United Parcel Service News

UPS granted summary judgment in dog bite case brought by driver

By Ann Maher | Feb 8, 2016

United Parcel Service has been granted summary judgment in litigation brought by an injured delivery driver who is suing an Edwardsville resident over a 2012 dog attack.

Kyle McCarter: Tax fighting county board member is 'not intimidated'

By Ann Knef | Jul 17, 2008

A wise politician knows the path to election begins by knocking on every door in a district at least twice.

Fifth offers little comfort to Lakin appeals, so far

By Steve Korris | Feb 8, 2007

Judge Don Weber MOUNT VERNON – Lakin Law Firm class action attorneys hope the Fifth District appellate court will restore the power of their practice.

Defendants have banner year in Madison County

By Steve Gonzalez | Dec 13, 2006

Jeff Hebrank Even though Madison County made the American Tort Reform Association's "judicial hellhole" list for the fifth consecutive year, defendants in cases seeking at least $1 million in damages have fared very well here this year.

UPS worker claims supervisor called him 'stupid' in lawsuit

By Steve Gonzalez | Nov 21, 2006

A former employee of United Parcel Service (UPS) filed suit in U.S. District Court Nov. 17, claiming his civil rights were violated.

Summary judgment for Airborne upheld by appellate court

By Steve Gonzalez | Aug 1, 2006

Terrance Hopkins The Illinois Appellate Court ruled that former Circuit Judge Phillip Kardis made the right decision when he granted Airborne Express' motion for summary judgment.

Weber dismisses Lakin $30 courier fee class action

By Steve Gonzalez | Jun 28, 2006

Madison County Circuit Judge Don Weber granted Equicredit's motion for summary judgment and dismissed a $30 courier fee class action case brought by the Lakin Law Firm.

UPS driver fires back at union and management in federal court

By Steve Gonzalez | Jun 22, 2006

A man fired from United Parcel Service claims his union breached its duty of fair representation and the company breached its contract according to a suit filed in federal court recently.

Weber delivers

By The Madison County Record | Jun 11, 2006

Now we know why the Lakin Law Firm was so worried about Third Circuit Judge Don Weber.

Weber dismisses 'fatally defective' class action

By Steve Gonzalez | Jun 7, 2006

Circuit Judge Don Weber United Parcel Service successfully convinced Madison County Circuit Judge Don Weber to dismiss a class action case filed by a customer who wanted a $5 refund because an "overnight" package he sent did not arrive on time.

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