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Red Lobster accuses Huntington of breach of 33-year-old agreement

From staff reports Nov. 16, 2017, 3:00pm

HUNTINGTON – Red Lobster Hospitality is suing the city of Huntington, the Huntington Municipal Development Authority and Batra Hospitality Group for breaching an agreement made more than 30 years ago.

La Gran Hacienda Mexican Restaurant alleged to owe more than $11,000 for goods

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 16, 2017, 12:11pm

WHEELING – An Ohio County restaurant is alleged to have failed to pay for goods delivered.

National panel to decide about consolidating federal opioid cases

The West Virginia Record Nov. 10, 2017, 3:45pm

WASHINGTON – Judges on a national panel must decide whether to consolidate opioid suits of local governments and, if so, whether to ​​​​​send them to West Virginia, Illinois or Ohio.

Reinhart Foodservice alleges Wheeling eatery failed to pay for goods

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 9, 2017, 8:30am

WHEELING – A Wheeling restaurant is alleged to owe more than $17,000 for goods.

Dentons global CEO Portnoy to talks about 'Morgantown roots' at WVU event

Carrie Salls Nov. 7, 2017, 10:18am

MORGANTOWN – West Virginia native Elliott Portnoy talked about his “Morgantown roots” and shared how they helped to lead him to a post as the global chief executive officer at law firm Dentons during a Nov. 6 event at the West Virginia University Erickson Alumni Center.

Judge partially denies motion for summary judgment in Air Evac EMS lawsuit

Kyla Asbury Nov. 3, 2017, 12:58pm

CHARLESTON – A federal judge denied in part and granted in part a motion for summary judgment in a lawsuit filed by Air Evac EMS Inc. alleging reimbursement problems with an insurance company.

Couple sues Antero Resources for fire, damages

From staff reports Nov. 2, 2017, 1:04pm

CLARKSBURG – A couple is suing Antero Resources Corporation after they claim it was responsible for a fire that caused an employee severe burns and injuries.

Man seeks damages from the city of Grafton after fall on steps

Lhalie Castillo Nov. 1, 2017, 8:37am

GRAFTON – A man alleges negligently constructed steps located near a street in Grafton caused him to trip and fall.

Man sues Precision CEO, other employee for wrongful termination

From staff reports Oct. 27, 2017, 2:32pm

WHEELING – A man is suing the CEO of Precision LLC and another employee after he claims they wrongfully terminated his employment.

Man sues Central Supply Company for retaliation, wrongful termination

From staff reports Oct. 27, 2017, 2:30pm

CLARKSBURG – A man is suing Central Supply Company of West Virginia for wrongfully terminating his employment because he was on medical leave for one week.

Couple blames Antero Resources for fire, damages

From staff reports Oct. 27, 2017, 1:42pm

CLARKSBURG – A couple is suing Antero Resources Corporation after they claim it was responsible for a fire that caused an employee severe burns and injuries.

Father, daughter sue Ditech Financial for negligence

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 12:59pm

BECKLEY – A father and daughter are suing Ditech Financial after they claim it was negligent and caused them damages.

Consumers file suit against Carrington Mortgage Services, Bank of America over handling of claim

Lhalie Castillo Oct. 17, 2017, 1:32pm

WEBSTER SPRINGS – Two consumers allege that their mortgage was serviced in bad faith.

Woman sues Wal-mart for wrongful termination

From staff reports Oct. 11, 2017, 1:24pm

CLARKSBURG – A woman is suing Wal-mart after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated.

CSX files answer to EEOC complaint, denies discrimination

Kyla Asbury Oct. 10, 2017, 10:45am

HUNTINGTON – CSX filed an answer to a lawsuit alleging it had discriminatory hiring practices. CSX denies the discrimination.

Property owner claims Encompass Insurance has failed to pay benefits for fire loss

Philip Gonzales Oct. 5, 2017, 8:56am

CHARLESTON – A Charleston property owner is seeking damages from his home insurer after a fire destroyed the residence.

Plaintiffs seek MDL for opioid litigation; Lawyer argues for Ohio or Illinois

Ann Maher Sep. 26, 2017, 12:44pm

BENTON, Ill. – Plaintiffs in opioid litigation pending in federal court seek to consolidate approximately 66 government actions into multi-district litigation in Ohio or Illinois.

Justice companies sued in New York over helicopter loan

Kyla Asbury Sep. 25, 2017, 5:35pm

NEW YORK – A lawsuit has been filed against Gov. Jim Justice and his companies over a defaulted helicopter loan.

Jury awards more than $1.5 million in drunk driving crash

Kyla Asbury Sep. 15, 2017, 2:52pm

UNION – A Monroe County jury has awarded more than $1.5 million to a woman who suffered life-threatening injuries as a result of a drunk driving crash in December 2014.

Bluefield Limited Partnership alleges Kmart is behind on rent

Philip Gonzales Aug. 31, 2017, 8:22am

PRINCETON – Kmart Corp. is alleged to have failed to pay rent on a Bluefield property.