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St. Louis Work Comp: New Workers Suffering More Injuries on the Job

If you are a new hire in an industry with a high turnover rate, you are at greater risk to be injured while performing your job. Statistics released by the Institute for Work & Health show that a new employee … Continue reading

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Court Protects Louis Vuitton from Inability to Understand Obvious Joke

For the past several years, DuetsBlog has covered fashion house Louis Vuitton’s outlandish trademark “bullying” against law schools, dog toys, photographers, and movie studios. Most recently, we discussed the brand’s latest high-profile lawsuit against rival luxury canvas tote maker (sarcasm), … Continue reading

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New DNA Evidence Proves St. Louis Man's Innocence

The Innocence Project filed papers in a Missouri court this morning presenting compelling evidence that a St. Louis man, George Allen, Jr., (left) has served more than 29 years in prison for a murder he didn't commit. The legal petition, … Continue reading

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Louis Vuitton vs. Nadja Plesner: Court lifts ex parte injunction against the artist

The IPKat has reported briefly on the latest verdict in the dispute between Louis Vuitton and the artist Nadja Plesner over the incorporation of a Community design-protected pattern owned by Louis Vuitton into a painting inspired by Picasso's Guernica, titled … Continue reading

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FINRA Reprimands St. Louis Brokerage Firm for Poor Oversight

This month, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) reprimanded First Clearing, LLC, a St. Louis-based brokerage firm, for insufficient anti-money laundering (AML) protections in FINRA Case #2008012791101. First Clearing consented to the described sanctions, without admitting or denying the findings, … Continue reading

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