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Evanston business owner sues union for harassing him amid labor fight vs E. Chicago casino

Jonathan Bilyk Sep. 9, 2016, 3:32pm

An administrator and part owner at an Evanston mental illness treatment center has sued a labor union, accusing the labor group of unfairly harassing him and invading his privacy as part of the union’s ongoing dispute with an Indiana casino.

Where's the restaurant? Lawsuit alleges leaders of Hardee's, Carl's Jr. franchise operation ran real estate scheme

Dana Herra Sep. 18, 2015, 11:04pm

The grandsons of Carl’s Jr. founder Carl Karcher are facing a lawsuit saying they swindled companies in a real estate scheme that involved promising to open restaurants that never materialized. On Sept. 16, investors with the corporate entities known as KMK Group, LLC and Nine Crown, LLC filed suit in federal court in Chicago, suing brothers Jason and Carl LeVecke and two companies in which the brothers are principals, JC123 Holdings LLC and LeVecke & Co. LLC.