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Ky. woman blames opioid companies, medical providers for son's O.D. death

By Chris Dickerson | May 31, 2018

CHARLESTON – A Kentucky woman blames nine drug companies as well as a host of doctors, medical facilities and pharmacies for her son’s opioid overdose.

CALA: Innovator liability litigation could have stifled development of new drugs

By Chris Dickerson | May 17, 2018

CHARLESTON – The state Supreme Court’s ruling that a consumer can’t bring a claim against a brand-name drug manufacturer when they took a generic version is drawing reaction from both sides of the issue.

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In proposed Monitronics $28 Million TCPA settlement, attorneys would pocket $9.3M and class members $38

By Karen Kidd | Apr 26, 2018

WHEELING. W. Va. (Legal Newsline) – Individual plaintiffs in multidistrict Telephone Consumer Protection Act litigation stand to pocket $38 each in a $28 million settlement proposed in federal court in March.

Consumer claims loan with Countrywide has illegal balloon payment

By Philip Gonzales | Mar 14, 2018

HUNTINGTON – A Barboursville woman alleges her late husband was induced into a loan with an illegal balloon payment.

Huntington man sues ex-wife, others for exploitation of child

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 12, 2018

NEW YORK – A Huntington man is suing is ex-wife and others after he claims they have exploited a child custody proceeding for their own gain.

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

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 17, 2017

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

Wells Fargo Bank seeks reformation of deed of trust on Oceana property

By Louie Torres | Oct 16, 2017

PINEVILLE – A financial institution is seeking the court's assistance with regards to an Oceana property.

Bank accuses JP Morgan Chase of breaching agreement

By Philip Gonzales | Jul 6, 2017

BECKLEY — A bank is suing JP Morgan Chase, alleging breach of loan agreement.

West Virginia-American Water accused of discrimination

By Wadi Reformado | Jun 21, 2017

An employee is suing American Water Works Service Company, American Water Works Company Inc., West Virginia-American Water Company and Jeff McIntyre, citing alleged age and disability discrimination.

Justice says majority’s decision ignores facts of record in MedExpress appeal

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 27, 2017

CHARLESTON – West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Robin Jean Davis issued a dissenting opinion in an appeal, saying that she believes the majority opinion ignores facts of record in favor of a “narrow construction of allegations set forth in the complaint.”

Justices say medical professional liability law applies in MedExpress appeal

By Kyla Asbury | Feb 17, 2017

CHARLESTON – The West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals has ruled that the Medical Professional Liability Act applies in an appeal in a lawsuit against MedExpress for injuries.

'Middle market' firms make outsized contribution to West Virginia's economic health

By Jamie Kelly | Jun 15, 2016

West Virginia ranks 19th in the nation for the percentage of so-called “middle market” companies in the state, which contribute an outsized portion to both tax revenues and jobs, according to the latest Middle Market Power Index from American Express and Dun & Bradstreet.

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