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Man alleges exposure to asbestos from products related to Grinnell LLC, others caused cancer

ST. LOUIS – A man alleges exposure to asbestos in Ohio caused him to develop lung cancer.

Consumer alleges Ethel's Edibles products contain artificial ingredient

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis consumer alleges a Michigan baked goods producer falsely labels its products as containing no artificial ingredients.

Consumer alleges Ian's Natural Foods pancrepes are falsely advertised as all-natural

ST. LOUIS – A consumer alleges the markers of the Ian's Natural Foods brand falsely advertises the line's products as all-natural.

Union Carbide Corp., others allegedly failed to warn of asbestos dangers, widow claims

ST. LOUIS – A widow alleges several manufacturers failed to warn of the dangers of working with and/or around asbestos.

Overly informative credit card receipts not enough to sustain Exxon Mobil lawsuit

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit alleging that Exxon Mobil Corporation and two private convenience store operators who printed more information than was necessary on customer credit card receipts.

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.

Union Carbide Corp., others named in woman's asbestos suit

ST. LOUIS – A Kentucky woman alleges her decedent's exposure to asbestos caused him to develop lung cancer.

Arizona attorney reciprocal suspended in Missouri following suspensions in two other states

JEFFERSON CITY – Phoenix, Arizona attorney Cynthia L. Best has been reciprocally suspended following a March 16 Missouri Supreme Court order and her suspension over the same matter in Arizona and Texas.

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%.

Man alleges asbestos exposure from General Gasket, others' products caused cancer

ST. LOUIS – A former mechanic for an Indiana company has filed suit against several Missouri-based companies over allegations he was exposed to asbestos through their products.

Crown Cork & Seal Co., others alleged to have exposed former drywaller to asbestos

ST. LOUIS – A man who worked as a drywaller/plasterer in Texas for almost two decades alleges he developed cancer because of asbestos exposure from products and equipment.

Former mechanic claims asbestos exposure caused lung cancer

ST. LOUIS — A former mechanic is suing A.W. Chesterton Co., General Electric Co., Union Carbide Corp., and other asbestos products manufacturers and users, alleging failure to warn and negligence.

Suit claims Real Mex salsa allegedly not 'all natural' as advertised

ST. LOUIS — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Real Mex Restaurant Inc., a salsa distributor, citing alleged deceptive merchandising practices and unjust enrichment.

Ashman Distributing accused of false merchandising practices

ST. LOUIS — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Ashman Distributing Co., a Virginia corporation, alleging unfair and deceptive merchandising practices.

Consumer sues Colorado corporation alleging false merchandising practices

ST. LOUIS — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against Capello's Holdings Inc., a Colorado corporation, alleging unfair business practices and unjust enrichment.

Insurance salesman told he must follow H&R Block franchise license agreement

KANSAS CITY — A federal judge for the Western District of Missouri has granted H&R Block's motion for a temporary restraining order against a franchisee in New York City.

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.

Woman claims Dierbergs' 'All Natural Chips' are not natural

ST. LOUIS — A consumer has filed a class-action lawsuit against a local supermarket operator, citing alleged deceptive and unfair merchandising practices.

Union Carbide accused of negligence in asbestos suit

ST. LOUIS — A former laborer is suing Union Carbide Corp., A.W. Chesterton Inc., Ingersol-Rand Co., and others, alleging negligence.

Lung cancer patient alleges 3M, others negligent in using asbestos

ST. LOUIS — A former laborer who now has lung cancer is suing 3M Company, Foster-Wheeler John Crane Inc., and others, alleging negligence.