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Panel: parents in wrongful pregnancy suit may seek extraordinary expenses

Kenneth Lowe Mar. 3, 2014, 2:15pm


Customer sues restaurant after fall

Melody Dareing Feb. 26, 2014, 10:00am

A restaurant customer is suing the business after falling on its floor.

Apartment building owner sued after man falls on staircase

Annie Cosby Feb. 21, 2014, 2:30pm

A man is suing over claims he sustained injuries on the staircase of an Evanston apartment building.

Supreme Court agrees to hear arguments in 11 cases, including personal injury suit

Bethany Krajelis Jan. 31, 2014, 12:14pm

The Illinois Supreme Court will soon hear arguments in a downstate personal injury suit stemming from an elderly woman’s fall over a public sidewalk known to be in a dangerous condition.

Woman sued over man's trip on stairs

Annie Cosby Jan. 23, 2014, 8:30am


Defense attorneys say venue tactics mark another chapter in Prenda saga

Bethany Krajelis Jan. 15, 2014, 10:48am

Steele, Hansmeier, Duffy

Panel affirms summary judgment to defendants in product liability suit stemming from car crash

Jonathan Bilyk Jan. 10, 2014, 9:00am


City of Chicago sued after woman slips on ice

Annie Cosby Jan. 7, 2014, 2:30pm

A woman is suing the City of Chicago over a slip and fall incident.

Split panel rules against Chicago school district in suit over tuition reimbursement request

Jonathan Bilyk Jan. 7, 2014, 8:05am


Dollar Tree store sued for premises liability

Joel Brakken Dec. 30, 2013, 9:15am

A woman is suing over claims she slipped and fell at a local Dollar Tree store.

Illinois woman sues doctors after losing leg in operation

Whitney Brakken Dec. 26, 2013, 10:25am

Three doctors are facing suit after allegedly committing medical malpractice during a surgery.

Panel rules on ongoing dispute over dissolution of Chicago law firm

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 23, 2013, 3:04pm


Appeals panel reverses forum ruling in wrongful death, med-mal suit

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 19, 2013, 8:30am

A Hinsdale hospital and a group of doctors will need to defend themselves in Cook County  against a wrongful death and malpractice suit brought by a woman whose father died, after an appeals court ruled the case should not be transferred to DuPage County.

ARDC panel affirms recommendation to suspend Chicago lawyer who accused judges of corruption

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 17, 2013, 1:12pm

The Review Board of the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARDC) has recommended a three-year suspension for a Chicago lawyer who accused four Cook County judges of corruption, including allegations they fixed cases.

Woman sues owner after alleged dog attack

Joel Brakken Dec. 10, 2013, 8:20am


Vein Clinics of America faces medical malpractice suit

Joel Brakken Dec. 10, 2013, 8:00am


Bar patron sues after falling into hidden hatch in the floor

Thomas Kallies Dec. 9, 2013, 8:02am

Homero Rodriguez filed suit Nov. 4 in the Cook County Circuit Court against El Plan Inc.  over injuries he allegedly sustained at a bar.

First District reverses part of Cook County ruling over woman's sidewalk injury

Jonathan Bilyk Nov. 14, 2013, 7:55am


Woman sues dog owner after alleged ttack

Joel Brakken Nov. 12, 2013, 7:05am


Book editors sue former publisher for copyright infringement, false advertising

Andrew Thomason Nov. 1, 2013, 12:33pm

A recently filed federal lawsuit marks a new chapter in an ongoing dispute between the editors of a book about a long-term education experiment in Winnetka, Ill. and the book’s former publisher.