News from April 2014
A former waiter at a Mexican restaurant has filed suit against the eatery, alleging he was not paid for work he performed and was fired after complaining about it.
A credit company has refused to release a certificate of title to a Bethalto couple who filed for bankruptcy, according to a recently filed putative class action complaint.
A door stop is blamed for causing a woman’s injuries during a fall at an Edwardsville eatery.
Plaintiff attorneys seeking to prove they lost a $1 billion judgment in a civil racketeering suit against insurer State Farm served a subpoena for nearly seven years of telephone records from the editor of the Madison County Record newspaper.
“We had no problems with other judges in the past,” commented attorney Monica Kelly of Ribbeck Law in Chicago. “So, either the judge does not understand the rule or we don’t understand it.”