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ARMSTRONG TEASDALE: Law Week Colorado Recognizes Armstrong Teasdale’s Martin Estevao Among “Up and Coming Lawyers”

By Press release submission | Nov 16, 2018

Armstrong Teasdale, a law firm with offices across the United States, proudly announces that Associate Martin Estevao has been named to Law Week Colorado’s Up and Coming class of 2018.

THE S.E. FARRIS LAW FIRM: The S.E. Farris Law Firm Named Among Fastest Growing Firms in U.S.

By Press release submission | Nov 16, 2018

The Law Firm 500 Award committee announced the list of 2018 Honorees for the third annual Law First 500 list.

BRYAN CAVE: Firm Receives DLI Law Firm Diversity Award

By Press release submission | Nov 16, 2018

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has been awarded a 2018 Diversity Law Institute Law Firm Diversity Award. The award was presented to San Francisco Partner Meryl Macklin on behalf of the firm at the Litigation Counsel of America 2018 Fall Conference & Celebration of Fellows.

HUSCH BLACKWELL LLP- MISSOURI: Nine Husch Blackwell Attorneys Named to 2018 Mid-South Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

By Press release submission | Nov 15, 2018

Mid-South Super Lawyers and Rising Stars 2018 has listed nine Husch Blackwell attorneys from the firm’s Chattanooga office.

Millions sought from successors of American Zinc, Lead and Smelting for cleanup costs of sites

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Nov 13, 2018

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (Legal Newsline) – The federal government and several states and Native American tribes are seeking damages from two companies and executives over the alleged release of hazardous substances and multiple sites around the nation.

Plaintiffs pursue certification for class action against Dollar General over allegedly obsolete motor oil

By Gabriel Neves | Nov 2, 2018

KANSAS CITY. Mo. (Legal Newsline) – A group of consumers is seeking certification for a class action lawsuit against retailer Dollar General over allegations it sold obsolete motor oil that is not suitable for modern automobiles.

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Attack on paint industry spreads to Pennsylvania; Sherwin-Williams asks judge for help

By John O'Brien | Nov 1, 2018

PHILADELPHIA - Pennsylvania will be the next battleground in historically hard-fought litigation over lead paint, as private lawyers seeking one-third of possible multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements are teaming with county officials on lawsuits.

ARMSTRONG TEASDALE, LLP: Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Presents Compass Award to Armstrong Teasdale

By Press release submission | Oct 21, 2018

Armstrong Teasdale, a law firm with offices across the United States, proudly announces that it has earned a Compass Award from the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD).

Missouri attorney general fights to keep duck boat suit from dismissal, transfer to federal court

By Marian Johns | Oct 2, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is arguing through court filings that a lawsuit pertaining to a July duck boat accident that killed 17 people, should not be dismissed and should remain in the state's Taney County Circuit Court.

MISSOURI ATTORNEY GENERAL: AG Hawley Obtains a $13,357 Default Judgment against Michael Robinson and Michael’s Irrigation, LLC for Defrauding Missouri Consumers

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley obtained a $13,357 default judgment on behalf of six Missouri consumers who were defrauded by Michael Robinson and his company Michael’s Irrigation, LLC.

MISSOURI ATTORNEY GENERAL JOSH HAWLEY: Personal Care Attendant Cheryl Kelly Sentenced Following Medicaid Fraud and Financially Exploiting an Elderly Veteran Convictions

By Press release submission | Sep 9, 2018

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that Cheryl Kelly, 52, of Kansas City, has been sentenced to five years of probation and must pay $15,000 in restitution and $10,000 in civil penalties after being found guilty of one Class B felony count of financial exploitation of an elderly person and two Class C felony Counts of Medicaid fraud in June.

Certain flavors of Campbell's Soups are not preservative free as labeled, consumers allege

By Bree Gonzales | Sep 7, 2018

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (Legal Newsline) – Two Illinois consumers allege some flavors of Campbell's Soup are falsely represented that they do not contain preservatives.

Consumers allege O'Reilly Automotive tractor hydraulic fluid does not meet specifications

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 6, 2018

HARRISONVILLE, Mo. (Legal Newsline) – Two Missouri residents allege a brand of tractor hydraulic fluid does not meet certain specifications as advertised.

Missouri attorney general backs stricter consumer privacy protections

By Marian Johns | Aug 31, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — As the Missouri Public Service Commission prepares to consider rules on the using and sharing of customer information, state Attorney General Josh Hawley is urging the commission to implement stricter privacy protections for the state's consumers.

MISSOURI ATTORNEY GENERAL JOSH HAWLEY: AG Hawley Announces Medicaid Investigation Leads to Guilty Plea in DeBrodie Case

By Press release submission | Aug 24, 2018

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley announced that a joint- state and federal investigation led to the guilty plea of Melissa Denise DeLap, 49, of Columbia, Mo. DeLap plead guilty in federal court to health care fraud.

MISSOURI ATTORNEY GENERAL JOSH HAWLEY: AG Hawley Files Lawsuit Against the St. Louis Housing Authority

By Press release submission | Aug 24, 2018

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley filed a lawsuit against the St. Louis Housing Authority and McCormack Baron Management, Inc., challenging the conditions of the Clinton-Peabody Housing Complex in St. Louis.

Raytheon seeks declaration regarding liability to remediate contaminated Kansas site

By Bree Gonzales | Aug 16, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Legal Newsline) – A Massachusetts company alleges it did not cause the contamination of soil and groundwater at a site in Kansas and that it should bear no liability for its remediation.

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.

Missouri attorney general alleges Google paid manufacturers to have web browser pre-installed

By Marian Johns | Jul 31, 2018

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley has served Google with an investigative subpoena alleging the tech company took improper steps to have its web browser pre-installed in order to access several Android applications.

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