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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


7th Circuit resolves insurance dispute over defense of suits brought by wrongfully convicted men

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 6, 2013, 10:07am


GM removes suit over airbags to federal court

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 31, 2013, 12:53pm


Taxi operator sues city department over new dispatch service for wheelchair accessible vehicles

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 28, 2013, 10:21am

A taxi operator has sued the city of Chicago and the company the city selected to serve as the new centralized cab dispatch service for taxis specializing in transporting those in wheelchairs.

State Farm sues manufacturer to recoup claim pay outs over dryer fires

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 24, 2013, 9:39am


Power company removes farmer's suit over wind turbines to federal court

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 21, 2013, 10:26am


Supportive living center, state sued for discrimination over "no mental illness" policy

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 17, 2013, 10:52am


Insurance company seeks declaratory judgment over duty to defend homeowners association

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 16, 2013, 2:37pm


7th Circuit upholds $25 million jury award to man wrongfully convicted of 1993 murder

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 11, 2013, 10:03am