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Fayetteville man names DuPont, others in asbestos suit

By Cara Bailey | Mar 4, 2008

CHARLESTON - A Fayetteville man has filed an asbestos lawsuit against 38 companies, claiming he developed mesothelioma after being exposed to the dangerous asbestos fibers.

Three W.Va. cases at top of big '07 verdicts list

By Chris Dickerson | Feb 29, 2008

Massie CHARLESTON – Three of the top seven jury verdicts awarded in the United States in 2007 happened in West Virginia.

Boone couple lists 46 defendants in asbestos case

By Cara Bailey | Feb 14, 2008

CHARLESTON - A Boone County man has filed an asbestos lawsuit against 46 companies, claiming they in some way caused his lung cancer and deterioration of life.

PERSONNEL FILE: Jackson Kelly moves to new D.C. office

By The West Virginia Record | Feb 14, 2008

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Jackson Kelly has relocated its Washington, D.C., office to 1875 Connecticut Ave. NW, Suite 1110 in the area north of DuPont Circle.

New television ad targets McGraw

By Chris Dickerson | Feb 7, 2008

McGraw CHARLESTON – A television ad targeting Attorney General Darrell McGraw has both sides talking.

DuPont, 38 other companies named in asbestos suit

By Cara Bailey | Jan 10, 2008

CHARLESTON - A man formerly employed by DuPont has filed an asbestos suit against the company and 38 others, claiming they caused him to be exposed to asbestos and asbestos-containing products.

Japanese manufacturer to locate in Belle

By The West Virginia Record | Dec 20, 2007

TOKYO -- Kureha Corp. announced Dec. 18 it will invest more than $100 million to build a plant in Belle that will produce and sell the groundbreaking, high-performance polymer, polyglycolic acid (PGA).

Pittsburgh attorney files six asbestos against 105 companies

By Cara Bailey | Nov 30, 2007

CHARLESTON - Pittsburgh attorney David Chervenick filed a class action asbestos lawsuit against 105 companies on behalf of six families.

Jury orders DuPont to pay nearly $200 million in punitive damages

By Cara Bailey | Oct 24, 2007

CLARKSBURG - A Harrison County jury has ordered DuPont to pay $196.2 million in punitive damages after the company was convicted of wanton, willful and reckless conduct.

Closing arguments set in DuPont waste pile case

By Cara Bailey | Oct 18, 2007

CLARKSBURG - The closing arguments of a class-action lawsuit against DuPont are set after 10 plaintiffs testified in the fourth and final phase of the trial.

DuPont ordered to provide medical monitoring in Harrison County

By Cara Bailey | Oct 11, 2007

CLARKSBURG - DuPont Co. has been ordered to provide medical monitoring for Harrison County residents who were exposed to dangerous chemicals at a waste site.

PERSONNEL FILE: W.Va. Chamber's leadership team elected for 2007-08

By The West Virginia Record | Sep 13, 2007

Martin CHARLESTON –- Clarence E. "CEM" Martin III, a partner with Martin & Seibert in Martinsburg, has been elected to succeed Linda Kay Wellings, President of MPL Corporation, as Chairperson of the West Virginia Chamber of Commerce.

Couple sues DuPont, barge company over work injuries

By Cara Bailey | Aug 3, 2007

CHARLESTON - A Kanawha County couple filed a suit against a local chemical manufacturing facility after the husband was injured while unloading chemicals from one of the barges.

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