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Woman sues Bluefield Daily Telegraph claiming sexual harassment in workplace

By Kyla Asbury | Apr 5, 2019

BECKLEY – A Bluefield woman is suing the Bluefield Daily Telegraph claiming she was sexually assaulted by a co-worker and then fired from her job.

Couple alleges Lowe's negligent installation of refrigerator caused mold growth in home

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 5, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Charleston couple is suing Lowe's over claims that their property was damaged by the poor installation of a refrigerator.

Asseff Insurance is accused of terminating employee because of her epilepsy

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 5, 2019

CHARLESTON — A woman is suing her employer after she claims she was wrongfully terminated due to a medical condition.

Matheson Tri-Gas is accused of negligence that caused couple's home to explode

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 5, 2019

CHARLESTON — A couple is suing a propane company, claiming its negligence led to their home exploding in the middle of the night.

Herc Services alleges it is owed more than $140,000 for work on pipeline project

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 5, 2019

MOUNDSVILLE – A Pennsylvania company alleges the owner of the Mountaineer Xpress Pipeline Project failed to pay more than $143,000 for work it performed.

Student sues Kanawha school board over alleged sexual assault, harassment by G.W. classmate

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

CHARLESTON — A minor student is suing the Kanawha County Board of Education, claiming she was sexually assaulted, harassed and intimidated by another student on school grounds.

Woman claims she fell because of a defective sidewalk in Huntington

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

HUNTINGTON — A woman is suing the City of Huntington following a trip and fall, alleging she was injured on a defective sidewalk.

Paul White Chevrolet alleges customer failed to pay loan in full

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Chevrolet dealership alleges a Fayette County resident failed to pay an auto loan in full.

Borrower claims Alltran Education erroneously placed her student loan in default

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

CHARLESTON — A woman is suing a lender, claiming that her loan was unfairly put in default.

Barboursville Sanitary Board accused of multiple sewage spills on private property

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

HUNTINGTON — A couple is suing a sanitary board, alleging their property was damaged by sewage on multiple occasions.

Former surgical aide accuses Raleigh General Hospital of discrimination, retaliation

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 4, 2019

BECKLEY – A Raleigh County man claims that he was terminated from his position at a hospital because of his race.

Man sues state mental health facility after fellow patient reportedly stabbed him in the eye

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HUNTINGTON — A man is suing a mental health hospital, alleging he was attacked by a dangerous patient.

Couple sues apartment owner, landlord following fall down flight of stairs

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HUNTINGTON — A couple is suing the owner of an apartment after they were both caused to fall, allegedly due to the lack of handrail on a staircase.

Cabell Huntington Hospital is named in negligent care lawsuit

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HUNTINGTON—A woman is suing a hospital, claiming that she nearly died due to the neglect of a medical team.

Kentucky company alleges Revelation Energy owes more than $55,000

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 3, 2019

HUNTINGTON – A Kentucky equipment company is suing a Milton energy company for more than $55,000 for allegedly unpaid accounts.

From Legal Newsline

Webinar on intellectual property available for entrepreneurs, business owners

By Charmaine Little | Apr 2, 2019

Founders and entrepreneurs of blooming businesses are encouraged to get educated on all things intellectual property in one of Financial Poise’s latest webinars, IP-101: What Every Founder/Entrepreneur Must Know. The on-demand webinar, which is sponsored by EisnerAmper, is slated to give special advice for those who have launched their own startup businesses.

From Legal Newsline

Working With Experts webinar planned for April 24

By Charmaine Little | Apr 2, 2019

The Working With Experts course will soon be available for Financial Poise Webinars' Newbie Litigator School’s Winter/Spring 2019 session. It will take place Wednesday, April 24 from 1-2 p.m. Central Standard Time.

Electrician alleges he was terminated in retaliation by Blue Creek Mining for taking paternity leave

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 2, 2019

CHARLESTON – A Raleigh County man alleges that he was terminated by his Kanawha County employer after the birth of his child in retaliation for taking time off.

Putnam County residents allege Hobba Enterprises, others constructed defective home

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 2, 2019

WINFIELD – A Putnam County couple claims that their home was improperly constructed.

Putnam Co. man claims Dodge pickup truck has problems that have not been repaired

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 2, 2019

WINFIELD – A Winfield man is seeking damages after he purchased a truck he believed to be in good working condition that allegedly was not.

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