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Asset Broker Accused of Neglected Fiduciary Duties MIDWEST Expert Case

Asset Broker Accused of Neglected Fiduciary Duties

This is a securities fraud case where a broker, the employee of a large asset management firm in Illinois, was accused of breaching his fiduciary duty. While soliciting loans from the firm’s clients and claiming personal financial distress, the broker a …

Whistleblowers Sue Former Employer for Discrimination MIDWEST Expert Case

Whistleblowers Sue Former Employer for Discrimination

Two hospital nurses acting as whistleblowers decided to sue their previous employer in Kansas after they reported on a coworker’s allegedly unethical practices. When the two nurses came forward to their employer, a large hospital, and discussed a resident …

Tech Executives Sued for Allegedly Excessive Compensation MIDWEST Expert Case

Tech Executives Sued for Allegedly Excessive Compensation

The main creditor of a tech company in Indiana decided to sue its three founders, alleging that they repeatedly paid themselves out prior to paying back company debts. The lawsuit came after decades of success in the tech industry, where the company distri …

SEC Expert Opines on Illegal Poison Pill Agreement MIDWEST Expert Case

SEC Expert Opines on Illegal Poison Pill Agreement

This case involves a defending company that had a board who have entrenched themselves in the positions by enacting a “poison pill” agreement that prevents any takeover of the company by shareholders. One of the shareholders attempted to vote out the curre …

High Risk Patient Dies After Undergoing General Anesthesia MIDWEST Expert Case

High Risk Patient Dies After Undergoing General Anesthesia

This case involves a male patient in Missouri, who presented to the hospital with complaints of chronic coughing, congestion, fever, chills, weakness and dizziness. His medical history shows that he suffered from a number of chronic medical conditions, mos …

Arboretum Named in Toxic Pesticides Lawsuit MIDWEST Expert Case

Arboretum Named in Toxic Pesticides Lawsuit

The death of a groundskeeper for a large arboretum prompted an environmental toxicology lawsuit against the arboretum’s owners in Missouri. The groundskeeper, a sixty-year-old man, had tended to the arboretum’s outlying gardens and landscaping for many yea …