News from April 2019

Logan County property owners allege Ecosystem Investment Partners encroached on land for rock harvesting

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 9, 2019

LOGAN – Three Logan County property owners allege a Maryland company conducting business in the county encroached on their properties when it was harvesting rock.

Wheeling residents allege neighboring property is unlawfully used for timber, limestone excavation

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 9, 2019

WHEELING – A Wheeling couple is suing a timbering company over allegations its unlawful development has caused property damage.

Former Lexington Coal employee files suit over termination after medical leave

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 9, 2019

LOGAN – A Delbarton man is suing his Milton employer over allegations he was terminated in retaliation after taking time off at a doctor's orders.

Homeowner alleges Westfield Insurance wrongfully denied property damage claim

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 9, 2019

WHEELING – A Valley Grove man alleges his insurer wrongfully denied his claim for property damage allegedly caused by mine subsidence.

Paramount Senior Living at Ona resident files suit after another resident struck her with bed rail

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 9, 2019

HUNTINGTON – A Cabell County woman is suing a senior living center after a male resident at the facility struck her with a bed rail.

Man alleges Capital Accounts harassed him with collection calls at work

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 9, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Fayette County man is suing a debt collection agency over allegations it harassed him with the collection of an alleged debt.

ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF WEST VIRGINIA: Justice Department observes national crime victims’ rights week with events throughout the country

By Press release submission | Apr 9, 2019

In observance of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, April 7-13, 2019, the Northern District of West Virginia’s United States Attorney’s Office will speak to several schools about social media, online safety and drug prevention, as well as hold a human trafficking training in Shepherdstown, all to help prevent and support victims in the district.

West Virginia committed to remain a national leader in election cybersecurity

By David Tackett | Apr 9, 2019

CHARLESTON – The old saying goes, “Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.” When it comes to technology, the new saying is, “Hack me once, shame on me.”

2019 Legislative Session: A victory for Agriculture

By Kent Leonhardt | Apr 9, 2019

CHARLESTON – With the 2019 Legislative Session in the books, we now have time to reflect on what our state leaders have accomplished.

West Virginia is really cooking now

By The West Virginia Record | Apr 9, 2019

People used to work in their homes. The frontier family and the mom-and-pop shop were the norm once. Maybe they will be again.

JACKSON KELLY PLLC: Jackson Kelly PLLC Attorney Honored with Distinguished Pro Bono Award

By Press release submission | Apr 10, 2019

Rachel Ludwig will be honored at the State Bar Annual Reception to be held on April 7 at 7:00 p.m. at the Embassy Suites in Charleston. Legal Aid of WV will present Rachel with the Distinguished Pro Bono Award.

Rebekah Coal allegedly failed to pay Flemington man per agreement

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

GRAFTON – A Flemington man alleges a Thornton-based coal company failed to pay him money due under an agreement.

Former Warren Distribution employee alleges age, disability factors in termination

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

WHEELING – An Ohio man alleges he was terminated by his Glen Dale employer due to his age and disability.

Laboratory Corp. of America alleges Williamson Medical Group owes more than $17,000

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

WILLIAMSON – A North Carolina company alleges a Kentucky business failed to pay it for services provided.

Vecellio and Grogan Inc. accused of retaliatory termination after employee reported unsafe working conditions

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

BECKLEY — A man is suing his employer, alleging that he was terminated after raising concerns about safety and needing medical leave.

Man alleges F-5 Investigation breached peace when repossessing his vehicle

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

BECKLEY – A Bradley man alleges a repossession company breached the peace when it repossessed his vehicle.

South Carolina man files medical negligence suit against Raleigh County dentist over tooth implants

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 10, 2019

BECKLEY – A South Carolina man alleges a Raleigh County dentist negligently placed tooth implants and caused the loss of those implants and other issues.

AG's office wins judgment against Putnam County flooring contractor

By Chris Dickerson | Apr 10, 2019

CHARLESTON — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey's office has won restitution, a civil penalty and a court order to permanently block a Putnam County flooring contractor from any future work in the area of home improvement sales and installation.

Putnam man files lawsuit over school board decision to stay open during teacher walkout

By Chris Dickerson | Apr 10, 2019

WINFIELD – A Putnam County man has filed a lawsuit against the county Board of Education regarding the decision to keep schools open in February when every other county board in the state closed because of a two-day teacher strike.

Man files suit against city of Beckley, Travelers Indemnity over collision with city employee

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 11, 2019

BECKLEY – A Raleigh County man and a minor child are seeking damages from their insurer and the city of Beckley over an auto accident in the city with one of its employees.

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