St. Louis has been branded number four on the list of "judicial hellholes" by an organization that wants major reform of the civil liability system.
SAN FRANCISCO - As Monsanto appeals a closely-watched case over its leading weed-killer Roundup, and readies several more cases for trial in both federal and state courts, a looming question is whether the company’s conduct is truly worthy of large punitive damages, one legal expert says.
ST. LOUIS – A man alleges exposure to asbestos during his employment in Georgia led him to develop lung cancer.
H&R Block worker says company has illegal anticompetitive contract, sues for alleged violation of the Sherman Act
An H&R Block worker has sued the company with claims that it schemed to suppress workers’ wages.
A woman arrested for failing to comply with an officer’s orders during the 2017 Women’s March in St. Louis has sued the city in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.
A Southeast Missouri State University baseball player, Broc Kreitler, settled a lawsuit he had filed accusing the university of negligence after he was injured during practice.
A family is seeking damages alleging that the death of their 17-year-old child was partially the fault of the Kansas City Police Department.
ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis-based home building company is suing two former employees for allegedly misappropriating proprietary trade secret information.
CAPE GIRARDEAU – A Kentucky man is has filed a suit over allegations of negligent conduct and wrongful death over an accident involving a tractor-trailer on Interstate 57 that caused the death of his mother.
Estate of minor who survived Table Rock Lake boat accident sues Ripley Entertainment, others for damages
SPRINGFIELD – The estate of a minor who survived a duck boat accident at Table Rock Lake is suing the owner and the operators of the boat for damages caused.
JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri and other states have reached a $6 million settlement agreement with Encore Capital Group Inc., Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced Dec. 5.
SPRINGFIELD – A Ford dealership filed to remove a class action case from the Greene County Circuit Court to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri in the Southern Division on Nov. 23.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (St. Louis Record) — Dexter attorney Jay R. Yorke is no longer on probation following a Dec. 6 Missouri Supreme Court order.
Unregistered, uncompensated 'lobbyist' loses case against Missouri Ethics Commission over free-speech claims
A Missouri man accused of being an unregistered lobbyist was denied his request for a permanent injunction against the Missouri Ethics Commission in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit amid his accusations the entity violated his First Amendment rights to freedom of speech.
ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, Eastern Division ironed out a trademark infringement case surrounding the word “Blueprint” as it granted in part and denied in part a company’s motion for partial summary judgement on Nov. 29.
ST. LOUIS – An insured driver is seeking damages from his insurer over a collision with a tractor-trailer in St. Mary.
White guard at St. Louis Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center files suit over allegedly discriminatory treatment
ST. LOUIS – A Caucasian woman employed as a security guard alleges her race is a factor in her employer's decision not to allow her to work overtime.
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).
ST. LOUIS – A janitorial service company alleges it is owed for services provided to a St. Louis television station.
ST. LOUIS – A tenant of a St. Louis apartment alleges the owner's negligence caused her nearly $50,000 in medical bills.