News from April 2011

Jackson Hewitt says plaintiff had scheme to cheat on taxes

By Steve Korris | Apr 1, 2011

Chambers HUNTINGTON – Tax preparer Jackson Hewitt claims a Bailey & Glasser client who started a class action over refund anticipation loans obtained one in a scheme to cheat on her taxes.

Forensic animation services available in Charleston

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 1, 2011

Media Center's Senior Computer Animator Joe Justice. (Photo by Kyla Asbury) CHARLESTON – There are certain events that are better seen than explained and the Media Center's Senior Computer Animator Joe Justice uses forensic animation to help attorneys demonstrate these types of events.

My mama told me, 'You better shop around!'

By The West Virginia Record | Apr 1, 2011

While Smokey Robinson's mother may have advised him to "shop around," she was talking about courtship not courtrooms.

Actavis lawyer questions lack of publicity for settlement

By Steve Korris | Apr 4, 2011

Goodwin CHARLESTON – Lawyers who sued drug maker Actavis and distributor Mylan tell U.S. District Judge Joseph Goodwin they deserve $6 million for achieving a great settlement, but Actavis lawyer Matthew Moriarty of Cleveland wonders why they don't tell the world.

Court enters default judgment in Charleston man's death of more than $400,000

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 4, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A final order in a 2008 lawsuit involving the death of a Charleston man was issued March 7 for damages of more than $400,000.

Justices, AG, others discuss FOIAs with group from Republic of Georgia

By The West Virginia Record | Apr 5, 2011

Workman CHARLESTON -– A group from the Republic of Georgia visited Monday with members of the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia and the state Attorney General, among others, to discuss the Freedom of Information Act.

Business4Breakfast seminars set for April 19, April 22

By The West Virginia Record | Apr 5, 2011

HUNTINGTON -- Huddleston Bolen announced that two Business4Breakfast seminars will be held in April.

Charleston woman says she was wrongfully fired from Headwaters

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 5, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing Headwaters Inc. after she claims her employment was wrongfully terminated.

Spider bite leads to lawsuit

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 5, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing Blue Ridge Nursing LLC after he claims he was bitten by a spider.

Woman accuses security firm of workers' comp discrimination

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 5, 2011

CHARLESTON -- A former employee is suing G4S Secure Solutions after she claims it subjected her and possibly other employees to workers' compensation discrimination.

Shoals woman blames HIMG, doctor for husband's death

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 5, 2011

HIMG HUNTINGTON -- A Shoals woman is suing HIMG and a Huntington physician after she claims they are responsible for her husband's death.

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