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More customers sue over litigation finance agreements, allege illegal interest rates in Missouri

By John Severance | May 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS (Legal Newsline) – Two Missouri residents have filed suit against a litigation finance company in the U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Missouri on April 17 over claims the defendant charged exorbitant interest rates.

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Talc supplier's bankruptcy could be what Johnson & Johnson needs to bring order to costly asbestos litigation

By Daniel Fisher | Apr 29, 2019

WILMINGTON, Del. (Legal Newsline) - Johnson & Johnson has borrowed a page from the legal playbook pioneered by breast-implant manufacturer Dow Corning to try to consolidate thousands of talc lawsuits in a single federal court for resolution.

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J&J says talc lawyers are playing the 'race card' in latest try at giant verdict

By John Sammon | Feb 27, 2019

Opening arguments began Monday in the lawsuit launched by a man claiming that asbestos-tainted baby powder made by Johnson & Johnson caused him to develop mesothelioma.

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Ahead of talc test, NYC judge gives good news to asbestos defendants

By Daniel Fisher | Feb 1, 2019

The January 31 decision could have especially strong implications for lawsuits over talcum powder

Surviving children of woman who worked in St. Louis allege companies failed to warn of hazards of asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | May 29, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The children of a woman who died from complications from mesothelioma allege the disease was caused by exposure to asbestos during her career in St. Louis.

Carrier Corp., others accused of negligence in asbestos suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 7, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A man's surviving heirs are suing a number of manufacturers and users of asbestos products, alleging negligence.

Talcum powder manufacturers face additional suits

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 13, 2017

ST. LOUIS — Consumers are suing a number of talcum powder manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

St. Louis area consumers, others claim they developed cancer after using talc products

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 7, 2017

ST. LOUIS — Consumers have filed a class-action lawsuit against talcum powder manufacturers, citing alleged negligent misrepresentation.

Metro Imaging LLC accuses competitors of trademark infringement

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 24, 2017

&&& A diagnostic imaging service provider is suing Metro Imaging Sandy Springs LLC, Metro Imaging Buford LLC, Metro Imaging Cherokee LLC and Metro Imaging Cumming LLC, citing alleged unfair competition and false designation of origin.

Man says he was hurt by falling boards at Home Depot on Kingshighway Boulevard

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jun 25, 2017

ST. LOUIS — A man is suing Home Depot USA Inc., alleging that he was injured by falling hardware while in a store.

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