Tag: Missouri

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Missouri’s new marijuana law: What employers need to know

November 10, 2022

Via: JD Supra

The uncertified results for the November 8, 2022 election indicates Missouri voters have passed Amendment 3, legalizing marijuana for personal use (effective December 8, 2022). Assuming the unofficial results will be certified, what does this mean for Missouri employers? Here […]

Business Law & Regulations, Finance

Missouri judge rules business owners can sue insurers over COVID-19 losses

August 13, 2020

Via: Jurist

A judge for the US District Court for the Western District of Missouri on Wednesday denied an insurance company’s motions to dismiss two cases in which businesses contended that business interruption insurance should cover COVID-19 losses. Businesses in Missouri and […]

Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

Missouri Limits Punitive Damages in Workplace Safety Lawsuits

July 20, 2020


On July 1, Missouri Gov. Mike Parson signed SB 591, which modifies various provisions relating to civil actions. Notably for Missouri employers, the bill modifies and restricts the way punitive damages are considered in lawsuits brought by current or former […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Missouri sues Chinese government over role in COVID-19 outbreak

April 22, 2020

Via: Jurist

The state of Missouri filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the Chinese government and its top institutions, including the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the Ministry of Emergency Management and the People’s Government of Wuhan City, over their role in the […]