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Little Company of Mary Hospital, doctors accused of not treating blocked aorta, leading to death

Louie Torres Aug. 4, 2017, 4:00am

The family of a deceased patient is suing Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers and doctors WIlliam Kcomt, Almaz Abdyrakov and George Havelka for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent his death.

Any Time Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. accused of breach of contract

Louie Torres Aug. 4, 2017, 3:30am

A labor group is suing Any Time Heating & Air Conditioning Inc. for alleged breach of contract.

Tommy Hilfiger accuses online stores of copyright infringement

Louie Torres Aug. 4, 2017, 3:00am

Clothing maker Tommy Hilfiger is suing several online stores listed in a court filing, citing alleged copyright infringement and unfair competition.

Morcom Construction Company accused of breach of contract

Louie Torres Aug. 4, 2017, 2:30am

A labor group and an administrative manager are suing Morcom Construction Company for alleged breach of contract.

LivaNova PLC accused of negligence, product liability for infection allegedly linked to Sorin 3T

Louie Torres Aug. 4, 2017, 2:00am

A deceased man's family is suing LivaNova PLC, Sorin Group Deutschland GMBH and Sorin Group USA Inc. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries, negligence, product liability and violation of federal law.

Married couple accuse doctor of negligence for failing to treat hypertension

Louie Torres Aug. 3, 2017, 4:05am

A married couple is suing Jorge Fernald, a doctor, for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Manorcare Health Services-South Holland, nurses allegedly failed to keep man from falling out of wheelchair

Louie Torres Aug. 3, 2017, 3:30am

A man is suing Manorcare Health Services-South Holland and several nurses for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Doctor accused of prescribing medicine that allegedly caused kidney failure

Louie Torres Aug. 3, 2017, 3:00am

A woman is suing Alfred Cisneros M.D. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Saint Anthony Hospital, doctors accused of not treating broken vertebra, contributing to paralysis, death

Louie Torres Aug. 3, 2017, 2:00am

An estate administrator is suing Saint Anthony Hospital and doctor Mark Jundanian for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Family accuses DuPage Medical Group Ltd., doctors of not treating HIV infection

Louie Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 11:58pm

The family of a deceased patient is suing DuPage Medical Group, Audrey Geannopoulos M.D. and Daniel Frank M.D. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Thyssenkrupp Elevator Corporation, others accused of failing to maintain elevator, which fell several floors

Louie Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 4:30am

A man is suing Thyssenkrupp Elevator Corporation, Alliance Partners HSP LLC, Jones Lang LaSalle Inc. and Jones Lang LaSalle Americas Inc. for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Victoria's 4900 Sports Bar accused of negligence in connection with alcohol poisoning death

Louie Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 4:05am

The representative of the estate of a deceased patron is suing Victoria's 4900 Sports Bar and two people associated with the tavern for alleged negligence for allegedly overserving the woman, contributing to her death.

Heirs of deceased patient accuse Chicago Cardiology Institute SC, employees for negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 3:25am

The heirs of a deceased patient are suing Lou Ivanovic M.D., Chicago Cardiology Institute SC, and several employees for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Manor Care of Palos Heights East allegedly failed to prevent woman from fall

Louie Torres Aug. 2, 2017, 2:30am

The executor of the estate of a deceased patient is suing Manor Care of Palos Heights East, a nursing facility, for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent the patient from falling and breaking her hip.

Vista Medical Center East allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling down stairs

Louie Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 4:05am

A patient is suing Dr. Briana Decuir, Vista Medical Center East, Joe Dezoma and Deborah Wohlitz, individually and as personal representative of the estate of Yvonne Dezoma, for allegedly not clearly marking doors on their premises, leading him to allegedly fall down basement stairs, when he thought he was entering a bathroom.

Colorado marijuana dispensary accuses ChargePass, others of breach of contract, fraud

Louie Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 2:45am

A Colorado marijuana dispensary is suing ChargePass, Vouchera LLC, Potential LLC and THC Merchant Services LLC for alleged breach of contract and fraud for refusing to release $134,000 in owed credit card payments.

Heritage Woods Manteno, BMA Management Ltd. allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 1:50am

A deceased patient's family is suing Heritage Woods Manteno and BMA Management Ltd. for allegedly keeping the patient from falling and breaking a bone, leading to the deterioration of her health.

Lawsuit: Symphony of Lincoln Park didn't prevent employee from striking patient in eye

Louie Torres Aug. 1, 2017, 12:14am

A man is suing Symphony of Lincoln Park, a nursing facility, for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.

Warren Barr South Loop accused of not preventing woman's death from infection

Louie Torres Jul. 28, 2017, 3:30am

A deceased woman's family is suing Warren Barr (South Loop) and affiliated entities for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent the woman's death from an infection.

Lydia Healthcare allegedly failed to prevent patient from jumping from bridge

Louie Torres Jul. 28, 2017, 3:00am

The guardian of a disabled person is suing Lydia Healthcare, a nursing facility, for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries and negligence.