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Kansas company claims trademark infringment against competitor's knock-off product and volcano-themed ads

By Karen Kidd | Nov 25, 2018

A Kansas-licensed spa-products company is suing a California-based competitor, claiming the competitor's volcano hand and feed product advertisements are too close to its own and is being used to sell a cheaper knock-off of its higher quality product.

Family sues Springfield hospital over alleged opioid overdose of elderly man

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 24, 2018

The family of an elderly man is seeking damages after he died from an alleged overdose of an opioid in a Springfield hospital.

ACLU pleased with 'In God We Trust' settlement with City of Wentzville

By Carrie Bradon | Nov 24, 2018

The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit in April claiming a woman's right to free speech was violated when was ejected from a council meeting for voicing complaints against a sign bearing the words "In God We Trust."

Woman sues St. Louis police for allegedly shattering her elbow during arrest

By Takesha Thomas | Nov 24, 2018

A St. Louis woman is suing two St. Louis police officers alleging that they shattered her elbow during an arrest.

Female former employees of Adams and Associates file suit over allegations of sexual harassment

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 23, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Four women formerly employed by the operator of Jobs Corps Centers allege they were terminated because of their complaints of sexual harassment or sexism.

Former Saint Louis University student files suit seeking damages for alleged on-campus assault

By Chandra Lye | Nov 22, 2018

SAINT LOUIS – A former student at Saint Louis University (SLU) recently filed a federal lawsuit seeking damages from the school and another student claiming she suffered months of emotional,physical and sexual abuse.

Property owners allege Nationwide Insurance Co. of America denied request for full coverage for fire damages

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 22, 2018

ST. LOUIS – Owners of a St. Louis property allege their insurer has denied them coverage for a total loss of the property due to fire damage.

Child care facility seeks immediate inspection from Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 22, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis child care facility is seeking a court's order for a state department to conduct an immediate inspection of its facility for licensure purposes.

Macon attorney disbarred after mishandling trust account and other allegations

By Karen Kidd | Nov 21, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY – Macon attorney Richard L. Winkie was disbarred following a Nov. 20 Missouri Supreme Court order regarding allegations he converted client funds, mishandled his trust accounts and knowingly deceived clients.

Customer alleges Liberty Mutual Insurance refused to pay amounts due under policy

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 20, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A man injured in a collision with an underinsured motorist alleges his insurer has failed to pay the full amount under his policy.

Legal battle between companies over internet reviews takes a step forward

By Charmaine Little | Nov 17, 2018

Companies involved in a lawsuit over websites that review dietary supplements will have more time to gather evidence, a federal judge ruled.

Appeals court to decide whether to certify class action for inmates with hepatitis C

By John Breslin | Nov 15, 2018

A federal appeals court is currently considering whether to affirm a lower court's decision to certify a class action on behalf of prisoners with hepatitis C.

Former employee sues home health agency alleging violation of Missouri Human Rights Act

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 15, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A personal care coordinator is suing Deer Valley Home Health Services LLC, et al, employers, citing alleged interference with the Family and Medical Leave Act.

Court grants summary judgment against pharmacy company in Express Scripts case

By Charmaine Little | Nov 15, 2018

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, Eastern Division, determined that a pharmacy provider breached its contract when it did not properly collect payments.

Appeals court says Zoological not entitled to summary judgement against man who intended to bring firearm to park

By Charmaine Little | Nov 15, 2018

A Missouri appeals court reversed a decision to grant Zoological Park Subdistrict summary judgement in a case involving a man attending the park with a firearm.

Metropolitan Life Insurance sued for breach of contract

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 15, 2018

ST. LOUIS — A plan participant is suing Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., alleging the administrator failed to honor its obligations under the policy.

Hartford Underwriters Insurance alleged to have refused to pay damages under policy without reasonable excuse

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 14, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A motorist injured in a 2010 collision alleges his insurer failed to pay damages under his insurance policy.

Client alleges St. Louis lawyer failed to appear for hearing in breach of contract case

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 14, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis lawyer is alleged to have failed to appear in a breach of contract case.

Damages sought from Union Electric, Intren over water main ruptures in St. Louis

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 13, 2018

ST. LOUIS – The alleged negligence of two companies is claimed to have caused the loss of millions of gallons of water and structural damage in St. Louis.

Passenger injured in I-57 collision seeks damages from Alfa Specialty Insurance, driver

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 12, 2018

ST. LOUIS – A woman injured in a collision on Interstate 57 is seeking damages from the driver and her insurance company.

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