News from May 2018

Wrongful death suit filed against General Gasket Corp., others by heir

By Lhalie Castillo | May 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A surviving heir of a woman's estate has filed a wrongful death suit against three companies over allegations that asbestos in their products caused injuries to the decedent.

Aldi shopper alleges liquid on floor caused her to fall, injure back

By Lhalie Castillo | May 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – An Aldi shopper alleges a fall at a St. Louis store cost her more than $13,000 in medical bills

Asbestos from products related to Clark-Reliance Corp., others alleged to have caused lung cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | May 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A surviving heir alleges her decedent's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure from materials and products manufactured in Missouri.

Dunn Lawn & Landscaping LLC alleged to have failed to complete project at St. Louis home

By Lhalie Castillo | May 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A property owner alleges a contractor failed to complete a project.

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

By Lhalie Castillo | May 1, 2018

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

Schaeffer Mfg. Co. alleged to have failed to honor contract with sales rep

By Lhalie Castillo | May 1, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis-headquartered manufacturing company is alleged to have terminated a sales representative and failing to honor a contract.

Man alleges collision with First Student Inc. bus caused more than $200,000 in medical expenses

By Lhalie Castillo | May 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Charles County man alleges that his vehicle was struck by a bus and caused him to incur more than $200,000 in medical expenses.

Driver alleges he is owed damages under Safeco Insurance Co. of Illinois policy

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A driver alleges he is entitled to uninsured motorist coverage under his insurance policy and that his insurer has failed to pay damages.

Illinois driver alleged to have negligently changed lanes in St. Louis collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A driver alleges a Wood River, Illinois woman negligently changed lanes and caused a collision in St. Louis.

Driver seeks damages from Farmers Insurance Co. over collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Missouri woman alleges her insurer has breached their contract because it refuses to pay her claim for uninsured motorist benefits.

Owner alleges Dodge Charger was total loss after driver ran light, struck vehicle

By Lhalie Castillo | May 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The owner of a Dodge Charger alleges the car was a total loss after a collision at a St. Louis intersection.

Eightball Properties tenant alleges she was not warned of defective step

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A tenant of an Oregon Avenue, St. Louis property alleges a defective step caused her to fall.

Passenger alleges driver was distracted in St. Louis accident

By Lhalie Castillo | May 2, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A passenger in a vehicle owned by the city of St. Louis alleges the driver was distracted and disobeyed a red light before causing a collision.

Former Missouri state representative's law license reinstated

By Karen Kidd | May 3, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY (St. Louis Record) — Former Missouri Rep. Mark Steven "Steve" Brown, voluntarily disbarred in 2009 following his guilty plea to federal obstruction charges, has been reinstated to practice law in the state following a Missouri Supreme Court order handed down this week.

Two attorneys indefinitely suspended over misconduct allegations

By Karen Kidd | May 3, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY (St. Louis Record) — Two attorneys, one from Springfield and the other from Liberty, have been suspended following Missouri Supreme Court orders issued this week after probable cause was found that each "is guilty of professional misconduct."

Consumer alleges Ethel's Edibles products contain artificial ingredient

By Lhalie Castillo | May 4, 2018

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

X-L Contracting alleges Kozeny-Wagner failed to pay for work

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis subcontractor alleges that it was not paid in full for work performed.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Washington University alleged to have failed to diagnose ulcer

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | May 4, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A Litchfield couple alleges the husband was caused injuries because of a health care facility's failure to diagnose a large gastric ulcer.

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