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Consumers sue Equifax over alleged misrepresented debt

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 20, 2017, 4:04pm

ST. LOUIS — Consumers are suing a consumer reporting agency, citing alleged misrepresentation in debt collection.

Depuy, Johnson & Johnson allegedly failed to warn consumers of the defects of hip device

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 19, 2017, 2:45pm

ST. LOUIS — A Henderson, Nevada, woman is suing the designer and manufacturer of a medical device, citing an alleged design defect that resulted in permanent hip injury.

Man claims he was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma due to Roundup exposure

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 18, 2017, 1:47pm

ST. LOUIS — A Cullman County, Alabama, consumer is suing an herbicide maker, citing alleged design defect and failure to warn users of its harmful effects.

Man accuses Shop 'N Save Warehouse Foods of failing to abide by ADA guidelines

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 17, 2017, 2:44pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis County man is suing a grocery store, citing alleged disability discrimination.

Suzuki accused of selling motorcycle with defective braking system

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 17, 2017, 2:41pm

ST. LOUIS — A legal representative is suing a car manufacturer and dealer, citing alleged negligence and civil conspiracy.

Man alleges Malinckrodt, Cotter improperly disposed of toxic waste, resulting in cancer

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 17, 2017, 2:30pm

ST. LOUIS — A man is suing a biopharmaceutical company and chemical producer, citing alleged negligence in toxic waste disposal, which resulted in fatal injuries.

St. Louis man claims Biddle House retaliated against him for voicing concerns

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 13, 2017, 4:02pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis man is suing community nonprofit and employees for allegedly denying public services as retaliation.

Man accuses Schnuck Markets of failing to abide by ADA guidelines

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 13, 2017, 3:48pm

ST. LOUIS — An individual is suing a supermarket, citing alleged disability discrimination.

Eastern District judge rules for lenders in foreclosure dispute

Sam Knef Jul. 9, 2017, 4:00pm

A federal judge has ruled in favor of lenders in a foreclosure dispute involving a St. Charles property.

Judge finds dispute between Kane International, US Polymers-Accurez belongs in arbitration

Sam Knef Jul. 9, 2017, 10:00am

ST. LOUIS — A district judge recently denied a specialty chemical company's request for a temporary restraining order against St. Louis-based US Polymers-Accurez LLC (USPA), finding the contractual dispute belongs in arbitration.

Magistrate judge upholds denial of Social Security benefits

Sam Knef Jul. 8, 2017, 4:00pm

A magistrate judge has affirmed the denial of disability benefits and supplemental Social Security income to a Missouri man who claimed he suffered from severe back problems, ruptured discs and nerve pain.

Jefferson County couple claims HSBC violated debt collection, credit reporting laws

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 6, 2017, 1:45pm

ST. LOUIS — A couple is suing a mortgage company, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty and unjust enrichment.

Woman alleges she was injured when Lakeview Freight driver struck her vehicle

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 6, 2017, 1:31pm

ST. LOUIS — A woman is suing a freight company and vehicle driver for alleged negligence while driving.

Skypatrol accused of failing to pay for products

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 5, 2017, 1:39pm

ST. LOUIS — A technology company is suing a software tool manufacturer, citing alleged breach of contract by refusing to pay the amount owed due under a contract.

Central Reform Congregation claims insurance company failed to pay for hail damage

Noddy A. Fernandez Jul. 5, 2017, 1:23pm

ST. LOUIS — A Jewish congregation is suing an insurance company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Illinois construction company fined $200 per day while in contempt

Sam Knef Jun. 29, 2017, 4:00pm

A U.S. district judge for the Eastern District of Missouri has found an Illinois construction company to be in contempt of court for failing to provide documents needed for an audit in a lawsuit seeking to collect delinquent fringe benefit contributions.

Missouri Court of Appeals sides with surviving spouse and others in family trust dispute

Sam Knef Jun. 29, 2017, 10:00am

An appeals panel has rejected the breach of fiduciary duty claims of a plaintiff who said the assets in a trust created by his father were not properly preserved.

Truck driver claims Mississippi Lime Co. failed to provide instruction on aligning truck, resulting in injury

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 28, 2017, 2:05pm

ST. LOUIS — An Ottawa County, Oklahoma, truck driver is suing a calcium product manufacturer, citing alleged negligence and failure warn truck drivers visiting its premises.

Federal judge upholds denial of disability benefits for Florissant man

Sam Knef Jun. 27, 2017, 10:54pm

A federal judge for the Eastern District of Missouri has upheld a finding that denied Social Security disability benefits to a Florissant man.

Judge approves class notice in ‘off-the-clock’ action against SSM Home Care

Sam Knef Jun. 19, 2017, 7:09pm

A district judge has approved a class notice in an unpaid overtime case against SSM Home Care.