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WVU professor of law elected into the American Law Institute

In a recent election by the American Law Institute, Vincent Cardi, a West Virginia University College of Law professor was chosen to be part of the institute.

Former coal miner seeks damages after alleged breach of contract from insurance provider

PINEVILLE – A retired coal miner is seeking damages following an incident in which he alleges that the terms of his life insurance policy were breached.

Man sues WV Motor Sales alleging retaliation over workers' compensation filing

CHARLESTON – A man is suing his employer after he alleges he was retaliated against and unfairly terminated because he sought workers' compensation.

Applebee's worker says she was victim of sexual hostility

CHARLESTON – A woman in seeking compensation after she claims she was not protected from sexual hostility in the workplace.

Man accuses CAMC of negligence in woman's death

CHARLESTON – A man is suing the Charleston Area Medical Center following the death of his decedent, alleging that the center was negligent in failing to provide the medical attention required.

Man claims he was fired for requesting workers' compensation

CHARLESTON – A man is suing his employer after her claims he was fired because of his request for workers' compensation.

Women sue Community Action of South Eastern West Virginia, alleging unlawful termination

PRINCETON – Two women are suing their former place of employment after they allege that the company participated in unethical business practices and fired them after reporting it.

Thomas Memorial Hospital sued over negligence claims after woman's death

CHARLESTON – A Scott Depot woman is suing the Herbert J. Thomas Memorial Hospital over claims that a Kanawha County woman's death could have been prevented.

Kroger allegedly to blame for woman's injuries in fall

LOGAN — A woman is suing a national grocery chain after she allegedly tripped over a protruding object in one of its stores and fell.

Rabel Development blamed for flood damage to woman's home

CHARLESTON — A woman is suing a development company over damages caused by a flood, and the allegedly negligence of the corporation to repair and prevent such problems.

State Electric Supply named in alleged sexual harassment case

CHARLESTON — A man is suing a local electrical supply company after he allegedly was sexually harassed while working for the business.

Former employee alleges Save-A-Lot violated Human Rights Act

CHARLESTON — A woman is suing a local grocery chain after she suffered a workplace incident, which allegedly resulted in her being discriminated against and ultimately terminated.

WVU physician allegedly negligent in patient's death

CHARLESTON — A woman is suing a physician and his employer, alleging that his negligence to recognize her husband's severe and unstable condition caused his death.

Thomas Memorial Hospital allegedly negligent in slip-and-fall case

CHARLESTON — A woman is suing a South Charleston hospital, alleging negligence, after she encountered a slippery substance that caused her to fall.  

W.V. American Water Company faces suit over harmful chemicals

CHARLESTON — Charleston residents are suing a local water company alleging they ingested dangerous amounts of harmful chemicals in their water.

Ohio Cat alleges Red Eagle Enterprises failed to deliver as promised

FAYETTEVILLE — An Ohio firm is suing a contracted company in Hico alleging breach of contract for failure to deliver services.

ASI accused of firing man over worker's comp claim

CHARLESTON — A man is suing his former employer after he allegedly was terminated because he filed for worker's compensation.

Hauling Reorganization accused of not paying OT

CHARLESTON — A man is suing his employer alleging illegal practices that included depriving the employees of overtime pay.

Man alleges Golden Gate nursing home to blame for relative's death

CHARLESTON – A man is suing a nursing home following the alleged negligence of the staff, which resulted in the injury -- and ultimate death -- of his elderly relative.

Settlement sought in case where student was allegedly overdosed with insulin by school nurse

WINFIELD – A mother is seeking the court's permission to settle and compromise a tort claim after her diabetic daughter was allegedly given an overdose of insulin by a school nurse.