The ravages of the nation’s opioid crisis are regular topics in the news today. The costs in damaged lives, health-care expenses, lost productivity, and criminal activity are ever-growing. Now a new avenue for recouping those costs is opening: the plaintiffs’ bar is actively recruiting state and local governments to sue opioid manufacturers to recover the costs of combating the use of opioids.
RDM is sponsoring Tyreek Hill’s Foundation Celebrity Basketball Game on May 19, 2018 at Mason-Halpin Fieldhouse at Rockhurst University. The basketball game will raise funds to benefit, Touchdown 4 A’s, an educational grades improvement and scholarship program. All proceeds from the event will benefit The Tyreek Hill Foundation.
For tickets visit: https://tyreekhill.ticketbud.com/tyreek-hill-celebrity-basketball-game.
RDM’s trial victory for Lincoln Electric and Hobart Brothers in Laningham v. Hobart Brothers and Lincoln Electric was named as a “2017 Top 5 Defense Verdict” by Missouri Lawyers Weekly. Partners Kurt Rasmussen and Dyanna Ballou and associate Justin Ijei represented Hobart Brothers and Lincoln Electric in a jury trial in Jackson County, Missouri in May 2017.
Attorney Nate Lindsey, in conjunction with the Downtown Dutchtown Business Association and many community volunteers, recently helped establish the largest Community Improvement District in Missouri.
RDM is once again proud to join with Kansas City's leading charitable community to sponsor the Big Slick Celebrity Weekend 2017. This year, the firm committed itself to being a platinum sponsor.
Our firm believes in the importance of pro bono work and, accordingly, commits to encouraging and supporting pro bono activities. Law firms that sign the Pro Bono Pledge promise to make a commitment to the provision of pro bono legal services in the Kansas City area by actively seeking opportunities to provide pro bono services, setting specific goals for yearly pro bono work, and encouraging firm-wide participation in pro bono initiatives. Project Pro Bono is a partnership between Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (“KCMBA”) and Legal Aid of Western Missouri (LAWMO).