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Man blames Adrianna's Banquets for injuries from thrown bottle

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 6:19pm

A patron is suing Adrianna's Banquets Inc., 163rd & Dixie Highway LLC., Sher Services Inc. and Alicia Finlay, alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries, after he was struck by a bottle thrown by others at the banquet hall involved in a fight.

Theo Insurance Agency accused of misinforming clients

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 6:17pm

A married couple's lawsuit against an insurance agency alleges breach of contract, breach of duty and negligent misrepresentation. 

Vasilko Architects & Associates claims it wasn't paid for services

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 6:16pm

An architecture firm is suing its clients for allegedly failing to pay for services.

Loyola University Health System accused of firing man trying to take medical leave to treat leukemia

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 6:14pm

A man is suing Loyola University Health System, alleging intentional infliction of emotional distress, retaliation, violation of the Family and Medical Leave Act and wrongful termination, after he says his former employers fired him for attempting to take medical leave to treat leukemia.

Autohaus on Edens accused of violating wage laws

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 4:50pm

CHICAGO — A man has filed a class-action lawsuit against Autohaus on Edens LLC, Michael Rosengarden and Mark Tames, his employers, citing alleged breach of contract, unpaid wages and violation of wage laws.

Holland Home accused of negligence in alleged wrongful death

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 4:50pm

CHICAGO — An administrator of a deceased man's estate is suing South Holland Home LLC, d/b/a Holland Home, and Colleen O'Neil Kamin in a wrongful death claim alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Man blames three Chicago officers for malicious prosecution

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 4:49pm

CHICAGO — A man individual is suing the City of Chicago and three of its police officers, alleging malicious prosecution.

Amita Health Adventist Medical Center, Hinsdale accused of negligence in boy's care

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 4:45pm

CHICAGO — A father is suing Adventist Midwest Health, d/b/a Amita Health Adventist Medical Center, Hinsdale f/k/a Hinsdale Hospital, Emily Rose F. Chellappa, R.N., and Donna Lyn Houlis, R.N., alleging negligence in medical care.

Rush University Medical Center accused of negligence in infection case

Louie Torres Oct. 7, 2016, 4:45pm

CHICAGO — A patient is suing medical care providers over allegations that an infection was not diagnosed and treated due to negligence.

Heather Health Care Center accused of not preventing woman's pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Oct. 6, 2016, 12:04am

A woman's family is suing Heather Health Care Center Inc., The Alden Group, and Alden Management Services Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Northshore University Healthsystem accused of negligence that led to heart attack

Louie Torres Oct. 6, 2016, 12:02am

A patient who had a heart attack after surgery claims he was taken off anticoagulant medicine too far in advance of the surgery and was improperly cleared for the procedure.

Warren Barr Gold Coast accused in Legionnaire's disease death

Louie Torres Oct. 5, 2016, 11:59pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing Warren Barr Living & Rehab Center, LLC, which does business as Warren Barr Gold Coast, alleging that negligence at the nursing facility led to the woman's death from Legionnaire's disease.

Metrosouth Medical Center accused of failing to diagnose cancer

Louie Torres Oct. 5, 2016, 11:57pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate is suing a doctor, identified as Palmer J. Blakley, M.D.; Metrosouth Medical Center; and Unimed Ltd., alleging wrongful death after the medical professionals and organizations allegedly failed to diagnose and treat the woman's lung cancer.

P.F. Chang's China Bistro blamed for broken teeth

Louie Torres Oct. 5, 2016, 11:55pm

A customer is suing P.F. Chang's, claiming something in his meal caused him to break several teeth.

Presence Resurrection Medical Center blamed in fall that broke man's neck

Louie Torres Oct. 5, 2016, 11:52pm

A deceased man's family is suing Presence Resurrection Medical Center in a wrongful death claim alleging the hospital didn't do enough to prevent the man from falling and breaking his neck.

Alden Town Manor accused of failing to properly supervise resident

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:22pm

A deceased woman's family is suing nursing home Alden Town Manor Rehabilitation and Health Care Center, Inc., and other affiliated corporate entities, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent the woman's injuries.

Illinois Bone and Joint Institute, others accused of negligent care of broken bone

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:15pm

A couple and their son have filed a complaint alleging doctors didn't properly treat the boy's leg, leading to permanent nerve injury.

Specialty Physicians of Illinois accused of negligence regarding wrist fracture

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:12pm

A woman is suing over alleged medical negligence in the treatment of a wrist fracture.

Crosby's Kitchen injury case blamed on obstructed stairway

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:08pm

A man who had a job delivering food products is suing a restaurant operation over alleged liability for injuries he suffered when he allegedly fell down a stairway with his cart.

Man accused of owing Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving $503K

Louie Torres Oct. 3, 2016, 7:06pm

A prominent family law firm is suing a man over claims he owes them more than $500,000 in unpaid legal bills.