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Clark Manor Convalescent Center, others allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 4:00am

A man's family is suing Clark Manor Convalescent Center, J.S. Affiliates Ltd. and JLR Financial Services Corp. f/k/a JLR Management Corp. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, others accused of causing man's cardiac arrest

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 3:00am

A man is suing Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, an unknown lab technician, doctors Joseph Ogarek, Pablo Moreno, Marrin N. Marinov and A Khan and several nurses for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Bridgeway Senior Living, Lexington Health Care Center of Bloomingdale allegedly failed to prevent pressure ulcers

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 2:00am

A man is suing Bridgeway Senior Living and Lexington Health Care Center of Bloomingdale for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent him from developing pressure ulcers.

Costco, Leider Horticultural Companies sued after woman pierces eye on metal stake on flower pot

Louie Torres Aug. 21, 2017, 1:00am

A couple is suing Costco Wholesale Corporation and the Leider Horticultural Companies Inc. for alleged negligence, liability and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries, after a woman lost sight in one eye on a metal stake on a flower pot.

Presence Saint Francis Hospital, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 20, 2017, 3:00am

A mother and her minor son are suing Presence Saint Francis Hospital, Access at Saint Francis, Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and several medical professionals for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

University of Illinois accused of racial discrimination by Korean professor

Louie Torres Aug. 20, 2017, 3:00am

A man is suing the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois for alleged racial discrimination.

Bridgeway Senior Living LLC allegedly failed to prevent patient from falling

Louie Torres Aug. 20, 2017, 2:00am

A guardian is suing Bridgeway Senior Living LLC and Nathan Langsner for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Park Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center LLC, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 20, 2017, 1:00am

A woman is suing Park Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center LLC, Villa Financial Services LLC and Villa Healthcare Management Inc. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Princeton Rehab & HCC, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 19, 2017, 4:00am

A man is suing Princeton Rehabilitation and Health Care Center Inc. and Alden Management Services Inc. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

The Parc at Joliet LLC,, others accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 19, 2017, 3:00am

An estate administrator is suing The Parc at Joliet LLC, Extended Care Clinical LLC and a nurse for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries.

Woman claims doctor wrongly prescribed her Depakote while pregnant

Louie Torres Aug. 19, 2017, 2:30am

A woman is suing doctor Richard Goldberg, alleging he prescribed a drug which caused her daughter to suffer birth defects.

ModernMed Recovery LLC, doctor accused of breach of contract

Louie Torres Aug. 19, 2017, 2:00am

Two Illinois corporations are suing doctor Kenji Oyasu and ModernMed Recovery LLC for alleged breach of contract and duty.

Podiatry Plus P.C., doctor accused of negligence in operating on girl's toe

Louie Torres Aug. 19, 2017, 1:30am

A mother is suing doctor Natalie Domek and Podiatry Plus P.C. for alleged negligence and for allegedly taking insufficient measures to prevent injuries to her daughter.

Riddell Inc., others accused of not warning athletes helmets won't protect from concussions

Louie Torres Aug. 19, 2017, 1:00am

A former professional football player is suing Riddell and other sports equipment makers, saying they didn't do enough to warn athletes their helmets wouldn't protect them from concussions.

Macy's Retail Holdings Inc. accused of making false statements against woman, costing her a job

Louie Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 3:00am

A woman is suing Macy's, claiming she lost her job when store employees allegedly falsely accused her of shoplifting.

Food 4 Less Inc. allegedly failed to prevent physical altercation

Louie Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 2:30am

A man is suing Food 4 Less Inc., claiming store security guards battered him.

Alexian Brothers Medical Center, others accused of negligence during brain biopsy

Louie Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 2:00am

A woman's family is suing Alexian Brothers Medical Center and doctor Bryan Bertoglio for allegedly performing an errant brain biopsy, leaving her paralyzed.

Knapp Medical Center Ltd. accused of wrongly prescribing Lipitor

Louie Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 1:30am

A couple is suing doctor Keith C. Knapp Jr. and Knapp Medical Center Ltd. for allegedly prescribing a woman a drug which harmed her.

Live Fire Mexican Grill, Martin Produce Inc. accused of negligence

Louie Torres Aug. 18, 2017, 1:00am

A man is suing Carbon Live Fire Mexican Grill and Martin Produce Inc. for alleged negligence and product liability.

Family of modernist designer Nelson says ex-lawyers' missteps cost them rights to 'bubble lamps,' other IP

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 17, 2017, 5:37pm

The son and daughter-in-law of modernist architect and furniture designer George Nelson have sued a collection of lawyers, who they said took advantage of the failing health of Nelson’s widow to transfer the rights to Nelson’s iconic designs, including the Bubble Lamp, to a foundation headed by a Michigan furniture maker, allowing the foundation to claim the proceeds from a settlement with a rival furniture maker accused of making and selling bubble lamps under the Nelson name without permission.