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COZEN O'CONNOR: Cozen O’Connor Public Strategies Midwest Continues its Expansion, Landing Veteran Attorney/Lobbyist Matthew T. Glavin

By Press release submission | Mar 5, 2019

Cozen O’Connor today welcomed the newest member of its fast-growing Public Strategies Group, attorney Matthew T. Glavin, who previously served as national director of Government and Regulatory Affairs for American Water, the largest investor-owned water utility company in the United States.

American Law Institute symposium raises eyebrows

By The Madison County Record | Feb 26, 2019

It’s a matter of propriety, really. It’s hard to explain, but there are certain things one doesn’t do in public or even behind closed doors, because it doesn’t look right and it makes a bad impression.

GREENBERG TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Announces 2019 Shareholder Elevations; Reports Fifth Consecutive Year of Record Revenue

By Press release submission | Feb 26, 2019

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP announced the elevation to shareholder of 32 attorneys from 17 offices, practicing in 13 areas of law.

From Pennsylvania Record

'That can't be right': Group defending disputed insurance law project gets judges involved

By Nicholas Malfitano | Feb 21, 2019

PHILADELPHIA – It's curious that a group of lawyers and scholars that traditionally sought to help judges by restating existing laws - but has since been accused of trying to create its own - is involving federal judges as it explains itself, attorneys feel.

From Cook County Record

Class action vs Allstate over rates can continue; Company, not state, set rates, appeals court says

By Dan Churney | Jan 31, 2019

In a split decision, an Illinois appeals panel has stripped Allstate Insurance of its defenses against a class action, which alleged the company unfairly billed long-term auto policyholders more than it charged new ones, saying Illinois insurers can’t protect their rates from lawsuits, because their rates are not controlled by the Illinois Department of Insurance.

TRESSLER LLP: Tressler's 2019 Illinois Rising Stars: Cloyd, Harvey, Wilkins

By Press release submission | Jan 29, 2019

We are proud to announce that Tressler attorneys Reginald Cloyd III, Shannon Harvey and Stacey Wilkins have been selected as 2019 Illinois Rising Stars.

JIB convenes next month in Duebbert case; Four other St. Clair Co. judges have faced discipline

By Record News | Jan 23, 2019

CHICAGO – St. Clair County Circuit Judge Ron Duebbert will face a commission with the power to reprimand, censure, suspend, or remove him on Feb. 27.

Wife sues asbestos manufacturers after husband's death

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 15, 2019

A widow is suing Certain-Teed Corporation, et al., asbestos products manufacturers, citing alleged failure to warn.

Railroad company allegedly caused worker's asbestos-related death

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 3, 2019

BELLEVILLE — A personal representative is suing a railroad company, alleging negligence and an unsafe work environment led to an employee's death.

Widow alleges asbestos products caused husband's death

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 28, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A widow is suing more than a half-dozen users of asbestos products, alleging breach of duty, failure to warn, and negligence in the death of her husband.

From SE Texas Record

DOJ: A company created to file lawsuits has wasted 1,500 hours of the government's time

By David Yates | Dec 20, 2018

TEXARKANA – The U.S. Department of Justice is asking federal judges around the country to dismiss lawsuits it says are brought by shell companies that misrepresent their true purposes - filing meritless litigation against health care companies.

Woman alleges lung cancer from asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Dec 3, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A former worker is suing dozens of companies that used asbestos products, alleging failure to warn and negligence led to her lung cancer.

Suit alleges Cigna Group Insurance denied benefits

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 27, 2018

BENTON — A woman is suing her insurance company for allegedly denying her long-term disability benefits.

From Pennsylvania Record

Pennsylvania opioid litigation in chaos as plaintiff lawyers fight over control

By Daniel Fisher | Nov 26, 2018

MEDIA – Opioid litigation in Pennsylvania appears to be in chaos as a prominent law firm has withdrawn from a leadership position on the plaintiff side and unions and the county surrounding the city of Allentown fight efforts to consolidate all lawsuits in a single court.

Suit alleges man died from lung cancer caused by asbestos

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 19, 2018

The son of a contractor accuses several manufacturers of exposing his father to asebestos.

Employers sued for asbestos exposure after worker develops lung cancer

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 16, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A couple is suing BMW Constructors Inc., Crown, Cork & Seal USA Inc. and Zurn Industries, et al, for the husband's alleged exposure to products containing asbestos.

Creal Springs boat captain accuses employers of negligence

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 15, 2018

BENTON — An injured boat captain from Creal Springs accuses his employers of violating federal maritime law.

Anheuser-Busch, Bayer, Chevron sued for alleged asbestos exposure

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 15, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A couple is suing Anheuser-Busch, Bayer Corp. and Chevron Phillips Chemical Co., et al, over the husband's alleged exposure to asbestos products in the workplace.

TRESSLER LLP: Tressler Recognized as "Best Law Firm" for Insurance Law in Chicago by U.S. News & World Report

By Press release submission | Nov 9, 2018

Tressler is proud to announce that the firm has been selected as a “Best Law Firm 2019” for Insurance Law in Chicago, Illinois.

TRESSLER LLP: Andrew Paine Recognized as Emerging Lawyer

By Press release submission | Nov 9, 2018

Tressler is proud to announce that Andrew Paine has been selected as an Emerging Lawyer in the areas of Commercial Litigation and Governmental, Municipal, Lobbying & Administrative Law.

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