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St. Louis physician names Johnson & Johnson, others in asbestos injury suit

ST. LOUIS – A physician alleges he developed mesothelioma as a result of asbestos exposure during his career.

Man alleges asbestos exposure at workplaces in California caused lung cancer

ST. LOUIS – A man formerly employed as an auto mechanic alleges he was exposed to asbestos during his career that caused him to develop lung cancer.

Study on consumer lawsuit loans finds high rates, confusing terms

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AUSTIN, Texas (Legal Newsline) - The broadest study yet of consumer litigation finance – money forwarded to lawsuit plaintiffs in anticipation of a victory in court or a legal settlement – found a “very complicated and circuitous” system in which some borrowers appear to subsidize others and the median interest rate exceeds 40%.

National Railroad Passenger Corporation allegedly failed to provide safe work environment

A train attendant is suing National Railroad Passenger Corporation for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

CBS Corporation, others accused of negligently exposing man to asbestos

An individual is suing CBS Corporation, Delta Star Inc., H. M. Royal Inc. and others for alleged negligence.

Commission seeking applicants to replace Judge Dierker vacancy on troubled St. Louis Circuit

If you have what it takes to be a St. Louis City Circuit Court judge, then the 22nd Circuit Judicial Commission might be looking for you.

Couple claims A.W. Chesterton, others to blame for lung cancer

ST. LOUIS — A couple is suing A.W. Chesterton Co., Bell & Gossett Co., McKesson Corp., and other asbestos products manufacturers and users, alleging negligence.

CBS, DOW, GE named as defendants in asbestos suit

ST. LOUIS — A married couple is suing CBS Corp., The DOW Chemical Co., General Electric Co., and others, makers and users of asbestos products, alleging negligence.

Couple claims asbestos caused husband's lung cancer

ST.LOUIS — A couple is suing CBS Corp., FMC Corp., General Gasket Corp., and other asbestos products manufacturers, alleging negligence.

Amtrak operator's attendant alleges unsafe work environment

ST. LOUIS — An on-board attendant is suing an Amtrak operator, alleging an unsafe work environment.

Usual Suspects: Lawyers used to getting their way in MDL process to lead opioid litigation

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CLEVELAND (Legal Newsline) - There will be a lot of familiar faces in U.S. District Judge Dan Polster’s courtroom in Cleveland on Jan. 31, when lawyers gather for a hearing on multidistrict litigation against the nation’s opioid manufacturers and distributors.

Former automotive maintenance provider blames illness on asbestos

ST. LOUIS — A former automotive maintenance provider who now has mesothelioma is suing Armstrong International Inc., Borg-Warner Morse TEC LLC and other entities, citing alleged negligence.

Couple alleges asbestos manufacturers to blame for wife's cancer

ST. LOUIS — A husband and wife are suing Alliance Laundry Systems LLC,, Brunswick Corp., CBS Corp., and other asbestos products manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

Reversal of DACA would be a huge loss to Missouri

NEW YORK — Immigrants and recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA) have quite an impact on Missouri's economy, which is part of today's iMarch for Immigration, a 50-state campaign calling for Congress to come up with a solution over what is dubbed the "Dreamers Act" by year's end.

Man's heirs blame asbestos makers for his death

ST. LOUIS — A man's surviving heirs are suing numerous asbestos products manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

Former mechanic sues CertainTeed, others, alleging asbestos-related harm

ST. LOUIS — A former mechanic is suing CertainTeed Corp., A.O. Smith Corp., Ajax Magnethermic Corp. and others, alleging that their negligence led to his contracting an asbestos-related disease.

Deceased worker's estate sues manufacturers of asbestos products

ST. LOUIS — The estate of a deceased worker is suing several manufacturers and distributors of asbestos products, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and death.

Married couple blames Missouri companies, others for husband's asbestos exposure

ST. LOUIS — A husband and wife are suing products manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

NuvaRing makers accused of not explaining risks of product

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

NuvaRing makers allegedly failed to disclose risks; case could be transferred to Missouri court

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