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DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Dinsmore’s Harrell Joins Capitol Market Board of Directors

By Press release submission | Mar 19, 2019

Dinsmore and Shohl’s Raymond L. Harrell Jr. has been appointed to a three-year term on the Capitol Market board of directors.

Manchin voices opposition to Readler nomination to federal appeals court

By Kyla Asbury | Mar 8, 2019

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) said this week he was opposed to President Donald Trump's nominee for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit, Chad Readler.

Valley Grove man accuses Westfield Insurance of breach

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Mar 5, 2019

WHEELING — A homeowner is suing Westfield Insurance Company, citing breach of insurance policy in the agency's alleged failure to provide proper coverage.

Walker Machinery says contractor breached rental agreement

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Feb 21, 2019

A Caterpillar equipment dealer is suing an excavating contractor, citing alleged breach of duty.

Paint distributor sues contractor for breach of contract

By Philip Gonzales | Feb 7, 2019

A paint distributor is suing a contractor, citing alleged breach of contract.

Newspapers want federal appeals court to unseal data about opioid crisis

By Kyla Asbury | Jan 28, 2019

CHARLESTON — Two newspaper companies have filed briefs in a federal appellate court in order to obtain information involving the opioid crisis.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Raymond L. Harrell, Jr. Joins Dinsmore’s Charleston Office

By Press release submission | Jan 9, 2019

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has added Raymond L. Harrell, Jr. as an associate to the firm’s Charleston office.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Dinsmore Elects New Members to Board of Directors

By Press release submission | Jan 9, 2019

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP issued the following announcement on Jan. 2.Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has elected attorneys Christian Gonzalez and Grahmn N.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Dinsmore Promotes 15 Attorneys to Partner, Partner of Counsel

By Press release submission | Jan 9, 2019

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce J. Corey Asay, Charles E. Baverman III, Kelby T. Gray, Thomas J. Hayes, Jason W. Hilliard, Kerry O. Irwin, Katie P. Jacob, Alina Klimkina, Drew A. Linnenbom, Matt Lockhart, Sarah Mikowski McKenna, Anthony Pisano, Natalie H. Rauf and Arie M. Spitz have been elected to partnership effective Jan. 1. Pamela W. Bridgeport has been named partner of counsel.

From Legal Newsline

Opioid judge rejects dismissal plea, orders first lawsuits to trial

By Daniel Fisher | Dec 20, 2018

CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - Opioid manufacturers and distributors lost their long-shot bid to end more than 1,000 lawsuits against them as the federal judge overseeing multidistrict litigation rejected their motions to dismiss and ordered the first cases to trial next year.

From Legal Newsline

Opioid plaintiffs: A small percentage of pill shipments were 'suspicious.' Or maybe it's nearly all of them

By Daniel Fisher | Dec 14, 2018

CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - Forced to identify opioid prescriptions they say were “suspicious” and never should have been shipped, Ohio cities and counties came up with a rough estimate. Very rough.

Worker accuses Kroger of age discrimination in employment termination

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Dec 8, 2018

A Mercer County man is suing Kroger, alleging age discrimination, intentional infliction of emotional distress and wrongful termination.

Consumer files suit against General Motors, Triadelphia dealership over alleged truck defects

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 8, 2018

WHEELING – A consumer alleges a truck he purchased at a Triadelphia dealership has issues with its drive chain and is seeking damages from the manufacturer and the dealership.

Trust sues investors, including Segal, for defaulting on line of credit

By Kyla Asbury | Dec 7, 2018

MORGANTOWN — A revocable trust is suing attorney Scott Segal and others after it claims he and several other investors owe on a line of credit issued in 2009.

Supplier alleges sues construction company owes $2,100

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 6, 2018

RIPLEY — A Belle machinery supplier is suing a MIneral Wells construction business, alleging breach of a business agreement.

From Legal Newsline

Cleveland, Akron will try to prove opioid cases without a single bogus prescription

By Dan Fisher | Oct 26, 2018

CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - Plaintiffs in bellwether trials blaming the opioid industry for the nation's addiction crisis have allowed a Monday deadline to pass, apparently without turning over any proof of specific prescriptions that were made in error.

Construction equipment supplier alleges drilling business owes $7,400

By Bree Gonzales | Oct 23, 2018

BECKLEY — A construction equipment supplier is suing a drilling and blasting company, alleging unjust enrichment.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Dinsmore Elects Joseph Leventhal to its Board of Directors

By Press release submission | Oct 21, 2018

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has elected San Diego Office Managing Partner Joseph Leventhal to the firm’s board of directors.

From Legal Newsline

Time running out for lawyers suing opioid industry to show specific proof

By Daniel Fisher | Oct 20, 2018

The judge overseeing multidistrict litigation against the opioid industry has given plaintiffs a stark choice on a tight deadline: Hand over evidence of specific prescriptions they believe were improper or lose the right to present such evidence forever.

Wyoming County landowners accuse mining operators of property damage

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Oct 19, 2018

PINEVILLE — A Wyoming County couple and their daughter are suing U.S. Steel and mining operators, alleging trespassing, negligence and private nuisance.

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