CIVIL FILINGS: Kanawha County

by Kyla Asbury |
Dec. 9, 2011, 1:30am

Nov. 18
Kennis McCoy vs. General Motors, LLC
PA- Michael L. Glasser; J- Paul Zakaib Jr.
* On Sept. 2, 2008, McCoy purchased a new 2008 Chevrolet Truck K1500 for the amount of $29,347.18. McCoy claims the vehicle is defective. He is seeking revocation of acceptance and refund of the purchase price of the vehicle and compensatory damages.
Case number: 11-C-2069

Scott Harrison vs. General Motors, LLC
PA- Michael L. Glasser; J- Paul Zakaib Jr.
* On Aug. 23, 2008, Harrison purchased a new 2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 for the amount of $30,292. He claims the vehicle was defective. Harrison is seeking revocation of acceptance and refund of the purchase price of the vehicle and compensatory damages.
Case number: 11-C-2072

Nov. 23
Frank Staats and Pam Staats vs. Dynamic Construction, LLC d/b/a First Response Restoration
PA- Marvin W. Masters, April D. Ferrebee; J- Jennifer Bailey
* On April 4, the Staats suffered storm damage to the roof of their home and the defendant was contracted to repair the roof. The Staats claim the defendant negligently caused them to suffer additional damages to their home and property by failing to properly protect the home and properly from additional storm and water damage. The Staats are seeking compensatory and punitive damages.
Case number: 11-C-2093

Robert Lewis Compton and Jessica Lynn Compton vs. West Virginia Department of Highways
PA- Guy R. Bucci, Mark A. Barney; J- Paul Zakaib Jr.
* On Sept. 15, 2010, Robert Compton was directed to operate a 400 Class 6-4 Cycle Turbo Champion articulated frame motor grader when the grader "slipped on a steep grand and slid over a hill," according to the suit. Robert Compton claims the grader did not have operable brakes or a seat belt, which caused him to be thrown from the grader, after which his body struck a tree. The Comptons are seeking compensatory damages with pre- and post-judgment interest.
Case number: 11-C-2096

Nov. 28
Lillian A. Crawford vs. S.E. Cemeteries of West Virginia, Inc., d/b/a Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens; and LOI Charleston, Inc. d/b/a Tyler Mountain Funeral Home
PA- Thomas H. Peyton; J- Carrie Webster
* On Dec. 3, 2009, Crawford was a non-trespassing entrant at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens when she fell over an obstruction in the parking lot. Crawford is seeking compensatory damages with pre- and post-judgment interest.
Case number: 11-C-2099

Nov. 29
Kelvin Dean Cook vs. Bob Evans Farms, Inc. and Terry W. Ragalyi
PA- J. Michael Ranson, Cynthia M. Ranson, George B. Morrone, G. Patrick Jacobs; J- Charles E. King
* Cook was employed by Bob Evans from July 1, 1986 until March 13. He claims his employment was terminated because of his age. Cook is seeking compensatory and punitive damages and reinstatement to his former employment.
Case number: 11-C-2114

Glenna Mason and Donald E. Mason Sr. vs. City of Charleston
PA- Paul E. Biser; J- James C. Stucky
* On May 28, 2010, Glenna Mason was attending her granddaughter's graduation ceremony from South Charleston High School at the Charleston Civic Center when she fell due to hand railing that swayed. The Masons are seeking compensatory damages with pre- and post-judgment interest.
Case number: 11-C-2115

Nov. 30
David Maynard vs. Ford Motor Company; Thornhill Group, Inc.; and BB&T Corporation
PA- Kristina Thomas Whiteaker, David L. Grubb; J- Carrie Webster
* On July 22, 2010, Maynard purchased a 2011 Ford Mustang from the defendants. He claims the vehicle was defective. Maynard is seeking that the contract involved be declared canceled and compensatory and punitive damages with pre- and post-judgment interest.
Case number: 11-C-2119

Dec. 1
Ali R. Dabiri vs. West Virginia Office of Technology
PA- Walt Auvil; J- Jennifer Bailey
* The Braxton County man claims the defendant is paying him at a pay level which is discriminatory based on his age, race and gender. Dabiri is seeking injunctive relief, including correction of his pay rate.
Case number: 11-C-2136

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