News from May 2019

Interest owners allege Horner's Oil & Gas Production drilled well without authorization

By Carrie Bradon | May 3, 2019

NEW MARTINSVILLE – Two residents of Ohio and Arizona who own oil and gas interests in Wetzel County allege a well was placed on the property without their authorization.

Homeowner alleges Howard Home Improvement failed to complete addition

By Carrie Bradon | May 3, 2019

MOUNDSVILLE – A Moundsville woman alleges a Pennsylvania business failed to complete the construction of an addition to her home.

Panhandle Cleaning & Restoration alleges it is owed more than $7,000 for remediation work

By Carrie Bradon | May 3, 2019

WHEELING – A Wheeling cleaning and restoration company alleges it was not paid for remediation work done at a Parkersburg property.

Man files suit over alleged hostile work environment against Alliance Coal, Tunnel Ridge

By Carrie Bradon | May 3, 2019

WHEELING – A Wheeling man alleges his race was a factor in his constructive discharge by his employers.

Daughters of Home Away from Home Assisted Living Center patient file suit over fall

By Carrie Bradon | May 3, 2019

GRAFTON – Three Grafton sisters allege their father was not properly supervised as a patient of a nursing facility.

Woman sues Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort after employee allegedly struck her with door

By Carrie Bradon | May 3, 2019

NEW CUMBERLAND – A patron of the Mountaineer Casino Racetrack & Resort alleges she was injured when an employee struck her with a door and caused her to fall.

Manchin criticizes state's 'sweetheart' $37 million settlement with McKesson

By Chris Dickerson | May 3, 2019

CHARLESTON – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey again are having a war of words regarding a state settlement with a drug company.

Stuart announces federal investigation into use of FEMA funds

By Kyla Asbury | May 3, 2019

CHARLESTON — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia Mike Stuart opened a federal investigation into the 2016 flood disaster relief.

Berkeley Schools files, drops lawsuit against mother who recorded alleged abuse

By Kyla Asbury | May 4, 2019

MARTINSBURG — The Berkeley County Board of Education filed and dropped a lawsuit against the mother of a special-needs student who recorded audio of abuse her child allegedly suffered at the hands of her teachers.

Settlement reached in hillside collapse litigation

By Kyla Asbury | May 4, 2019

CHARLESTON — A settlement was reached last week between Yeager Airport and construction companies that played a part in the man-made hill that collapsed in March 2015.

Judge agrees to stay Loughry pension case

By Kyla Asbury | May 5, 2019

CHARLESTON — Kanawha Circuit Judge Charles King approved a request to stay for a pension involving former state Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry.

JACKSON KELLY PLLC: Chambers USA Recognizes Jackson Kelly Attorneys and Practice Groups

By Press release submission | May 6, 2019

Chambers USA rated nineteen Jackson Kelly attorneys in its “2019 Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers.”

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Dinsmore & Shohl Receives Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2019

By Press release submission | May 6, 2019

Dinsmore & Shohl is pleased to announce its attorneys have received top rankings, including one Band 1 ranking, in the 2019 Edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business.

Man injured in car accident claims he was subsequently fired by Alford Home Solutions

By Carrie Bradon | May 6, 2019

CHARLESTON — A man is suing his former employer, alleging he was terminated due to an injury.

Kanawha Scales & Systems files lawsuit seeking payment of more than $8,200

By Carrie Bradon | May 6, 2019

LOGAN — A company is suing a corporation that hired it to perform services, alleging it was never paid.

Walker Machinery files lawsuit seeking over $4,500 on open account

By Carrie Bradon | May 6, 2019

CHARLESTON — A machinery company is suing a client, alleging it was never paid for materials provided.

Amedisys Holdings seeks change of jurisdiction in employee's wrongful termination suit

By Carrie Bradon | May 6, 2019

CLARKSBURG — The defendant in a wrongful termination suit is seeking a removal of the case from the Monongalia Circuit Court to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of West Virginia.

Amerigas Propane accused of firing employee who filed worker's compensation claim

By Carrie Bradon | May 6, 2019

CHARLESTON — A delivery man is suing his former employer, alleging he was terminated after being injured on the job and planning to file for worker's compensation.

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