St. Louis Legal Issues Blog

Important tips for preventing a forklift accident on the job

Suffering an injury on the job is never easy. You will need to be medically evaluated, complete a bunch of paperwork, file a report and then file for workers’ compensation. You could miss quite a bit of time at work or you could wind up never returning to work. It all depends on the severity […]

Jun 8 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Personal Injury

What to expect when involved in commercial litigation

When it comes to running a business, there is so much to do. You will have daily responsibilities that take up most of your time. Even with a large number of employees, you could still run into issues that you will need to handle yourself. One such issue is that of commercial litigation. Here’s what […]

May 24 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation

One killed in horrific three-car crash in Illinois

One person was killed and a child was ejected from a vehicle in a three-vehicle crash on I-57 in Illinois earlier this week. The accident occurred in Monee, Illinois, on Interstate 57 near Manhattan-Monee Road. The accident claimed the life of a 29-year-old man from Glenwood and a child was ejected from another vehicle that […]

May 18 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Personal Injury

How can construction disputes be resolved?

The construction industry has millions of workers across the country that rely on various jobs to keep them busy throughout the year. Some of those jobs could turn into problems when construction disputes arise in O’Fallon, Illinois. It can be easy for you to just turn your head and accept that there was a problem […]

May 11 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Construction And Engineering Disputes

Apps to fight distracted driving

Distracted driving is a problem here in Illinois and across the country. With phones, smartwatches and even smart cars on the road, our attention is more divided than ever. This habit is destructive and a danger to all motorists. Luckily, some applications are giving you tools to fight back. Here are a few apps trying to […]

May 9 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Uncategorized

The most common types of motorcycle accident injuries

iding a motorcycle in Illinois can be exhilarating. Whether you love to ride in the fall, spring or summer, you need to be as safe as possible. There are plenty of precautions you can take to make sure that your bike is ready for a ride. There’s also plenty of safety apparel you can wear […]

May 3 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Personal Injury

Explaining the Bureau of Consumer Protection

Consumers are constantly being bombarded with scams and other poor business practices everywhere they turn. This is not how the business world should act. That’s where the Bureau of Consumer Protection comes into play. This agency operates under the realm of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to help protect consumers from poor business practices, scams, […]

May 3 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Civil Rights And Consumer Protection

How you can protect intellectual property in an electronic world

More and more companies are using digital technology, user interfaces, computer code and many other technologies to improve daily operations and customer service. But, is your business protected in today’s digital world? You need to be careful with protecting your company’s ideas and investments or risk losing them to copycats. That’s where intellectual property comes […]

Apr 26 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Intellectual Property Litigation

What is the Uniform Commercial Code?

Commercial litigation is a very important aspect of the legal world. It allows people to file lawsuits for various commercial issues that could affect their lives. Commercial law governs the distribution and sale of various goods. It also governs the financing of specific transactions. Commercial law is governed by the Uniform Commercial Code (UCC), which […]

Apr 25 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Business And Commercial Litigation

Subcontractor Awarded Pre-judgment Interest

The Missouri Court of Appeals affirmed an award of pre-judgment interest to a successful subcontractor at the statutory rate of 9% in G & G Mechanical vs Jeff City Industry, on March 20,2018. #ConstructionLaw.

Apr 25 2018      On Behalf of  David M. Duree & Associates, P.C.      Uncategorized