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Cabell jury returns verdict against First State Bank for $1.5 million

By Kyla Asbury | Sep 7, 2018

HUNTINGTON — A jury returned a verdict in favor of the plaintiff in a lawsuit against The First State Bank for breach of contract.

Woman sues Allstate for breach of contract

By Record staff | May 10, 2018

MARTINSBURG – A woman is suing Allstate after she claims it breached its contract with her when it denied coverage for water damage in her home.

Three lawsuits filed against State Farm for uninsured motorist claims problems

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 29, 2018

CHARLESTON – Three lawsuits have been filed against State Farm Fire and Casualty Company for issues with uninsured motorist claims from car accidents that occurred in 2005 and 2009.

Borrower accuses bank of abusive debt collection practices

By Lhalie Castillo | Mar 26, 2018

FAYETTEVILLE — A borrower is suing a bank, alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress and invasion of privacy.

Motorist seeks damages from Coca-Cola, driver after state Route 54 collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 1, 2018

BECKLEY – A Fraziers Bottom resident alleges a rear-end collision caused by a Coca-Cola employee caused him injuries.

Woman blames DISH Network for house fire

By From staff reports | Oct 20, 2017

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

Homeowner claims Dish Network to blame for fire that damaged home

By Wadi Reformado | Sep 18, 2017

UNION – A West Union woman alleges that her home was destroyed in a fire caused by the negligent installation of Dish Network equipment.

Ohio widow alleges destruction of her property

By Philip Gonzales | May 9, 2017

HUNTINGTON — An Ohio widow is suing different financial entities, alleging conspiracy, theft and conversion.

African-American employee accuses Dish Network of discrimination

By Philip Gonzales | Apr 20, 2017

BLUEFIELD — An African-American woman is suing a Dish Network, alleging race and sex discrimination.

Charleston attorney helping ADM fight poisonous horse feed suit

By Joe Dyton | Dec 1, 2016

CHICAGO – Animal feed manufacturer Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM) is currently facing a lawsuit alleging it produced horse feed with an ingredient, monensin, that is poisonous to horses.

Federal judge says Allstate not liable in 2014 Morgantown killings

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 18, 2016

CLARKSBURG – District Judge Irene Keeley issued an order granting summary judgment that it was not at fault for the Hunt killings that occurred in December 2014.

Segal firm names almost 300 companies in each asbestos suit

By Jessica Karmasek | Jun 29, 2016

CHARLESTON – The average number of companies targeted by some of the biggest asbestos firms in their lawsuits is in the triple-figures, according to recent statistics, forcing some, especially those in claims management, to question the strategy of plaintiffs’ lawyers.

Customer accuses satellite TV provider of negligence in ladder accident

By Robert Hadley | May 27, 2016

NEW CUMBERLAND – A Hancock County man is suing a satellite TV provider for injuries allegedly caused by a technician during an installation at his home.

Accident victim files suit against Progressive

By Daniel Daw | Jan 18, 2016

WHEELING – A woman is suing an insurance company over breach of contract claims after an accident in Triadelphia.

Resident accuses Laurelwood of negligent hiring, claims employee sexually harassed her

By Annie Hunt | Jan 8, 2016

LOGAN – A resident of Logan County charges Laurelwood LTD with failing to provide safe housing by continuing to employ a man who allegedly sexually harassed her.

Settlement sought in case where student was allegedly overdosed with insulin by school nurse

By Carrie Bradon | Dec 31, 2015

WINFIELD – A mother is seeking the court's permission to settle and compromise a tort claim after her diabetic daughter was allegedly given an overdose of insulin by a school nurse.

Plaintiff believes Wells Fargo wrongfully placed her house into foreclosure

By Molly English-Bowers | Dec 17, 2015

POINT PLEASANT – A Point Pleasant woman is suing her mortgage company over an allegedly botched loan modification application that has put her property into serious arrears.

Point Pleasant residents seek insurance proceeds following accident

By Robbie Hargett | Dec 15, 2015

POINT PLEASANT – Two Point Pleasant residents are suing a national insurance company to recover proceeds from injuries one of the residents sustained in a vehicle collision.

Man alleges Transworld engaged in illegal debt collection

By Robbie Hargett | Nov 25, 2015

LOGAN – A Logan County man is suing a collection agency over claims of abusive or unconscionable tactics to collect an alleged debt.

Man blames Logan for injuries suffered when sidewalk collapses

By Kari Valence | Nov 6, 2015

LOGAN — A resident is suing the city of Logan alleging he suffered permanent injuries when a city sidewalk gave way. 

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