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Do you value justice? Serve on a jury when called

Dickerson May 27, 2015, 7:45am


Spectrum of solutions needed to fight drug epidemic

Dickerson May 5, 2015, 2:31pm

WASHINGTON – West Virginia's best days are ahead of us – this I firmly believe.

Court takes arguments to Point Pleasant

Dickerson Apr. 22, 2015, 7:00am

POINT PLEASANT – Students from Wahama, Hannan and Point Pleasant high schools on Tuesday were able to see the Supreme Court grill attorneys in person.

Judges seem skeptical of state's EPA challenge

Dickerson Apr. 16, 2015, 3:18pm


Worker blames firms for severe leg injury

Dickerson Mar. 11, 2015, 1:39pm

ST. MARYS — A Wetzel County man has filed suit against two companies for injuries incurred in a 2014 Ohio workplace incident that left him a partial amputee.

Bill would roll back coal mine regulations

Dickerson Feb. 25, 2015, 7:45am


If you can't do your job, find a different one

Dickerson Feb. 18, 2015, 10:18am

Most people have worked, at least once, with a colleague unqualified for the job. Whether the deficiency was physical, intellectual, experiential, attitudinal, or otherwise, the workers had to compensate for the shortcomings, which made the jobs more difficult, decreased productivity, and possibly jeopardized health.

Woman blames Marquee Cinemas for injuries

Dickerson Feb. 11, 2015, 1:25pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Marquee Cinemas for injuries she sustained on its premises.

PERSONNEL FILE: Bailey named as ranked Chambers lawyer

Dickerson Feb. 10, 2015, 8:47am

CHARLESTON – Bailey & Wyant PLLC would like to congratulate managing member Charles Bailey for being selected as a ranked lawyer in Chambers USA 2015.

PERSONNEL FILE: Fanok joins Dinsmore's Morgantown office

Dickerson Feb. 10, 2015, 7:44am

MORGANTOWN – Dinsmore & Shohl welcomes Stephen R. Fanok to the firm’s Morgantown office.

PERSONNEL FILE: Swann named to DRI committee

Dickerson Feb. 9, 2015, 7:51am

CHARLESTON – Jackson Kelly attorney Danielle W. Swann was recently appointed to the Defense Research Institute Issues and Advocacy Committee.

PERSONNEL FILE: Martin & Seibert attorney speaks at NBI seminar

Dickerson Jan. 21, 2015, 7:45am

MARTINSBURG – Martin & Seibert Director of Litigation Management and General Counsel, Susan R. Snowden, recently spoke at a National Business Institute (NBI) Seminar on Construction Defect Disputes & Litigation: Using Coverage, Case Law and Indemnification to Shift Liability.

Man says state didn't pay him on time

Dickerson Jan. 21, 2015, 7:27am

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County man is suing over claims he was not timely paid after being terminated from his job.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Justice Davis being wrongfully portrayed

Dickerson Jan. 20, 2015, 10:22am

Dear Editor:

PERSONNEL FILE: Oko-ogua invited to black lawyers' group

Dickerson Jan. 16, 2015, 7:35am

CHARLESTON – Bailey & Wyant is pleased to announce that Suleiman Oko-ogua has been invited to join The National Black Top 100 Lawyers for the year 2015.

PERSONNEL FILE: Spilman awards scholarships to six WVU students

Dickerson Dec. 18, 2014, 8:20am

CHARLESTON – The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle has announced that a firm-sponsored scholarship was awarded to six West Virginia University students for the 2014-15 academic year.

Tomblin receives final Juvenile Justice report

Dickerson Dec. 18, 2014, 7:56am

CHARLESTON – Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin has received recommendations and a final report from the West Virginia Intergovernmental Task Force on Juvenile Justice.

Man blames broken handrail for injuries

Dickerson Dec. 17, 2014, 1:20pm

RIPLEY – A Jackson County man is suing over claims he fell down the stairwell in his apartment building due to a broken handrail.

Nurse files age discrimination, retaliation suit

Dickerson Dec. 15, 2014, 12:07pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County nurse is suing over claims she was fired due to her age and in retaliation for a complaint about patient care.

Will Tomblin, Manchin, and Capito fight back against the EPA?

Dickerson Nov. 26, 2014, 8:11am

Last month, we commented on a study by National Economic Research Associates concerning the “significant negative economic impacts” of an EPA proposal to regulate carbon dioxide emissions from existing fossil-fuel power plants.