Personal Injury

Missouri Supreme Court clarifies the limits of co-worker negligence liability for workplace injuries occurring between 2005 and 2012.

March 12, 2018

On March 6, 2018, the Missouri Supreme Court issued opinions in four companion cases dealing with co-worker liability for negligence personal injury claims occurring between 2005 and 2012, Conner v. Ogletree and Evans v. Wilson, Nos. SC95995 and SC95997 (consolidated), Fogerty v. Armstrong, No. SC96030, and McComb v. Norfus, No. SC96042.  During this time period,   …read more

Missouri Supreme Court to consider auto-owner insurance liability where accident-causing permissive driver fails to follow the owner’s rules or policies.

December 20, 2017

On December 19, 2017, the Missouri Supreme Court accepted transfer in Griffitts vs. Old Republic Insurance Company, et al., Case No. SC96740, after an opinion by the Southern District in Case No. SD34753.  The case involves a plaintiff who was seriously injured after being struck by a railroad employee who had general permission to use   …read more