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States against climate change lawsuits ask for dismissal of NYC's

By John O'Brien | Jun 5, 2018

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – The top lawyers of 15 states are again asking a federal judge to reject the legal strategy used by public officials and the private attorneys with whom they’ve teamed to sue the energy industry over alleged effects of climate change.

Doddridge County well owners accuse oil, gas well operators of trespassing

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 27, 2018

WEST UNION — Three mineral interest owners are suing an oil and gas wells operator, alleging trespassing.

Customer alleges Nissan sold defective vehicle

By Philip Gonzales | Apr 26, 2018

PINEVILLE — A Wyoming County man is suing Nissan, alleging breach of express and implied warranties in selling a defective vehicle.

Whoa! Slow down! The climate-change lawsuits are getting out of control!

By The West Virginia Record | Apr 25, 2018

It's one thing for state and local governments to sue oil, gas, and coal companies, alleging that their fossil fuels contribute to some nebulous hazard called “global warming” or “climate change” (or “weird weather”) that creates some supposed damage that governments must expend public funds to rectify.

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As Boulder sues, 15 states - including Colorado - oppose global warming lawsuits

By John O'Brien | Apr 21, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) – Two days after local officials in the Boulder, Colo., area filed a lawsuit that attempts to hold large energy companies liable for the alleged effects of global warming, the state’s top lawyer showed that she disagrees with their legal argument by voicing her opposition to similar lawsuits in California.

11 Antero royalty payment lawsuits removed to federal court

By From staff reports | Mar 1, 2018

MARTINSBURG – Eleven lawsuits against Antero Resources for oil and gas royalty payment issues were removed to federal court.

AG's office outlines claims process in Western Union settlement

By Chris Dickerson | Nov 14, 2017

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office has outlined the claims process for those eligible to receive compensation from a $586 million forfeiture by Western Union Company.

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

By Wadi Reformado | Jun 22, 2017

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

Oil, gas rights property owner accuses leasehold interest owner of trespassing

By Philip Gonzales | May 9, 2017

NEW MARTINSVILLE — An oil and gas rights property owner is suing a leasehold interest owner, alleging trespassing.

Six lawsuits filed against Antero Resources for nuisance

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 28, 2016

WEST UNION – Six lawsuits have been filed against Antero Resources alleging private nuisance due to the construction of the Canton North Compressor Station.

Judge denies Ball's partial motion to dismiss injury suit

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 20, 2016

WHEELING – District Judge John Preston Bailey denied Ball Corporation and Ball Metal Food Container LLC’s partial motion to dismiss in a lawsuit alleging an employee sustained hand injuries at work.

Woman’s will sparks legal battle over mineral rights

By Robert Hadley | Dec 21, 2015

WEST UNION – A Virginia man and two energy companies are suing Ohio State University and its board of trustees in a dispute involving mineral rights on inherited land.

Former employee alleges Renal Ventures Management violated her rights after termination

By Robbie Hargett | Nov 30, 2015

MOOREFIELD – A West Virginia woman is suing her former employer and supervisor after they fired her twice.

THEIR VIEW: Bad legal climate -- not bad geography -- holds our state back

By The West Virginia Record | Aug 31, 2010

CHARLESTON -- It's no surprise that the newest leader of West Virginia's personal injury bar, Michael J. Romano, thinks our state's legal climate is fine as is. However, it was quite interesting to read Mr. Romano's recent guest column on what really hurts West Virginia's job prospects -- too many mountains!

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