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Judge says another company can operate Suncrest Hilton Garden Inn

Kyla Asbury Oct. 20, 2017, 2:18pm

CLARKSBURG – U.S. District Judge Irene M. Keeley has granted a request to allow another company to operate the Suncrest Hilton Garden Inn.

Woman blames DISH Network for house fire

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 12:55pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing DISH Network after she claims improperly installed equipment caused her home to catch fire.

Woman sues Wal-mart for wrongful termination

From staff reports Oct. 11, 2017, 1:24pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing Wal-mart after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated.

Lone Star Beef settles Department of Labor lawsuit for $13k

Kyla Asbury Oct. 10, 2017, 10:50am

CLARKSBURG – Lone Star Beef has agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by the U.S. Department of Labor alleging an employee was fired for calling emergency services after another employee was injured on the job.

Defendants file answers in Waterfront Place Hotel unjust enrichment lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Sep. 29, 2017, 1:51pm

CLARKSBURG – The defendants in a lawsuit alleging unjust enrichment have filed answers denying allegations against them.

Ruby Tuesday lawsuit remanded back to state court

Kyla Asbury Sep. 18, 2017, 10:44am

CLARKSBURG – A lawsuit against Ruby Tuesday alleging gender discrimination and a hostile work environment has been remanded back to Harrison Circuit Court by U.S. District Judge Irene Keeley.

Lender files opposition to hotel group’s motion for temporary restraining order

Kyla Asbury Sep. 15, 2017, 8:03am

CLARKSBURG – The lender in the Mountain Blue Hotel Group lawsuit has filed an opposition to the hotel’s motion for temporary restraining order.

Positive Group sues Waterfront Place Hotel, Compass Bank for unjust enrichment

The West Virginia Record Sep. 14, 2017, 11:14am

CLARKSBURG – Positive Group LLC is suing Waterfront Place Hotel and Compass Bank after it claims they were unjustly enriched at its expense.

Gilmer officials must apologize to same-sex couple

Kyla Asbury Aug. 31, 2017, 2:28pm

CLARKSBURG – Gilmer County officials have agreed to apologize to a same-sex couple that filed a lawsuit earlier this year after a county clerk condemned them when issuing a marriage license in 2016.

Mountain Blue denies allegations in lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Aug. 30, 2017, 6:23pm

CLARKSBURG– Mountain Blue Hotel Group has filed its answer in the lawsuit against it by U.S. Bank National Association, denying allegations made against it.

Former Arch Coal Inc. employee alleges he faced retaliation for taking FMLA leaves

Louie Torres Aug. 30, 2017, 11:29am

CLARKSBURG – A Calhoun County man alleges that he was forced to resign from his job with a Charleston company because it retaliated against him for taking leaves to care for his wife.

Judge denies motion to dismiss Morgantown city clerk’s lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Aug. 16, 2017, 1:37pm

CLARKSBURG – A federal judge has denied Morgantown’s second motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a city clerk who claimed she was retaliated against.

Woman sues Tom-Cat Savage Trucking for car accident

Kyla Asbury Aug. 9, 2017, 1:26pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing Tom-Cat Savage Trucking for a car accident that caused her injuries.

Former officers sue Taylor County Commission for wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury Jul. 24, 2017, 11:00am

CLARKSBURG – Three former officers are suing Taylor County Commission after they claim they were wrongfully terminated, in violation of the state of U.S. constitutions.

Advertising company sues municipal corporation

Philip Gonzales Jul. 20, 2017, 6:25am

Advertising company sues The City of WestonCLARKSBURG — An advertising company is suing The City of Weston, a municipal corporation, citing alleged tortious contractual interference.Lamar Outdoor Advertising filed a complaint on June 23, in the U.S.

Settlement details released in Morgantown landlord sexual harassment case

Kyla Asbury Jul. 12, 2017, 3:49pm

MORGANTOWN – The details of a settlement in a sexual harassment lawsuit involving a Morgantown landlord have been released.

Florida man alleges state, county commissions improperly sold his personal property

Wadi Reformado Jun. 23, 2017, 12:19pm

A Florida man is suing the State of West Virginia, three county commissions, Trio Petroleum Co. Inc., Waco Oil & Gas Inc., American Energy Marcellus Minerals LLC and Michael Ross for alleged breach of contract and violation of federal law.

Individuals file class-action suit against Antero Resources Corporation for alleged breach of contract

Wadi Reformado Jun. 22, 2017, 6:27am

Three individuals have filed a class-action lawsuit against Antero Resources Corporation, a Colorado corporation, citing alleged breach of contract.

Berry Energy sues Antero, Chesapeake for nearly $300,000

Kyla Asbury Jun. 21, 2017, 10:52am

CLARKSBURG – Berry Energy Inc. is suing Antero Resources Corporation after it claims Antero improperly withheld nearly $300,000. Chesapeake Appalachia LLC was also named as a defendant in the suit.

Three pipeline inspectors allege employer failed to pay overtime

Philip Gonzales Jun. 7, 2017, 9:09am

CLARKSBURG — Three pipeline inspectors are suing a Houston energy company, alleging violation of workers compensation acts in failing to pay overtime.