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Union Pacific Railroad employee claims company violated FMLA

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 1, 2017, 12:37pm

ST. LOUIS — A Birch Tree man is suing a railroad company, citing alleged breach of contract by denying family medical leave.

Monsanto allegedly failed to disclose defects of Roundup

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 1, 2017, 12:42pm

ST. LOUIS — Individuals are suing an herbicide maker, citing alleged design defects and failure to warn users of its harmful effects.

Missouri Supreme Court reprimands, reinstates attorneys

Olivia Olsen Jun. 2, 2017, 11:35am

JEFFERSON CITY — The Supreme Court of Missouri recently issued reprimands for two Missouri Bar-registered lawyers and reinstated the licenses of two others.

Indiana man accuses River City Casino & Hotel property owner of failing to follow ADA guidelines

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 2, 2017, 12:28pm

ST. LOUIS — A Johnson County, Indiana, man is suing the property owner and operator of River City Casino & Hotel, citing alleged disability discrimination.

Missouri Supreme Court strikes down parts of law governing how much city courts can collect in fees

Sam Knef Jun. 2, 2017, 9:29pm

JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri Supreme Court has struck down portions of a 2015 state law governing how much money in fines and fees municipal courts can collect.

Appeals panel reverses summary judgment for Fannie Mae in quiet title action

Sam Knef Jun. 4, 2017, 4:56pm

ST. LOUIS — A three-judge panel of the Missouri Court of Appeals Eastern District has reversed a judgment in favor of Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) in a quiet title action against Olivette property owners.

National Railroad Passenger Corp. allegedly failed to provide safe working environment

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 12:56pm

ST. LOUIS — A Froney, Texas, woman is suing a St. Louis railroad corporation, citing alleged negligence in keeping the workplace safe for employees.

St. Louis widow claims health care facilities of negligence

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 1:07pm

ST. LOUIS — A widow from St. Louis is suing a hospital, citing alleged breach of contract and negligence resulting in intentional infliction of emotional distress to others.

Amtrak employee claims defective track resulted in injuries

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 1:13pm

ST. LOUIS — A Spokane, Washington, on-board services employee is suing a St. Louis railroad corporation, citing alleged negligence in keeping the workplace safe for employees.

St. Louis medical facilities accused of negligence by allegedly failing to properly treat patient

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 1:20pm

ST. LOUIS — A patient is suing medical facilities, citing alleged medical negligence by failing to meet required standard of due care.

St. Louis man alleges misleading all-natural label on pumpkin pie in class action

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 1:27pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against a food manufacturer, citing alleged false product information for its labeling all natural product in pumpkin pie products.

Judge issues ruling in coffee bean supplier's dispute with Ronnoco

Sam Knef Jun. 6, 2017, 12:59pm

ST. LOUIS — A federal judge has issued a mixed ruling in a debt and contractual dispute between a St. Louis coffee company and a green coffee bean supplier.

Traders Point Farm Organics accused of misleading consumers 

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 6, 2017, 1:10pm

ST. LOUIS — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against a manufacturer of organic products, citing alleged fraud and unjust enrichment.

Animal caregiver accuses Stray Rescue of St. Louis of discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 6, 2017, 1:18pm

ST. LOUIS — An animal caregiver is suing, owner and executive director of an animal shelter, citing alleged retaliation.

St. Louis County couple alleges law firm failed to file patent documents on time

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 6, 2017, 1:37pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis County couple is suing a law firm, citing alleged breach of duty by failing to file necessary documents.

Man alleges brother died due to Loy-Lange Box Co.'s negligence

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 6, 2017, 1:47pm

ST. LOUIS — A survivor of the deceased is suing a corrugator and custom box manufacturer, citing alleged negligence in safe keeping workplace safe for employees.

St. Louis woman alleges she was discriminated against while working at Quest Diagnostics

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 6, 2017, 1:56pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis mobile examiner is suing a diagnostic clinic, citing alleged racial discrimination and retaliation.

Missouri Supreme Court disbars 2 attorneys, suspends 2 others

Olivia Olsen Jun. 6, 2017, 8:59pm

JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri Supreme Court recently ruled to disbar two Missouri Bar-registered attorneys from the practice of law, place one lawyer on an interim suspension and place another attorney on probation in regards to a stayed suspension.

Missouri Court of Appeals issues mixed ruling on divorced couple’s maintenance dispute

Sam Knef Jun. 7, 2017, 9:29am

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District has issued a mixed ruling in a divorced couple's dispute over monthly maintenance obligations and an award of attorney's fees.

St. Louis County protester accuses public officials of assault and false arrest

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 7, 2017, 1:31pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis County protester is suing public officials, citing alleged assault and false arrest during a peaceful protest march.