Missouri Lawyers Media Top V&S winners announced

Posted by HLL Admin

While the COVID -19 pandemic continues, Missouri’s court system has established enough normalcy for attorneys to return to courtrooms and conference rooms to bring their cases to a close.

Each year, Missouri Lawyers Media scours its Verdicts & Settlements database to recognize the state-licensed attorneys who achieved the largest verdicts, settlements, judgments and defense wins of the past 12 months.

The winners will be honored at the 2022 Missouri Lawyers Awards, alongside 28 other Missouri lawyers with newsworthy accomplishments in 2021, including Lawyers of the Year Joel Ferber, Chuck Hatfield and Lowell Pearson.

Please join us for our award ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 27 at the Doubletree Chesterfield. The full rankings of the year’s biggest verdicts and settlements will be published in our annual Top V&S edition in February.

To view the full article, click here

Civil Rights Update: Supreme...

The U.S. Supreme Court recently ruled on a longstanding issue regarding the harm necessary for an employment discrimination claim under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act. In Muldrow v. City of St. Louis, the Court determined that a plaintiff need only demonstrate “some” harm, rather than “significant” harm, from an employment decision to prove

Read more…

Transportation Law: Bills in...

In a move to address lawsuit abuse impacting the trucking industry, Wisconsin and Indiana have recently passed legislation aimed at curbing excessive damages and promoting safety on the roads. These measures arrive against a backdrop of escalating nuclear verdicts in civil litigation. State legislators to take action to protect trucking companies and ensure fairness in

Read more…

Independent Contractors: Navigating the...

On January 10, 2024, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) released its much-anticipated final rule revising the guidance for determining whether a worker qualifies as an employee or an independent contractor under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). This final rule, effective March 11, 2024, replaces the previous administration’s rule, aiming to provide a more

Read more…

Contact Us

    The content of this website is presented for general informational purposes only. Every effort has been made to ensure the website's accuracy however there is no guarantee that the content provided herein is correct, complete, and up-to-date.

    This website is not intended to be a source of legal advice nor should it be considered as legal advice. The reader should not rely on the information presented on this website and should always seek the advice of competent counsel licensed to practice in the state in which the reader resides. Transmission of information on this website does not create an attorney-client relationship with Hughes Lawyers, LLC or with Steven Hughes and Joseph Hoffman individually. The firm assumes no liability for the interpretation and/or use of the information contained on the website, nor does it offer a warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied.

    The use of email, including the contact form on this website, for confidential or sensitive information is discouraged. If the reader chooses to send an email with confidential or sensitive information, reader accepts the risks of lack of confidentiality.

    The choice of a lawyer is an important decision and should not be based solely on advertisements.

    © 2021 Hughes Lawyers, LLC | All Rights Reserved