Cook Vetter Doerhoff & Landwehr P.C.

At CVDL, we are skilled advocates, negotiators, and confidential advisors with deep experience in a wide range of civil matters. With each client, large or small, we strive to provide outstanding legal service and achieve the best solution available. Integrity and diligence are our keys to success.

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Our experienced attorneys help businesses and individuals navigate complex legal issues both inside and outside the courtroom so our clients can achieve the best results possible in the situations they face.

$25 million class settlement approved

November 20, 2018

A Missouri federal court has approved a $25 million class action settlement that compensates thousands of Missouri landowners for the unauthorized use of their property for commercial telecommunications.  This settlement concludes seven years of hard-fought litigation between the class and Sho-Me Power Electric Cooperative and Sho-Me Technologies LLC.  CVDL served as co-counsel for the plaintiffs.   …read more

Missouri Supreme Court issues decision regarding jurisdiction of Missouri state courts over out-of-state corporations

November 20, 2018

On November 20, the Missouri Supreme Court issued its decision in State ex rel. PPG Industries, Inc. v. McShane, SC97006, finding that a publicly-available website is insufficient to give Missouri courts jurisdiction over an out-of-state corporation. The plaintiff was a general contractor whose contract required application of a product made by PPG, a Pennsylvania-based manufacturer.   …read more