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Cannot Appeal a Motion for Summary Judgment

July 31st, 2017

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Missouri courts have stated that a court’s decision regarding a motion for summary judgment, whether it is denied or approved, is not appealable.  Since they are not appealable, it is important to respond to a motion for summary judgment as best as possible in order to protect yourself.

If you have been sued and need assistance, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at Hoorfarlaw.com.

Asking for a Change of Judge before Trial

July 20th, 2017

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When in a Missouri associate circuit court, Missouri Statute 517.061 allows a party to request a change of judge as long as the request is made five (5) days or more before the date of the trial.

If you are being sued and need legal representation, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at Hoorfarlaw.com.

U.S. Supreme Court Overturns $2.7 Million against Goodyear Tire

April 26th, 2017

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The U.S. Supreme Court recently overturned a $2.7 million discovery sanction against Goodyear Tire and their attorneys for hiding tests on certain tires. The Supreme Court stated that the discovery sanction can only be up to the amount of damages incurred by the discovery misconduct.  Ultimately, the court reduced the damages to $700,000.

If you have been sued and need assistance, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.

Jackson County Jury Awards $500,000 Against Debt Collector

April 17th, 2017

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A woman from Jackson County has sued CACH, LLC for suing her for a debt that she did not have.  After winning her jury trial, the jury awarded her $500,000 in damages.

If you are being hounded by debt collectors, contact our law office at 816-524-4949 or visit our website at www.Hoorfarlaw.com.