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Panel affirms summary judgment to defendants in product liability suit stemming from car crash

Jonathan Bilyk Jan. 10, 2014, 9:00am


Split panel rules against Chicago school district in suit over tuition reimbursement request

Jonathan Bilyk Jan. 7, 2014, 8:05am


Company sues Lake, Will counties over foreclosure auction practices

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 31, 2013, 9:15am


McHenry County's top prosecutor files defamation suit over blog comments

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 30, 2013, 2:01pm


Panel rules on ongoing dispute over dissolution of Chicago law firm

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 23, 2013, 3:04pm


Wheaton College files another suit over Obamacare mandate

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 20, 2013, 11:00am


Appeals panel reverses forum ruling in wrongful death, med-mal suit

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 19, 2013, 8:30am

A Hinsdale hospital and a group of doctors will need to defend themselves in Cook County  against a wrongful death and malpractice suit brought by a woman whose father died, after an appeals court ruled the case should not be transferred to DuPage County.

ARDC panel affirms recommendation to suspend Chicago lawyer who accused judges of corruption

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 17, 2013, 1:12pm

The Review Board of the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARDC) has recommended a three-year suspension for a Chicago lawyer who accused four Cook County judges of corruption, including allegations they fixed cases.

Crane Co. removes asbestos suit to federal court

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 16, 2013, 8:00am


Appeals panel reverses ruling and nearly $200,000 award in suit over home sale

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 11, 2013, 8:25am


Panel rules on insurance dispute over $4.5M-plus jury award in injury suit

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 9, 2013, 2:30pm


Businessman seeks $1M from Chicago lawyer and firm in legal malpractice suit

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 6, 2013, 10:47am


Insurance group sues federal agency over new rule targeting discrimination in housing practices; says it could increase costs for everyone

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 3, 2013, 12:52pm


Appeals panel reverses ruling over Skokie firm's malpractice insurance

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 3, 2013, 8:15am


Panel rules against football players in insurance dispute over workers' comp benefits

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 26, 2013, 8:10am

Three men who suffered injuries while playing for a professional indoor football team will not be able to collect workers’ compensation benefits after an appeals panel backed a lower court’s determination that an insurance company was not obligated to pay their claims because the players were not employees of the insured entity.

First District rules on long-running dispute over Lake Calumet property

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 21, 2013, 12:55pm


Empire Today files RICO suit against former executives, seeks $25 million in damages

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 15, 2013, 11:06am

Empire Today, an iconic Chicago area seller and installer of flooring and window treatments, has filed suit against two of its former top executives, seeking $25 million in damages from the pair the company alleges ran a fraud scheme that diverted millions of dollars in workers compensation reimbursements from insurance companies to their personal accounts.

First District reverses part of Cook County ruling over woman's sidewalk injury

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 14, 2013, 7:55am


Village removes castle owners' suit over ordinance to federal court

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 11, 2013, 9:13am

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Second District upholds $80,000 jury verdict against retired lawyer

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 7, 2013, 12:21pm