WVC 30 - 40 - 25
§30-40-25. Collection of compensation.
No person may bring or maintain any action in any court of
this state for the recovery of compensation for the performance of
any act or service for which a broker's license is required,
without alleging and proving that he or she was the holder of a
valid broker's license at all times during the performance or
rendering of any act or service: Provided
, That an associate
broker or salesperson shall have the right to institute suit in his
or her own name for the recovery of compensation from his or her
employing broker for acts or services performed while in the employ
of said employing broker.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session