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Woman sues Chicago Bridge & Iron, John Crane Co. over late husband's secondhand asbestos exposure

Ashley Perry Dec. 9, 2014, 9:12am

Vogelzang

Widow sues dozens of asbestos companies over husband's death

Ashley Perry Dec. 8, 2014, 9:00am

Barrett

Ford Motor Co. hit with suit by driver of vehicle struck by spare tire

Ashley Perry Dec. 5, 2014, 9:53am

Clewis

Suit alleges man's lung disease was caused by asbestos exposure

Ashley Perry Dec. 5, 2014, 8:23am

Adair

Customer's trip over extension cord lands Polish buffet owner in court

Ashley Perry Dec. 4, 2014, 2:04pm

A Cook County woman is suing the owners of a Broadview restaurant that serves a buffet of Polish-American cuisine over claims she fell over an extension cord.

Doctor files discrimination suit against Advocate Health and Hospitals Corp.

Ashley Perry Dec. 4, 2014, 9:42am

Wright

McGuireWoods seeks $400K-plus from former clients-turned-opponents in ongoing litigation

Ashley Perry Dec. 4, 2014, 9:00am

A law firm with a Chicago office is suing a group of former clients it claims owes more than $400,000 in legal fees, the latest move in ongoing litigation between the two parties.

Woman blames Northwestern, Au Bon Pain owner and operator for motorized scooter injury

Ashley Perry Dec. 3, 2014, 11:33am

A Cook County woman suit against a hospital and restaurant after allegedly being hit by a handicapped woman's motor scooter in a hospital restaurant.

Suit: Slime-like substance at Blue Line station caused woman's fall

Ashley Perry Dec. 3, 2014, 9:00am

McNulty

Heavy equipment injury at O'Hare Airport leads to complaint against city, others

Ashley Perry Dec. 2, 2014, 9:30am

Miroballi

Alleged dog attack spurs lawsuit against owner

Ashley Perry Dec. 2, 2014, 8:00am

VanOverloop

Owners of two Boystown bars face claims they breached contract to sell their stock

Ashley Perry Dec. 2, 2014, 7:45am

Jayaram

Suit: Unmarked divider on Ruby Tuesday's floor caused woman's fall

Ashley Perry Dec. 1, 2014, 9:46am

Mulholland

Woman files asbestos suit over father's lung cancer, death

Ashley Perry Dec. 1, 2014, 9:15am

Martin

Company claims Oak Park lawyer's alleged malpractice cost it more than $500K

Ashley Perry Dec. 1, 2014, 9:00am

Salajanu

Shopper blames grocery store for slip and fall on floor

Ashley Perry Dec. 1, 2014, 8:45am

Lambert

Morris chemical plant hit with suit over man's claim of toxic exposure

Ashley Perry Dec. 1, 2014, 8:30am

Vrdolyak

Suit alleges patrons of Portage Park pub beat man with baseball bat

Ashley Perry Nov. 26, 2014, 3:00pm

Syregelas

Suit: Asbestos exposure led to former welder's mesothelioma, death

Ashley Perry Nov. 26, 2014, 9:33am

MartinThe widow of a former welder is suing over claims her husband died from mesothelioma that was caused from asbestos exposure. Thelma Totten, as special administrator of the Estate of William Totten, filed a complaint Nov. 18 in Cook County Circuit Court against A.W. Chesterton Co., H.B. Fuller Co., Union Carbide Chemicals and Plastics Co. and dozens of other companies.According to the complaint,

Hotel guest claims toilet leak caused his fall

Ashley Perry Nov. 26, 2014, 9:00am

A Cook County man is suing the owners of a resort and indoor water park in Gurnee over claims a toilet leak caused him to fall.