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Erin N. Pfirrman is an associate attorney in the firm's St. Louis office focusing her practice on defending clients in the areas of toxic tort litigation, products …

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Changes to Punitive Damages Coming to Missouri

Last week, the Missouri legislature passed comprehensive changes to the assessment of punitive damages in Missouri. The bill, SB 591, outlines new pleading requirements, a clear burden of proof, and a heightened standard with regard to punitive damages. The bill will now head to the desk of Governor Mike Parson, who is expected to sign these new measures into law. More »

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