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Dec 17, 2019

Torts: Statutory Trespass to Property-Crop-dusting-Vicarious Liability

Plaintiff filed suit against defendants for trespass, alleging they crop-dusted herbicides on a neighboring farm in a manner that allowed the herbicides to drift onto plaintiff’s farm; plaintiff also asserted a vicarious-liability claim against the neighboring farm owner. After all defendants but the neighboring farm owners were dismissed, the jury returned a verdict for defendants. […]

Jun 1, 2013

Civil Practice: Spam Email – Vicarious Liability – Independent Contractor

Kramer v. Cash Link Systems (MLW No. 65042/Case No. 12-1956 – 9 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Colloton, J.)

May 13, 2013

Negligence: Damages – Pain And Suffering – Vicarious Liability

Meier v. Schrock (MLW No. 64969/Case No. ED98728 – 14 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, Hoff, J.)

Jul 19, 2012

Bankruptcy: Vicarious Liability – Fraud

Reuter v. Cutcliff, et al. (MLW No. 63906/Case No. 11-1339 – 16 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Gruender, J.) (Smith, J. – concurring in part, dissenting in part)

May 2, 2012

Negligence: Vicarious Liability – FELA – Co-worker Negligence

Cluck v. Union Pacific Railroad Company (MLW No. 63614/Case No. SC91617 – 21 pages) (Supreme Court of Missouri, Russell, J.; Breckenridge, Fischer, Stith and Price, JJ., concur; Teitelman, C.J., dissents in separate opinion filed; Draper, J., concurs in opinion of Teitelman, C.J.)

Nov 16, 2011

Negligence: Automobile Accident – Vicarious Liability – ‘Special Errand’

Tran v. Dave’s Electric Company, Inc. (MLW No. 62974/Case No. WD71183 – 12 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, Ahuja, J.)

Sep 7, 2011

Employer – Employee: Sexual Harassment – Vicarious Liability – Punitive Damages

Leeper v. Scorpio Supply IV, LLC, et al. (MLW No. 62726/Case No. SD29686 – 21 pages) (Missouri Court of Appeals, Southern District, Bates, P.J.)

Feb 2, 2011

Bankruptcy: Securities Fraud – Dischargeability – Vicarious Liability

Reuter v. Cutcliff, et al. (MLW No. 61753/Case No. 10-6043 – 19 pages) (U.S. Bankruptcy Appellate Panel, Saladino, B.J.) Appealed from U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Missouri, Dow, J. (James F.B. Daniels, Kansas City, Missouri, for appellant) (David Gregory Brown, Columbia, for appellee).

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