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Guest claims Hampton Inn concealed a hole in the floor with carpet, leading to her injuries

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 3:53pm

A woman is suing TMI Hospitality, which does business as Hampton Inn, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries, liability and negligence.

Woman alleges defective insulin pump led to premature birth of her baby

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 3:48pm

A mother is suing Medtronic Minimed, Inc and related companies, as well as Edwards Health Care Services, Inc.; Mercy Hospital and Medical Center; Zeina Habib, M.D., and others, saying defects in insulin pump and infusion devices contributed to the premature birth of her son.

Beecher Manor Nursing & Rehab Center, others accused of negligence in care

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 1:13pm

A deceased woman's family is suing Beecher Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center; Central Street Management LLC; Beecher Properties LLC; Extended Care Consulting LLC; and Extended Care Clinical LLC, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Nursing facility accused of negligent conditions that led to a broken hip

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 10:58am

A family member is suing Victory Centre fo Vernon Hills, a nursing facility, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence to his relative.

Patient says doctor's prescribed acne treatment harmed his vision

Louie Torres Nov. 23, 2016, 10:47am

A man accuses dermatologist of using a product that led to scarring and diminished vision.

Woman alleges arm had to be amputated after negligent shoulder surgery

Louie Torres Nov. 21, 2016, 3:05pm

A Cook County woman claims her left arm was amputated because of improper surgical procedures.

Nursing facility accused of negligence that led to a fall

Louie Torres Nov. 21, 2016, 3:04pm

A representative is suing Alden-Orland Park Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Inc.; Alden Management Services, Inc.; Emeritus at Orland Park; Brookdale Orland Park; and two nurses, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence after repeated falls. 

Woman accuses doctors of negligent care of late mother's cancer

Louie Torres Nov. 21, 2016, 3:02pm

A woman alleges her mother's cancer was not properly treated.

Man alleges he lost use of his right lung from anesthesia needle

Louie Torres Nov. 21, 2016, 3:00pm

A patient alleges he has suffered permanent injuries after receiving anesthesia for a surgery.

Administrator alleges Crossroads Care Center's care of decedent was negligent

Louie Torres Nov. 21, 2016, 2:58pm

An administrator alleges her decedent suffered injuries as a result of a facility's care.

Husband and wife accuse Advocate Christ Medical Center, others of medical malpractice

Louie Torres Nov. 21, 2016, 2:56pm

A husband and wife are suing Advocate Christ Medical Center and others, citing alleged insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries and negligence, leaving the wife with brain damage.

Resident files suit against Aperion, others over allegedly negligent care

Louie Torres Nov. 21, 2016, 2:53pm

A patient has filed suit against a Chicago long-term nursing care facility and its associates over its allegedly negligent care.

Home Instead Senior Care accused of negligence in injury case

Louie Torres Nov. 18, 2016, 9:27am

A deceased woman's family is suing Hutchison Enterprises Inc., and Home Instead Senior Care, alleging negligence in home health care services.

Vintage Healthcare Services accused of failing to provide proper supervision

Louie Torres Nov. 18, 2016, 9:25am

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Vintage Healthcare Services Inc., alleging negligence in the provision of home health care services.

Woman's lawsuit vs Bayer AG, others adds to litigation over Xarelto

Louie Torres Nov. 18, 2016, 9:21am

A woman's lawsuit against several drugmakers over the side effects of a medication has added to the litigation over prescription drug Xarelto.

Duratel LLC, others accused of breaching contract with utility-pole inventor

Louie Torres Nov. 17, 2016, 12:58pm

A man is suing Duratel LLC; Trident Industries LLC; and Peter Ceko, saying they should pay him $2.5 million for allegedly taking his invention of a superior utility pole.

Ingalls Memorial Hospital accused of not properly addressing fall risk

Louie Torres Nov. 17, 2016, 12:56pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Ingalls Memorial Hospital, alleging negligence in medical care.

Advocate South Suburban Hospital, others accused in case alleging needless procedure

Louie Torres Nov. 17, 2016, 12:54pm

A patient is suing Sanath Kumar, M.D.; Advocate South Suburban Hospital; and Advocate Health Partners, alleging negligence in medical care.

Central Dupage Hospital Association, others accused of negligence in man's care

Louie Torres Nov. 17, 2016, 12:52pm

A patient is suing John Boudeman, M.D.; West Central Anesthesiology Group Ltd.; and Central Dupage Hospital Association, alleging negligence in medical care.

Woman alleges harassment, defamation by purported ex-lover, demands $2.5 million

Louie Torres Nov. 17, 2016, 12:51pm

A woman is demanding a man pay her at least $2.5 million, alleging he has emotionally abused, harassed and defamed her since a purported romantic involvement between the two ended several years ago.