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Insurer says business owner forged name

Melody Dareing Jul. 1, 2014, 11:44am

LOGAN -- An insurance company is suing an automotive group after the business owner allegedly signed a cancer patient’s name to life insurance paperwork.

Patient blames hospital for multiple surgeries

Melody Dareing Jul. 1, 2014, 11:50am

PRINCETON -- A hospital patient is suing, claiming a misdiagnosis and failure to communicate complaints to her doctor resulted in multiple surgeries and a longer healing period.

Man claims Nitro officers beat him, kidnapped his child

Melody Dareing Jul. 1, 2014, 12:01pm

CHARLESTON -- A father is suing a city and three police officers on claims he was beaten in jail and they kidnapped his infant child.

Charleston officer says Huntington P.D. violated his civil rights

Chris Dickerson Jul. 1, 2014, 12:24pm

HUNTINGTON –A ranking Charleston police officer filed a federal complaint against a local police department and one of its officers, alleging civil rights violations.

Mylan taken to court over HIV drug patents

Melody Dareing Jul. 1, 2014, 12:58pm

CLARKSBURG – A leading Southern medical institution is suing a pharmaceutical company in a patent battle.

AstraZeneca says Mylan infringed on diabetes drug patent

Melody Dareing Jul. 1, 2014, 1:01pm

CLARKSBURG – A drug company is suing a pharmaceutical company in a patent issue involving medication for Type 2 diabetes.

Morrisey warns of credit card 'fix' scam

Chris Dickerson Jul. 1, 2014, 1:07pm

CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey is warning West Virginia consumers to be careful when receiving calls regarding their credit or debit cards being canceled or deactivated.

Woman blames employer, co-worker for head injury

Matt Russell Jul. 2, 2014, 10:04am

PRINCETON -- A woman is suing her employer and a co-worker after allegedly suffering head injuries.

Rider blames ATV maker, dealer for injuries

Matt Russell Jul. 2, 2014, 10:07am

PRINCETON -- A faulty part on an ATV is the alleged cause of an accident and injuries in a Mercer County filing.

Ohio woman files slip-and-fall suit against Mountaineer Park

Annie Cosby Jul. 2, 2014, 10:43am

NEW CUMBERLAND – An Ohio woman is suing a race track and gaming resort, claiming she was injured in a restroom.

Passenger claims she fell out of moving truck

Matt Russell Jul. 2, 2014, 10:56am

PRINCETON -- A trucking company is being sued after a passenger allegedly fell out of a moving truck and suffered serious injuries.

Man says Ford should pay for truck repairs

Matt Russell Jul. 2, 2014, 10:58am

PRINCETON -- A Mercer County man is suing Ford, claiming the truck he purchased required multiple repairs that should be covered under warranty.

Man's estate accuses doctor of medical negligence

Matt Russell Jul. 2, 2014, 11:01am

POINT PLEASANT – A doctor and his clinic face a lawsuit after the doctor allegedly failed to properly document a patient's treatment.

More than 100 business leaders attend Spilman symposium

Staff reports Jul. 3, 2014, 8:52am

CHARLESTON — Spilman Thomas & Battle PLLC says nearly 125 business leaders from the Mid-Atlantic region gathered June 27 for the law firm’s West Virginia SuperVision symposium, which focused on helping businesses prepare for what’s next in employment challenges.

PERSONNEL FILE: Martin & Seibert announce leadership change

Staff reports Jul. 3, 2014, 9:04am

MARTINSBURG – Following a recent shareholders meeting, Martin & Seibert L.C. adopted a change in firm leadership.

Jackson Kelly adds Indiana firm via merger

Staff reports Jul. 3, 2014, 9:10am

CHARLESTON – Jackson Kelly has announced that Rudolph, Fine, Porter and Johnson, LLP, of Evansville, Ind., has elected to merge its 20 person practice into the Firm, effective July 1, 2014.

PERSONNEL FILE: Three W.Va. Nelson Mullins attorneys recognized in Legal 500

Staff reports Jul. 3, 2014, 9:26am

HUNTINGTON – Legal directory publisher The Legal 500 has recognized Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP in two practice areas along with 10 attorneys, including three attorneys from the firm's Huntington office.

Oak Hill couple sue school board after wreck with bus

Matt Russell Jul. 3, 2014, 9:29am

FAYETTEVILLE – An Oak Hill woman and her husband are suing after the wife was allegedly involved in a vehicle accident.

Woman slips on pile of sugar at Walmart

Matt Russell Jul. 3, 2014, 9:33am

FAYETTEVILLE – Wal-Mart is being sued after a shopper allegedly slipped and fell.

Four suits claim WVAWC supplying contaminated water

Chris Dickerson Jul. 3, 2014, 9:56am

CHARLESTON – Four recently filed lawsuits accuse West Virginia-American Water Company of providing contaminated drinking water for years.