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Widow alleges asbestos exposure from American Honda Motor Co., others' products caused man's lung cancer

BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her late husband's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure while working at locations in Chicago and Northbrook.

Former employee alleges Jimmy John's noncompetition agreement violates antitrust laws

BENTON – A former Madison County Jimmy John's employee alleges the restaurant chain's anti-competitive behavior to restrict competition between franchises unfairly suppresses employee wages.

Calif. AG fears possible effects of union fees case at U.S. Supreme Court

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WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – An amicus brief filed by California Attorney General Xavier Becerra argues public employees should have to pay union fees even if they fell that it contributes to political pandering.

Couple accuses Ameron International, others of negligence in asbestos suit

BELLEVILLE – A man formerly employed as a construction manager alleges his lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos while on the job.

Man alleges lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure from Formosa Plastics Corp., others' products

BELLEVILLE – A man alleges that his lung cancer was wrongfully caused by asbestos exposure.

Six Flags case could clarify requirements for biometric claims used in class actions

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CHICAGO (Legal Newsline) – A closely watched Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) case could have bearing on Illinois' one-of-a-kind biometric privacy law after an appeals court ruled last month the plaintiff alleged no actual harm, an attorney who defends businesses against such cases said during a recent interview.

Condo association, realty company deny liability in suit alleging property had flooding problems

A Collinsville condominium association and a realty company deny liability in a property buyer’s suit alleging they failed to inform him that the property had drainage and flooding issues.

Man alleges exposure to asbestos from products by Goulds Pumps, others caused lung cancer

BELLEVILLE – A man has filed suit against several companies over allegations that exposure to asbestos from their products caused him to develop lung cancer.

Green Forest Vapor Shop denies liability in suit alleging e-cigarette exploded

A Waterloo vapor shop denies liability in a customer’s suit alleging the lithium battery in an e-cigarette purchased from the shop exploded in her pocket.

Borg-Warner Morse TEC, others named in couple's asbestos injury suit

BELLEVILLE – A couple is seeking more than $50,000 in damages from multiple companies over allegations of injuries sustained by asbestos exposure.

Sister files suit against Alfa Laval, others over allegations brother's cancer was asbestos related

BELLEVILLE – The sister of a former pipe fitter alleges his death from lung cancer was the result of asbestos exposure during his career.

Madison County man alleges incorrect medicine prescribed

EDWARDSVILLE – A Madison County man alleges he received the incorrect medication from a home delivery pharmaceutical company.

Sponsors allegedly failed to make payments for advertisements

EDWARDSVILLE — Media event companies allege sponsors failed to make payments for the advertisements aired with podcasts. 

Widow seeks $50,000 from Illinois defendant, others in asbestos case

BELLEVILLE — A widow is suing manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

Patient claims da Vinci surgical device caused injury

BELLEVILLE — A patient claims the da Vinci robotic device caused numerous injuries during surgery for endometriosis. 

Widow files suit against ANCO Insulations Inc., others over husband's lung cancer death

BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her husband's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.

Former GE employee alleges asbestos exposure from other companies' products caused cancer

BELLEVILLE – A former General Electric employee alleges asbestos exposure caused his cancer.

Woman alleges cake mix falsely advertised as all natural

BELLEVILLE — A consumer filed a class-action lawsuit against a cake and cookie mix producer for allegedly falsely advertising its products as all natural.

Michigan man claims exposure to asbestos from 3M Co., others caused cancer

BELLEVILLE – A Michigan couple alleges decades of exposure to asbestos caused the husband's lung cancer.

Chrysler again claims Wigginton put confidential documents into public record in Uconnect action

Car maker Chrysler, which claimed in April that former U.S. attorney Stephen Wigginton exposed its confidential information in his current capacity as class action lawyer, claims he did it again on May 4.