A. St. Clair County mechanic accuses several companies of exposing him to asbestos during his employment.
BELLEVILLE – A husband and wife allege the man's lung cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos during his life and employment.
BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her husband's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure during his career.
Two individual are suing Dana Companies, Genuine Parts Co., Maremont Corp. and several other companies for alleged negligence.
Trial lawyer panel: Plaintiffs' lawyers adapting strategies to fit post-BristolMyersSquibb legal landscape
While the U.S. Supreme Court's Bristol Myers Squibb ruling has resulted in some big wins for businesses targeted by the plaintiffs' bar, new strategies and theories deployed by plaintiffs' lawyers may be blunting the further impact of that decision, despite high hopes from some it would largely thwart the ability of out-of-state plaintiffs to sue out-of-state defendants in a favorable court forum.
BELLEVILLE — A former mechanic claims he developed mesothelioma and that it is an asbestos-induced disease.
BELLEVILLE — A lawsuit alleges a man's lung cancer was a result of asbestos exposure.
BELLEVILLE — A couple have filed a lawsuit claiming the husband's lung cancer was wrongfully caused.
The Metro East city of Alton is growing. Businesses are expanding or buying new locations. The local hospital is expanding. Alton has been selected as the site for a new reality show that will invest in small businesses there.
BELLEVILLE — A former laborer has filed a lawsuit against a number of companies after he was diagnosed with lung cancer.
BELLEVILLE — A couple is suing a number of companies, citing alleged failure to warn and negligence over asbestos exposure.
BELLEVILLE – A couple alleges exposure to asbestos caused the husband to develop lung cancer.
BELLEVILLE – A couple is seeking damages from several companies over allegations that the husband's lung cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.
BELLEVILLE – A woman alleges her father's cancer was caused by his exposure to asbestos during his career.
BELLEVILLE – A man is seeking more than $50,000 over allegations his cancer was caused by asbestos exposure.
BELLEVILLE – A widow of a press operator/foreman alleges that exposure to products containing asbestos caused her late husband to develop lung cancer.
BENTON – U.S. Magistrate Judge Stephen Williams halted the harvest of a farmer who claims weed killer dicamba damaged his soybeans, so that defendant Monsanto could inspect the crop before it disappeared.
BELLEVILLE – A former laborer and farm hand alleges exposure to asbestos caused him to be diagnosed with cancer earlier this year.
EAST ST. LOUIS - District judge Nancy Rosenstengel denied SI Wireless’s motion to dismiss a putative class action alleging it wrongfully sends automated text messages, holding that the defendant failed to prove an arbitration agreement binds the parties.
Supreme Court puts hold on Cook Co. judge accused of abusing authority in pursuing sanctions in asbestos case
The Illinois Supreme Court, acting in response to a request from lawyers who claim they and others have been targeted by a “rogue” Cook County judge, has stepped in to slap a hold on potential sanctions proceedings against lawyers and litigants on both sides of an asbestos personal injury case, blocking the judge, for now, from continuing his bench investigation of what he said resembled an improper “grand bargain” between plaintiffs’ lawyers and those for defendant gasket maker John Crane Inc.