BECKLEY — A widow is suing a group of energy and coal companies, alleging her husband's death was the result of their negligence.
News from May 2019
Family of injured boy sues Sky Zone, claiming minor wasn't asked for ID when he falsely signed waiver
CHARLESTON—A family is suing Sky Zone, alleging that their minor son was injured while at the facility.
ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF WEST VIRGINIA: Statement of United States Attorney Mike Stuart Regarding Federal Investigation into 2016 Floods Disaster Relief
United States Attorney Mike Stuart provided the following statement regarding a federal investigation into the 2016 floods disaster relief:
CHARLESTON — U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia Mike Stuart announced a $17 million settlement with Acadia Healthcare on Monday during a press conference.
WHEELING – The minority vice chairman of the House of Delegates Judiciary Committee is criticizing last week’s $37 million state settlement with a drug company.
CHARLESTON – On December 12, 2018, Gov. Jim Justice appointed me to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia. At that time, I assumed that I would have a reasonable amount of time to make the transition from 23 ½ years on the circuit bench in Raleigh County to taking office and starting my career as a Justice in Charleston. Wrong!
PRINCETON – A Virginia woman is seeking damages from a Salt Rock man and business over an auto accident that occurred at an intersection in Princeton.
BECKLEY – A motorist is seeking damages from a North Carolina man and his employers over a rear-end collision in Beckley.
WHEELING – A Wheeling company alleges a Morgantown business owes more than $34,000 for merchandise purchased on a commercial credit account.
BECKLEY – A Lewisburg woman is suing a financial adviser and a business after she allegedly lost thousands that she invested based on their recommendations.
BECKLEY – A Fayette County woman is suing Walmart Transportation and a Kentucky man over a collision in a parking lot of the retail store in Beckley.
PRINCETON – A Fayetteville couple is suing a Princeton company over allegations a home they purchased was delivered with defects.
MOUNDSVILLE – A Marshall County woman alleges she resigned from employment with a Moundsville facility after she was reprimanded for reporting suspected patient abuse.
WHEELING – The parents of a Wheeling child allege the minor was injured because a screw used to anchor a porch swing at a rental property failed and caused the child to fall.
CHARLESTON – Attorney General Patrick Morrisey says most of the money from the $37 million settlement with McKesson will be used for substance addiction treatment in the state.
The Chambers USA America’s Leading Lawyers for Business rankings for 2019 include 17 Steptoe & Johnson PLLC attorneys.
Chambers USA recognizes Orrick in 41 litigation, transactional and regulatory practice areas, including Band 1 rankings in practices of importance to the tech, energy & infrastructure and finance sectors.
MARTINSBURG — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey amended his previous complaint against Berkeley County educators to add the school principal, deputy superintendent and the Berkeley County Board of Education.
MORGANTOWN – West Virginia is one of the states hit hardest by the opioid crisis. The American Enterprise Institute estimates the annual cost to the state is $8.8 billion annually.
Remember the hilarious response of state Supreme Court Justice Margaret Workman to the justified outrage when West Virginians found out about her and her fellow justices’ lavish use of taxpayer funds to make themselves more comfortable at our expense?