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Court denies motion to strike in a construction payment dispute

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 17, 2018

Dairy Farmers of America and Big-D Construction survived a challenge to their defenses in lawsuit with Springfield Engineering Company.

Class action against Walmart over sales tax moved back to state court

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 17, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A suit filed by a group of consumers against Walmart over allegations it overcharged sales tax on certain online-ordered items has returned to state court.

Insurer 'has duty to defend' Lincoln County in rights suit related to murder case, court says

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri recently denied an insurance company's claim that it was not obligated to defend Lincoln County and Detective Michael Merkel in a civil rights suit related to a murder case.

Appeals court denies Jeep owner's claim that automaker misrepresented safety issues

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently granted Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) a summary judgment in a lawsuit claiming the automaker made misrepresentations about safety issues concerning some of its Jeep vehicles.

10 Missouri counties suing drug firms to recover costs of fighting opioid epidemic

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 6, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Ten Missouri counties, including Jefferson, and the city of Joplin are suing pharmacies, distributors, manufacturers and so-called "pill mills" for the costs of fighting the opioid epidemic.

Hawley suing Wright County online furniture company for deceptive practices

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 2, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY – Attorney General Josh Hawley recently said he is suing an online furniture company in Wright County for deceptive business practices.

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