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Wetzel Co. mineral interest owner alleges oil, gas producers breached contract

By Philip Gonzales | Jul 12, 2018

CLARKSBURG — A Wetzel County mineral interest owner has filed a class action lawsuit against oil and gas producers, alleging breach of contract and conversion.

Vehicle crash victim alleges air ambulance transporter overcharged for services

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 2, 2018

WHEELING — A Marshall County man has filed a class action lawsuit against an air ambulance provider, alleging breach of implied warranty and unjust enrichment.

Physician's assistant blames surgeon for injury because of his inappropriate actions at work

By Chris Dickerson | Jun 28, 2018

WHEELING – A physician’s assistant claims a Wheeling surgeon repeatedly acted in an unprofessional and inappropriate manner at work, forcing her to file a lawsuit after she was injured because of his actions.

Worker who lost leg in Ohio Co. mine blames Murray Energy for unsafe conditions

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 1, 2018

MOUNDSVILLE — A Belmont County couple is suing Murray Energy Corporation and Murray American Energy, Inc., doing business as The Ohio County Coal Company, alleging failure to warn, liability and negligence.

Patient accuses Air Evac EMS of unreasonable charges

By Lhalie Castillo | May 23, 2018

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A Marshall County man has filed a class action lawsuit against medical transport provider, alleging breach of implied contract.

Consumer alleges deceptive debt collection practices

By Lhalie Castillo | May 9, 2018

WHEELING — An Ohio County woman has filed a class action lawsuit against a mortgage corporation, alleging misleading representation.

Democrats should not help Don Blankenship

By Christopher J. Regan | Apr 27, 2018

WHEELING – “You can’t shake hands with the devil, and say you’re only kidding.” That’s the line that came to mind when I read about an effort by West Virginia Democrats to help Don Blankenship become the Republican nominee for US Senate by running ads attacking his competition. The scheme has awful risks, and a huge downside even if it “succeeds.”

Mountain State Justice sues Suttle & Stalnaker for not catching embezzlement scheme

By From staff reports | Apr 25, 2018

CHARLESTON – Mountain State Justice is suing the firm who did its yearly audits for never catching that an employee was embezzling money from them for nearly 12 years.

Three family members blame trailer owner, driver for crash

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 9, 2018

WHEELING — Three family members are suing a tractor trailer owner and driver, alleging negligence and negligent entrustment.

New Martinsville couple alleges insurance carrier failed to cover water damage

By Philip Gonzales | Mar 23, 2018

MOUNDSVILLE — A New Martinsville couple is suing an insurance company, alleging breach of an insurance contract.

Wheeling couple alleges Westfield Insurance failed to pay for crash damages

By Lhalie Castillo | Mar 20, 2018

WHEELING — A Wheeling couple is suing an insurance company, alleging an unfair claims settlement.

Man alleges Apex Energy Service failed to pay discharged employees in a timely manner

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 21, 2018

WHEELING – A former Apex Energy Service employee alleges the company failed to pay discharged employees within the time period mandated by state law.

Glen Dale property owners allege insurer breached contract with denial of heating oil spill claim

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 23, 2018

MOUNDSVILLE – The owners of a Glen Dale property are seeking coverage from their insurer after their home and business were allegedly damaged by a home heating oil spill.

Common legal terms a personal injury client might hear during a case

By Jodi Wood Cunningham | Jan 17, 2018

WHEELING – What may seem like common terms to attorneys may be unfamiliar to clients. Below are some examples of terms that clients might come across during the course of his or her case, so that they may better understand the case.

Man seeks compensatory damages over Axiall Corp. chlorine leak

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 15, 2018

MOUNDSVILLE – A New Martinsville man is seeking damages from a Proctor chemical plant owner after a liquid chlorine leak forced him to evacuate his property in 2016.

Couple claims Williams Ohio Valley Midstream compressor site is damaging property

By Philip Gonzales | Jan 1, 2018

MOUNDSVILLE – Two residents of Proctor allege the construction and operation of a compressor site near their property has caused a diminution in property value and damages.

Consumer claims Tate and Kirlin Associates tried to collect time-barred debt

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 18, 2017

FAYETTEVILLE – A Fayette County consumer alleges a debt collector attempted to collect a time-barred debt.

Wetzel County Hospital Emergency Department named in wrongful death suit

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 13, 2017

NEW MARTINSVILLE – The children of a woman treated by a New Martinsville physician are seeking damages following her death.

Couple seeks damages from Lumber Liquidators over flooring they purchased

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 12, 2017

WHEELING – An Ohio County couple alleges flooring they purchased was defective.

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