Legal Roundup

WARNER LAW OFFICES PLLC: FDA Finds Second Possible Carcinogen in Valsartan Heart Medication

By Warner Law Offices PLLC | Oct 12, 2018

The US Food and Drug Administration has reported finding an additional "unexpected impurity" in three lots of Torrent Pharmaceuticals' recalled blood pressure medication Valsartan.

DITRAPANO BARRETT DIPIERO MCGINLEY & SIMMONS PLLC: 5 Mistakes to Avoid with Insurance Companies

By DiTrapano Barrett DiPiero McGinley & Simmons PLLC | Oct 12, 2018

When dealing with insurance companies, it’s important to remember that they’re not looking out for your rights or best interests.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Team of Experienced Neutrals Set to Lead Dinsmore’s New Dispute Resolution Entity

By Dinsmore & Shohl LLP | Oct 12, 2018

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce the launch of its ADR Center, a full-service dispute resolution practice serving parties’ needs throughout the Midwest.

BORDAS & BORDAS PLLC: Premises Liability Rights in West Virginia – What You Need to Know

By Bordas & Bordas PLLC | Oct 12, 2018

If you have been injured on someone’s unsafe property, you may have a claim to recover damages.

FARMER CLINE & CAMPBELL PLLC: Study identifies factors linked to post-TBI mortality

By Farmer, Cline & Campbell, PLLC | Oct 7, 2018

People in West Virginia who have suffered a traumatic brain injury and who are less mobile or who have less community participation may have higher mortality rates than those who are more mobile and social.

WARNER LAW OFFICES PLLC: Alleged Surgical Errors involving Eye Spark $2.25 million lawsuit

By Warner Law Offices PLLC | Oct 7, 2018

A woman in another state recently claimed that a botched surgery caused her to lose her eyesight.

NELSON MULLINS RILEY & SCARBOROUGH: Nelson Mullins' Andrew Connor Named to The James L. Petigru Inn of Court

By Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough | Sep 30, 2018

Andrew M. Connor, an associate in Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP’s Charleston office, has been named as a barrister to The James L. Petigru American Inn of Court, which is connected to the Charleston School of Law.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Dinsmore Welcomes 21 Associates

By | Sep 30, 2018

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has added 21 associates to the firm across eight offices.

BORDAS & BORDAS PLLC: When Can I File My Case in Federal Court?

By Bordas & Bordas PLLC | Sep 30, 2018

One of the assessments that you and your attorney will make when it comes time to file your case will be whether to file it in state or federal court.

NELSON MULLINS RILEY & SCARBOROUGH: ABA Litigation Section Elects Nelson Mullins' Larry Kristinik as Budget Officer

By Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough | Sep 30, 2018

The American Bar Association Section of Litigation has elected D. Larry Kristinik, III, a partner in Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP’s Columbia office, as its Budget Officer for a one-year term.

BOWLES RICE: Bowles Rice Welcomes Two New Attorneys

By Bowles Rice LLP | Sep 23, 2018

Bowles Rice is pleased to welcome two new attorneys to the firm: Andrea McCardle and Anthony Giresi.

DUFFIELD LOVEJOY STEMPLE & BOGGS PLCC: Which type of disability benefits is the right choice for you?

By Duffield, Lovejoy, Stemple & Boggs PLLC | Sep 21, 2018

Disability benefits are available to certain individuals who are unable to work due specific types of medical conditions or mental impairments.

DITRAPANO BARRETT DIPIERO MCGINLEY & SIMMONS PLLC: Why Are Medical Malpractice Claims Considered Civil Cases?

By DiTrapano Barrett DiPiero McGinley & Simmons PLLC | Sep 21, 2018

If you or a loved one have been injured while under the care of a healthcare professional, you may have grounds for a medical malpractice case.

FITZSIMMONS LAW FIRM PLLC: $4.5 Million settlement for worker who developed Leukemia after workplace exposure to benzene and solvents

By Fitzsimmons Law Firm, PLLC | Sep 21, 2018

Fitzsimmons Law Firm obtained a $4.5 Million settlement on behalf of its client—a worker who developed leukemia at the age of 41 after being exposed to benzene, solvents, and other toxic chemicals at his place of employment.

THE CALWELL PRACTICE PLLC: Personal Injury Protection and West Virginia Insurance Requirements

By The Calwell Practice PLLC | Sep 21, 2018

Personal injury protection (PIP) is a common coverage option auto insurance providers offer. It covers medical expenses and, in many cases, lost wages in the event of an accident.

JACKSON KELLY PLLC: Vivian H. Basdekis Receives CLSA’s 2018 Diversity Law Institute Diversity Award

By Jackson Kelly PLLC | Sep 16, 2018

Jackson Kelly is pleased to announce that Vivian H. Basdekis, Member, received the Construction Lawyers Society of America’s 2018 Diversity Law Institute Diversity Award.

LITTLER MENDELSON: Littler Named 2019 BTI Innovation Champion

By Littler Mendelson | Sep 13, 2018

Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has been named among the 52 top firms for legal innovation by BTI Consulting.

BOWLES RICE: Bowles Rice Welcomes Three New Attorneys

By Bowles Rice LLP | Sep 13, 2018

Bowles Rice is pleased to welcome three new attorneys to the firm: William T. Fahey III, William L. Burner and William M. Lorensen.

BOWLES RICE: Roger Hanshaw elected 58th West Virginia House of Delegates speaker

By Bowles Rice LLP | Sep 5, 2018

On a party-line 62-34 vote Wednesday, the West Virginia House of Delegates elected two-term Delegate Roger Hanshaw, R-Clay, to be the 58th speaker of the House.

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