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Law firm files class action suit over unsolicited credit card

Rhys Saunders Nov. 18, 2013, 9:37am


Insurance company asks judge to decide its duty in $1M personal injury suit

Rhys Saunders Nov. 15, 2013, 8:00am


Fired restaurant server files discrimination suit against steakhouse

Rhys Saunders Oct. 31, 2013, 1:05pm

A 55-year-old restaurant server has filed a lawsuit against a Chicago steakhouse over allegations of age discrimination.

Panel overturns $1M verdict in favor of defendants in wrongful death suit

Rhys Saunders Oct. 30, 2013, 10:07am


Woman files class action suit against Victoria's Secret over texts

Rhys Saunders Oct. 24, 2013, 3:39pm

A Chicago woman has filed a class action lawsuit against Victoria’s Secret that alleges the lingerie giant sent several unsolicited and automated text messages to thousands of customers.

ARDC lodges eight-count complaint against Forest Park attorney

Rhys Saunders Oct. 21, 2013, 12:37pm

The Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission has accused a Chicago area lawyer of charging several clients fees, but not properly representing them.

NBA, MLB and NHL file trademark infringement suit over counterfeit goods

Rhys Saunders Oct. 18, 2013, 3:08pm

­The National Basketball Association, Major League Baseball and National Hockey League have filed a joint suit against a counterfeiting collective that has allegedly sold knockoff jerseys and caps online to Illinois customers.

Dying prisoner files federal lawsuit seeking release

Rhys Saunders Oct. 16, 2013, 10:04am


Three former employees sue Rockford Career College for age discrimination

Rhys Saunders Oct. 15, 2013, 10:32am


Former probation officer sues Kane County court system for discrimination

Rhys Saunders Sep. 27, 2013, 12:50pm

A 46-year-old black man is suing the Kane County Court Services and the 16th Judicial Circuit for race and age discrimination, claiming younger, less-experienced white men were promoted over him.

Dr. Dre's headphone company sues over trademark infringement

Rhys Saunders Sep. 23, 2013, 2:38pm


Coach files federal suit against unknown members of alleged counterfeiting ring

Rhys Saunders Sep. 20, 2013, 2:44pm

Luxury leather products company Coach Inc. has filed a federal lawsuit accusing members of an alleged foreign counterfeiting ring of selling fake goods online to Illinois residents.

Medical resident sues over alleged wrongful termination

Rhys Saunders Sep. 16, 2013, 10:32am

A former orthopedic medical resident has sued Loyola University Medical Center and five of its doctors, claiming they illegally terminated him and sabotaged his efforts to get another residency spot.

Insurance company claims it doesn't have duty to defend police officers

Rhys Saunders Sep. 11, 2013, 5:06pm

An insurance company has asked a federal court to decide whether it has to pay for the defense of former police officers being sued by five men wrongfully convicted of the  rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl.

Split panel of ARDC Review Board recommends suspension for lawyer with drug conviction

Rhys Saunders Sep. 9, 2013, 11:10am

The Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARDC) has recommended a four-year suspension for an attorney convicted of conspiracy with the intent to distribute 1,000 kilograms or more of marijuana.

Police officer sues park district over slip and fall incident

Rhys Saunders Sep. 6, 2013, 11:23am

A Chicago police officer is suing the park district for more than $3 million after a slip and fall incident at Ping Tom Park.

Appellate court: bar manager had no duty to warn patron of threat

Rhys Saunders Sep. 4, 2013, 11:43am


DeKalb bar owners face suit over alleged copyright infringement

Rhys Saunders Aug. 29, 2013, 4:07pm