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CORONAVIRUS 2020: ARE MY BUSINESS LOSSES COVERED BY MY INSURANCE?

The onset of the 2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease, commonly referred to as the Coronavirus, is causing significant economic hardship on regional and small businesses. As we now know, government authorities are encouraging us to all act in a socially responsible manner and stay home for the most part, with limitations being added as the days …

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LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST CITY OF WESTON, WEST VIRGINIA BY CITY MANAGER ALLEGING A HOSTILE WORK ENVIRONMENT, BREACH OF CONTRACT, WRONGFUL DISCHARGE, CIVIL CONSPIRACY AND VIOLATIONS OF THE OPEN GOVERNMENTAL MEETINGS ACT

As reported by various media outlets across North Central West Virginia, Simmerman Law Office, PLLC recently filed a Complaint against the City of Weston, West Virginia and various Weston City Council members in the Circuit Court of Lewis County, West Virginia alleging that the City of Weston, West Virginia created a hostile work environment and …

LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST CITY OF WESTON, WEST VIRGINIA BY CITY MANAGER ALLEGING A HOSTILE WORK ENVIRONMENT, BREACH OF CONTRACT, WRONGFUL DISCHARGE, CIVIL CONSPIRACY AND VIOLATIONS OF THE OPEN GOVERNMENTAL MEETINGS ACT Read More

HARRISON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA SURFACE OWNER FILES COMPLAINT AGAINST HG ENERGY II APPALACHIA, LLC, HG ENERGY, LLC AND OTHERS FOR TRESPASS, TORTIOUS INTERFERENCE, CONVERSION, CONSTRUCTIVE FRAUD AND SLANDER OF TITLE

Simmerman Law Office, PLLC recently filed a Complaint against HG Energy II Appalachia, LLC, HG Energy LLC, and others, related to oil and natural gas mineral assets, pipeline developments and interests in Harrison County West Virginia, alleging that HG Energy, and others, improperly trespassed and converted a surface estate in Harrison County, West Virginia, and …

HARRISON COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA SURFACE OWNER FILES COMPLAINT AGAINST HG ENERGY II APPALACHIA, LLC, HG ENERGY, LLC AND OTHERS FOR TRESPASS, TORTIOUS INTERFERENCE, CONVERSION, CONSTRUCTIVE FRAUD AND SLANDER OF TITLE Read More

LAWSUIT SETTLED WITH CITY OF CLARKSBURG ALLEGING VIOLATIONS OF THE WEST VIRGINIA WHISTLEBLOWER ACT

Per multiple media reports, the City of Clarksburg, West Virginia and former City Manager Martin Howe recently settled the lawsuit brought by Simmerman Law Office, PLLC on behalf of Martin Howe against the City of Clarksburg, West Virginia.  As part of the settlement, the City of Clarksburg, West Virginia agreed to pay Martin Howe $209,371.22 …

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LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST CITY OF CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA BY CITY MANAGER MARTIN HOWE ALLEGING MALICIOUS, OPPRESSIVE, AND CORRUPT ACTIONS BY CITY OFFICIALS

As reported by various media outlets across North Central West Virginia, Simmerman Law Office, PLLC recently filed a Complaint against the City of Clarksburg, West Virginia and various Clarksburg City Council members in the Circuit Court of Harrison County, West Virginia alleging that the City of Clarksburg, West Virginia used malicious, oppressive, corrupt, discriminatory and …

LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST CITY OF CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA BY CITY MANAGER MARTIN HOWE ALLEGING MALICIOUS, OPPRESSIVE, AND CORRUPT ACTIONS BY CITY OFFICIALS Read More

OIL AND NATURAL GAS MINERAL OWNER FILES COMPLAINT AGAINST ANTERO RESOURCES CORPORATION ALLEGING BREACH OF CONTRACT AND TORTIOUS INTERFERENCE

Simmerman Law Office, PLLC recently filed a Complaint against Antero Resources Corporation and Antero Resources Appalachian Corporation related to oil and natural gas mineral assets and interests in Harrison County and Doddridge County, West Virginia, alleging that the Antero entities improperly converted the Plaintiff’s oil and gas estates and assets for Antero Resources Corporation’s economic …

OIL AND NATURAL GAS MINERAL OWNER FILES COMPLAINT AGAINST ANTERO RESOURCES CORPORATION ALLEGING BREACH OF CONTRACT AND TORTIOUS INTERFERENCE Read More

CIRCUIT COURT OF MONONGALIA COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA ORDER AFFIRMED ON APPEAL IN LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA

In a recent press release, Simmerman Law Office, PLLC was noted as filing a Complaint in the Circuit Court of Monongalia County, West Virginia on behalf of Greer Industries, Inc. against the City of Morgantown, West Virginia alleging various violations of state law, sounding primarily in state preemption and violations of the West Virginia Constitution.  …

CIRCUIT COURT OF MONONGALIA COUNTY, WEST VIRGINIA ORDER AFFIRMED ON APPEAL IN LAWSUIT AGAINST CITY OF MORGANTOWN, WEST VIRGINIA Read More

DODDRIDGE COUNTY MAN SUES TRACTOR TRAILER COMPANY IN CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA

According to a recent online article, Simmerman Law Office, PLLC filed a lawsuit in the Circuit Court of Doddridge County, West Virginia against a tractor trailer company when a tractor trailer operator allegedly lost control of a tractor trailer, while intoxicated, and caused substantial damage to a barn and water well in Doddridge County, West …

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