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Judge tosses antitrust complaints vs. radiological drug company, others accused of rigging Cook County hospital bids

Dan Churney May 29, 2015, 8:55am

Nuclear pharmaceuticals company Triad Isotopes and a group of related defendants, who are being sued in federal court over claims they rigged bids to secure Cook County drug contracts, have succeeded in persuading a judge to dismiss three of seven counts against them.

IL Supreme Court: Rental Housing Support surcharge collected by county recorders not unconstitutional 'fee office'

Dan Churney May 27, 2015, 8:30am


Judge delivers wins to both sides in former Ditto Trade CEO Simons' battle vs. online brokerage over dismissal, defamation

Dan Churney May 25, 2015, 9:00am

A former chief executive officer of Chicago-based social brokerage firm Ditto Trade has secured a victory – mostly –over claims made against him in an ongoing legal battle with his former employers, who have alleged the former CEO worked to “undermine” the company after he was fired just nine months into his tenure.

Developer's lawsuit tossed vs PNC Bank over 'toxic' loan

Dan Churney May 18, 2015, 10:28pm

A Glenview-based developer's lawsuit against PNC Bank - in which he claimed the bank didn’t play fair, costing him millions of dollars, forcing him into bankruptcy and causing the loss of a property slated for condominiums on Chicago's North Side - has been dismissed.

Markham church alleges city officials improperly using zoning laws to cast it out of neighborhood

Dan Churney May 14, 2015, 3:47pm

A Markham church has claimed Markham city officials violated a number of laws, including the church's right to the exercise of religion, when they denied the church's request for a special use permit to operate a church in a residential area. City officials, in response, have moved to have the case handled in federal court, rather than in Cook County’s circuit courtrooms.

Appellate panel: Pevious homeowner's waiver of habitability warranty may not apply in patio collapse case

Dan Churney May 8, 2015, 12:30pm