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Missouri State Contract Cases 2012 (Part 09): Personal Guarantee, Rescission, and TCPA

In a case involving two uninsured motorist policies, the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District held that a State Farm policy provided coverage only to the extent that its policy limits exceeded the primary underinsured motorist coverage. Two provisions in the policy were at issue. One read, The most we pay will be the lesser […] Read More

Missouri State Contract Cases 2012 (Part 08): Arbitration, Quantum Meruit, and Action on Account

In this case that I discuss in Arbitration Might Just Be the Most Exciting Area of Contract Law, the Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District held that a merger clause in an installment contract precluded a separately-signed arbitration agreement from being effective. In a dispute among law firms over splitting attorneys' fees in a successful […] Read More