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Case Results: Millions Recovered

$14,000,000

Driving home, our client was hit by a truck, resulting in a serious brain injury. He and his family will be taken care of for life.

$1,500,000

Excessive force civil rights violation.

$3,600,000

Followed by a multimillion dollar confidential employment discrimination settlement.

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June 5, 2018

Wrongful Death Lawsuits

Missouri statutes define wrongful death lawsuits.  RSMo § 537.080 sets forth who can bring a wrongful death suit.  First, it can be brought by the spouse, children, or surviving lineal descendants of any deceased children (natural or adopted, legitimate or…

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May 30, 2018

Attorney details what legal hurtles Greitens faces next

Missouri Governor Greitens legal troubles will continue after he resigns Friday. What’s next? St. Louis attorney JC Pleban of Pleban and Petruska Law shares what legal hurdles are ahead for the, soon to be, former governor.

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May 25, 2018

What are Punitive Damages?

Punitive damages deter bad conduct of defendants in civil lawsuits.  To award punitive damages, plaintiff, by clear and convincing proof, must show 1.) some element of outrageous conduct; and 2.) that defendant acted with a willful, wanton or malicious mental…

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May 11, 2018

Chet Pleban Explains Jury Selection in Governor Greitens’ Trial

Jury selection is underway in Governor Eric Greiten’s invasion of privacy trial. The trial is expected to begin next week.  Attorney Chet Pleban has more on what we can expect. People with negative impressions of Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens are…

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Settlement

$1,500,000

Excessive force civil rights violation.


April 3, 2018

Recent settlements for racial discrimination against St. Louis police near $2 million

The June settlement of a case in which a white police officer alleged the department promoted a less qualified black candidate over him has pushed the amount of money the St. Louis Police Department has paid out for such allegations…

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March 6, 2018

Claiming Medical Bills

As part of any injury case, the plaintiff can make a claim for his or her past medical bills. Missouri law recently changed on what evidence gets to a jury with respect to claiming medical bills. In August of 2017,…

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March 6, 2018

Settling a Case Without a Lawyer

Anyone can settle a case without a lawyer, but settling a case without a lawyer can be difficult. First, insurance carriers will usually attempt to take advantage of unrepresented injury victims by offering less money than the case is worth….

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February 1, 2018

Chet Pleban Appears on the Dave Glover Show

Chet Pleban joined The Dave Glover Show to talk with the crew about current events.

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February 1, 2018

What is my case worth?

When injured or in a car accident, people often wonder, “What is my case worth?” The short answer: it depends. For personal injury cases, individuals can recover damages including for medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages, property damage and…

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