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March 16, 2020

Brett Emison Published on Tort Reform Issues Facing State

Brett Emison authored this piece on tort reform in the state of Missouri, which appeared in a recent edition of the Kansas City Star.

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February 28, 2020

Missouri Attorneys Volunteer Time in Jefferson City as Part of Access to Courtrooms Debate

Missouri attorneys spoke before the state legislature on various bills this session dedicated to “tort reform.” Brett Emison is currently president of the Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys.

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Nicotine addiction cycle
November 21, 2019

American Medical Association Calls for Ban of Vaping Products

Langdon & Emison continues to accept personal injury claims across the country related to Juul vaping products. Injuries have included seizures, popcorn lung, severe burns, and nicotine addiction.

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Balancing the Accounts
November 6, 2019

Thomson Reuters Investigative Article Shows Juul Copied Big Tobacco Blueprint for Success

An eye-opening report from Thomson Reuters shows that the e-cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs used a lot of game plan elements from a business line that preceded them: big tobacco.

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October 8, 2019

Close to 300 New Lung Injury Cases This Week Reported This Week in Vaping Crisis

Close to 300 new vaping injury cases have been reported since last week, bringing the nation’s total of serious lung injury cases to just over 1,080.

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July 25, 2018

Salvaged Takata Airbags Making Their Way in Vehicles

The largest automotive recall in U.S. history still has motorists wondering if their Takata airbags will explode and shoot shrapnel through their vehicles. But, another set of unsuspecting motorists might not know they’re in danger.

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May 31, 2018

Kent Emison and Michael Serra Published on the Dangers of Guardrails on U.S. Highways

A new article from attorneys Kent Emison and Michael Serra, analyzing guardrail defects and litigation trends on this type of roadway hazard. Langdon & Emison […]

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Langdon & Emison’s Guardrail Case Featured in Investigative Report
May 18, 2018

Langdon & Emison’s Guardrail Case Featured in Investigative Report

Critical pieces of legislation that could take away Missouri citizens’ access to courts are quietly making their way through Jefferson City as headlines remain on Gov. Eric Greitins’ legal battles.

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April 10, 2018

Blog: The Dangers of Goodyear RV Tires

Dangerous recreational vehicle (RV) tires, manufactured by Goodyear, are at the center of a federal investigation and lawsuits nationwide. Are your RV tires safe? Maybe not, according to a recent blog published by Langdon & Emison partner David Brose.

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March 28, 2018

Blog: The Link Between Corporate Donations and Tort Reform

Missouri senators are rushing to pass legislation under the guise of “tort reform,” according to a recent blog by Langdon & Emison partner Mark Emison. According to Emison, these tort reform bills protect corporations from being sued by citizens who are injured or killed by their defective products.

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March 15, 2018

L&E’s David Brose Offers 5 Tips for Safe Spring Break Travel

Spring break season is upon us, which places many vacationers on U.S. highways for road trips to their destinations. If your spring break has yet to start and you’re planning to hit the highway soon, Langdon & Emison partner David Brose offers five simple tips for save travel.

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December 15, 2017

After Ruling, Lawsuits Over 3M Bair Hugger Warming Blankets Move Forward

Thousands of consumers who have filed lawsuits against 3M for their Bair Hugger warming blankets received a favorable ruling this week, as the trial court rejected 3M’s arguments to prevent the claims from going to trial. The first bellwether trial is set for February 8, 2018, with additional trials following throughout the year.

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