Jenie Mallari-Torres News

Kanawha County consumer alleges debt collector violated TCPA

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 22, 2018

BECKLEY — A Kanawha County woman is suing a debt collector, alleging violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act.

Family alleges tractor-trailer owner, driver caused crash

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 21, 2018

LOGAN — A couple and the mother of the husband are suing a tractor-trailer owner and driver, alleging negligence caused a vehicle crash.

Wayne Co. motorist alleges P&S tractor trailer driver caused crash

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 18, 2018

HUNTINGTON — A Wayne County man is suing the owner and driver of a tractor trailer, alleging negligence caused a crash that severely injured the plaintiff..

Parents allege Huntington daycare center's negligence led to child abuse

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 14, 2018

HUNTINGTON — Three legal guardians are suing a Huntington child care center, alleging assault, battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress, loss of consortium, negligence and sexual harassment.

Estate administrator blames Hilltop Center nursing home for patient's death

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 8, 2018

FAYETTEVILLE — An estate administrator is suing Saddle Shop Road Operations LLC, which does business as Hilltop Center, Genesis Healthcare Corp. and Brian Chapman, alleging that the deceased, Harold Gene Nutter, received improper care while he was a resident of the Hilltop Center nursing facility.

Property owners claim Grace Contracting's negligence led to illness

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 8, 2018

HUNTINGTON — Two property owners are suing Jeremie Akers and Grace Contracting LLC for negligence in connection with the design and construction of their home.

Class members claim Zealandia Capital used coercive debt collection practices

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 8, 2018

PRINCETON — A West Virginia resident has filed a class-action lawsuit against debt collector Zealandia Capital Inc., citing alleged violations of the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

Jackson County resident seeks payment from Life Insurance Co. of North America

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 8, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Jackson County resident is suing Life Insurance Co. of North America and the trustee of the Group Insurance Trust for the Employees in the Services Industry, citing alleged bad faith and breach of contract in connection with denial of the plaintiff's insurance benefits.

Wheeling Jesuit faculty members file suit in wake of handbook replacement

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 5, 2018

WHEELING — Faculty members are suing Wheeling Jesuit University in connection with the university's allegedly unilateral decision to replace the faculty handbook.

Parents claim Monroe Co. school board negligent in school bus assault

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 5, 2018

BLUEFIELD — A child's parents have filed a class-action lawsuit against the Monroe County Board of Education amid allegations the child was sexually harassed, abused and assaulted on a school bus.

Property owners claim Wiseman Construction damaged property, breached lease

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 5, 2018

CHARLESTON — A pair of property owners are suing former tenant Wiseman Construction Co. Inc., for an alleged breach of a lease agreement.

Attorney-in-fact seeks damages for breach of lease agreement

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Jun 5, 2018

CHARLESTON — An attorney-in-fact is suing Service Corp. International and Bartlett-Burdette-Cox Funeral Home Inc., for an alleged breach of a lease agreement.

Fayette County resident accuses county employee of assault

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Apr 23, 2018

FAYETTEVILLE — A Fayette County man is suing the county commission and a county employee, alleging battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress, negligence and vicarious liability.

Mercer Co. woman accuses debt collector of illegal repossession

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Apr 23, 2018

PRINCETON — A Mercer County woman is suing debt collectors, alleging illegal debt collection, tort of outrage, conversion, invasion of privacy and negligence.

Commercial real estate owner alleges clients owe more than $126,000

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Apr 20, 2018

WINFIELD — A New York commercial real estate owner is suing West Virginia clients, alleging breach of contract and unjust enrichment.

Maine couple alleges Cessna failed to correct defect

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Apr 20, 2018

BECKLEY — A Maine couple is suing Cessna, alleging breach of contract, negligence, breach of warranties, fraud and strict liability.

Policyholder alleges AFLAC breached contract

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Apr 20, 2018

RIPLEY — A Jackson County woman is suing AFLAC and an agent, alleging bad faith and breach of contract.

Family Dollar shopper alleges wooden chest fell on her, caused injuries

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Mar 2, 2018

WHEELING – A shopper at a Wheeling Family Dollar store alleges she was injured when a chest that was part of a display fell on her.

Bluefield man alleges sewage backup caused more than $20,000 in structural damage

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Mar 2, 2018

PRINCETON – A Bluefield man is suing the city's sanitary board after sewage backed up into his home and allegedly damaged his property.

Eastbrook Elementary student, guardian file suit over playground injury

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 18, 2017

WINFIELD – A minor student and his guardian have filed suit against a county school board after the student was injured during recess.

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