SUCCESSFUL RESULT AT ARBITRATION

The firm recently completed an arbitration in St. Clair County, Illinois.  The case involved an auto accident with clear liability, but contested damages.  Following arguments and the presentation of evidence, the arbitration panel agreed with the defense position and...

JUDGE GRANTS MOTION TO VACATE DEFAULT JUDGMENT

The firm recently filed a motion to vacate a default judgment that was entered against our client prior to our notice of the lawsuit.  We timely filed a motion to vacate that judgment. After oral arguments, the Judge granted the motion and set aside the default...

JURY AWARDS COMPARATIVE FAULT IN PRODUCTS LIABILITY SUIT

The firm recently completed a one-week jury trial in the City of St. Louis, Missouri.  The case involved product liability allegations, and claims of a traumatic brain injury leading to permanent impairment.  After only 2 hours of deliberation, the jury returned a...

CLG PREVAILS ON PARTIAL MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT

Plaintiff recently voluntarily dismissed a count against a CLG client, in response to a motion for summary judgment filed by the firm.  In that matter – filed in the City of St. Louis circuit court – plaintiff alleged in excess of $1,000,000 in damages due...