News from November 2012

PERSONNEL FILE: Jackson Kelly ranked first-tier in mining and natural resources

By Staff reports | Nov 8, 2012

CHARLESTON - Jackson Kelly PLLC has received national first-tier rankings in mining law and natural resources law.  This is according to the recently-released U.S. News Media Group and Best Lawyers® 2013 “Best Law Firms” rankings. The firm’s national ranking will be featured in U.S.News & World Report’s Money Issue, on newsstands Nov. 20.

Couple sues City of Huntington for discrimination

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 9, 2012

HUNTINGTON – A Cabell County couple is suing the City of Huntington and Mayor Kim Wolfe for age discrimination.

Man says Blacktop Industries refuses to pay more than $170,000

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 9, 2012

WAYNE – A Kanawha County man is suing Blacktop Industries & Equipment Company for failing to pay more than $170,000 in debt.

Additional claims of sexual misconduct leveled against Totten in second civil rights suit

By Lawrence Smith | Nov 9, 2012

MARLINTON – In addition to those leveled by Teressa Schoolcraft, Bradley C. Totten will soon have to answer allegations he used his position as a deputy sheriff to exert undue influence over a woman into sex.

Goodbye, Darrell! Hello, Patrick!

By The West Virginia Record | Nov 9, 2012

“Six-term incumbent Darrell McGraw”? We’ll never have to write those woeful words, and you’ll never have to read them.

'Scratch 'em and Sue 'em: Post Civil War Legal Issues' discussed

By Staff reports | Nov 9, 2012

CHARLESTON - Kenneth Bailey will give a talk titled “Scratch ‘em and Sue ‘em: Post Civil War Legal Issues” at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Archives and History Library in the Culture Center, State Capitol Complex, Charleston. Bailey’s talk is free and open to the public.

Wrongful death claimed in suit against Sudar Partners

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 12, 2012

HUNTINGTON -- A man is suing Canyon Sudar Partners, LLC, after he claims it negligently cared for his mother and caused her wrongful death.

Woman sues Canyon Sudar Partners claiming nursing home negligence

By Kyla Asbury | Nov 12, 2012

HUNTINGTON -- A woman is suing Canyon Sudar Partners, LLC, after she claims they negligently cared for her family member.

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