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Call center worker files class action claiming Clayton company required employees to work overtime unpaid

By Karen Kidd | Sep 24, 2018

ST. LOUIS (St. Louis Record) – A former call center employee recently filed a Fair Labor Standards Act (FSLA) collective class action against Clayton-based Serco Inc., claiming the company required her and others to work overtime unpaid.

Class-action lawsuit claims Normandy officials unfairly target the poor

By Sam Knef | Sep 17, 2018

The city of Normandy faces a class-action lawsuit over complaints that the police department, court system and prosecutor's office over-policed low-income communities of color and issued arbitrary citations and fines for minor offenses.

St. Louis man files class action over potentially contaminated high blood pressure drug

By Charmaine Little | Sep 13, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis man recently filed a class action lawsuit against a number of pharmaceutical companies regarding the manufacture and distribution of a generic prescription drug that was recently recalled because of potential contamination.

Judge dismisses class action against Mercy Health over pension plan

By Sam Knef | Sep 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS – U.S. District Judge Catherine Perry recently dismissed a putative class action against Mercy Health brought by retirees who claim the pension fund has been underfunded in violation of the Employment Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).

Municipal lawsuit against Dish Network and DirecTV moves to federal court

By Danielle Pacey | Aug 31, 2018

A service provider fee dispute between the city of Creve Coeur and two broadcast satellite companies moved to federal court on Aug. 29.

Class action against Walmart over sales tax moved back to state court

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 17, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A suit filed by a group of consumers against Walmart over allegations it overcharged sales tax on certain online-ordered items has returned to state court.

Appeals court denies Jeep owner's claim that automaker misrepresented safety issues

By Gabriel Neves | Aug 16, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently granted Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) a summary judgment in a lawsuit claiming the automaker made misrepresentations about safety issues concerning some of its Jeep vehicles.

From Legal Newsline

Objector fighting $21.5M settlement with Monsanto, says lawyers, paid more than $6M, didn't get enough for class

By Sandra Lane | Aug 13, 2018

ST. LOUIS (Legal Newsline) – A U.S. district judge on May 25 approved a settlement in a class action lawsuit against Monsanto over the herbicide Roundup, but one class member is challenging it by arguing the plaintiffs attorneys are selling out Californians in order to reap millions in attorneys fees.

Morganford Auto Sales alleged to have failed to perform inspections on vehicle prior to sale

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 10, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis auto dealership is alleged to have misrepresented the quality and condition of a vehicle.

Monsanto and BASF face new litigation over dicamba formulations

By Sam Knef | Aug 8, 2018

Monsanto and BASF Corporation face a new lawsuit over use of their herbicides Xtendimax and Engenia.

Canada Dry ginger ale is falsely advertised as being made with real ginger, consumer claims

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 8, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A consumer alleges a brand of ginger ale is falsely advertised as being made with real ginger.

Satellite television installer Synergies3 Tec faces lawsuit over overtime pay

By Danielle Pacey | Aug 7, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A satellite television installer recently filed a federal class action lawsuit accusing his employer of not paying overtime wages to him and other installers.

Farmers blame Monsanto and BASF for ruined crops in class action suit

By Sam Knef | Jul 25, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Monsanto and BASF Corp. face a federal lass action lawsuit alleging their products have caused crop losses on millions of acres of farmland across the U.S.

Class-action suit involving Children’s Mercy Hospital moved to federal district court

By Jim Tyrrell | Jul 13, 2018

A putative class action lawsuit involving Children’s Mercy Hospital was recently removed from the Jackson County Court to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri, Western Division.

American Halal sauces falsely advertised as all-natural, consumer claims

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 5, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis consumer alleges a brand of sauces is falsely advertised as all-natural.

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