Beichler v. West Virginia University at Parkersburg

Leman Walton Auvil

Case Conclusion Date:September 16, 2010

Practice Area:Employment & Labor

Outcome:Settled upon remand from WV Supreme Court

Description:Plaintiff was a professor at WVU-Parkersburg. Upon termination he filed action under WV Wage Payment and Collection Act for alleged unpaid wages. Case dismissed on state immunity. On appeal to WV Supreme Court, reversed and remanded for trial. WV Supreme Court found no immunity for wage claims asserted.