CHARLESTON – A resident of the town of Glasgow has sued the municipality, claiming a burst water pipe damaged her home and personal property as well as causing a reduction in her Social Security benefits.
While the $140 billion asbestos trust fund bill stalls in congress, the asbestos litigation problem in America grows. Businesses have declared bankruptcy, jobs have been lost, consumer goods cost more and the country is less competitive.
H. Skip Tarasuk CHARLESTON -- A Fairmont insurance executive who wants to project an "open for business" image for West Virginia, has been named chairman of the Board of Directors of BrickStreet Mutual Insurance Company.
Jane Cline CHARLESTON – Ingersoll-Rand of Montvale, N.J., takes in about $10 billion a year in revenue, but it could forfeit the privilege of doing business in West Virginia over an alleged debt of about $10,000.