Bailey & Wyant, PLLC is pleased to announce that John P. Fuller has received an AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®, one of the oldest and most esteemed attorney lists in the United States. Surveys are sent to other attorneys and judges who have worked with the lawyer being rated. The reviewers are asked to rate colleagues on their ethical standards and legal ability in the specific practice area.
Attorneys Charles R. Bailey, Justin C. Taylor, and Michael W. Taylor presented a “Toxic Tort Basics” seminar to attorneys and claims adjusters for AIG in Jersey City, New Jersey, March 25, 2015. Subjects covered during the “Toxic Tort Basics” seminar included a discussion of general and specific causation, identification and discussion of chemicals subject to litigation, medical monitoring claims, recent cases involving toxic torts, environmental claims, medical monitoring, distributor liability, and mediation.
Managing Member, Charles R. Bailey presented on the topics of labor and employment law, persons with perceived disabilities - dos and don'ts, job performance evaluations,and ethics at a Continuing Legal Education seminar February 6 in Charleston, WV. The CLE was titled “Attorneys Guide to Local Government Law”
Congratulations to Bailey & Wyant partner David J. Mincer, who recently successfully argued before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit in Richmond, Virginia, which affirmed a District Court Order granting the West Virginia Regional Jail Authority summary judgment on a proposed class action case brought by attorneys from NY, PA, OH, and Washington, D.C. on behalf of all West Virginia jail detainees. Said detainees challenged the constitutionality of the Jail Authority’s strip search and delousing policy.