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Family Construction and Cleaning accused of not obeying state order

Louie Torres Feb. 1, 2017, 1:39pm

The Illinois Department of Labor is suing Family Construction and Cleaning Inc. and Ion (a/k/a Jon) Vanciu, alleging breach of contract, unpaid wages, and violation of workers compensation acts.

Former Belcher Law Offices client alleges legal malpractice

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 5:29pm

A woman is suing Belcher Law Offices, as well as Aleksy Belcher, Matthew J. Belcher and Bryant M. Greening, alleging legal malpractice.

Former Chicago Mustangs player claims he's owed wages

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 10:40am

CHICAGO — A professional soccer player is suing Grand Sports Arena LLC, d/b/a Chicago Mustangs Pro; MASL Soccer LLC, d/b/a Major Arena Soccer League and/or MASL Soccer Pro; and Mustangs president/CEO/head coach Armando Gamboa, with allegations against the various parties including failure to pay wages, retaliation and breach of contract.

University of Chicago Medical Center accused of botching sick infant's care

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:33am

A mother is suing The University of Chicago Medical Center, formerly known as The University of Chicago Hospitals, alleging negligence in the care of her infant son.

Chicago Center for Facial Plastic Surgery, doctor accused of failure to complete cosmetic surgery

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:31am

A patient is suing Chicago Center for Facial Plastic Surgery, SC, and Steven H. Dayan, M.D., alleging breach of contract.

V&A Drywall, RAO Construction blamed for fall from ladder

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:30am

A man is suing V&A Drywall Inc. and RAO Construction LLC, alleging they didn't do enough to prevent him from falling from a ladder while on the job.

Apartment owners blamed for injuries from falling ceiling tile

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:28am

A man is suing Letts Investment Realty Inc., J&A Investments LLC, and entities affiliated with each corporation, alleging he was injured when a ceiling tile fell on his head.

Executor blames Lexington Health Care Center of La Grange for death tied to fall

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:24am

A representative of a deceased man's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Lexington Health Care Center of La Grange and two nurses, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Chicago woman alleges that Oak Lawn resident defrauded her

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:23am

A Chicago woman is suing an Oak Lawn resident, identified as Candace Clark, alleging financial exploitation of an elderly person, fraudulent misrepresentation and breach of Illinois Real Estate License Act.

Manor Care of Oak Lawn West accused of not taking proper steps for woman's care

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:20am

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claims against Manor Care of Oak Lawn West, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Advocate South Suburban Hospital accused of failing to prevent pressure sores

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:18am

A patient is suing Advocate South Suburban Hospital, alleging negligence in medial care.

Northshore University Health System, others accused of negligence in man's care

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:15am

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Northshore University Health System; Northshore University Healthsystem Faculty Practice Associates; Northshore University Healthsystem Foundation; Northshore Physician Associates Inc.; Cecilia Cruz, M.D.; and Tina R. Desai, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care.

Woodbridge Nursing Pavilion, Center Home for Hispanic Elderly accused of falling short in care

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 9:12am

A woman's family is suing Woodbridge Nursing Pavilion, and Center Home for Hispanic Elderly, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Man claims repressed memory of abuse by pastor surfaced in 2015

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 12:12am

An unidentified individual is suing Chicago Presbyterian Church, Presbytery of Chicago, San Marcos Church and Church Extension Board of the Presbytery of Chicago, alleging negligence, fraudulent concealment of claims and equitable estoppel.

Village of University Park accused of discrimination by former employee

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 12:10am

A former employee is suing the village of University Park, alleging discrimination and retaliation.

St. James Health-Olympia Fields, others accused of making errors that led to double mastectomy

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 12:07am

A patient is suing St. James Health-Olympia Fields Inc.; Dr. Mark R. Vangorder; Dr. Judy Lyzak; Pathology Consultants Inc.; and Professional Clinical Laboratories LLC, alleging negligence in medical care.

Weiss Memorial Hospital, others accused of negligence during and after surgery

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 12:05am

A deceased man's family is suing Spyridon Theodorakis, M.D.; Maria Osipova, M.D.; Precision Surgical Group; Syed Husain, M.D.; and Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital, alleging negligence in medical care.

Woman blames Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, others for problems related to MRI

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 12:02am

A patient is suing several medical providers, alleging negligence in connection with an MRI.

Wrongful death claim alleges pharmacy provided wrong epilepsy medication

Louie Torres Jan. 27, 2017, 12:00am

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Highland Park CVS LLC, alleging a prescription for epilepsy medication was filled incorrectly, leading to the man's death.

CEO seeks court order requiring Yelp's help in identifying reviewer who besmirched him, his company

Louie Torres Jan. 26, 2017, 12:22am

A CEO is suing Yelp Inc., seeking expedited discovery in connection with alleged defamation.