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Four cities file lawsuit against Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 2, 2017

CHARLESTON – Four West Virginia cities have filed a lawsuit against the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations, alleging its misinformation of dangerous pain management standards encouraged the over-prescription of opioids in the state.

Charleston attorney honored with Top 100 award

By John Sammon | Oct 11, 2017

CHARLESTON – Charles R. “Rusty” Webb of the Webb Law Centre has been selected as one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers of 2017 by the National Trial Lawyers.

Webb named to top 10 best attorneys in state by institute

By Olivia Olsen | Jul 19, 2017

CHARLESTON – Charles “Rusty” Webb of the Webb Law Centre has been selected for membership to the 10 Best Attorneys for the State of West Virginia. The honor, given by the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys, is one that the Charleston-based attorney is proud to accept.

West Virginia Business College closes campuses

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 12, 2017

WHEELING – Two campuses for West Virginia Business College have been closed amid a class action lawsuit filed by former graduates after the school lost its accreditation.

Class action lawsuit filed by graduates after business college lost accreditation

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 14, 2017

CLARKSBURG – A class action lawsuit has been filed against West Virginia Business College after it lost its accreditation.

Webb resigns from Charleston City Council to focus on opioid litigation

By Kyla Asbury | May 12, 2017

CHARLESTON – Rusty Webb has decided to resign from Charleston City Council after four months to focus on the drug distribution lawsuits.

West Virgina personal injury lawyer named Legal Leader of 2016

By John Myers | Mar 8, 2017

CHARLESTON – A Charleston-based personal-injury attorney has been nominated as one of 2016's Legal Leaders.

Five cities, one county sue drug distributors for opioid epidemic

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 7, 2017

CHARLESTON – Five cities and one county are suing drug distributors for fueling the state’s opioid epidemic.

Drug distributors ask for lawsuit to be removed to federal court

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 27, 2017

HUNTINGTON – The drug distributors alleged to have caused the opioid epidemic in West Virginia are asking for the Huntington lawsuit against them to be removed to federal court.

Military member wins free divorce in attorney's annual contest

By Carrie Salls | Feb 14, 2017

CHARLESTON – Charles R. “Rusty” Webb said a new client who serves in the military was chose to win a free divorce as part of The Webb Law Centre PLLC’s 10th annual Free Valentine’s Day Divorce contest.

Richwood sues drug distributors for prescription pill epidemic

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 1, 2017

CHARLESTON – The Town of Richwood has filed a lawsuit against three drug distributors it claims caused and contributed to the opioid epidemic across the state.

Town of Kermit files opioid lawsuit against five drug companies

By Chris Dickerson | Feb 1, 2017

WILLIAMSON – The Mingo County town of Kermit has joined the list West Virginia, a handful of counties and a few communities that have filed lawsuits against five drug companies it claims helped fuel an opioid epidemic within in the town and across the state The suit, filed Jan. 31 in Mingo Circuit Court, names McKesson Corporation, AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation, Cardinal Health, Miami-Luken and HD Smith Corporation as well as former Kermit clinic owner Cameron Justice as defendants.

City of Huntington sues drug wholesalers over opioid epidemic

By Kyla Asbury and Chris Dickerson | Jan 20, 2017

HUNTINGTON – The City of Huntington has filed a lawsuit against three drug companies and a physician it claims fueled opioid epidemic within in the city and across the state.

State senator sues radio group for false advertisement

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 4, 2016

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Sen. Chris Walters (R-Putnam) has filed a lawsuit against Katz Radio Group of Pennsylvania for advertisements he claims are false and malicious against his re-election campaign.

Man sues Perma-Pipe Inc. for defective steam pipe system

By Kyla Asbury | Oct 13, 2016

CHARLESTON – A St. Albans man is suing Perma-Pipe Inc. after he claims its defective steam pipe system at West Virginia State University caused him injuries.

Individual defendants dismissed in VALIC litigation, lawsuit settled

By Kyla Asbury | Sep 30, 2016

CHARLESTON – As part of a settlement agreement with the defendants, the individual defendants named in the VALIC litigation have been dismissed.

Woman sues State Farm for son’s injuries, failing to pay out policy

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 26, 2016

WINFIELD – A woman is suing State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company after she claims her son was injured in a car accident and the company failed to pay out proper payments under the policies.

Law firm announces winner of free Valentine’s Day divorce

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 24, 2016

CHARLESTON – The Webb Law Centre announced the winner of the eighth annual free Valentine’s Day divorce. Megan Bigler won the contest and will have her consultation with Charles R. “Rusty” Webb sometime in the near future. “There was something about Megan’s application that caught my eye,” Webb said. “She’s enduring a bad situation, but she’s making the best out of it.”

Law firm continues free Valentine's Day divorce for eighth year

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 9, 2016

CHARLESTON – The Webb Law Centre is offering its eighth annual free Valentine's Day divorce to the person who presents the "most compelling story." The Webb Law Centre will choose the winner based on its opinion of whose story is the most convincing of why they deserve the free divorce. The divorce is limited to an uncontested, no-fault divorce with no or minimal child custody issues.

Woman sues town, breweries after drunk driver causes wreck

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 3, 2015

PRINCETON – A woman is suing the Town of Bramwell and several breweries after she claims she was injured after an intoxicated patron crashed into her. Antietam Brewery, Bramwell Oktoberfest Inc., Breckenridge Brewery LLC, Bridge Brews Works LLC, Blackwater Brewing Co., Charleston Brewing Company LLC, Chestnut Brew Works LLC, Foothills Brewery, Lost River Brewing Company, Mendocino Wine Group LLC, Morgantown Brewing Co., North End Tavern Inc., Pinnacle Brewery LP, Sunken City and Robert Absten,

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