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First Midwest Bank named as defendant in slip and fall lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Dec. 9, 2013, 1:15pm

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Chicago attorney sued for legal malpractice

Whitney Brakken Dec. 9, 2013, 1:05pm

A local attorney is being sued over allegations of professional malpractice.

Bus company named in negligence lawsuit after a woman falls

Thomas Kallies Dec. 9, 2013, 8:10am

Jayne Creal filed suit Oct. 30 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Pace Suburban Bus Service over injuries she allegedly sustained as a result of the defendant's negligence.

Woman sues after closet door falls on her

Thomas Kallies Dec. 9, 2013, 8:05am

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Bar patron sues after falling into hidden hatch in the floor

Thomas Kallies Dec. 9, 2013, 8:02am

Homero Rodriguez filed suit Nov. 4 in the Cook County Circuit Court against El Plan Inc.  over injuries he allegedly sustained at a bar.

Pallet falls on a man at Menards Inc., man sues

Thomas Kallies Dec. 9, 2013, 8:00am

John Nieckula filed suit Oct. 29 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Menards Inc. for  negligence.

Same-sex couples file class action suit over Illinois' gay marriage law; say being forced to wait until June violates their rights

Bethany Krajelis Dec. 6, 2013, 7:11pm

Four Cook County same-sex couples filed a class action lawsuit Friday in Chicago’s federal court, claiming their constitutional rights are being violated by having to wait to wed until Illinois’ recently-signed gay marriage law takes effect in June.

A.W. Chesterton Co., others sued over alleged asbestos exposure

Whitney Brakken Dec. 6, 2013, 2:05pm

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Takeda Pharmaceuticals sued over claims Actos causes bladder cancer

Joel Brakken Dec. 6, 2013, 2:00pm

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Store patron distracted by balloons sues Kay Jewelers over fall

Thomas Kallies Dec. 6, 2013, 1:45pm

Ronald Saxon filed suit Oct. 30 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Sterling Jewelers Inc., doing business as Kay Jewelers.

The White Sox sue Bevali over breached sponsorship agreement

Thomas Kallies Dec. 6, 2013, 1:25pm

A Chicago baseball team is suing a transportation service provider for breach of contract.

Former NFL players sue league, helmet manufacturer for negligence

Thomas Kallies Dec. 6, 2013, 11:44am

Two former professional football players are suing over concussive injuries they claimed to have sustained while playing.

Swedish Covenant Hospital sued for medical malpractice

Whitney Brakken Dec. 6, 2013, 11:30am

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Union Pacific Railroad Company sued after employee injured

Joel Brakken Dec. 6, 2013, 11:05am

A man is suing after he fell while performing his job duties.

Estate sues after vehicle collision causes death

Whitney Brakken Dec. 6, 2013, 10:58am

A construction company and employee are facing a lawsuit after a man was killed in a vehicle accident.

Businessman seeks $1M from Chicago lawyer and firm in legal malpractice suit

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 6, 2013, 10:47am

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Child gets hit by vehicle while on sidewalk, lawsuit results

Whitney Brakken Dec. 6, 2013, 10:00am

A woman is suing over claims her daughter was hit by a car while on the sidewalk.

Erickson Management and Stonegate Condominium Association face lawsuit after resident falls

Joel Brakken Dec. 6, 2013, 9:30am

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Jewel-Osco sued for negligence in slip and fall

Joel Brakken Dec. 5, 2013, 4:32pm

A woman is suing a Jewel-Osco store after she slipped and fell on ice.

Lawsuit accuses executives of embezzling more than $1 million

Thomas Kallies Dec. 5, 2013, 4:30pm

John D. Marks filed suit Nov. 27 in the Cook County Circuit Court James Cross, Novelyn Murphy, Ernie Saldivar and Michael Walton, claiming they embezzled more than $1  million dollars worth of cash and items, leading to his company's demise.