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Man claims AFNI Inc. threated to revoke license because of debt he does not owe

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 17, 2017, 1:33pm

PRINCETON – A Mercer County man alleges that a debt collector made false representations regarding his liability for an alleged debt.

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.

Man sues U.S. Bank National Association, others for failing to abide by settlement agreement

Kyla Asbury Aug. 8, 2017, 1:09pm

BECKLEY – A man is suing U.S. Bank National Association after he claims it failed to abide by the terms of a settlement agreement reached last year.

Homeowner claims American Property and Casualty Insurance has failed to pay for derecho damages

Ma. Angelica Saylo Pilo Aug. 2, 2017, 7:51am

FAYETTEVILLE – A Hico homeowner alleges her insurer has failed to pay for damages to her property from the 2012 derecho that affected the state.

Consumer accuses Capital One Bank of making unlawful collection calls

Mike Torres Jul. 31, 2017, 3:36pm

PRINCETON – A man alleges that a debt collector has caused his phone to ring with the intent to annoy, abuse or oppress.

Man sues Merrick Bank Corporation for consumer credit violations

Kyla Asbury Jul. 25, 2017, 1:37pm

BECKLEY – A man is suing Merrick Bank Corporation after he claims it violated the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

Man sues Publishers Clearing House for consumer credit violations

Kyla Asbury Jul. 11, 2017, 1:03pm

FAYETTEVILLE – A man is suing Publishers Clearing House after he claims it violated the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

Couple sues Pinnacle Mining, others for work injuries

Kyla Asbury Jun. 22, 2017, 6:44am

PINEVILLE – A couple is suing Pinnacle Mining after they claim it and others are responsible for injuries sustained in a work accident. Seneca Coal Resources, Seneca North American Coal, Cliffs Natural Resources and Kenny Clay were also named as defendants in the suit.

Debt collection suit decision reversed by state Supreme Court

Kyla Asbury Jun. 22, 2017, 6:40am

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has reversed a lawsuit alleging violations of the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

Customer accuses debt collector of state violations

Wadi Reformado May 24, 2017, 10:22am

PRINCETON — An Mercer County man is suing a debt collector, alleging misrepresentation in debt collection and violation of state law.

Couple accuses insurance company of unfair practices

Philip Gonzales May 22, 2017, 9:55am

BECKLEY — A Beckley couple is suing an insurance company, alleging unfair claims settlement practices.

Couple accuses BB&T of illegal debt collection

Kyla Asbury Apr. 3, 2017, 12:20pm

BECKLEY – A couple is suing Branch Banking & Trust after they claim it illegally attempted to collect an alleged debt.

Couple files class action lawsuit against Atkins & Ogle Law Offices for debt collector practices

Kyla Asbury Nov. 21, 2016, 10:11am

BECKLEY – A Raleigh County couple has filed a class action lawsuit against Atkins & Ogle Law Offices alleging it violated the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act.

Man files class action against law firm, businesses for consumer credit violations

Kyla Asbury Sep. 27, 2016, 10:50am

BECKLEY – A Raleigh County man is suing Jefferson Capital Systems LLC in a class action lawsuit after he claims it violated the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act. D&A Services LLC; and Fenton & McGarvey Law Firm PSC were also named as defendants in the suit.

Man sues Putnam Co. law firm for consumer credit violation

Kyla Asbury Sep. 14, 2016, 9:49am

BECKLEY – A man is suing Atkins & Ogle Law Offices for consumer credit violations.

Man files collection class action against Huntington law firm

Kyla Asbury Aug. 24, 2016, 9:45am

HUNTINGTON – A man has filed a class action lawsuit against the Huntington law firm of Bailes, Craig & Yon for violations of the federal Fair Debt Collections Practices Act.

Woman says Ky. law firm included private info in legal documents

Chris Dickerson Jul. 6, 2016, 9:25am

BECKLEY – A woman has filed a potential class action lawsuit against a Kentucky law firm claiming it “improperly and unlawfully” publicized confidential information about clients.

Woman sues Ocwen Loan Servicing for breach of settlement agreement

Chris Dickerson and Kyla Asbury Jun. 8, 2016, 7:58pm

PRINCETON – A woman is suing is suing Ocwen Loan Services for breaching its settlement agreement with her.

Jury awards man $2.5M in punitive damages over mortgage credit report

Chris Dickerson May 25, 2016, 9:43am

BECKLEY – A Wood County man will receive more than $2.5 million after a federal jury said a mortgage service company didn’t investigate his repeated disputes of his credit report.

Auto Trakk wants consumer credit lawsuit in federal court

Kyla Asbury Apr. 12, 2016, 11:54am

BECKLEY – A man is suing Auto Trakk LLC after he claims it violated the West Virginia Consumer Credit and Protection Act. Virgie Graham became in arrears upon an alleged indebtedness to the defendant and the defendant began to engage in collection of such indebtedness through the use of telephone calls placed to Graham and by written communication to collect the debt, according to a complaint filed in Raleigh Circuit Court and removed to federal court.