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California reclaims top spot on 'Judicial Hellhole' list; ATRA bemoans state's adoption of 'innovator liability'

By John Breslin | Dec 4, 2018

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) - California tops the list of jurisdictions regarded as "Judicial Hellholes" by a national civil justice reform group.

Widow sues asbestos products makers in wrongful death case

By Lhalie Castillo | Oct 29, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A widow is suing Carrier Corp., Flowserve US Inc., Honeywell International Inc., which are asbestos products manufacturers, alleging failure to warn and negligence involving the hazards of asbestos.

Asbestos exposure in North Carolina caused cancer, man alleges

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges that exposure to asbestos at companies in North Carolina caused him to develop lung cancer.

Union Carbide, others named in daughter's suit over mother's mesothelioma death

By Lhalie Castillo | Sep 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges her mother developed and died of mesothelioma after she was exposed to asbestos from washing her husband's work clothes.

Monsanto and BASF face new litigation over dicamba formulations

By Sam Knef | Aug 8, 2018

Monsanto and BASF Corporation face a new lawsuit over use of their herbicides Xtendimax and Engenia.

Man alleges Honeywell, others failed to warn of asbestos dangers

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 6, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges exposure to asbestos during his career in the 1970s caused him to develop lung cancer.

Husband and wife file asbestos injury suit against Honeywell, others

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 24, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A couple alleges that the husband's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure from products by companies headquartered in Missouri.

Former insulator files suit against Ingersoll-Rand, others over asbestosis diagnosis

By Lhalie Castillo | May 7, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis man alleges that he developed a disease due to exposure to asbestos during his career.

Woman sues Merck over birth control ring

By John Breslin | May 5, 2018

A California woman who claims to have suffered serious injury from the use of a birth control ring is suing several companies now linked to the product.

Man files suit against General Gasket Corp., Honeywell over mesothelioma diagnosis

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 26, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges asbestos exposure during his career and through his parents caused him to develop mesothelioma.

Laborer alleges lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure from products manufactured by Honeywell International, others

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 24, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A former laborer alleges asbestos in products he worked with during his career caused him to develop lung cancer.

Man names Ace Hardware, Autozone in mesothelioma suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 11, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges exposure to asbestos during his career caused him to develop mesothelioma.

Man alleges asbestos exposure from Cerro Flow, others' products caused mesothelioma

By Lhalie Castillo | Apr 11, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges he was injured from exposure to asbestos during his career.

Woman alleges Essure device caused injuries

By Lhalie Castillo | Mar 29, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A 35-year-old St. Louis County woman alleges she was damaged by the use of a birth control device.

Woman alleges talc-based Johnson & Johnson products caused mesothelioma

By Lhalie Castillo | Mar 23, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she developed mesothelioma from the use and exposure to talc-based products.

Crown Cork & Seal, others named in asbestos-related negligence suit

By Lhalie Castillo | Feb 15, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A woman is suing Crown Cork & Seal USA Inc., Gardner Denver Inc., Honeywell International Inc., and others, asbestos products manufacturers and users, alleging failure to warn and negligence.

Man claims lung cancer caused by asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A man who was recently diagnosed with lung cancer is suing Archer Daniels Midland Co., Baltimore Aircoil Co. Inc., Caterpillar Inc. and others, citing alleged negligence.

Former insulator claims makers of asbestos products to blame for cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 14, 2017

ST. LOUIS — A former insulator is suing Crane Co., A.W. Chesterton Inc., BASF Corp. and other asbestos products manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

Companies accused of not warning workers of asbestos risks

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 9, 2017

ST. LOUIS — Surviving heirs are suing companies that used or manufactured asbestos products, citing alleged negligence.

NuvaRing makers accused of not explaining risks of product

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 26, 2017

CAMDEN — A Houston woman is suing the makers and distributors of NuvaRing, citing alleged breach of implied warranty.

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