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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 ...

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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.)

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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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