News from January 2019

Court activity on Jan. 14: James McAdams vs Shindong Industrial Co., Ltd

By The Madison County Record | Jan 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by James McAdams and Jo Ann McAdams against Shindong Industrial Co., Ltd on Jan. 14: 'Exhibit By Shindong Industrial Co., Ltd. Exhibit To 7 Motion To Dismiss/Lack Of Jurisdiction . (champlin, Matthew)'

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.

Former machine operator sues companies that used asbestos fibers

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jan 15, 2019

A former machine operator is suing CBS Corporation, et al., asbestos products manufacturers, citing alleged negligence.

Jan. 14: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois docket for personal injury cases

By The Madison County Record | Jan 15, 2019

The following personal injury-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on Jan. 14. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Court activity on Jan. 14: Business Property Lending, Inc. vs Adventure 2000, LLC

By The Madison County Record | Jan 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity in the suit brought by Business Property Lending, Inc. against Adventure 2000, LLC, Carlyle Properties, LLC, John Spaar, Unknown Tenants, Unknown Non-Record Claimants, Unknown Owners and Advance Stores Company Incorporated on Jan. 14: 'Motion To Remand To State Court Motion For Partial Remand And To Sever

Suit alleges motorist caused Alton crash

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 15, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist and passengers claim they were injured in an Alton collision.

Case activity for Auto-Owners Insurance Company vs A-Z Welding & Machine, Inc. on Jan. 14

By The Madison County Record | Jan 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activities in the suit brought by Auto-Owners Insurance Company against A-Z Welding & Machine, Inc., Bob Ayers and Kevin Brown on Jan. 14:

Monsanto pollution plaintiffs want settlement invalidated; Hearing set today

By Record News | Jan 15, 2019

BELLEVILLE – Almost 300 plaintiffs in pollution suits have called on St. Clair County Chief Judge Andrew Gleeson to invalidate a settlement between their lawyers and Monsanto.

Jan. 14: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois docket for contract cases

By The Madison County Record | Jan 15, 2019

The following contract-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on Jan. 14. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois: Actions Taken on Jan. 14

By The Madison County Record | Jan 15, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois reported the following activity on Jan. 14 in the suits below:

Jan. 14: U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois docket for insurance cases

By The Madison County Record | Jan 15, 2019

The following insurance-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on Jan. 14. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Driver sues over Bloomington collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 15, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a Bloomington crash.

Motorist alleges insurer failed to approve claim over Alton crash

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 15, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing his insurer for allegedly failing to approve his claim after a motorist ran a stop sign and caused a collision in Alton.

HEPLERBROOM: Heplerbroom elects 5 new partners

By Press release submission | Jan 15, 2019

Kevin Birkenmeier, Pamela Gamble, Charles Insler, Katie Jacobi, and Christian Willenborg, M.D., have been elected partners of HeplerBroom LLC.

Patient alleges injuries to common bile duct following surgery

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 15, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A Godfrey woman claims she suffered injuries to her common bile duct following surgery.

Pedestrian sues Granite City over crosswalk trip, fall

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 15, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A pedestrian is suing Granite City after she allegedly tripped while using a cross walk.

Thirty lawyers apply for three associate seats on St. Clair County bench; Runoff is possible

By Ann Maher | Jan 15, 2019

Thirty local lawyers have applied for three associate judge positions that became open after the November election.

Motorist sues driver over Edwardsville crash

By Lhalie Castillo | Jan 15, 2019

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing an Edwardsville crash.

Gleeson allows plaintiffs to withdraw from Monsanto claims; Says 300 other petitioners need to figure out how to do same

By Record News | Jan 15, 2019

BELLEVILLE – St. Clair County Chief Judge Andrew Gleeson on Tuesday granted requests of plaintiffs Jacqueline Everson and Tyrha Dooley to withdraw from pollution claims against Monsanto.

St. Clair County plaintiffs awarded nearly $3 million in 2018 jury trials

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jan 16, 2019

St. Clair County jurors awarded plaintiffs a total of $2,944,782 in 11 jury trials last year.

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