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Va. couple names 92 defendants in asbestos suit

By Kyla Asbury | Sep 27, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A Dublin, Va., couple is suing 92 companies after they claim they are responsible for asbestos exposure and a diagnosis of lung cancer.

Colorado man sues 138 companies for mesothelioma

By Kyla Asbury | Sep 27, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A Colorado Springs man is suing 138 companies that he claims are responsible for his diagnosis of mesothelioma.

PERSONNEL FILE: W.Va. Chamber elects officers, new directors

By The West Virginia Record | Sep 15, 2011

CHARLESTON -– The West Virginia Chamber of Commerce, at its Annual Meeting held recently at the West Virginia Business Summit, elected officers and several new board members for 2011 – 2012.

3,000 part of DuPont medical monitoring plan

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Sep 13, 2011

MORGANTOWN -- A spokesman for DuPont says more than 3,000 West Virginians have enrolled in a court-administered medical monitoring program.

Medical monitoring: guilty until proven innocent

By The West Virginia Record | Aug 26, 2011

Tort law, despite a variety of abuses associated with it, makes perfect sense in principle. If somebody damages your person or property, that someone should be required to make restitution for the harm done.

Judge: DuPont plaintiffs can enroll in monitoring program

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Aug 22, 2011

MORGANTOWN -- A group of plaintiffs who settled a personal injury case with DuPont earlier this year can now enroll in a court-administered medical monitoring program, a judge ruled this week.

Woman names 81 companies in complaint over father's lung cancer, death

By Kyla Asbury | Jul 27, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A Weirton woman is suing 81 companies after she claims they are responsible for her father's lung cancer and death.

Kentucky couple names 135 companies in asbestos suit

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 14, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A Flatgap, Ky., couple is suing 135 companies it claims are responsible for a mesothelioma diagnosis.

Va. couple says 137 defendants responsible for mesothelioma

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 6, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A Collinsville, Va., couple is suing 137 companies they claim are responsible for a mesothelioma diagnosis.

Va. couple sues 143 companies for mesothelioma

By Kyla Asbury | Jun 6, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A Highland Springs, Va., couple is suing 143 companies they claim are responsible for a diagnosis of mesothelioma.

DuPont says Spelter plaintiffs shouldn't be in medical monitoring program

By Jessica M. Karmasek | May 25, 2011

MORGANTOWN -- The plaintiffs who settled a personal injury case with DuPont earlier this year say they want the right to enroll in a court-administered medical monitoring program.

Scott Depot men name 104 companies in asbestos suit

By Kyla Asbury | May 12, 2011

CHARLESTON -- Two Scott Depot men are suing 104 companies after they claim they are responsible for their family member's stomach cancer and death.

Ashland man sues 136 companies for asbestosis diagnosis

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 26, 2011

CHARLESTON -- An Ashland, Ky., man is suing 136 companies after he claims they are responsible for his asbestosis diagnosis.

Man sues Railserve, DuPont for work injuries

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 12, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A man is suing Railserve and DuPont Filaments - Americas after he claims he was injured while working.

Woman names 11 companies in asbestos case

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 10, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A woman is suing 11 companies after she claims they are responsible for her late husband's mesothelioma and death.

Couple sues 91 defendants for asbestos exposure

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 24, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A couple is suing 91 companies after it claims it is responsible for exposing them to asbestos during employment.

Judge signs order for DuPont to pay $70M smelter settlement

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Jan 4, 2011

CLARKSBURG -- Harrison Circuit Judge Thomas A. Bedell has ordered DuPont to pay $70 million as part of a settlement in a case involving the alleged contamination of a Harrison County community by the company.

DuPont case remanded to state court

By Jessica M. Karmasek | Dec 9, 2010

MORGANTOWN -- A federal judge has remanded the lawsuit of 15 West Virginia families who say their illnesses are the result of a former DuPont plant to Harrison County Circuit Court.

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