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Illinois man allegedly failed to pay $146K for auctioned baseball card

Louie Torres Apr. 7, 2017, 9:41am

A North Carolina company is suing Michael Zarkin, an Illinois resident, for alleged breach of contract after he purportedly failed to pay the plaintiff $146,800 for a baseball card he had bid on during an online auction.

St. Charles company alleges ex-employee committed corporate espionage to form rival corporation, steal customers

Dan Churney Oct. 17, 2015, 10:51am

A suburban company, which works with insurance carriers to arrange housing for catastrophe victims, is claiming in Chicago federal court a former employee committed corporate espionage by swiping a secret list of adjustors, setting up a competing company and poaching customers. St. Charles-based ALE Solutions filed a 10-count, 47-page lawsuit Oct. 14 against Starpoint Digital, Inc., and two former ALE employees.