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Deal slices $2.3 million unpaid child support judgment vs Herscher car dealer; sanctions still pending

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 30, 2016, 6:35pm

A Flossmoor woman who a judge had ordered to receive almost $2.3 million from a Herscher car dealership has agreed to a settlement deal, greatly reducing the amount of money she will collect as the result of her lawsuit over the dealership’s alleged failure to withhold child support payments from the paychecks of the woman’s ex-husband.

Country Chevrolet of Herscher ordered to pay $2.3 million for failing to withhold child support payments

Jonathan Bilyk Apr. 11, 2016, 4:13pm

A Cook County judge has ordered a car dealer to pay a Flossmoor woman more than $2.26 million for purportedly failing to withhold child support payments from the paychecks it cut to the woman’s ex-husband, a dealership finance manager the dealer attempted to claim was an independent contractor, and not an employee.