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Man blames Panther Creek Mining in workplace negligence lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Mar 28, 2019

CHARLESTON — A man is seeking damages after he was allegedly injured at work.

Attorneys plan to add every state agency as defendants in wage payment case

By Chris Dickerson | Mar 25, 2019

CHARLESTON – The plaintiffs’ attorneys in a potential class action about wage payment for salaried state employees soon will add every state agency as defendants in the case.

Judge gives sides two months to work out details about state wage payment case

By Chris Dickerson | Jan 28, 2019

CHARLESTON – A senior status judge has given the parties in a potential class action about wage payment for state employees two months to try to work out details of the case.

Two men sue Union Carbide for age discrimination

By Kyla Asbury | Dec 31, 2018

CHARLESTON — Two lawsuits were filed against Union Carbide Corporation for wrongfully terminating their employment because of their ages.

Evans to hear case regarding state employees not getting paid properly

By Chris Dickerson | Nov 30, 2018

CHARLESTON – A class-action case regarding the state auditor’s office alleged failure to properly calculate and pay the wages of up to 40,000 p​​​​​ublic employees has been assigned a judge.

Woman in her 80s accuses Kanawha County restaurant of wrongful termination

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 10, 2018

CHARLESTON — A former employee is suing a Kanawha County restaurant and supervisor, alleging age discrimination and wrongful termination.

Wal-mart wrongful termination case removed to federal court

By From staff reports | Mar 19, 2018

HUNTINGTON – A man is suing Wal-mart after claims his employment was terminated when he acted in self defense.​​​​​

Man claims Walmart terminated him after he struck alleged shoplifter in self-defense

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 13, 2018

HUNTINGTON – A Cabell County man is seeking reinstatement to his job with Walmart after an incident with a purported shoplifter.

Former Ace Truck of West Virginia employee alleges age discrimination

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 16, 2017

WINFIELD – A Putnam County company is alleged to have terminated an employee because of his age.

Female employee alleges she was wrongfully terminated by SuperValu

By Philip Gonzales | Sep 28, 2017

HUNTINGTON – A Cabell County woman is seeking reinstatement to her position or front pay after she was allegedly terminated because of her sex.

Woman claims Wal-Mart terminated her because of age

By Philip Gonzales | Aug 23, 2017

CHARLESTON – A former Wal-Mart employee alleges that she was wrongfully terminated because of her age and is seeking reinstatement to her position.

Former employee accuses Wal-Mart of discrimination

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 2, 2017

CHARLESTON — A Kanawha County woman is suing Wal-Mart, alleging discrimination, retaliation and wrongful termination.

Woman says co-worker at Bob Evans sexually harassed her

By Kyla Asbury | May 5, 2017

CHARLESTON – A woman is suing Bob Evans Farms after she claims she was sexually harassed by a co-worker.

Student blames school board for assault in gym class

By Philip Gonzales | May 4, 2017

RIPLEY — A middle school student is suing the Jackson County school board, alleging the defendant's negligence caused him to be assaulted by a fellow student in a gym class.

Couple claims J.B. Hunt Transport required husband to drive despite illness

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 8, 2017

RIPLEY — A Jackson County couple is suing J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., J.B. Hunt Transport Inc. and PPG Industries Inc., citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence.

Employee sues former employer for alleged age discrimination

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 10, 2017

CHARLESTON — A former employee is suing a South Charleston corporation, alleging age discrimination. 

Jackson Co. man sues Century Aluminum for age discrimination

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 1, 2016

CHARLESTON – A Jackson County man is suing Century Aluminum Company after he claims it discriminated against him because of his age.

Man claims he was fired for requesting workers' compensation

By Carrie Bradon | Jan 4, 2016

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

Two suits accuse Taylor Rose Energy of wage violations

By Kyla Asbury | Dec 17, 2015

CLAY – Two lawsuits have been filed against Taylor Rose Energy after former employees claim it failed to timely pay their final wages. Joseph B.

Citing age discrimination, plaintiff sues to get his job back from Century Aluminum

By Molly English-Bowers | Dec 15, 2015

RIPLEY – A Jackson County man is suing over his termination by his employer, citing violation of the West Virginia Human Rights Act.

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