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Maintenance supervisor claims Delta school district failed to pay overtime

Noddy A. Fernandez May 25, 2017, 1:25pm

ST. LOUIS — A maintenance supervisor is suing a Missouri public school, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts.

High court reverses medical malpractice verdict involving jury instruction

Sam Knef May 24, 2017, 5:33pm

JEFFERSON CITY — A woman's medical malpractice case that was decided in favor of defendants at trial in Buchanan County Circuit Court has been reversed by the Missouri Supreme Court.

Tax assessments for St. Louis County landowners not discriminatory, court rules

Sam Knef May 24, 2017, 2:27pm

JEFFERSON CITY — St. Louis County property owners who claimed their multi-county tax assessments were discriminatory have lost their appeal at the Missouri Supreme Court.

Pine Lawn police officers accused of unlawful arrest

Noddy A. Fernandez May 24, 2017, 11:11am

ST. LOUIS — A mother with her minor child are suing the Missouri police department, citing alleged unlawful seizure and intentional infliction of emotional distress.

Personal injury plaintiff's case against city of Springfield goes back to trial court

Sam Knef May 23, 2017, 12:58pm

SPRING​FIELD — Missouri Court of Appeals Southern District judges were split on whether a personal injury plaintiff gave proper notice to the city of Springfield after tripping, falling and injuring herself on a meter hole four years ago.

Consumer sues Medicredit for violation of debt collection laws

Noddy A. Fernandez May 23, 2017, 12:49pm

ST. LOUIS — A Nashville, Tennessee, consumer is suing a St. Louis-based debt collector, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Metro Transit accused of negligence and failure to reimburse expenses from crash

Noddy A. Fernandez May 23, 2017, 12:38pm

ST. LOUIS — A driver and her passenger are suing a corporation providing city transportation, citing alleged negligent entrustment and refusal to reimburse accident expenses.

Labor organization representatives claim SEM Construction didn't contribute to trusts

Noddy A. Fernandez May 21, 2017, 1:58pm

ST. LOUIS — Labor organizations representatives are suing SEM Construction LLC, an employer, citing alleged breach of a trust agreement.

J&J wants talc trial halted, accuses plaintiff of 'forum shopping'

John Breslin May 19, 2017, 3:37pm

ST. LOUIS — Talcum powder manufacturer Johnson & Johnson has moved to halt a trial in Missouri state court in which a man claims his wife died after her repeated use of baby powder.

St. Louis resident accuses debt collector of unlawful collection practices

Noddy A. Fernandez May 19, 2017, 2:37pm

ST. LOUIS — A consumer is suing a debt collector, citing alleged unconscionable collection practices.

Express Scripts claims Kaleo failed to pay rebates, fees

Noddy A. Fernandez May 19, 2017, 2:24pm

ST. LOUIS — Pharmacy benefit managers are suing a pharmaceutical company citing alleged breach of rebate agreements.

Kennel operator loses anti-puppy mill campaign appeal over defamation allegations

Sam Knef May 19, 2017, 9:01am

JEFFERSON CITY — The operator of a kennel in Salem, Mo. who claimed she was defamed by a report used in connection to an anti-puppy mill campaign, has lost her appeal in the Missouri Supreme Court.

Appeals court upholds divorce settlement but rules ex-wife only entitled to 50 percent of pension

Sam Knef May 18, 2017, 8:20pm

ST. LOUIS — The Missouri Court of Appeals Eastern District has affirmed a circuit court ruling in a couple's divorce settlement with the exception of the amount of a state pension the husband must turn over to his former wife.

Nurse claims Southeast Missouri Hospital, insurance company denied claim for disability

Noddy A. Fernandez May 18, 2017, 2:05pm

ST. LOUIS — A hospital nurse is suing insurance providers, citing alleged breach of contract by refusing to provide coverage claims.

Missouri woman alleges Cloud Peak Energy, insurer failed to pay disability benefits

Noddy A. Fernandez May 18, 2017, 1:54pm

Missouri woman alleges Cloud Peak Energy, insurer failed to pay disability benefits

Cottrell accused of failing to adequately test rigs

Noddy A. Fernandez May 18, 2017, 1:44pm

ST. LOUIS — A married couple is suing a car hauler equipment manufacturer, citing alleged breach of implied warranty.

Kranawetter Construction allegedly failed to submit reports, contributions

Noddy A. Fernandez May 18, 2017, 1:37pm

ST. LOUIS — Trustees are suing a construction company, citing alleged violation of workers compensation acts.

St. Louis accounting technician claims she wasn't promoted due to race, gender discrimination

Noddy A. Fernandez May 18, 2017, 1:32pm

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis accounting technician is suing the secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, citing alleged race, age and gender discrimination.

Trustees claim Jeff Butzinger Construction failed to submit reports, payment contributions

Noddy A. Fernandez May 18, 2017, 1:22pm

ST. LOUIS — Trustees are suing a construction company, citing alleged violation of workers' compensation acts.

Johnson & Johnson talcum powder case stalled until U.S. Supreme Court ruling

Michael McGrady May 18, 2017, 8:30am

ST. LOUIS – The Missouri Court of Appeals for the Eastern District has opted out of providing an opinion on a talcum powder lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson with more than $72 million in liability at stake until the U.S. Supreme Court rules on whether or not plaintiffs from out of state can bring claims to a specific jurisdiction.