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Aperion Care International accused of negligence in resident's care

Louie Torres Nov. 2, 2016, 4:53pm

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Aperion Care International; Yam Management LLC and Yam Consulting LLC, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Estate executor alleges sexual assault at nursing home

Louie Torres Nov. 2, 2016, 4:51pm

A representative of a deceased woman's estate is suing Glenwood Healthcare & Rehab Inc., and a male resident, alleging that the woman was sexually assaulted by the other nursing home resident.

Woman sues The Pride Stores for injuries from Schaumburg gas pump fire

Louie Torres Nov. 2, 2016, 4:50pm

A woman is suing The Pride Stores Inc., alleging negligence and insufficient measures taken to prevent damages in connection with a gas pump fire at The Pride of Schaumburg, a gas station.

Presence Resurrection Medical Center, doctors accused of negligence in connection with death

Louie Torres Nov. 2, 2016, 4:47pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Presence Resurrection Medical Center; and doctors identified as Casey Collier, M.D. and Emily Hansen, M.D., alleging negligence in medical care.

Plaza Property Advisors says Baird Capital, Myelin owe $900K for services

Louie Torres Nov. 2, 2016, 4:45pm

A real estate consulting firm is suing Baird Capital Partners; Myelin Health Communications; and Partners+Simon Inc., citing alleged unjust enrichment, after the defendants allegedly used the consultants to land a rent deal, saving them at least $2.7 million, but then allegedly did not pay the consultants for their work.

Alma Lasers says customer hasn't paid invoices for purchased cosmetic laser equipment

Louie Torres Nov. 2, 2016, 4:33pm

A maker of cosmetic laser equipment is suing Yigazu Isthetics and Wellness Center, citing alleged breach of contract.

Man says Harvey detectives falsely accused him of marijuana possession

Louie Torres Nov. 1, 2016, 6:20pm

A man is suing the City of Harvey and Harvey Detectives Jeff York, Star No. 1032 and E. Muhammad Star No. 1013, alleging his civil rights were violated.

Rewards Network Establishment Services says it's owed money under terms of agreement

Louie Torres Nov. 1, 2016, 6:18pm

FB Mall LLC, which does business as Fat Belly's, and several related entities, are being sued, alleging breach of contract.

Man alleges late wife was prescribed too high of dose of fentanyl, oxymorphone

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:46pm

A La Grange Park man alleges his late wife's death was caused by a too high dose of prescription drugs.

St. Paul's House & Health Care Center accused of not preventing pressure sores

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:44pm

The daughter of a deceased man alleges a Chicago nursing care facility failed to provide adequate medical and personal care to her late father.

Mid America Care Center accused of wrongful death of Chicago woman

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:41pm

The family of a deceased Chicago woman claims improper care at a nursing facility caused her death.

Woman alleges Alden of Waterford did not prevent falls

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:39pm

A former resident at an Aurora long-term nursing care facility claims she was not provided proper care.

Woman blames IHOP for injury from falling artwork

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:36pm

A woman is suing Flip 3132 Inc.; Flipmeastack Inc.; International House of Pancakes LLC; IHOP Leasing LLC; IHOP Restaurants LLC; and IHOP Franchisor LLC, alleging negligence, liability and insufficient measures taken to prevent injuries.

Northwestern Medical Group accused of failing to inform patient of possible cancer

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:34pm

Two representatives of a deceased woman's estate have filed a wrongful death claim against The Northwestern Medical Group, alleging negligence in medical care.

Concert attendee alleges she was injured when Lupe Fiasco fell on her from stage

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:32pm

A woman alleges she was injured at a Lupe Fiasco concert in Chicago's Marquette Park when Fiasco jumped off the stage and landed on her.

Mercy Hospital and Medical Center, others accused of failing to diagnose cancer

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:30pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against Mercy Hospital and Medical Center; doctors, identified as Jose DiMauro, M.D., Reina M. Tarabey, M.D. and Anita L. Ong, M.D.; and medical practices Pathology Consultants of Chicago Ltd. and Pathology Associates of Chicago Ltd., alleging negligence in medical care.

Williams Roofing & Insulation accused of breaching contract

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:28pm

A married couple's lawsuit against Williams Roofing & Insulation Inc. alleges breach of contract.

Northwestern Medical Group accused of missing stroke signs

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:26pm

A deceased man's family has filed a wrongful death claim against a doctor, identified as Larry Kaskel, M.D.; the Northwestern Medical Group; and Northwestern Memorial Physicians Group, alleging negligence in medical care.

Warren Barr South Loop accused of failure to properly supervise resident who died

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:23pm

A deceased woman's family has filed a wrongful death claim against nursing home Warren Barr South Loop and Warren Barr Nursing Pavilion LLC, alleging the woman was suffocated when her ventilator failed.

Rosement, emergency phone board claim 911 revisions violated state law

Louie Torres Oct. 31, 2016, 2:20pm

The village of Rosemont and one of its boards are suing the statewide 911 administrator, and the Illinois Department of State Police, alleging violation of state law.