The Sunshine Project
Updates on litigation against Governor Greitens:
Because of the media interest in the Sunshine Project's recent litigation against Governor Greitens, we will be periodically updating this website with events, scheduling and court documents, as they are filed.
Progress and Updates:
- Lawsuit filed in Cole County, Missouri, December 29, 2017
- Honorable Judge Patricia Joyce assigned.
- Governor Motions for change of Judge.
- Honorable Judge Jon Beetem assigned.
- Plaintiff files OPPOSITION to Governor's Motion to Dismiss
- Governor's Motion to Dismiss DENIED as to all the Sunshine Law allegations. April 30, 2018
- Subpoena issued to AG for Confide investigation file. May 4, 2018.
The Sunshine Project is a pro bono legal collaboration between the separate law firms of Attorneys Mark Pedroli and Ben Sansone in order to help people submit Sunshine and FOIA requests and, in some circumstances, file lawsuits if the government refuses to produce the records. If you have submitted a Sunshine Request to the Custodian of Records for the government in question and you haven't received a response or you believe have been wrongly denied the records, you can contact my office.
- St. Louis Post Dispatch Editorial Board, January 8, 2018
- Kansas City Business Journal, January 3, 2018
- St. Louis Post Dispatch, Tony Messenger, January 2, 2018
- Kansas City Star, January 2, 2018
- St. Louis Post Dispatch, Tony Messenger, August 18, 2017
- Kirkwood-Webster Times, Linda Jarrett, August 17, 2017
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About Pedroli Law, LLC
For more than 15 years, Pedroli Law LLC, led by attorney Mark Pedroli, has brought a wide breadth of knowledge and tenacity to the counsel and litigation field. Mr. Pedroli lived and worked in Hong Kong, China, South Korea, Japan and Malaysia before he graduated from Washington University School of Law.
Mr. Pedroli brings a breadth of real world experience to the legal practice. He represents individuals, business owners, and board members throughout the United States in a variety of matters ranging from general business counsel, business litigation, trust and estate litigation, and tort litigation. In 2016, Mark Pedroli, pictured below with Governor Hutchinson, won Pedroli Law's first state Supreme Court case creating new tort law protecting victims of electronic data theft. Mr. Pedroli briefed and argued the case in his role as Special Litigation Counsel for one of the fastest growing data intelligence and marketing advisory firms in the United States.
Areas of Practice:
• Foreign Representation
• Strategic Counsel
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• Business Litigation
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Pedroli Law is civil litigation, fiduciary litigation, trust and estate contests, trust fund malfeasance, trustee removal, trust fund audits, commercial and business litigation, trade secret protection, appellate practice, and advocating on behalf of individuals who were defrauded or otherwise injured by unsafe people, conditions or products.
Mr. Pedroli is admitted to practice in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth, Sixth, and Eighth Circuits. Pedroli Law has litigated in a variety of jurisdictions outside of Missouri, including Illinois, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Ohio and Virginia. Pedroli Law can help you manage your litigation in any state. Mr. Pedroli has wide experience in complex trust and estate litigation, representing both grantors and beneficiaries alleging breach of trust and breach offiduciary duties.
Mark Pedroli, an international businessman before he became an attorney, has studied several languages, and has conversational proficiency in Mandarin Chinese. He possesses the wide variety of skills and knowledge that makes Pedroli Law the ideal legal source for your commercial, business, tort, trust and estate, and general litigation and counseling matters.
Pedroli Law also counsels in political strategy, political campaigns, including pro bono work in the public interest.
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Pedroli Law offers legal and business consulting, including travel and in-person representation, for clients desiring or currently doing business in the Pacific Rim. Founder Mark Pedroli is proficient in the cultures of Asia and has maintained a wide variety of local and expat contacts throughout the region.
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