By | August 7, 2015

Miles for Meso Spotlight: Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization

Today marks the beginning of our series of Miles for Meso Spotlights. Every week between now and race day on Sept. 26, the Simmons Hanly Conroy blog will feature a story from… Read More

By | April 1, 2014

Global Asbestos Awareness Week Begins Today

Earlier this year, the U.S. Senate passed a resolution designating April 1-7, 2014 as Global Asbestos Awareness Week. This week is an opportunity to spread awareness of the dangers of asbestos exposure… Read More

By | November 13, 2013

Obama Administration Issues Statement Against FACT Act

House to Vote Today on Legislation that would Deny, Delay Justice for Asbestos Victims The U.S. House of Representatives will meet this afternoon to consider the so-called “Furthering Asbestos Claims Transparency” Act… Read More

By | November 11, 2013

Big Asbestos Pushes Harmful Bill for Mesothelioma Victims to Vote on Eve of Veterans’ Day

Veterans Account for 30 Percent of Deaths from Mesothelioma On the eve of Veterans’ Day, the U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote on the so-called ‘Furthering Asbestos Claims Transparency Act,’… Read More

By | October 11, 2013

2013 Miles for Meso Brings Families Together, Changes Lives

On Sept. 21, 2013, the Firm sponsored the fifth annual Miles for Meso 5k in Alton, Ill in honor of National Mesothelioma Awareness Day on Sept. 26. More than 800 people participated… Read More

By | September 25, 2013

Studies Show Positive Impact of Immunotherapy on Mesothelioma Cancer Regression

Mesothelioma is often seen among the aging population, primarily because of its long latency period. In turn, increased age has been linked to immune system decline. Knowing all of this, new research… Read More

By | June 6, 2013

A Real Life Super Hero: Janelle Bedel’s Fight Against Mesothelioma Cancer Inspires ‘Wonder’ Among Meso Community

Homegrown social media campaign grows rapidly in support of Wonder Woman with mesothelioma Today is Wonder Woman Day in Rushville, Indiana. The town’s mayor made the declaration Monday in honor of Rushville… Read More

By | November 9, 2012

How to Give Back to Veterans in Metro St. Louis this Veterans’ Day

The servicemen and women who have served in our military have always sacrificed much to make our country a better place to live. It wasn’t until earlier this past century, however, that… Read More

By | October 11, 2012

Healthy Lung Month & Mesothelioma Awareness

The month of October is Healthy Lung Month. This health observance is sponsored by the American Lung Association and strives to increase national awareness pertaining to the warning signs of diseases of… Read More

By | June 25, 2012

Attorney Chris Guinn Presents $25,000 Check to St. Louis Labor Council for Unemployed Union Workers, Families

$25,000 pledge to help union families: delivered Alton – Delivering on their promise to donate $25,000 to the ‘$5 for the Fight Fund’ if the labor movement would raise $25,000 to match… Read More