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Judge Crowder grants voluntary dismissal of suit alleging toxic exposure

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 8, 2016, 5:13pm

Madison County Circuit Judge Barbara Crowder granted voluntary dismissal in a man’s suit alleging he was exposed to toxic substances through Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. in East Alton.

Plaintiffs claim defendants harmed their business reputation through fraud

Molly English-Bowers Apr. 20, 2016, 7:54pm

EDWARDSVILLE – Two California companies are suing over allegedly fraudulent business dealings.

Man alleging toxic exposure asks the court to compel discovery against Global Brass and Copper Holdings

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 15, 2016, 3:19pm

A man claiming he was exposed to toxic substances through Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc., in East Alton is asking the court to compel discovery in order to build his case or to at least find out who the proper defendant is in the suit.

Just For Men class actions removed to federal court in East St. Louis under CAFA; Combe says the cases have ‘no merit’ and little connection to Illinois and Missouri

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Mar. 8, 2016, 7:29am

Five Illinois lawsuits with roughly 1,200 plaintiffs alleging men were injured by the Just For Men hair dye products were recently removed to the U.S.

HealthPort Tech removes class action alleging it charged unauthorized fees for medical records

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Feb. 16, 2016, 2:50pm

A health records company removed a Belleville attorney’s class action lawsuit alleging it charges unauthorized fees in Illinois and Missouri.

Global Brass and Copper Holdings seeks to dismiss suit alleging exposure to toxins

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jan. 19, 2016, 2:20pm

Global Brass and Copper Holdings claims it never employed a man who alleges the defendant exposed him to toxic substances Steven Allen Turner filed the lawsuit on Oct. 16 against Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc., in East Alton. According to the complaint, Turner claims he was unknowingly exposed to toxic substances while working at the defendant’s facilities.

Fox Creek subdivision denies liability and counter sues builder of attorney’s sinking $1.1M home

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Aug. 18, 2015, 12:45pm

Fox Creek subdivision defendants deny liability and countersue a builder accused of constructing a Madison County asbestos attorney’s $1.1 million home was built atop fill dirt in Edwardsville.

Builder of asbestos attorney’s $1.1 million sinking home counter sues Fox Creek subdivision

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 16, 2015, 10:28am

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Builder of asbestos attorney’s $1.1 million sinking home counter sues Fox Creek subdivision

Heather Gvillo Jun. 16, 2015, 10:22am

The builder accused of constructing a Madison County asbestos attorney’s $1.1 million home atop fill dirt is counter-suing the construction company and Fox Creek subdivision defendants.

Belleville ambulance company claims its software was inoperable

The Madison County Record May 18, 2015, 3:45pm

A medical transport company claims a software firm provided it with software that doesn't work.

Splash City paint contractor denies liability for chipped paint

Ann Maher Sep. 1, 2014, 10:58am

A paint contractor being sued over work performed on water slides at Splash City Family Waterpark in Collinsville denies responsibility for chipped paint.

MERS fires back at St. Clair County in class action; Says it accepted monetary benefits of mortgage system for 15 years

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Nov. 14, 2013, 1:56pm

Lopinot

Pharmaceutical company seeks to remove suits over Pradaxa drug from St. Clair County

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Oct. 30, 2013, 8:46am

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Lopinot denies MERs, lenders' motion to dismiss

Ann Maher Jul. 25, 2013, 12:17pm

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Five federal suits filed over NuvaRing; could be potential tag-along actions to Missouri MDL

Bethany Krajelis Jun. 6, 2013, 2:01pm

KraftA handful of lawsuits have been filed in southern Illinois’ federal court over the prescription birth control drug known as NuvaRing.Filed between April and this month, the five suits are potential tag-along actions to multi-district litigation that was created in 2008 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.U.S. Judge Rodney W. Sippel is presiding over In re: NuvaRing

Defendants in MERS recording fee case file brief supporting motion to dismiss

Christina Stueve Hodges Apr. 11, 2013, 6:56am

Luaders

RDN Land Investment sues Swansea tenants

Kelly Holleran Mar. 26, 2013, 9:28am

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Defendants in MERS recording fee case file motion to dismiss

Christina Stueve Hodges Feb. 28, 2013, 7:30am

Rhiana A. Luaders

St. Clair County suit over Fosamax transferred to MDL; more likely to follow

Bethany Krajelis Feb. 11, 2013, 7:11am

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Two local firms figure prominently in Business Journal's 'largest law firms' list

Ann Maher Jan. 25, 2013, 9:29am

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