News from January 2019

Customer alleges eyebrow waxing procedure at Crystal Nails caused injuries

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 3, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A client of a St. Louis nail salon alleges she needed medical treatment because of injuries sustained during an eyebrow waxing procedure.

Driver allegedly violated red light and caused St. Louis collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 3, 2019

ST. LOUIS – Four individuals allege they were injured in a St. Louis auto accident caused by a driver who ran a red light.

Couple files asbestos injury suit against Armstrong Pumps, others over cancer diagnosis

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 3, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A man who worked at various locations in Missouri alleges exposure to asbestos caused him to develop lung cancer.

St. Louis resident alleges he was injured in auto accident caused by driver who ran red light

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 3, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis man alleges he was injured in a collision in the city caused by a driver who ran a red light.

From Legal Newsline

Watch New York City for crucial talcum powder verdicts in 2019

By Daniel Fisher | Jan 3, 2019

​​​​​NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - New York’s specialized court for asbestos lawsuits could become a pivotal battleground for litigation over talcum powder as plaintiff lawyers seek to establish a record of wins in a court system known for liberal rules and big jury verdicts.

MISSOURI ATTORNEY GENERAL JOSH HAWLEY: AG Hawley Announces $575 Million Multistate Settlement with Wells Fargo

By Press release submission | Jan 3, 2019

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that Wells Fargo Bank N.A. will pay $575 million to resolve claims that the bank violated state consumer protection laws.

Court grants Express Scripts' motion to dismiss

By Tomas Kassahun | Jan 3, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, Eastern Division, has granted defendant Express Scripts's motion to dismiss a complaint in a lawsuit brought by Heartland Medical.

Why law firms should be leveraging digital media to attract clients

By Erianne Leatherman | Jan 4, 2019

With the growth of internet usage via social media and search engines, it is vital for law firms to recognize important marketing trends, in order to reach the broadest audience and convert the most clients. Teaser here

Court partially rules in favor of Best Transportation in suit over overtime wages

By Tomas Kassahun | Jan 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, Eastern Division has partially ruled in favor of a Missouri transportation company facing a lawsuit filed by former employees over overtime wages.

Court awards more than $28,000 to Dyno Nobel for costs in injury suit

By Tomas Kassahun | Jan 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri Eastern Division has awarded more than $28,000 to Dyno Nobel Inc. for expenses it incurred in an injury lawsuit.

Court rules in favor of Mercy Hospitals East Communities over lien on patient's tort claim

By Tomas Kassahun | Jan 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court Eastern District of Missouri, Eastern Division has granted Mercy Hospitals East Communities’ motion for reconsideration in a lawsuit against a patient who was treated at the hospital.

Court denies Direct Biologics' motion to remand breach of agreement case against Kimera Labs

By Tomas Kassahun | Jan 4, 2019

ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, Eastern Division has denied remanding a breach of agreement case between Direct Biologics LLC and Kimera Labs Inc.

Two individuals allege driver's failure to keep proper lookout caused collision at St. Louis intersection

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 7, 2019

ST. LOUIS – Two St. Louis County residents allege they were injured in a collision caused by a driver who failed to keep a proper lookout.

Son files suit against ADT Holdings, others over father's mesothelioma death

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 7, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A son alleges his father's mesothelioma-related death was caused by exposure to asbestos while working in the Kansas City area.

Amtrak employee blames back injuries on allegedly unsafe work environment

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 7, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A California resident alleges an unsafe work environment while she worked for Amtrak caused back injuries.

Motorist sues driver, Automotive Club Inter-Insurance Exchange over I-44 accident

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 7, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A woman is seeking damages from a driver and her insurance company over alleged injuries she sustained in a collision on Interstate 44.

PHA Lighting Design, others allegedly failed to calculate illumination levels for project

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 7, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A company in Canada and a company in California allege an individual and companies located in Georgia failed to timely perform work in compliance with the requirements of two agreements.

Motorist alleges America Family Mutual Insurance failed to pay amounts due under policy

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 7, 2019

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis motorist alleges her insurance company has refused to pay her amounts due under a policy over damages she sustained in an auto accident.

Cedar Hills sues operators of Battlefield Mall alleging they underpaid

By Sam Knef | Jan 7, 2019

KANSAS CITY – A commercial real estate landlord recently filed a federal lawsuit alleging a tenant improperly and systematically miscalculated and underpaid its rent.

Kansas City man alleges automotive dealerships infringed sales tool questionnaire

By Sam Knef | Jan 8, 2019

KANSAS CITY – A Kansas City man and owner of The Art of Sales has filed a suit over allegations of copyright infringement against two automotive dealerships based in Texas and Arizona over their use of a form used by car salespersons.

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