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Purdue Pharma says recent North Dakota victory shows flaws of latest West Virginia lawsuit

By Chris Dickerson | May 24, 2019

MADISON – Purdue Pharma says a recent decision to dismiss a North Dakota case shows a newly filed lawsuit by West Virginia and other states is flawed.

Lawsuit filed over Charleston's consumer sales and use tax

By Carrie Bradon | May 24, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Charleston resident alleges a tax imposed by the city is in violation of the state's constitution.

Consumer alleges Cruze she purchased at Joe Holland Chevrolet has defects

By Carrie Bradon | May 24, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Fayette County woman alleges a new vehicle she purchased last year had defects that have not been repaired.

Consumers allege Hometown Preowned Vehicles sold them car that was not safe to drive

By Carrie Bradon | May 24, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Putnam County couple alleges they were sold a vehicle that was not safe to drive by a Raleigh County business.

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40 Under 40 winner Chris Stoy helps client to $1.3 million settlement in injury claim

By Robert Hadley | May 24, 2019

Imagine waking up after a blow to the head with little visible damage but the uncanny feeling something isn’t right.

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Mass Roundup settlement could test the limits of tort law

By Dan Fisher | May 24, 2019

SAN FRANCISCO (Legal Newsline) In a court hearing earlier this week, U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria announced he had hired Kenneth Feinberg to oversee mediation talks between Bayer AG and lawyers for thousands of plaintiffs claiming the popular herbicide Roundup causes cancer.

Judge orders Greenbrier to explain why it didn't serve insurance companies

By Kyla Asbury | May 23, 2019

CHARLESTON — U.S. District Judge Joseph Goodwin filed an order on Tuesday ordering The Greenbrier to explain why it didn't serve its insurers or he will dismiss its lawsuit.

Attorneys general, U.S. House file replies to ACA lawsuit

By Kyla Asbury | May 23, 2019

CHARLESTON — Attorneys general from 17 states and the U.S. House of Representatives responded to briefs in a lawsuit in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit involving the Affordable Care Act.

Manchin, Capito endorse Volk at confirmation hearing

By Kyla Asbury | May 23, 2019

CHARLESTON — U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.) endorsed U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Frank Volk on Wednesday during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.

Wayne County deputies say commission made detrimental changes to health benefits package

By Chris Dickerson | May 23, 2019

WAYNE – Four lawsuits filed by Wayne County Sheriff’s Department deputies claim the county commission made changes to their benefits package after they were hired.

Motorist alleges BESL Transfer driver failed to use turn signal before collision

By Carrie Bradon | May 23, 2019

HUNTINGTON – A Charleston woman is suing an Ohio company and its employee over allegations of injuries when a tractor-trailer collided with her vehicle in Huntington.

HOLLAND & KNIGHT: Howard Shecter Receives Ellis Island Medal of Honor

By Press release submission | May 22, 2019

Howard Shecter, senior M&A counsel in Holland & Knight's Philadelphia and New York offices, received the prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor at a gala ceremony at the Ellis Island Museum on May 11.

Estate administrator alleges CAMC's negligence led to patient's death

By Carrie Bradon | May 22, 2019

CHARLESTON – A woman has filed suit against Charleston Area Medical Center over allegations its negligence caused the death of her decedent.

Charleston homeowners allege Shield Roofing misapplied roof, caused damage

By Carrie Bradon | May 22, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Charleston couple alleges their home was damaged by the misapplication of roofing materials by a Kanawha County company.

Woman alleges carbon monoxide poisoning result of Dodrill Heating & Cooling's negligent installation of generator

By Carrie Bradon | May 22, 2019

FAYETTEVILLE– A Fayette County woman alleges she suffered carbon monoxide poisoning because of a negligently installed generator in her home by a Cross Lanes company.

A M Communications technician alleges he was not paid for all hours worked

By Carrie Bradon | May 22, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Boone County man alleges he was not paid by his employer for all the work he performed.

Woman alleges negligent care at Villages at Greystone caused mother's falls

By Carrie Bradon | May 22, 2019

BECKLEY – A woman alleges the negligent care of a nursing facility caused her mother to fall and sustain injuries.

North Carolina man alleges hole at High Lawn Memorial Park caused fall, injuries

By Carrie Bradon | May 22, 2019

FAYETTEVILLE – A North Carolina man is seeking damages for alleged injuries he sustained at an Oak Hill cemetery.

AG amends suit against Diocese to include more counts, more evidence

By Chris Dickerson | May 22, 2019

PARKERSBURG – West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has amended his complaint against the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston.

BUCHANAN INGERSOLL & ROONEY: One of Pittsburgh's Biggest Law Firms is Changing How it Services Clients - Pittsburgh Business Times

By Press release submission | May 22, 2019

Joe Dougherty tells Pittsburgh Business Times that the firm's four industry teams will help capitalize on synergies, bridge silos, create opportunities to build on business and take client service to the next level.

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