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Roofing companies allege Travelers breached insurance contract

Philip Gonzales May 8, 2017, 11:04am

CHARLESTON — Two roofing companies are suing an insurance carrier and administrator, alleging breach of an insurance contract.

Man sues Aetna, others for ERISA violations

Kyla Asbury Jun. 20, 2016, 12:59pm

HUNTINGTON – A man is suing Aetna Life Insurance Company for violations of the Employment Retirement Income Security Act. Virginia Air Distributors Inc. Benefit Plan and John Does 1 through 5 were also named as defendants in the suit.

Former employee says Otis Elevator fired her because of pregnancy

Kyla Asbury Apr. 7, 2016, 2:50pm

CHARLESTON – A Kanawha County woman is suing Otis Elevator Company after she claims it fired her because she was pregnant and needed to be put on bed rest. Rebecca A. Hunter was employed by Otis for more than six years as its officer manager for its Big Chimney location, according to a complaint filed March 21 in Kanawha Circuit Court.

Wayne Co. man accuses Tri-State Airport of age discrimination

Kyla Asbury Oct. 28, 2015, 3:40pm

WAYNE – A man is using Tri-State Airport Authority for discriminating against him based on his age. Jerry Brienza, the director of the airport, was also named as a defendant in the suit. Robert Maynard began working at Huntington Tri-State Airport in December 1973 as a fueling technician in the General Aviation Department, according to a complaint filed in Wayne Circuit Court Maynard claims in 1975, he was named as the maintenance superintendent for the next 15 years and was responsible for t

Dollar General removes Putnam injury case to federal court

Kyla Asbury Oct. 27, 2015, 2:46pm

HUNTINGTON – A woman is suing Dollar General after she claims she was injured when she fell in its Buffalo location. On Aug. 8, 2014, Diane Ruby Dotson walked through an aisle that had boxes scattered on the floor that contained merchandise that was presumably waiting to be stocked, according to a complaint filed Sept. 15 in Putnam Circuit Court and removed to federal court on Oct. 7. Dotson claims as she walked down the aisle, she tripped on one of the boxes and fell on her hands to catch her