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Property restoration business accused of causing hearing problems

Louie Torres Feb. 24, 2017, 8:42pm

A Chicago woman is suing a property restoration business, alleging its negligence damaged her hearing.

Briar Place Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Extended Care Consulting accused of negligence

Louie Torres Feb. 24, 2017, 11:43am

A nursing home resident's family is suing Briar Place Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Ltd. and Extended Care Consulting, LLC, alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Man claims doctor, Presence St. Mary's Hospital didn't do enough to save his daughter's life

Louie Torres Feb. 23, 2017, 11:34am

A man is suing Presence St. Mary's Hospital and a doctor, saying the health care providers didn't do enough to prevent a woman from suffering cardiac arrest.

Man says TC Pub manager assaulted him, threatened him at gunpoint

Louie Torres Feb. 23, 2017, 11:29am

A man is suing the owners of two Chicago bars, saying they should be held responsible after a manager at one of the bars allegedly attacked him, confined him in a car and threatened him at gunpoint  for undisclosed reasons.

Patient sues Rush University Medical Center for prescribing drug that reduced his eyesight

Louie Torres Feb. 23, 2017, 11:18am

A patient is suing Rush University Medical Center and a doctor, saying they should pay for prescribing him a drug he blames for his diminished eyesight.

Son claims Symphony of Bronzeville failed to prevent father's intestinal bleeding, choking

Louie Torres Feb. 23, 2017, 11:15am

A man's son is suing a nursing facility, saying personnel there didn't do enough to prevent his father from suffering several maladies, including pressure ulcers, gastrointestinal bleeding and resultant choking.

Construction worker alleges property owner failed to remove accumulated ice

Louie Torres Feb. 23, 2017, 11:07am

A construction worker is suing a property owner, saying the owner didn't do enough to either remove or warn about ice on the ground, leading the worker to allegedly suffer injuries when he allegedly slipped and fell on the ice.

Couple alleges doctor, Mercy Health System, Advocate failed to properly diagnose wife's cancer

Louie Torres Feb. 23, 2017, 11:01am

A husband and wife are suing Mercy Health, Advocate Health and a doctor, alleging they were negligent in a late diagnosis of cancer.

Class action accuses Epatients.com of sending unsolicited fax ads

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 12:42pm

A physician has filed a class action lawsuit against Epatients.com Inc. and 10 John Does, alleging violation of telephone harassment statutes.

Alden-Wentworth Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center accused of negligence in woman's death

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 12:39pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against Alden-Wentworth Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center Inc., alleging negligence in nursing home care.

Mount Sinai Hospital, doctor sued for not doing enough to save leg before amputation

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 12:37pm

A patient is suing Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center of Chicago and Samantha Minc, M.D., alleging they didn't do enough to save her leg before amputation.

Thankfully Living Christian LLC accused of violating overtime pay rules

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 12:34pm

Three former employees have filed a class action lawsuit against landscaping company Thankfully Living Christian LLC and David Trotter, alleging violation of wage laws.

Highland Park CVS, pharmacist accused of prescription error leading to death

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 12:32pm

An administrator of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against a Highland Park CVS Pharmacy and a pharmacist, alleging negligence in the dispensing of a medication.

MacNeal Hospital, others accused of failing to make timely diagnosis of cancer

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 11:38am

A patient is suing MacNeal Physicians Group LLC, which does business as Chicago Health Medical Group; MacNeal Hospital; and Otto K. Lee, M.D., alleging negligence in medial care.

Representative blames Northwest Community Hospital, others for woman's death

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 11:36am

A representative of a deceased woman's estate has filed a wrongful death claim against John A. Shanley, M.D.; Critical Care Physicians of Illinois LLC; Ankit Shah, M.D.; Northwest Heart and Vascular Specialists LLC; NCH Medical Group; and Northwest Community Hospital, alleging negligence in medical care.

Guardian accuses Advocate Christ Medical Center of not preventing pressure sores

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 11:33am

A woman's family is suing Advocate Christ Medical Center, alleging negligence in hospital care.

Attorney Monica Ribbeck accused of legal malpractice in connection with airliner crash lawsuit

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 11:29am

Three people are suing attorney Monica Ribbeck, alleging legal malpractice in connection with an airliner crash.

Oak Forest Health Center, others accused of failing to diagnose diabetes

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 11:27am

A patient is suing the Oak Forest Health Center; the Cook County Health and Hospitals System; Chukwemeka Ezike, M.D.; and Gozi Medical and Occupational Health Ltd., alleging the health care providers were negligent in failing to diagnose him with diabetes.

Advocate Health accused of not providing proper care, causing wrongful death

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 11:23am

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

Class action accuses West Interactive Services Corp. of violating telephone law

Louie Torres Feb. 17, 2017, 11:20am

Four people have filed a class action lawsuit against West Interactive Services Corporation, citing alleged violation of telephone harassment statutes.