fall suit

Carol Ostrow Mar. 2, 2015, 9:22am

A store customer has sued a retail outfit, alleging negligence.

Woman says she tripped on concrete at Kroger

Carol Ostrow Mar. 2, 2015, 9:33am

BECKLEY – A Beaver resident has sued a retail company and its landlord for personal injury.

Woman accuses Rock Branch Mechanical of age discrimination

Carol Ostrow Mar. 2, 2015, 9:46am

WINFIELD – A Kanawha County woman has sued her employer for alleged age discrimination.

Worker sues employer for two-time termination

Carol Ostrow Mar. 2, 2015, 9:49am

WINFIELD – A Putnam County man has sued his employer for alleged discriminatory actions.

Contractor claims customer breached contract

Carol Ostrow Mar. 2, 2015, 9:57am

KINGWOOD – A West Virginia general contracting business recently sued a customer for an alleged breach of contract for work performed.

Mother blames school board for son's injuries

Carol Ostrow Mar. 2, 2015, 10:01am

WHEELING – A Wheeling mother has brought suit against the local school district on her child’s behalf, alleging an assault.

AG's office offers tips to prevent scams

Chris Dickerson Mar. 2, 2015, 2:28pm

CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has unveiled the top areas of scam complaints in 2014 and provided tips for consumers so they can avoid being taken advantage of by unscrupulous people.

Man says new Dodge was defective

Carol Ostrow Mar. 3, 2015, 7:33am

PRINCETON – A Mercer County resident has sued an auto manufacturer and dealer for alleged breach of contract.

W.Va. House members introduce EPA bill

Jessica M. Karmasek Mar. 3, 2015, 11:23am

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – West Virginia’s entire U.S. House of Representatives delegation has re-introduced a bill that looks to stop the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s “unprecedented” overreach.

Ohio woman says she was injured on hospital sidewalk

Carol Ostrow Mar. 3, 2015, 11:31am

WHEELING – An Ohio resident has sued a medical clinic, alleging negligence for injuries incurred.

Montana firm seeks payment from Wheeling company

Carol Ostrow Mar. 3, 2015, 11:35am

WHEELING – A Montana firm has sued an Ohio County company for alleged breach of contract for services rendered.

Couple files suit over Mineral Co. accident

Carol Ostrow Mar. 3, 2015, 12:27pm

KEYSER – A Pendleton County couple has filed suit against a transportation company for alleged negligence in a 2013 traffic accident.

Woman blames city for negligence in responding to fire

Carol Ostrow Mar. 3, 2015, 12:30pm

WHEELING – An Ohio County woman has sued the City of Wheeling for alleged negligence.

Couple says truck they bought was a lemon

Carol Ostrow Mar. 3, 2015, 12:33pm

PRINCETON – A Raleigh County couple has sued an automotive dealer and two financial firms, alleging violation of consumer law in a vehicle purchase agreement.

Man blames convenience store for injuries

Carol Ostrow Mar. 3, 2015, 12:39pm

PRINCETON – A Mercer County man has filed suit against a convenience store for alleged negligence in a May 2014 incident.

Logan Co. mine dump truck accident results in lawsuit

Carol Ostrow Mar. 3, 2015, 12:43pm

LOGAN – A Logan County couple has filed suit against three companies, claiming negligence in a personal injury case, which allegedly occurred in a Feb. 2013 accident.

PERSONNEL FILE: Shuman McCuskey and Slicer lawyers honored

The West Virginia Record Mar. 4, 2015, 7:50am

CHARLESTON – Shuman, McCuskey and Slicer PLLC has been recognized by Fortune Magazine and American Lawyer Media as a “Top Ranked Law Firm™” for 2015.

PERSONNEL FILE: Steptoe & Johnson announces promotions

The West Virginia Record Mar. 4, 2015, 8:05am

BRIDGEPORT – Steptoe & Johnson PLLC is pleased to announce that four West Virginia attorneys have been promoted to Of Counsel status. The new Of Counsels represent four of Steptoe & Johnson’s six West Virginia offices.

Infrastructure still needed for energy job growth

Shelley Moore Capito Mar. 4, 2015, 8:37am

WASHINGTON – President Obama’s veto of the bipartisan Keystone XL Pipeline Approval Act this week is extremely disappointing.