DeBarr Trucking Company, Inc. vs. Timothy Callison d/b/a Alert Environmental Contracting, Inc.
PA – Joseph T. Santer; J – Reed
* The plaintiff is suing the defendant, a Bridgeport business, for failing to remit payment for pick-up and delivery of sand and soil from Aug. 17 until Dec. 8. They seek judgment for $50,599.49 and court costs.
Case number: 11-C-409
Travis R. Rector vs. Wal-Mart Stores East, LP d/b/a Wal-Mart and Daniel White
PA- Walt Auvil; J – Reed
* The plaintiff is suing the defendants for wrongful termination and violation of the state Wage Payment and Collection Act when White the human resources manager at the Pettyville location, terminated Rector on June 30, 2010, after he applied for and received long-term disability benefits with the ability to return to work in a non-hazardous environment. Following his termination, Wal-Mart sent Rector two final paychecks, in which one in the amount of $1,779.94 was returned for insufficient funds. He seeks unspecified damages, including reinstatement to his job, civil penalties under WPCA, court costs and attorney fees.
Case number: 11-C-412
Scott Allen Marks, as administrator of the estate of Paul W. Smith vs. Joseph P. Albright, Jr.
PA – Joseph T. Santer; J – Beane
* The plaintiff is suing the defendant, a suspended Wood County attorney, for fraudulent conversion of $14,600 from the estate when he served as executor from July 30, 2008 until June 2, 2010, and failing to file the estate's tax return in 2008 thus incurring a liability of $248.32 for the estate. He seeks judgment against Albright for $22,528.32, including recovery of the $7,680 bond Albright posted to qualify as executor of the estate.
Case number: 11-C-447