West Virginia Consumer Law

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We cover Bankruptcy, Probate & Inheritance LawUnemployment BenefitsWage & Hour Laws, Obamacare (ACA -Affordable Care Act), Child Custody Law, and Democracy & Voting Rights.

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Tools and Resources for West Virginia Consumers

Bankruptcy & Debt

West Virginia Inheritance Law & Probate Procedure

West Virginia Unemployment Benefits

West Virginia Wage & Hour Law

  • West Virginia Minimum Wage:  

    The minimum wage in West Virgina is $8.75 an hour. Because this is higher than the federal minimum wage of $7.25, employees in The Mountaineer State must be paid at least $8.75 an hour. 

    Kanawha County Minimum Wage

    The minimum wage in Kanawha County is currently $8.75 an hour, the state minimum wage.

  • Overtime Pay: Every state has rules about weekly maximum hours and overtime. Learn about the overtime laws in West Virginia and whether they apply to you.
  • Wage Claims: If you're being unlawfully underpaid, you need to learn how to file a "Wage Claim" in West Virginia. 
  • Tips : Every state has special pay rates for tipped workers. Find out the rules for tipped workers in West Virginia.

Child Custody & Family Courts in West Virginia 

West Virginia Obamacare

Democracy In West Virginia, Your County, your city 

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