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Bob Schuster Wins Largest Personal Injury Settlement in North Dakota History

Jun 2016 18

After three years of litigation, Bob Schuster settled the case of a Bakken oil field worker injury in North Dakota for $20,000,000, as reported in pleadings filed in the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. In October, 2011, a tanker truck driver suffered…

Smith Families Demand Safety Changes at Encana

Feb 2013 13

The families of Tony and Deaun Smith have written the presidents of Encana Oil and Gas (USA) Inc. and Encana Corporation, asking each of them to institute company safety changes to protect the public from future trucking tragedies such as the collision…

Schuster Obtains Largest Wrongful Death Settlement in Wyoming History

Jan 2013 07

Robert P. Schuster represented the families of Tony and Deaun Smith who were killed in a totally preventable truck collision in Fremont County, Wyoming.

Husband Killed In Gas Rig Explosion

Dec 2012 10

The widow of Kyle L. Rooke filed a wrongful death case over an explosion at a gas drilling outside Pinedale. Mr. Rooke was severely burned and was pronounced dead at the rig site by the EMT’s who responded to the explosion. The suit was filed in the…

Default Judgment, $5M Discovery Sanction Leveled Against Figaro Engineering, Figaro USA

Dec 2012 07

The Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois has sanctioned defendants in a product liability case for egregious and intentional discovery violations. The case—Ainsworth v. Figaro Engineering Company et al—involves the failure of a carbon monoxide sensor…

Encana Truck Kills Two in Fremont County, Wyoming

Jan 2012 14

Record Number of Pipeline Explosions in 2010, 2011

Jan 2012 14

Widow Sues Over Natural Gas Rig Explosion

Jan 2012 04

‚ÄčThe widow of Kyle L. Rooke has filed a wrongful death case regarding an explosion at a gas drilling outside Pinedale on January 5, 2011.

Schuster Named Among Nation’s Best Law Firms

Nov 2011 01

For the second year, the law firm of Robert P. Schuster, P.C., of Jackson, Wyoming, has been recognized as one of the nation’s best law firms by U.S. News & World Report.

Natural Gas Pipeline Regulations Under Study

Oct 2011 10