A 62-year-old truck driver from Clay County, Illinois filed an age discrimination suit in federal court claiming he was terminated from his job and replaced with a younger individual after complaining about hauling overweight loads.
Waterloo home owners Howard and Renee Hlina are suing Royal Fiberglass Pools, Inc. and Royal Pools & Patio of O'Fallon for breach of contract and consumer fraud claiming the defendants allegedly failed to complete work on a home swimming pool.
Brad Lakin East Alton attorney Ed Unsell filed a malicious prosecution complaint against Brad Lakin, The Lakin Law Firm and Kristopher Lakin in Madison County Circuit Court on Wednesday alleging that a $50 million countersuit they filed against him and four of his clients in 2006 was baseless.
Herndon EAST ST. LOUIS – U.S. District Judge David Herndon will hold no hearing for the city of Fairview Heights on its motion to certify a statewide class action seeking back taxes from Orbitz, Travelocity and other online travel agents.
Pictured from left to right: 2008 River Bend Growth Association Chairman Kent Scheffel, Gary Hoggatt, Jr. of National Bank and Melissa Erker, 2007 RGBA Chairman. Gary Hoggatt, Jr. has been recognized as the 2007 Ambassador of the Year by The River Bend Growth Association (RBGA).
Tillery Madison County Associate Judge Ralph Mendelsohn granted drug maker Pfizer four hearings in a row, putting off St. Louis attorney Stephen Tillery who tried to squeeze in a class certification hearing ahead of Pfizer.
Kurt Schroeder After providing testimony eight separate days over three weeks totaling nearly 30 hours, former Thompson Coburn attorney Kurt Schroeder exited stage left out of the Madison County Courthouse in a civil trial that appears will last a long time.
If you thought the 2008 presidential election, certain to have at least one candidate with strong Illinois, was the most important issue facing our state in 2008 -- you were wrong. Despite the fact that Hillary Clinton was born here, and Barack Obama lives here and represents us, the presidential election is not the important event on our calendar.
Harvey Carlson of Minnesota filed an asbestos suit against 65 defendant corporations alleging he was exposed to asbestos from 1953 through 1999 while working as a laborer, engineer, fireman, oiler and coal passer at various locations including the state of Illinois.
The estate of Della Seibold filed a wrongful death suit against Usman Qayyum, M.D. in Madison County Circuit Court Feb. 21, alleging the doctor deviated from the standard of care when treating Seibold.