News from July 2017

Bi-State Development Agency accused of failing to keep passengers safe

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 25, 2017

A bus passenger is suing a transit company for allegedly failing to protect its passengers.

Safe Auto Insurance Company allegedly failed to comply with terms of insurance policy

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 25, 2017

A policy holder is suing an insurance company, citing alleged breach of contract.

Former employee sues Rally's for alleged wrongful termination

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 26, 2017

A former employee is suing a restaurant, citing alleged wrongful termination in retaliation for filing for workers' compensation benefits.

Motorist accused of negligence

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 26, 2017

A motorist is suing Thomas Reeves, another motorist, for alleged negligence.

BT-OH LLC allegedly failed to keep premises safe

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 26, 2017

A Missouri man is suing Moroc Corporation BT-OH LLC, now known as BT-H LLC, for allegedly failing to take safety measures.

MacArthur Justice Center accuses City of St. Louis of withholding information on the death of an individual

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 26, 2017

A justice center is suing several St. Louis government offices over allegations that the agencies deliberately intended to withhold information on the sudden death of a detainee.

Advent Properties LLC, Latham Bell accused of fraud

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 26, 2017

Property owners are suing Latham Bell and Advent Properties LLC, citing alleged breach of contract and fraud.

Appeals court favors St. Louis Community College in tuition rate dispute

By Sam Knef | Jul 27, 2017

A non-U.S. citizen living in Missouri under a program that provides reprieve from being removed from the country must pay the international tuition rate if she wants to attend St. Louis Community College (SLCC).

Doe Run Resources Corporation allegedly failed to warn residents of effects of toxic material

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 27, 2017

A priest is suing the owners and operators of La Oroya Complex in Peru, citing the alleged failure to warn residents living near the complex of the effects of toxic substances.

Owners of German Shepherd accused of negligence

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 27, 2017

A couple and their minor daughter are suing owners of a German Shepherd dog, citing alleged failure to warn passersby about the dog.

City of St. Louis accused of racial discrimination

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 27, 2017

Three police officers and a police advocacy group are suing the City of St. Louis for alleged racial discrimination.

Illinois Central School Bus, bus driver accused of negligence

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 27, 2017

A motorist is suing bus driver Shannon Parks and her employer, the Illinois Central School Bus, for alleged negligence.

Employees at Dangerously Chic LLC accused of assault

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 27, 2017

A patron is suing Dangerously Chic LLC and it owner, Heidi L. Kidd, citing alleged assault.

Federal judge issues mixed ruling in dispute over robocalls for former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee's movie

By Sam Knef | Jul 28, 2017

U.S. District Judge E. Richard Webber has issued a mixed ruling in a Telephone Consumer Protect Act suit that claimed that multiple defendants made approximately 4 million unsolicited pre-recorded calls in promoting the movie

Woman claims Metro failed to properly use wheelchair ramp, resulting in injuries

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 28, 2017

An individual is suing Bi-State d/b/a Metro, citing the alleged failure to keep the bus safe for passengers.

Woman accuses several companies of making asbestos-containing products

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 28, 2017

A woman is suing various corporation, citing alleged negligence in using asbestos.

Urban Services Group Inc. accused of violating workers' compensation acts

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 28, 2017

A former employee is suing a supervisor and contractor company, citing alleged violation of workers' compensation acts.

Motorist sues another motorist for negligence in St. Louis court

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 28, 2017

A motorist is suing Kiahron Reeves, another motorist, citing alleged negligence.

Forest West Properties Inc. allegedly failed to take safety measures

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jul 28, 2017

An individual is suing Forest West Properties Inc. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Missouri judge grants attorneys’ fee in contract dispute, reduces amount due to overbilling

By Sam Knef | Jul 29, 2017

ST. LOUIS — A federal judge has granted a request for attorney fees in a dispute among former business partners after previously siding with the defendants who claimed the plaintiff breached a covenant not to sue.

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