Tom Lakin In some instances, the cast of lawyers that have come out of the Lakin firm have been just as colorful as the firm's class action claims.
Ufert Wood River Mayor Fred Ufert has confirmed that LakinChapman law firm has laid off employees. He said he was told it was a "significant" number.
Last week the smell of skunk nearly overcame courthouse employees after a citizen, who had been sprayed by a skunk the night before, entered the courthouse to pay a bill.
Karmeier SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois Supreme Court announced today that it will not reopen Avery v. State Farm.
Falb Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth has ordered settlement documents reached with Alton school officials be kept confidential.
Korn Shell Oil Co. answered a Madison County benzene lawsuit by denying it is responsible for the plaintiff's damages.
Madison County Circuit Judge Andy Matoesian has dismissed with prejudice an Alton lawyer's suit against a client over an alleged breach of contract.
A status conference hearing is set Dec. 5 in a civil lawsuit against Thomas Lakin in St. Clair County Circuit Court.
Lakin Illinois Appellate Prosecutor Charles Colburn said that L. Thomas Lakin will appear in Madison County court at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday to answer aggravated sexual abuse charges related to the alleged abuse of a 15-year-old boy.
Sotiriou Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth granted Quik Trip's motion to quash service in a personal injury case that has twice been dismissed.
Mudge Abstracts & Titles of Edwardsville is seeking to dismiss several counts in a lawsuit brought by Collinsville home owners who claim their property is prone to flooding.
Craney A case management conference is scheduled Nov. 4 in a lawsuit against a former high school music teacher and O'Fallon School District 203.
Hylla A trial date scheduled in November in a suit against Prairie Farms Dairy Inc. has been vacated as the pro se plaintiffs continue to seek counsel.
Ruth A trial is set to begin Nov. 28 in a man's lawsuit against Pepsico over allegations that a mouse was found in a can of Mountain Dew.
Romani Madison County Circuit Judge Charles V. Romani, Jr. announced that he will not seek retention in the November 2012 election.
Reeg Syngenta Crop Protection is seeking to dismiss a claim for declaratory relief in a federal class action lawsuit over the herbicide atrazine, arguing that only regulatory agencies can determine the weedkiller's safety.