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Autumn Leaves of St. Charles failed to prevent woman's fall, fractured hip

Louie Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:39pm

A man is suing Autumn Leaves of St. Charles on behalf of a member of his family, claiming the nursing facility was negligent in caring for her.

Suit claims Mayfield Care Center failed to prevent former patient's falls, pressure sores

Louie Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:38pm

A woman is suing Mayfield Care Center for its alleged negligence in failing to address her family member's risk for falls and skin conditions.

Woman says father received insufficient nursing care at Glenbridge

Louie Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:37pm

A family member is suing Glenbridge Nursing and Rehabilitation Centre and Warren Barr North Shore, claiming the facility was negligent in allowing a former patient there to suffer from bedsores.

Suit claims Micron Industries, ManPowerGroup interfered with man's FMLA rights

Louie Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:35pm

A former employee is suing Micron Industries Corporation and ManPowerGroup US Inc., citing alleged violations of the Family and Medical Leave Act and violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

Mother claims Michael Reese Health Trust was negligent during prenatal care

Louie Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:33pm

The mother of a minor is suing Michael Reese Health Trust, alleging the hospital was negligent in administering prenatal care before her daughter's birth in 2007.

Suit claims former patient at Oakridge in Hillside developed bedsores, other issues

Louie Torres Jun. 27, 2017, 1:31pm

A family member is suing Oakridge Healthcare Center on behalf of a former patient there, claiming that the nursing facility allowed her to develop bedsores and other health issues.

Woman says Health Care Service Corporation wrongly denied disability claim

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 1:57pm

A woman is suing Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois, alleging breach of contract for improper denial of claims related to her disability.

Former clinical research coordinator says Presence Saint Joseph wrongly fired her

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 1:56pm

A Will County woman is suing Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center, alleging disability discrimination, violation of Workers' Compensation acts and wrongful termination.

Suit alleges Manorcare of South Holland let former resident develop bedsores

Louie Torres Jun. 23, 2017, 1:54pm

A woman is suing Manorcare Health Services - South Holland on behalf of her relative's estate, alleging negligence by the facility in allowing the deceased to develop bedsores.

Wheaton man says Fifth Third Bank and collection firm sent letter on discharged debt

Louie Torres Jun. 22, 2017, 11:44pm

A man is suing Fifth Third Bank N.A. and The Roth Morgan Firm Corp., alleging misrepresentation in debt collection.

Berthold says Volvo violated its copyright regarding typeface

Louie Torres Jun. 22, 2017, 11:42pm

A Chicago company is suing Swedish car manufacturer Volvo AB and its North American entities, alleging copyright infringement.

Painters and Decorators group alleges Brookdale failed to make monthly payments

Louie Torres Jun. 22, 2017, 11:40pm

A painters' union is suing Brookdale Decorating Inc., a contractor, citing alleged breach of contract.

Construction & General Laborers sues Great Lakes Fireproofing for missed payments

Louie Torres Jun. 22, 2017, 11:39pm

A local union is suing Michael Castro, individually and as Great Lakes Fireproofing, alleging breach of contract for unpaid employee fund contributions.

Suit says Tasty Waffle in Romeoville made improper deductions, mandated unpaid work

Louie Torres Jun. 22, 2017, 11:38pm

A former server has filed a class action lawsuit against EDLS Inc., which does business as Tasty Waffle, and Lefteris Elefterdiadis, alleging unpaid wages, violation of applicable minimum wage law and violation of Workers' Compensation acts

The Atrium allegedly failed to prevent man's bedsores, pneumonia and other illnesses

Louie Torres Jun. 20, 2017, 1:25pm

A woman is suing The Atrium Health Care Center Ltd. on behalf of a deceased relative, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent multiple health issues.

Woman sues Lexington of Orland Park for negligence related to former resident's fall

Louie Torres Jun. 20, 2017, 1:24pm

A woman is suing Lexington Health Care Center of Orland Park Inc. d/b/a Lexington of Orland Park, and Royal Management Corporation, alleging negligence for allowing her relative, a former nursing home resident, to suffer injuries from a fall that led to his death.

Man alleges Symphony Crestwood was negligent, failed to prevent falls, bedsores

Louie Torres Jun. 20, 2017, 1:22pm

A man is suing Symphony Crestwood LLC and Metrosouth Medical Center, alleging negligence for failing to prevent bedsores and falls which led to injury.

Man says Midamerica Orthopaedics, doctors liable for damage to major nerve

Louie Torres Jun. 20, 2017, 1:21pm

A man is suing James Moravek M.D., Midamerica Orthopaedics, David Altman M.D. and Ambulatory Anesthesiologists of Greater Chicago, claiming he suffered nerve damage while undergoing shoulder surgery.

Parents allege negligence by U of I Hospitals for misdiagnosis, false report of abuse

Louie Torres Jun. 20, 2017, 1:19pm

Two parents are suing University of Illinois Hospitals, claiming staff misdiagnosed their infant and wrongfully caused the couple's remaining children to be removed from their home because they reported them for abuse.

Woman claims Barrington dentist caused nerve pain, damage during crown procedure

Louie Torres Jun. 20, 2017, 1:17pm

A woman is suing dentist James Gavrilos and his practice, James Gavrilos D.D.S. P.C., alleging negligence for causing nerve pain and injury during a dental procedure.