ST. LOUIS – An insurance company is alleged to have refused to pay a man the benefits he is entitled to in a claim over injuries sustained in an auto accident.
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has selected Shareholders Margaret Parnell Hogan (Denver) and Jennifer Youpa (Dallas) as the new co-chairs of the firm’s Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI), succeeding founding members Linda Headley (Houston) and Dionysia Johnson-Massie, (Atlanta) who will continue to focus on their full-time practices.
PHILADELPHIA – Companies facing million-dollar lawsuits in Philadelphia can celebrate today, as what would have been the first talc-related asbestos trial held in the city has seen a judge cut off the plaintiff’s case before it could ever get to a jury.
ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis consumer alleges the label on a brand of marinated mushrooms deceptively claims that the product does not contain preservatives.
ST. LOUIS – A consumer alleges Lindsay Naturals Spanish Manzanilla Olives are falsely advertised as having no preservatives.
Consumer alleges Glory Foods black-eyed peas product is falsely advertised as having no preservatives
ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis consumer alleges a canned vegetable is falsely advertised as having no preservatives.
Husch Blackwell has signed on to take the Well-Being Pledge, part of a campaign by an American Bar Association working group to improve the substance use and mental health landscape of the legal profession.
ST. LOUIS – A locomotive engineer alleges he sustained injuries to his spine while working in a St. Louis rail yard in a fall.
Husch Blackwell partner Michael Bridges has been named among the firms and individuals who will receive 2019 Pro Bono Service Awards from The Legal Services Corporation (LSC).
ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges exposure to asbestos through family members caused her to develop mesothelioma.
ST. LOUIS – A woman alleges she was injured in an accident in St. Charles caused by an uninsured motorist and an insurance company has failed to pay her a reasonable amount.
The Lanier Law Firm’s courtroom victory that saw $4.69 billion awarded to 22 ovarian cancer victims and their families has been named the No.1 Most Impressive Plaintiff Verdict of 2018 by Courtroom View Network.
Husch Blackwell partner Steve Levine has been named by 5280 as a Top Lawyer in Marijuana Law.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - New York’s specialized court for asbestos lawsuits could become a pivotal battleground for litigation over talcum powder as plaintiff lawyers seek to establish a record of wins in a court system known for liberal rules and big jury verdicts.
ST. LOUIS – Four individuals have filed a potential class action suit over allegations that Canada Dry Ginger Ale only contains a minimal amount of processed ginger flavoring compound.
TEXARKANA – The U.S. Department of Justice is asking federal judges around the country to dismiss lawsuits it says are brought by shell companies that misrepresent their true purposes - filing meritless litigation against health care companies.
ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis woman alleges her insurer has failed and refused to pay her claim for underinsured motorist coverage.
ST. LOUIS – A former Ford Motor Co. employee and his wife allege exposure to asbestos during his career caused him to develop lung cancer.
ST. LOUIS – Several individuals residing in Houston, Texas allege their decedent's lung cancer death was caused by exposure to asbestos.
HUSCH BLACKWELL LLP- MISSOURI: Ericka Simpson Conner Joins Young Friends of Legal Services of Eastern Missouri Board
Husch Blackwell’s Ericka Simpson Conner has joined the Board of the Young Friends of Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM).