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2014-09-16 23:02:38

The Firm is representing hundreds of women who have filed vaginal mesh lawsuits against C.R. Bard, Inc. and other pelvic mesh manufacturers. New York, New York (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Thousands of vaginal mesh lawsuits (http://www.transvaginalmeshlawsuithelp.com/) filed against C.R. Bard, Inc. continue to move forward in a federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Southern District of West Virginia, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an Order dated...

2014-09-15 08:20:59

New State Farm® Data Shows Odds Drivers Will Collide With A Deer Are Rising BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- U.S. drivers are nearly 3 percent more likely to collide with a deer in the next 12 months than they were last year, according to new claims data from State Farm. The odds drivers will hit a deer in the coming year are 1 out of 169, but that likelihood more than doubles during October, November and December, when deer collisions are most prevalent. To view the...

2014-09-12 12:22:02

Government agencies, conservation groups, and businesses celebrate $7 million project to protect iconic landscape MORGANTOWN, W.V., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conservation Fund, The Nature Conservancy, and the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources - allies in the permanent conservation of West Virginia's Cheat Canyon - gathered today with funding partners and the community to celebrate this conservation success story and participate in the dedication of the canyon to the people...

2014-09-11 16:22:44

Honored for 11th Time in the Past 13 Years AKRON, Ohio, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE) remains among the nation's leading utilities in promoting economic development, according to Site Selection magazine. This marks the eleventh time in the past 13 years the company has received this honor. In 2013, FirstEnergy helped attract more than $3 billion in third-party capital investment to its Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia and Maryland service areas that...

2014-09-10 12:22:10

FAIRMONT, W.Va., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Public Service Commission (PSC) of West Virginia will host a series of public comment hearings in October as part of its review of the pending Mon Power and Potomac Edison rate case. The public comment hearings are set for: -- Oct. 1, Days Inn Convention Center, 350 Days Drive, Flatwoods, W.Va., at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. -- Oct. 2, Waterfront Place Hotel, 2 Waterfront Place, Morgantown, W.Va., at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m....

2014-09-09 23:14:37

Jurors In Trasvaginal Lawsuit Trail Award Woman $3.27 Million After Finding Johnson & Johnson’s Ethicon Bladder Mesh Device To Be Defective New York NY (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 Transvaginal Mesh Lawsuit News: A West Virginia federal court jury awarded a woman $3.27 million after finding that Ethicon Inc. was liable for selling faulty transvaginal mesh devices and failing to warn patients and their doctors about the product’s side-effects reports the attorneys at The Oliver Law...

2014-09-08 23:11:31

The Mesothelioma Victim Center has launched a state specific initiative for diagnosed victims of mesothelioma called the West Virginia Mesothelioma Victims Center because they want to make certain diagnosed victims of mesothelioma in the Mountain State really do have access to the nation's most skilled mesothelioma compensation lawyers. For more information diagnosed victims of mesothelioma in West Virginia, or their family members are urged to contact the West Virginia Mesothelioma...

2014-09-08 23:07:20

A federal jury returned a verdict awarding the plaintiffs, Jo Huskey and her husband, Allen, a total of $3.27 million for damages as a result of a TVT-O pelvic mesh sling device, manufactured by Ethicon, Inc., a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson. The couple was represented by the law firms Wagstaff & Cartmell, Wexler Wallace and Motley Rice. Charleston, West Virginia (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 A federal jury returned a verdict this morning following a two-week, bellwether trial in...

2014-09-08 23:01:52

Harry Bell, managing partner of The Bell Law Firm and member of the Executive Committee of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee for Ethicon transvaginal mesh multidistrict litigation, offers insight on a West Virginia jury’s September 5 decision to award plaintiff Jo Huskey $3.27 million. CHARLESTON, W.Va. (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Managing partner of The Bell Law Firm and member of the Executive Committee of the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PSC) for the transvaginal mesh (TVM)...

2014-09-08 08:23:07

HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Gastar Exploration Inc. ("Gastar") (NYSE MKT: GST) is pleased to provide an operational update on recent well results and activity in the Utica/Point Pleasant play in West Virginia and in the Hunton Limestone play in north-central Oklahoma. Well Results The Simms U-5H well in Marshall County, West Virginia, Gastar's first Utica/Point Pleasant well, produced at an initial 48-hour gross sales rate of 29.4 MMcf/d of natural gas on a 30/64ths choke...


Latest West Virginia Reference Libraries

Monongahela National Forest
2013-11-21 13:15:26

Monongahela National Forest, also known as the MNF, is a United States national forest that is located in eastern West Virginia in the Allegheny Mountains. The forest holds 921,150 acres and is separated into four ranger districts known as Cheat-Potomac Ranger District, Gauley Ranger District, Greenbrier Ranger District, Marlinton-White Sulphur Springs Ranger District. There are eight designated wilderness areas within the forest including Dolly Sods Wilderness and Spice Run Wilderness....

Flatwoods monster
2013-08-26 08:20:20

The Flatwoods monster is claimed to be an unidentified species of either a terrestrial cryptid or an extraterrestrial being. It was reported being seen in the town of Flatwoods, West Virginia, on September 12, 1952 on some land owned by a local farmer, G. Bailey Fisher. The witnesses include two brothers, Edward and Fred May, their mother Kathleen, a friend of the boys, Tommy Hyer, along with Neil Nunley, Ronnie Shaver, and national guardsman Eugene Lemon. It was described as being ten...

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vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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