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Bowles Rice settles $41 million power plant title issue just before trial begins

By Chris Dickerson | Aug 28, 2018

CLARKSBURG – A C​​​​​harleston-based law firm has settled a $41 million issue with a title insurer and avoided a trial.

Ambulance service alleges Marshall County Commission breached contract

By Philip Gonzales | Aug 28, 2018

MOUNDSVILLE — An emergency service provider is suing Marshall County officials, alleging breach of contract.

State alleges Rod's Meats failed to provide workers' compensation

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 28, 2018

CHARLESTON — West Virginia is suing a state meat business, alleging violation of workers compensation acts.

Ford owner alleges vehicle has failed to perform

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 28, 2018

RIPLEY — An Ohio customer is suing Ford, alleging breach of implied warranty.

Weirton property owner alleges deli company owes $22,000 for back rent

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 27, 2018

NEW CUMBERLAND — A Weirton property owner is suing a deli business, alleging it owes more than $22,000 for refusal to apply payments.

Bridgeport couple accuses West Virginia University of constructive discharge

By Philip Gonzales | Aug 27, 2018

MORGANTOWN — A Bridgeport couple is suing a West Virginia University board, alleging age discrimination, hostile work environment, retaliation and constructive eviction.

Hope Clinic blamed for patient's overdose death from oxycodone

By Philip Gonzales | Aug 27, 2018

CHARLESTON — An estate administratrix is suing Hope Clinic PLL, et al, healthcare providers, citing alleged negligence.

Greear says he enjoys first weeks of judgeship, hopeful about November

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 25, 2018

CHARLESTON — Kanawha Circuit Judge Dan Greear says he has enjoyed his first several weeks on the bench while learning the ropes.

Federal judge dismisses most claims in Parkersburg fire suit

By Kyla Asbury | Aug 25, 2018

CHARLESTON — A federal judge has dismissed seven claims in a lawsuit against International Export Import and other companies for a warehouse fire in Parkersburg. The judge left one count remaining in the suit.

Personnel management corporation alleges trucking business owes $13,000

By Philip Gonzales | Aug 25, 2018

CHARLESTON — A personnel management business is suing a Kermit trucking business, alleging breach of contract and unjust enrichment in its failure to pay more than $13,000.

Markwest Energy allegedly built road on property without asking owners

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 25, 2018

WEST UNION — Property owners are suing Markwest Energy Partners LP et al., a Delaware company, citing alleged negligence, gross negligence, nuisance, interference, annoyance and inconvenience, trespass, and unjust enrichment.

Camden Park customer alleges negligence caused her to be ejected from ride

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 24, 2018

HUNTINGTON — A Mingo County woman is suing a Huntington amusement park operator, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

United Talent sues former employee and competitor company for breach of agreement

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 24, 2018

United Talent filed a complaint in Kanawha Circuit Court against Mountaineer Employment Solutions and Brittanie Starcher alleging they breached duties of good faith and fair dealings.

Hanson Ready Mix sued for alleged defective ready-mix concrete

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 24, 2018

CHARLESTON — Connect Inc. is suing Hanson Ready Mix Inc. and Lehigh Hanson ECC Inc., a concrete and cement supplier, claiming a supply of ready-mix concrete was defective.

Couple sues ABC Contracting for negligence

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 24, 2018

David and Erika Lusk filed a complaint in Wyoming Circuit Court against ABC Contracting Inc., alleging that the company failed to provide proper expert opinion.

Couple alleges GMC Acadia failed to conform to warranties

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Aug 24, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Logan County couple is suing General Motors, alleging breach of implied and express warranties.

Customer alleges Wal-Mart negligence led to injuries

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 23, 2018

CHARLESTON — A Charleston woman is suing Wal-Mart, alleging negligence caused her to fall at the defendant's Nitro store.

Female inmate, alleging sexual abuse, sues West Virginia Corrections and prison guard

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 23, 2018

CHARLESTON — An inmate at the Charleston Correctional Center has filed a lawsuit against a prison guard and the West Virginia Corrections department, alleging she was "manipulated and threatened" into performing unwanted sexual acts.

Huntington National Bank sues over alleged debt

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Aug 23, 2018

The Huntington National Bank filed the complaint in Kanawha Circuit Court against the defendants, alleging they breached duty of good faith and fair dealings.

Restaurant owner accuses GM, Liberty Mutual of violating Consumer Protection Act

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 23, 2018

POINT PLEASANT — Restaurant operators are suing General Motors LLC and Liberty Mutual Insurance Co., citing alleged negligence and breach of warranty.

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