Chandra Lye News

Symposium helps people 'collaborate on ideas to help move Appalachia forward'

By Chandra Lye | Feb 28, 2018

MORGANTOWN – Legal experts from around the country recently gathered at West Virginia University to discuss how to more Appalachia forward.

Marshall University lecture series to look at Title IX

By Chandra Lye | Feb 26, 2018

Marshall University will be focusing on the issue of equality between men and women during their Spring Amicus Curiae Lecture Series, which begins in March.

Huntington attorney helps students fund college education through Marshall scholarship

By Chandra Lye | Feb 9, 2018

HUNTINGTON – Huntington attorney Marc Williams says funding a renewable scholarship for students at Marshall University is his way of giving back to a school that gave him such a great start.

Difference Maker award about more than just being a good lawyer, recipient says

By Chandra Lye | Nov 6, 2017

CINCINNATI – One of the recipients of the Difference Maker award, which was handed out by the Dinsmore & Shohl LLP at their inaugural Attorney Dinner, said the honor was more than just being recognized as a good lawyer.

Nelson Mullins partner joins state Chamber board

By Chandra Lye | Sep 21, 2017

HUNTINGTON – A Huntington attorney has been selected to serve on the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce board.

West Virginia trial lawyers group look to train younger generation

By Chandra Lye | May 31, 2017

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS – The West Virginia Fellows of the American College of Trial Lawyers recently meet with the dean of the West Virginia University College of Law to discuss how to strengthen ties between the two organizations.

Supreme Court upholds decision denying medication to mechanic with alleged back pain

By Chandra Lye | May 23, 2017

CHARLESTON – The Supreme Court of Appeals for the State of West Virginia has affirmed a decision by the state’s Workers’ Compensation Board of Review denying medication for a mechanic who allegedly has ongoing back pain.

Supreme Court denies petition on occupation title of Lincoln school board employee

By Chandra Lye | Apr 12, 2017

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has upheld the decision of a lower court with regards to an occupation title complaint.

Students, public look at role of state in energy sustainability in moot court competition

By Chandra Lye | Mar 23, 2017

MORGANTOWN – Students and the general public were invited to examine the role of the state in energy sustainability at the the recent seventh annual National Energy Sustainability Moot Court competition at the West Virginia University.

Justices back workers' comp board decision in case of injured coal miner

By Chandra Lye | Mar 21, 2017

CHARLESTON – A decision by the state Supreme Court has upheld a decision by the Workers’ Compensation Board of Review.

Eastern Panhandle judge appointed to ABA Business Law Section

By Chandra Lye | Mar 2, 2017

MARTINSBURG – A West Virginia Business Court Judge has been appointed as a representative for the American Bar Association Business Law Section.

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