Eight BB&D Attorneys Selected as 2023 Best Lawyers in America

BB&D attorneys Chris Bauman, Bob Blitz, Jason Turk, Jim Deutsch, Kevin Fleming, Bridget Nave, Rich Rothman and Rob Brandt have been selected for inclusion in the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.  Chris Bauman, Bob Blitz and Jason Turk were selected for Commercial Litigation, Kevin Fleming for Business Organizations (including LLCs and Partnerships) and […]

Bob Blitz Named as Special Master in Monsanto Cases

BB&D’s founding member Robert D. Blitz has been appointed by the Circuit Court of St. Louis County to serve as Special Master in the first case to go to trial in St. Louis County relating to claims that Monsanto’s Roundup-brand product causes cancer.  The case is currently in week three of a scheduled five-week jury […]

Legislation Modifies Missouri’s Business Incentive and Worker Training Programs

SB 68 renames the Missouri Works Training Program to the “Missouri One Start Program,” which provides flexible funding for a company’s training costs associated with a new facility, expansion or retraining project.  Companies may utilize industry training funds to offset training costs for new products, new manufacturing processes, technological innovation, and productivity improvement.   Under SB 68, a company is no longer required to retain its current number of employees, instead becoming eligible by maintaining at least one-hundred jobs in the year preceding the application.