Trial Courts Do Not Have To “Show Their Math” In Making Attorney Fees Awards In The Show Me State

Though generally, parties are responsible for paying their own attorney’s fees under “The American Rule,” the Missouri Human Rights Act contains a provision whereby a trial court may award “court costs and reasonable attorney’s fees”...

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Legislation Proposing to Limit Legislative Authority of Municipalities and Counties Vetoed

  Governor Nixon has vetoed one of three bills that were introduced this term to address the issue of commercial uniformity in the State of Missouri. House Bill 722 would have prohibited counties and municipalities...