News from 2018

Gaines Wrecking accused of negligence

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — An insurance company is suing a demolition service provider, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent damages to property adjoining a structure that was torn down.

Appeals court says contractor's attempt to collect on debt can proceed

By Karen Kidd | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — The case of a general contractor trying to get paid for almost seven years of renovation work at a St. Louis property is on its way back to the trial court after an appeals court ruled the contractor met the statute of limitations after all.

Driver sued for allegedly running over pedestrian and dog

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A pedestrian is suing a motor vehicle driver, citing alleged negligence.

Motorist claims negligence in crash on Natural Bridge

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A motorist is suing another driver alleging negligence.

Maccina employee allegedly hit woman with vehicle

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — An individual is suing a driver's employer alleging negligence.

Driver alleges other motorist to blame for Florissant Avenue wreck

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A motorist is suing another driver alleging negligence.

Woman alleges she fell at dentist's office because stairs lacked railing

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A visitor is suing a dental clinic, citing alleged failure to provide railings on its exterior stairs.

Driver accused of failing to keep vigilant lookout

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A motor vehicle driver is suing another motorist, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Motorist accused of causing wreck with illegal U-turn

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A vehicle driver is suing another motorist for allegedly making an illegal U-turn and causing a collision.

Progressive Insurance accused of breach of contract

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A woman is suing her insurance company, alleging breach of contract.

Roofer blamed for more than $80,000 in water damage to home

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS — An insurance company is suing a roofing contractor, alleging breach of contract.

Awarding of attorneys' fees sent back to trial court for reconsideration

By Carrie Salls | Jan 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS – In a ruling overturning a Circuit Court of St. Charles County order, the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District determined that “a contingent-fee contract does not impose an automatic ceiling on an award of attorneys’ fees,” according to the appeals court’s Dec. 12 opinion.

Kranzberg Art Center accused of negligence

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A patron is suing local theater operators, citing alleged negligence.

Motorist sues driver of vehicle that allegedly hit her

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A motorist is suing another driver, citing alleged negligence.

Driver accused of causing crash allegedly has not paid other driver for damage

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS — An injured motorist is suing another driver, citing alleged personal injury and breach of a promissory note.

Bullseye International claims Oregon company owes more than $58,000

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A limited liability company is suing an Oregon corporation, citing alleged failure to pay for services rendered.

Woman sues City of St. Louis after falling on sidewalk

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 3, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A pedestrian is suing the City of St. Louis, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Woman allegedly knocked to the ground by car

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A woman who was knocked to the ground by a car is suing the driver, alleging negligence.

Crown Mart accused of failure to protect patrons

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS — An individual is suing a gas station and store operator, citing alleged failure to protect.

Tenant claims apartment window fell onto her head

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A tenant is suing her landlords, alleging negligence and premises liability.

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