News from 2019

Century Link seeks refund of millions it claims was overcharged for long distance

By Sam Knef | Jan 1, 2019

Century Link Communications and others are suing Kansas Fiber Network and Missouri Network Alliance claiming they overcharged millions of dollars for transiting long-distance telephone calls carried by Century Link to or from the defendants’ phone networks.

Missouri Chamber's 2019 agenda includes venue reform and punitive damages cap

By Glenn Minnis | Jan 2, 2019

The Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry is promoting a 2019 legislative agenda it hopes will make for more principled local judicial systems.

Son, mother seek more than $25,000 from two individuals over dog bite at St. Louis property

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A minor child and his and mother are seeking more than $25,000 from the owner of a dog and the owner of the home where the dog lived after the animal allegedly bit the minor without provocation.

Woman seeks more than $15,000 from St. Peters driver over St. Louis collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A driver is seeking damages from a St. Peters resident over a collision in St. Louis.

Property owner alleges Travelers Home and Marine Insurance failed to pay for all losses owed

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The owner of a St. Louis property alleges it was damaged because of a fire and that his insurance company failed to pay the value of the damage.

Empire Mechanical alleged to have failed to pay Steel-Fab in full for equipment

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis company allegedly failed to pay for equipment it purchased in full.

Man alleges slide at City Museum caused fracture

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A Clinton County man is seeking more than $25,000 over alleged injuries from a slide at the City Museum in St. Louis

Man alleges he was injured in St. Louis collision caused by driver making improper turn

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A driver alleges he was injured when another motorist made an improper turn in St. Louis and caused a collision.

Woman alleges unsafe working environment at Amtrak caused knee injury, hearing loss

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – An Illinois resident alleges her hearing loss and knee injuries are the result of an unsafe working environment while she was employed by Amtrak.

Damages sought from Spire Gas after employee allegedly struck vehicle

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A driver alleges she sustained injuries to her neck and back when her vehicle was struck by an employee of a gas company.

More than $30,000 sought from Arnold motorist over auto accident

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – Damages are being sought from an Arnold man over allegations of property damages and personal injuries incurred in an auto accident.

Passenger alleges negligence of MetroLink train operator caused back injury

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A MetroLink passenger alleges she injured her back in a fall on the train when the driver started moving before she found her seat.

Consumer alleges Progressive Casualty Insurance failed to pay reasonable amount under policy

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A man injured in a collision with an unknown driver alleges his insurance company has failed to pay him a reasonable amount under his policy.

Driver seeks damages from INBEV International over I-55 collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 2, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A driver alleges she was injured when a tractor-trailer driver changed lanes and collided with her vehicle on Interstate 55.

Illinois attorney reciprocally disciplined in Missouri following trust account allegations

By Karen Kidd | Jan 2, 2019

JEFFERSON CITY (St. Louis Record) — Attorney Babette Pauline Salus of Springfield, Illinois, has been reciprocally suspended following a Dec. 27 Missouri Supreme Court order after she was disciplined in Illinois for allegedly mishandling trust account funds.

HEPLERBROOM LLC: Hamilton and Zaffiri obtain summary Judgment in U.S. District Court

By Press release submission | Jan 2, 2019

Kathleen Hamilton and Bradley Zaffiri recently obtained summary judgment for a client in the United States District Court, Eastern District of Missouri (Timothy Farkas v. Overton Industries, Inc., et al; No. 4:17-CV-761 RLW).

Capital One seeking more than $600,000 in damages from Cape Girardeau Toyota dealership

By Sam Knef | Jan 2, 2019

CAPE GIRARDEAU – Capital One Auto Finance recently filed a lawsuit against a Toyota dealership in Cape Girardeau alleging fraud, breach of contract and breach of representations and warranties.

Timeshare developer turns up heat on firm that claims to help owners out of contracts

By Sam Knef | Jan 2, 2019

KANSAS CITY – A Florida timeshare developer and financier are asking the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri to find a company that specializes in getting consumers out of timeshare contracts in contempt of a discovery order in underlying litigation in a Florida federal court.

Alsco alleges breach of agreement by Super 8 motel operator caused more than $100,000 in damages

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 3, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis company alleges it has been damaged in an amount of more than $100,000 as the result of an early termination of a contract.

Bi-State Development Agency passenger alleges he was injured in collision when driver violated stop sign

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 3, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A passenger is suing Bi-State Development Agency and others over injuries he sustained when the bus driver allegedly violated a stop sign.

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