The Missouri Court of Appeals Western District has affirmed a $427,777 damages award against a St. Joseph attorney accused by his former partners of failing to fully disclose the value of two contingency-fee cases when he left the firm.Read More »
The court has reinstated a $300,000 punitive damages award for a Jackson County sheriff’s deputy in his sexual harassment and retaliation suit against his employer.Read More »
A court has held that public governmental bodies cannot use a provision outlining fees for electronically maintained records to assess the cost of attorney-review time as “staff time” to people seeking records through the Sunshine Law.Read More »
A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday sent a lawsuit over fees charged by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson's administration for an open records request back to a lower court for further consideration.
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