James R. Keller is a fellow in the Missouri Bar Foundation and a member of the American Arbitration Association's newly created Appellate Panel.
Eastern District of Missouri: Ex-Employee’s Isolated Act of Negligence is Not "Misconduct" to Support Denial of Unemployment Benefits, Menendez v. Division of Employment Security, No. ED101860, 2015 WL 1211315, --- S.W.3d --- (Mo. Ct. App. E.D., March 17, 2015)
Three Contractors Denied Sales/Use Tax Exemptions, St. Louis Construction News and Review, March-April 2015
Bid Contest Lawsuit Dismissed; Contractor Has No Legal Rights, St. Louis Construction News and Review, January-February 2015
Billionaire Olenicoff Admits Copying Sculptor's Work, Jury Awards Damages, St. Louis Construction News and Review, December 12, 2014
Eighth Circuit overturns Jury Verdict for Contractor and Counterclaim Jury Verdict for Equipment Lessor, St. Louis Construction News and Review, November-December 2014
Appellate Court Upholds Finding of Subcontractor Defective Work at Ameren's Taum Sauk Plant, St. Louis Construction News and Review, September-October 2014
Contractor’s Claim Trumps Lender in Mechanic’s Lien Lawsuit, St. Louis Construction News and Review, May-June 2014
Appellate Court Overturns Contractor Award For Nonpayment, Interest and Attorney Fees, St. Louis Construction News and Review, July-August 2014
Farm and Construction Equipment Manufacturers Suffer Setback in New Hampshire, Motor Law, March-April 2014, Volume 14, p2
Tesla Challenged in Ohio, Motor Law, January/February, 2014, Vol. 14, p. 4
Home Improvement Contractor Recovers on Oral Contract, St. Louis Construction News and Review, 20, March-April 2014
MSD’s Stormwater Charge Violates State Tax Law, St. Louis Construction News and Review, January-February 2014, 20-21
Gene J. Brockland, Speaker, Collections Theft - Who Owns It?, Association of Midwest Museums, Annual Conference and Meeting, July 14-17, 2014
"Guidebook Practice Series: Arbitration & Mediation",sponsored by The Missouri Bar, July 10, 2012.
"Update on the Law of Arbitration and Mediation", The Missouri Bar Spring Committee Meetings, ADR Committee, Jefferson City, MO, May 11, 2012.
"An Update on the Law on Construction", at 11th Annual Construction Law Update: Avoiding Construction Pitfalls and Potholes, sponsored by the Construction Law Committee of the Business Law Section of the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis, May 9, 2012.