The spring 2015 term is officially over! We're in the process of analyzing six cases that were very recently decided. These six blogs will be posted soon. We will also be posting a few end-of-the-term blogs that will review the...
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What notice is required before bringing an implied indemnity claim?
In a car wreck case, the Supreme Court narrowly upholds rulings involving a 911 call and a police officer's right to give an opinion regarding fault.
The Supreme Court is nearing the end of its spring 2015 term. Conferences are scheduled for June 10th, 16th, and 17th. The Court will formally conclude its term on Wednesday, July 17th. We expect to see many opinions released in...
When may a tortfeasor settle with the plaintiff and still sue a fellow tortfeasor for contribution?
Retroactive effect will be given to the Supreme Court's prior decision finding that faulty workmanship is a covered "occurrence" under a CGL insurance policy.
The Supreme Court finds that a car wreck claim and a claim for "med pay" benefits arising out of the same wreck were improperly joined.
In a case involving a performance bond, the Supreme Court gives some needed clarity on the subject of default judgments.
The Supreme Court says that criminal conduct is not an absolute bar to recovery; instead, the jury must weigh criminal conduct along with all other forms of wrongdoing as part of the comparative fault analysis.
The Supreme Court says that West Virginia's water pollution legislation embodies a substantial public policy; therefore, employers may be liable for terminating employees who make complaints regarding water pollution violations.