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Rosenstengel dismisses truckers' proposed class action involving work comp premiums

By Tomas Kassahun | Apr 23, 2018

EAST ST. LOUIS – The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois has dismissed a case against Jones Motor Co. Inc. and Zurich American Insurance Co.

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IHOP restaurant operators file motion to dismiss EEOC's harassment allegations

By Tomas Kassahun | Apr 10, 2018

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (Legal Newsline) – Two companies in Illinois that operate IHOP restaurants have filed a motion to dismiss allegations from IHOP employees who claimed they faced sexual harassment at work.

Illinois Commerce Commission didn't have authority to grant company's certificate, court rules

By Tomas Kassahun | Mar 27, 2018

MOUNT VERNON — The Fifth District Appellate Court on March 13 found the Illinois Commerce Commission can't give a certificate of public convenience and necessity to an Indiana company formed to construct and manage a high-voltage electric service transmission line to connect wind-generation facilities.

Case against Northstar Lottery Group LLC will not be remanded

By Tomas Kassahun | Mar 27, 2018

The United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois has ruled that the lawsuit against Northstar Lottery Group LLC will not return to state court.

Illinois Prevailing Wage Act does not apply to state's high-speed rail project, court rules

By Tomas Kassahun | Mar 16, 2018

BENTON – The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois granted summary judgment to Professional Transportation Inc. (PTI) in an Illinois Prevailing Wage Act (IPWA) case filed by a former employee.

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