News from February 2019

From Legal Newsline

J&J says talc lawyers are playing the 'race card' in latest try at giant verdict

By John Sammon | Feb 27, 2019

Opening arguments began Monday in the lawsuit launched by a man claiming that asbestos-tainted baby powder made by Johnson & Johnson caused him to develop mesothelioma.

Former Carondelet Leadership Academy employee alleges false statements cost her job offer

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 27, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A former instructional coach for a St. Louis charter school alleges comments by the school's executive director caused her to lose a job offer.

Allstate alleged to have breached underinsured motorist policy by only offering $80,500

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Feb 27, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A Lincoln County woman alleges her insurer has failed to pay her underinsured motorist coverage per the terms of her policy.

Trial lawyer: Design flaw makes e-cigarettes dangerous

By St. Louis Record Submission | Feb 28, 2019

Though e-cigarettes are being marketed as a safer alternative to tobacco smoking, design flaws in the products can cause severe injuries or even kill their users, an attorney representing several plaintiffs in personal-injury cases said.

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