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Capson Physicians Insurance sues physician involved in Hepatitis lawsuits

From staff reports Oct. 13, 2017, 12:10pm

WHEELING – Capson Physicians Insurance Company has filed a lawsuit against Dr. Roland F. Chalifoux for multiple lawsuits filed against him regarding blood-borne pathogens. Valley Pain Management was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Bible Baptist Church sues insurance company for refusing to provide coverage

From staff reports Oct. 13, 2017, 12:09pm

CHARLESTON – Bible Baptist Church is suing Brotherhood Mutual Insurance Company after it claims the insurance company has failed and refused to provide coverage under a policy of insurance.

Individuals sue Chesapeake Energy for leaking equipment

From staff reports Oct. 13, 2017, 12:07pm

CHARLESTON – Three individuals are suing Chesapeake Energy Corporation after they claim leaking equipment has caused them injuries and damages.

Class action filed against Equifax for data breach

From staff reports Oct. 12, 2017, 12:15pm

BECKLEY – A class action lawsuit has been filed against Equifax for a data breach and then failed to disclose the breach to class members.

Woman says JAK Productions co-worker shared compromising photos of her

From staff reports Oct. 11, 2017, 1:36pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing JAK Productions after she claims it created a hostile work environment when another employee distributed compromising photos of her.

Woman sues Wal-mart for wrongful termination

From staff reports Oct. 11, 2017, 1:24pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing Wal-mart after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated.

Man sues Capitol City Broadway for nightclub attack

From staff reports Oct. 5, 2017, 10:55am

CHARLESTON – A man is suing Capitol City Broadway after he claims he was attacked at a nightclub. Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Three lawsuits filed against McDonald’s for sexual harassment

From staff reports Oct. 5, 2017, 10:51am

CHARLESTON – Three lawsuits have been filed against McDonald’s after the plaintiffs claim they were sexually harassed by a co-worker.

Virginia man sues Anthony Pit & Lagoon for car accident

From staff reports Oct. 5, 2017, 10:41am

CHARLESTON – A Waynesboro, Va., man is suing Anthony Pit & Lagoon after he claims one of its employees caused him injuries in a car accident.

Woman sues Garrison Property & Casualty Insurance for breach of contract

From staff reports Oct. 5, 2017, 10:38am

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Garrison Property & Casualty Insurance Company after she claims it breached its contract with her by denying a claim.

Two lawsuits filed against New Beginnings Drug Treatment Center for failing to timely pay final wages

From staff reports Oct. 5, 2017, 10:35am

CHARLESTON – Two lawsuits have been filed against New Beginnings Drug Treatment Center for failing to pay the plaintiffs’ final wages in a timely manner.

Woman sues Boone County Assessor’s Office for wrongful termination

From staff reports Sep. 29, 2017, 1:49pm

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing the Boone County Assessor’s Office after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated and politically motivated.

Woman accuses Westfield Insurance Company of breach of contract

From staff reports Sep. 29, 2017, 1:47pm

HUNTINGTON – A woman is suing Westfield Insurance Company after she claims it failed to pay underinsured motorist benefits.

Couple sues TransCanada USA Services, others for property damages

From staff reports Sep. 29, 2017, 1:45pm

BLUEFIELD – A couple is suing TransCanada USA Services after they claim it and others damaged their property when constructing a pipeline near their property.

Woman accuses Verizon Wireless of consumer credit violations

From staff reports Sep. 29, 2017, 1:44pm

BLUEFIELD – A woman is suing Verizon Wireless after she claims it violated the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

PERSONNEL FILE: Three Nelson Mullins attorneys listed in Best Lawyers

From staff reports Sep. 1, 2015, 8:53am

HUNTINGTON – Three Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP West Virginia attorneys in 11 practice areas have been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2016.

35 W.Va. Dinsmore attorneys listed in Best Lawyers

From staff reports Aug. 18, 2015, 9:41am

CHARLESTON – Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has announced that 33 of its attorneys from West Virginia recently were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Additionally, four West Virginia attorneys received “Best Lawyers 2016 “Lawyer of the Year” designations. In each city, one lawyer from each practice area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year.” The attorneys received the honor based on reviews by earning a high level of respect among their peers fo

Steptoe & Johnson named top energy firm in state

From staff reports Aug. 18, 2015, 9:33am

WHEELING – Steptoe & Johnson PLLC has been top listed in West Virginia for Energy Law by The Best Lawyers in America for the second consecutive year.  

10 Bowles Rice attorneys named 'Lawyers of the Year'

From staff reports Aug. 18, 2015, 9:21am

CHARLESTON – The newly released 2016 edition of Best Lawyers in America recognizes 10 Bowles Rice attorneys as “Lawyers of the Year” in 10 different practice areas, including corporate law, litigation and education law. Charleston attorneys Julia A.

Potter inducted as American Bar fellow

From staff reports Aug. 18, 2015, 9:09am

WHEELING – The law firm Spilman Thomas & Battle PLLC announced that Sharon L.