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Woman accuses Raleigh General Hospital of wrongful termination

From staff reports Oct. 20, 2017, 12:52pm

BECKLEY – A woman is suing Raleigh General Hospital for after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated.

Contemporary Galleries accused of failing to pay for work done at Ky. Toyota plant

Lhalie Castillo Aug. 22, 2017, 9:15am

CHARLESTON – A Tennessee corporation claims that a Charleston company did not pay it for work it completed.

Dollar General shopper claims she was injured when knocked into store display

Philip Gonzales Aug. 7, 2017, 1:45pm

CHARLESTON – A Cross Lanes woman alleges that she was injured in a Dollar General store when a delivery man came into the store and knocked her into a display.

Fairdale woman says she was injured after tripping over mat at Burger King

Philip Gonzales Jul. 12, 2017, 7:46am

BECKLEY — A Fairdale resident is suing restaurant operators, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Caterpillar says Clay Cam Logging owes almost $100,000

Philip Gonzales Jun. 28, 2017, 7:56am

An assignee is suing Clay Cam Logging LLC and Douglas C. Bolyard, a debtor and guarantor, citing alleged breach of a sales contract and guaranty agreement.

Parents blame health care providers for son's injuries

Philip Gonzales May 10, 2017, 7:29am

NEW MARTINSVILLE — A Tyler County couple is suing Wetzel County health care providers, alleging their medical negligence caused injuries to their son.

State ranks last in the nation for women on the bench

Jamie Kelly Jul. 8, 2016, 8:40am

West Virginia does an OK job when it comes to representation of people of color on the judicial bench, but is the worst in the nation in terms of the percentage of women as judges, and the reasons why aren’t clear, according to a law professor who co-authored a study on judicial representation.

Couple blame Fed Ex for injury accident

Robert Hadley Apr. 14, 2016, 5:19pm

WHEELING – An Ohio County couple's lawsuit against a shipping service claims a company driver caused an injury accident last June involving the couple’s truck.

Chemical company wants Freedom spill case in federal court

Chris Dickerson Mar. 1, 2016, 12:52pm

CHARLESTON – The company that manufactures the chemical leaked into the Elk River in the 2014 spill that left more than 300,000 people without water for days wants a lawsuit by the administrator of the claim plan heard in federal court. Robert L. Johns, in his capacity as GC Plan Administrator and as Spill Claim Plan Administrator for Freedom Industries, filed his lawsuit Jan. 19 in Kanawha Circuit Court. Freedom Industries Inc. also is listed as a plaintiff in the case against Eastman Chemical

Freedom claim administrator files suit against chemical maker for 2014 spill

Chris Dickerson Feb. 3, 2016, 12:24pm

CHARLESTON – The administrator of the claim plan for the 2014 spill that left 300,000 people without water for days has filed a lawsuit against the company that manufactures the leaked chemical. Robert L. Johns, in his capacity as GC Plan Administrator and as Spill Claim Plan Administrator for Freedom Industries, filed the lawsuit Jan. 19 in Kanawha Circuit Court. Freedom Industries Inc. also is listed as a plaintiff in the case against Eastman Chemical Company, which is based in Kingsport, Tenn

Mom claims defective light fixture fell onto infant

Hoang Tran Jan. 28, 2016, 4:02pm

A homeowner is suing a home manufacturer and financier over claims of negligence after a glass light fixture allegedly fell onto her 11-month-old child.

More than 100 opt out of water crisis settlement

Jessica Karmasek Jan. 13, 2016, 8:37am

CHARLESTON – More than 100 people have asked to be excluded from a class action settlement over the 2014 water contamination crisis in West Virginia. Those wishing to opt out or object to the settlement – in which Freedom Industries executives have agreed to pay $400,000 – have until next month to do so.

Vanguard Healthcare sued over wrongful death allegations

Gene Johnson Dec. 8, 2015, 11:08am

RIPLEY – A woman is suing Vanguard Healthcare LCC and other individuals over claims of  wrongful death.

Driver, U.S. XPress face suit following Wheeling accident

Robbie Hargett Nov. 6, 2015, 1:36pm

WHEELING – An Ohio County woman is suing a Tennessee trucking company and one of its drivers over injuries she sustained in a vehicle collision.

Accident with FedEx truck results in lawsuit

Annie Cosby Sep. 8, 2014, 12:08pm

BECKLEY -- A Raleigh County couple is suing over claims their car was damaged in a collision with a Federal Express Corporation truck.

Man accuses FedEx of wrongful termination

Kyla Asbury May 15, 2014, 7:05am

WHEELING - A former employee is suing Federal Express Corporation after he claims he was wrongfully retaliated against and wrongfully terminated from his employment.

Man settles suit after background check costs him job

John O'Brien Jul. 17, 2013, 2:05pm

HUNTINGTON – A man who claimed an inaccurate background check cost him a job has settled his lawsuit against three companies.

Man says inaccurate background check caused him to lose job offer

Kyla Asbury Dec. 27, 2012, 1:08pm

HUNTINGTON – A man is suing Energy Future Holdings Corporation after he claims it performed an inaccurate background check and caused a job offer to be rescinded.

CIVIL FILINGS: Kanawha County

Kyla Asbury Oct. 12, 2012, 6:30am

Sept. 7

*** SupCo calendar for 9/26 issue

The West Virginia Record Sep. 22, 2011, 3:34am

Argument Docket