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Judge severs disability access class action attempt vs Kohl's, says not near enough settlement

Jonathan Bilyk Aug. 11, 2017, 3:44pm

After rejecting an attempt by advocates for those with disabilities to turn their lawsuit over accessibility standards at Kohl’s department stores into a nationwide class action against the retailer, a federal judge has separated the cases, saying he does not hold out much hope the parties will agree to a settlement to resolve their disputes over such things as the width of Kohl’s store aisles and whether stores lived up to the retail chain’s “Shopability Standards.”

Urban Rooftops performed defective work, damaged home during renovation, complaint says

Louie Torres Apr. 10, 2017, 12:55pm

A couple is suing Urban Rooftops LLC, of Chicago, citing alleged breach of contract for failing to adequately complete work on a home renovation project.