News from February 2019

Consumer alleges type of Lindsay Naturals olives falsely advertised as having no preservatives

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 1, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A consumer alleges Lindsay Naturals Spanish Manzanilla Olives are falsely advertised as having no preservatives.

Radiance Capital Receivables Eighteen awarded more than $3 million in suit over promissory note

By Charmaine Little | Feb 1, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A capital company was victorious in its appeal as the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri in the Eastern Division granted its motion for summary judgment and awarded it more than $3 million.

Partial summary judgment granted to Illinois Bell Telephone, others in contract dispute

By Charmaine Little | Feb 1, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A federal court has ruled in favor of local telephone companies and awarded partial summary judgment in regard to damages based on certain invoices in a dispute with competitive local exchange carriers.

Eastern District of Missouri court dismisses some claims in suit over alleged loss of 1,300 bottles of wine

By Charmaine Little | Feb 1, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A case concerning an alleged loss of $2 million worth of wine was only partially dismissed in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri in the Eastern Division on Jan. 23.

From Legal Newsline

Ahead of talc test, NYC judge gives good news to asbestos defendants

By Daniel Fisher | Feb 1, 2019

The January 31 decision could have especially strong implications for lawsuits over talcum powder

Budweiser Brew House operator sued over wrong way crash in Illinois

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A suit has been filed against the operator of the Budweiser Brew House in St. Louis after an alleged patron drove while intoxicated and caused a fatal accident in Illinois.

Man alleges FedEx driver failed to stop at stop sign, caused collision in St. Louis

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A vehicle passenger alleges he sustained fractures to his sternum and ribs in a collision with a FedEx driver.

Consumer alleges Monterey Mushrooms product label falsely states it does not contain preservatives

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis consumer alleges the label on a brand of marinated mushrooms deceptively claims that the product does not contain preservatives.

Motorist alleges Purcell Tire employee failed to yield in St. Louis collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A motorist is seeking damages from a business and its employee over a collision in St. Louis.

AIEC alleges Thiel Tool and Engineering failed to make payments under agreement

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis company is alleged to have failed to pay for goods and services under a contract.

MISSOURI ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Schmitt Recaps Successful First Month as Attorney General

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

Eric Schmitt is celebrating a successful first month as Missouri Attorney General while looking ahead to his priorities for the office in the coming months.

GREENSFELDER: Greensfelder Congratulates New Officers Keith Grissom, Carson Maricle and Jennifer Therrien

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

Greensfelder is pleased to announce the elevation of attorneys Keith K. Grissom, Carson Maricle and Jennifer L. Therrien to officer, effective Feb. 1, 2019. All three new officers are based in the firm’s St. Louis office.

PAULE CAMAZINE BLUMENTHAL PC: Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal Attorney Bruce Friedman to Attend May 2019 Negotiation Seminar for Family Law Attorneys at Harvard Law School

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal attorney Bruce Friedman will be attending the May 2019 Negotiation Seminar for Family Law Attorneys, co-sponsored by The Harvard Project on Negotiation and the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

Summary judgment on unjust enrichment claim denied in dispute over St. Louis housing project

By Charmaine Little | Feb 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A mixed ruling was delivered by a federal judge in a dispute involving a St. Louis residential housing project.

HEYL ROYSTER: Heyl Royster Ranked a 2019 Best Law Firm by U.S. News - Best Lawyers®

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

Heyl Royster received a 2019 Best Law Firm ranking in 3 practice areas from U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers.

THOMPSON COBURN: Civic leadership takes center stage at 2019 St. Louis Women's Networking Breakfast

By Press release submission | Feb 4, 2019

Luminaries from the St. Louis business and civic community shared their insights at a special panel discussion during Thompson Coburn's 8th Annual Women's Networking Breakfast in St. Louis.

Pedestrian alleges St. Louis failed to warn of hole in area that caused her to fall

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 5, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A pedestrian alleges the city of St. Louis failed to warn of a hole of a grassy area that caused her to fall and injure her knee.

Bus passenger seeks more than $25,000 from Servpro Holding, others over St. Louis collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 5, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A bus passenger has filed a suit against several defendants over alleged injuries he sustained when the bus was struck on a St. Louis street.

Passenger files suit against American Family Mutual Insurance over allegations of vexatious refusal

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 5, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A passenger injured in a multivehicle collision alleges her insurance company has failed to pay her the amounts owed under her policy.

THOMPSON COBURN: Thompson Coburn honors Joe Logan on his 98th birthday

By Press release submission | Feb 6, 2019

Thompson Coburn hosted a special celebration last week in St. Louis to honor retired partner Joe Logan, who turned 98 on January 21.

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