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Attorney sued for malpractice, allegedly failing to inform a client of court decisions

Joel Brakken Dec. 10, 2013, 6:45pm

A man is suing his attorney for failing to properly represent him in a discrimination case.Daniel McCauley filed a lawsuit Oct. 30 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Robert A. Habib, citing legal malpractice.The plaintiff says he owns A Taste of Heaven, 5401 N. Clark St., and retained Habib as an attorney to represent him in a lawsuit filed by a former employee. McCauley says on April 14, 2006,

Local hospital sued after patient is injured in fall

The Cook County Record Dec. 10, 2013, 5:46pm

A Brookfield resident is suing after falling while in the care of a local hospital.Arthur Gallegos filed a lawsuit Oct. 2 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Palos Community Hospital, citing negligence.According to the complaint, Gallegos was a patient at Palos Community Hospital, 12251 S. 80th Ave., Palos Heights, on Aug. 12, 2012, after presenting himself to the hospital complaining of shortness

Man sues over alleged asbestos exposure

Whitney Brakken Dec. 10, 2013, 4:17pm

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Dog bite leads to lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Dec. 10, 2013, 3:10pm

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Judge orders Cook County clerk to issue marriage licenses to two same-sex couples; attorney general intervenes in class action suit over Illinois' gay marriage law

Bethany Krajelis Dec. 10, 2013, 1:45pm

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Man sues Apple, Microsoft and Sony for patent infringement

Andrew Thomason Dec. 10, 2013, 11:25am

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Woman sues after state allegedly seized accounts of title company

Whitney Brakken Dec. 10, 2013, 8:30am

A woman is suing after her funds for a real estate closing were allegedly seized.

Family sues City of Chicago, driver over police chase that ended in man's death

Thomas Kallies Dec. 10, 2013, 8:25am

Montgomery

Woman sues Food 4 Less after she slips and falls

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

A woman is suing over allegations she fell while at a grocery store.

Woman sues owner after alleged dog attack

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

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Target facing lawsuit after customer slips

Whitney Brakken Dec. 10, 2013, 8:15am

A man is suing over claims he fell on a puddle in a Target bathroom.

Manufacturer of Humira faces lawsuit after death

Whitney Brakken Dec. 10, 2013, 8:15am

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Midland Orthopedic Associates sued over doctors' alleged negligence

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

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Man allegedly injured leaving McDonald's files lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Dec. 10, 2013, 8:05am

Ruben Melgarejo is suing McDonald's over injuries he allegedly sustained when he slipped and fell on its premises.

CTA named in personal injury lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Dec. 10, 2013, 8:02am

Tereatha Price is suing the Chicago Transit Authority over injuries she allegedly sustained exiting a train on Feb. 6.

Vein Clinics of America faces medical malpractice suit

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

Sowers

The Bean Caffe sued after wrongly serving a peanut butter smoothie

Whitney Brakken Dec. 9, 2013, 4:27pm

A man is suing over claims he was wrongly served a peanut butter smoothie and had an allergic reaction.

San Pablo Medical Center sued for failing to release medical documents

Whitney Brakken Dec. 9, 2013, 4:22pm

Baker

Former teaching assistant sues over alleged asbestos exposure

Whitney Brakken Dec. 9, 2013, 4:14pm

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Panel rules on insurance dispute over $4.5M-plus jury award in injury suit

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 9, 2013, 2:30pm

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