Legal Roundup

THOMPSON COBURN: He got the Cup: Tom Schlafly reflects on St. Louis Blues’ historic victory

By Thompson & Coburn | Jun 24, 2019

When he’s not in the office or at the beloved local brewery bearing his name, Thompson Coburn Senior Counsel Tom Schlafly is involved in several other local endeavors, including a minority ownership in an NHL team you might have heard something about this year: the St. Louis Blues.

POLSINELLI PAC: Polsinelli Attorneys Receive Prestigious Award from the Legal Aid of Western Missouri for Outstanding Commitment to Pro Bono Legal Services

By Polsinelli PAC | Jun 24, 2019

Polsinelli attorneys Teresa Anderson and Samuel Barfoot have received the prestigious Robert C. Welch Volunteer Attorney Project Award for their outstanding commitment to the delivery of pro bono legal services to the greater Kansas City metropolitan community.

POLSINELLI PAC: International Staffing Company to Pay $50,000 to Settle EEOC Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

By U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission | Jun 24, 2019

Chicago-based Staff Management | SMX (SMX), which provides temporary employees to the light-industrial sector worldwide, has agreed to pay a female former employee $50,000 and furnish other relief to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced.

GREENSFELDER: Congratulations to Carson Maricle on being named to the 2019-20 Leadership St. Louis class

By Greensfelder | Jun 18, 2019

FOCUS St. Louis has selected 63 outstanding individuals from the private, public and nonprofit sectors for the 44th Leadership St. Louis (LSL) class.

THOMPSON COBURN: Rabo AgriFinance and Thompson Coburn recognized as 2019 ACC Value Champions

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Jun 17, 2019

The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) has selected St. Louis-based agricultural lender Rabo AgriFinance and Thompson Coburn as 2019 Value Champions, an honor that recognizes “best-in-class” innovations that drive value and dramatically improve efficiencies within a corporate law department.

THOMPSON COBURN: Amina Musa named one of the St. Louis Business Journal’s 30 Under 30

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Jun 17, 2019

he St. Louis Business Journal has named Thompson Coburn associate Amina Musa to its 30 Under 30 list for 2019.

HEPLERBROOM: Davis Speaks to U.s. Government Cybersecurity Cooperative

By HeplerBroom | Jun 17, 2019

Glenn Davis, a partner in the firm’s St. Louis office, discussed biometrics technologies at a recent Infragard symposium.

THOMPSON COBURN: Gayle Mercier selected for 2019-2020 Class of Leadership St. Louis

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Jun 17, 2019

FOCUS St. Louis has announced that Thompson Coburn’s Gayle Mercier has been selected for the 44th Leadership St. Louis program (LSL), a prestigious 9-month program for leaders who are committed to improving the St. Louis region.

HESSE MARTONE: Hessemartone Employee Named To National Board

By Hesse Martone | Jun 11, 2019

HesseMartone has a long history of charitable contribution, and we are proud to support our employees who strive both inside and outside the Firm to make a difference in our communities.

HUSCH BLACKWELL LLP: Aleks Rushing Named to St. Louis Business Journal's 2019 30 Under 30 Class

By Husch Blackwell LLP | Jun 10, 2019

The St. Louis Business Journal has recognized Husch Blackwell attorney Aleks Rushing as a member of the publication’s 2019 30 Under 30 class.

PAULE CAMAZINE BLUMENTHAL PC: Block to Be a Featured Panelist at Jewish Law & Ethics Symposium and Dinner

By Paule, Camazine & Blumenthal P.C. | Jun 10, 2019

Paule Camazine & Blumenthal attorney Susan E. Block been featured panelist at the Jewish Law & Ethics Symposium and Dinner, June 6, 2019, at the Morris & Ann Lazaroff Chabad Center. Judge Block retired from the bench after 25 years of service, 1979-2004.

HUSCH BLACKWELL LLP: Husch Blackwell Places Five Attorneys in ILFR's Inaugural Real Estate Rankings

By Husch Blackwell LLP | Jun 10, 2019

The IFLR 1000, a directory of leading transactional lawyers, has ranked five Husch Blackwell attorneys across four offices in the directory’s first real estate law rankings.

HUSCH BLACKWELL LLP: Sixteen Husch Blackwell Attorneys Recognized in 2019 IFLR 1000 United States

By Husch Blackwell LLP | Jun 10, 2019

The IFLR 1000, a directory of leading transactional lawyers, has ranked 16 Husch Blackwell attorneys in its latest IFLR 1000 United States edition.

MICKES O'TOOLE LLC: Mickes Named a Recipient of Missouri Lawyers Media Icon Award

By Mickes O'Toole, LLC | Jun 3, 2019

We are excited to congratulate Thomas A. Mickes, Founding Partner of Mickes O’Toole, on being named a 2019 Recipient of the Missouri Lawyers Media ICON Award.

BLITZ BARDGETT & DEUTSCH LLC: BB&D Successfully Represents Family Limited Partnership in Dispute with Life Insurance Company

By Blitz, Bardgett & Deutsch Llc | Jun 3, 2019

BB&D attorneys Bob Blitz, Thom Avery and Jason Turk successfully represented a family limited partnership that was the beneficiary of a $2 million life insurance policy.

BLITZ BARDGETT & DEUTSCH LLC: BB&D Secures Regulatory Relief for St. Louis Home Builders Association

By Blitz, Bardgett & Deutsch Llc | Jun 3, 2019

BB&D’s representation of the Home Builders Association of St. Louis and Eastern Missouri (“STL HBA”) resulted in a regulatory victory that will provide significant savings for homebuilders and homebuyers.

THOMPSON COBURN: Claire Schenk imparts life (and rock climbing) advice in UMSL commencement speech

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Jun 3, 2019

When you find yourself flipped upside down on the side of a bluff, tangled in your climbing ropes, embarrassed and paralyzed by fear, what’s your next move?

SHOOK HARDY & BACON LLP: KCMBA Names Partner Gregory Wu Distinguished Counselor for 2019

By Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP | Jun 3, 2019

The Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (KCMBA) has honored Shook Partner Gregory K. Wu with the 2019 Distinguished Counselor Award.

MISSOURI ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Schmitt Asks Congress to Amend Communication Decency Act, Allow More Efficient Enforcement

By Missouri Attorney General | May 28, 2019

Attorney General Schmitt joined 46 AGs across the country this to ask Congress, again, to amend the Communications Decency Act in order to make sure state and local authorities are able to better protect our citizens online and take appropriate action against criminal actors.

MISSOURI ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Schmitt Closes Offsets Ahead of Memorial Day Weekend

By Missouri Attorney General | May 28, 2019

Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt announced that a judge has ordered “The Offsets” swimming hole to cease operations until necessary safety measures are implemented.

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