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Suit claims Allied Collection Services repeatedly made calls to wrong person

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 12:21pm

A Bellwood man is suing Allied Collection Services Inc., a debt collector, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Former line cook says Fisherman's Island failed to pay overtime wages

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 12:20pm

A former employee has filed a class-action suit against Fisherman's Island and Mahmod Abughoush, alleging violation of Workers' Compensation acts.

BDP International claims competitor adopted nearly identical business name

Louie Torres Jun. 5, 2017, 12:19pm

A Pennsylvania-based logistics firm is suing BDP International Enterprises Inc., based in Orland Park, and owner Brandon Pennington, alleging unfair competition.

Woman claims Sun-Times website implicated her in crime she didn't commit

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 3:38pm

CHICAGO — An individual is suing Sun-Times Media LLC d/b/a Sun-Times Media Wire, a news service, alleging defamation.

Lakeview nursing home allegedly let former resident develop skin condition, other ailments

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 3:38pm

CHICAGO — An estate administrator is suing Lakeview Rehabilitation and Nursing Center LLC, alleging negligence for allowing a decedent to develop several health conditions.

Little Company of Mary, doctors alleged liable for premature discharge contributing to death

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 3:38pm

CHICAGO — The administrator of an estate is suing Harshad M. Mehta M.D., Shola Aluko M.D. and Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Centers, alleging negligence.

Man alleges Cigna wrongfully denied his right to life insurance benefits

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 10:26am

A man is suing Cigna Group Insurance, alleging breach of contract.

Near South Health Clinic, doctor allegedly failed to follow up on 2006 colonoscopy

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 10:21am

A woman's family is suing Gail Floyd M.D., and Cook County's Near South Health Clinic, alleging they failed to provide results from a colonoscopy.

Suit claims negligence by Midlake Medical, Mercy Medical contributed to death

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 10:19am

An estate administrator is suing Valesia Philips M.D.; Midlake Medical Corporation S.C.; and Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, alleging negligence.

Suit claims woman had stroke during surgery due to Franciscan Health's negligence

Louie Torres Jun. 2, 2017, 10:16am

A couple is suing Franciscan Health Chicago Heights, alleging negligence during surgery led to a woman's stroke.

Patient alleges Northwestern Memorial, two doctors failed to treat coronary condition

Louie Torres May 31, 2017, 11:02am

A patient is suing Northwestern Memorial Hospital and two doctors, alleging negligence for failing to recognize symptoms of a serious coronary condition.

Woman claims she fell down stairway at Stoneport Builders that wasn't up to code

Louie Torres May 31, 2017, 11:00am

A woman is suing Stoneport Builders Inc. and Grove Management, alleging liability and negligence for a fall she suffered on a stairway.

Patient alleges she was struck by staff member at Belmont Village Senior Living

Louie Torres May 31, 2017, 10:58am

A patient is suing Belmont Village Senior Living, alleging that she was struck by a member of its staff.

Oak Lawn failed to prevent development of bedsores in former resident

Louie Torres May 31, 2017, 10:57am

The administrator of an estate is suing Oak Lawn Respiratory and Rehabilitation Center, alleging that insufficient measures were taken to prevent a former resident's bedsores.

A & D Import Motors allegedly failed to disclose cars had been rebuilt after crashes

Louie Torres May 31, 2017, 10:53am

A woman is suing A & D Import Motors Inc., alleging breach of warranty, fraud, liability, negligence and negligent misrepresentation.

Woman alleges injuries from fall at Starbucks location in The Fashion Outlet, Rosemont

Louie Torres May 31, 2017, 10:51am

A woman is suing Starbucks; an unknown employee; ABM Industries Incorporated; ABM Industry Groups LLC and related corporate entities; and Macerich Property Management Company, alleging liability and negligence.

Woman sues Advocate Christ, three doctors over neurological care of decedent

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 10:14am

A deceased woman's family is suing Advocate Christ Medical Center, Ellen C. Omni M.D., David McElmeel M.D. and Abdul Amine M.D., alleging negligence.

Gynecologist says surgeon made false statements about surgery he performed in 2006 at Northwest Community Hospital

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 10:11am

A gynecologist is suing Thomas A. Painter M.D., alleging defamation for statements he made to others regarding a 2006 surgery.

Woman alleges UCMC surgeons gave her permanent nerve damage

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 10:09am

A patient is suing The University of Chicago Medical Center, Lewis L. Shi M.D. and Jimmy Jiang M.D., alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries stemming from shoulder surgery.

Mother says Lurie Children's Hospital, staff were negligent in son's treatment

Louie Torres May 30, 2017, 10:07am

A mother is suing Radiology Imaging Specialists Ltd., Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and three individuals, alleging negligence in the treatment of her son after he swallowed a battery.