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February 16, 2018

Langdon & Emison Partners, Client Speak at KU Law School

Langdon & Emison partners Bob Langdon and Mark Emison were guest speakers at a recent event hosted by the Kansas University (KU) Law School Trial Association. The partners, along with former client Lt. Col. Aaron Eckberg, spoke to nearly 20 law students about building and maintaining successful attorney-client relationships.

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January 22, 2018

MATA Continues Balance the Scales Program

The Missouri Association of Trial Attorneys has continued its Balance the Scales initiative, which includes an open letter writing campaign that citizens can contribute their name to if they wish. Balance the Scales collects stories from throughout the state that showcase some of the harms to consumers that “tort reform” legislation can bring. This campaign is primarily communicated through social media, and is at its heart a project dedicated to preserving the Civil Justice System.

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New York Times:  Loose Oversight of Medical Devices Poses a Threat to Public Health
January 15, 2018

New York Times: Loose Oversight of Medical Devices Poses a Threat to Public Health

After an exhaustive study of the safety and efficacy of artificial hips in America, the New York Times has published an article that examines the full risks of these devices. Thousands of Americans have filed lawsuits against the manufacturers of artificial hips.

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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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November 15, 2017

L&E Obtains Success in Appellate Matter on Behalf of Family

The Missouri Court of Appeals recently decided that the family of a woman who died because she took the wrong medication will get a new trial against the pharmacy on the issue of damages for aggravating circumstances. The case is Oyler v. Hy-Vee, Inc., WD79742. Langdon & Emison Partner Michael W. Manners helped lead the appellate team in the matter.

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November 10, 2017

L&E Named a Top Tier Personal Injury Firm for Sixth Year in a Row

Langdon & Emison has once again been ranked in the “Best Law Firms’ by U.S. News – Best Lawyers,” for the category of personal injury litigation for plaintiffs. The 2018 edition will include L&E as one of the top plaintiff’s firms in the areas of both product defect litigation and personal injury.

Langdon Emison
October 6, 2017

Fall 2017 Newsletter Released

Langdon & Emison has released its newest edition of its quarterly newsletter, available for free download here on our web site. Our firm newsletter is mailed out to attorneys and clients nationwide, and intends to educate a general audience about issues in plaintiff’s personal injury litigation, as well as consumer hazards in contemporary society.

Langdon Emison
September 18, 2017

FMCSA Releases 2017 Guide to Large Bus and Truck Accidents

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has released its 2017 Pocket Guide to Large Truck and Bus Statistics. The guide is a compilation of data from the overall state of the industry to enforcement activity. The Pocket Guide incorporates and replaces the one-page data summaries, “Commercial Motor Vehicle Facts,” which were published occasionally over the past 10 years.

Langdon Emison
August 24, 2017

Langdon & Emison Welcomes Tricia Campbell as New Mass Tort Attorney

Langdon & Emison announces the recent addition of attorney Tricia Campbell to its mass tort litigation division. She will play a leadership role in helping Langdon & Emison manage multiple mass tort dockets and expand into new torts.

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August 16, 2017

Bob Langdon, Brett Emison Speak at AAJ Annual Convention

As part of the American Association for Justice’s programming of substantive sessions at its Annual Meeting in Boston, Partners Bob Langdon and Brett Emison, spoke on aftermarket vehicle defect litigation. […]

Langdon Emison
August 4, 2017

L&E Partner Brett Emison Receives AAJ Distinguished Service Award

Langdon & Emison partner Brett Emison is a recipient of the 2017 American Association for Justice Distinguished Service Award. Emison was honored at the AAJ Annual Convention in Boston, July 22-25, 2017.

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Angie Berry Honored as an Unsung Legal Hero
July 25, 2017

Angie Berry Honored as an Unsung Legal Hero

Langdon & Emison’s Angie Berry has been recognized in this week’s edition of Missouri Lawyers Weekly, as a recipient of the 2017 “Unsung Legal Heroes” award, for the category of firm administrator. The awards go to honorees in the categories of IT, marketing, HR, and all areas of law firm management.

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