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Book editors sue former publisher for copyright infringement, false advertising

Andrew Thomason Nov. 1, 2013, 12:33pm

A recently filed federal lawsuit marks a new chapter in an ongoing dispute between the editors of a book about a long-term education experiment in Winnetka, Ill. and the book’s former publisher.

Dog bites child in Wilmette, parent sues dog's owner

Thomas Kallies Nov. 1, 2013, 10:00am


DePuy Orthopaedics sued after hip replacement system is allegedly found defective

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 9:02am


University of Chicago Medical Center named in negligence lawsuit following patient death

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 9:00am

A widowed husband has filed a lawsuit against his wife's doctors, accusing them of failing to properly diagnose cancer.

Man slips on icy stairs, sues owner

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 8:30am


Eagle Ridge Apartments sued for alleged negligence of employee

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 8:15am

A man is suing after he was allegedly hit in the head and injured by an apartment complex employee.

Morelia Supermarket named in negligence lawsuit

Joel Brakken Nov. 1, 2013, 8:00am


Review Board recommends six-month suspension for retired judge

Bethany Krajelis Oct. 31, 2013, 4:20pm

A panel of the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission’s (ARDC) Review Board has recommended a six month suspension for a retired judge accused of improperly dismissing a traffic ticket issued to the daughter of another judge.

Advocate Trinity Hospital faces medical malpractice suit

Whitney Brakken Oct. 31, 2013, 3:00pm

A local hospital and doctor are being sued over claims a patient received inadequate medical care.

Woman breaks leg in fall, sues homeowners

Joel Brakken Oct. 31, 2013, 2:30pm

A Cook County woman is suing homeowners after she broke her leg in a fall while leaving their residence.

Illinois Bone and Joint Institute and doctor sued after wrongfully administering medication

Whitney Brakken Oct. 31, 2013, 2:30pm


Woman sues after she trips and falls at Townline Commons shopping center

Joel Brakken Oct. 31, 2013, 2:00pm

A woman is suing the owners of a shopping center after she tripped and fell on a sidewalk outside the store.

Doctors accused of failing to diagnose signs of stroke

Joel Brakken Oct. 31, 2013, 1:55pm


Amy's Kitchen named in consumer fraud lawsuit

Joel Brakken Oct. 31, 2013, 1:30pm

A man is suing Amy's Kitchen Inc. , which makes a variety of natural and organic convenient and frozen foods, for unlawfully labeling its packaging.

Fired restaurant server files discrimination suit against steakhouse

Rhys Saunders Oct. 31, 2013, 1:05pm

A 55-year-old restaurant server has filed a lawsuit against a Chicago steakhouse over allegations of age discrimination.

MetroSouth named in medical negligence lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Oct. 31, 2013, 1:00pm


GM removes suit over airbags to federal court

Jonathan Bilyk Oct. 31, 2013, 12:53pm


Plane manufacturers sued for wrongful death following crash

Ben Hart Oct. 31, 2013, 11:05am


Providence Englewood School Corp. accuses city of Chicago of negligence

Thomas Kallies Oct. 31, 2013, 8:10am


Woman trips and falls on floor mat at Dunkin' Donuts, files suit

Thomas Kallies Oct. 31, 2013, 8:05am