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Liberty Mutual sues policyholder after excessive award following vehicle accident

Whitney Brakken Dec. 23, 2013, 6:10pm

Liberty Mutual is suing over claims an arbitration award was excessive.Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. filed a lawsuit Dec. 16 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Cindy Scolaro, individually and as mother and next of friend of Sofia Scolaro.The complaint states on Oct. 20, 2008, Cindy Scolaro, had Liberty Mutual Insurance insurance providing uninsured motorist coverage of $500,000 when she was involved

Defense attorneys: Prenda litigation is ‘unbelievable,’ ‘just epic’

Bethany Krajelis Dec. 23, 2013, 5:56pm

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Panel rules on ongoing dispute over dissolution of Chicago law firm

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 23, 2013, 3:04pm

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Painter sues client over injuries sustained in ladder fall

Thomas Kallies Dec. 23, 2013, 11:38am

Carl H. Hampton filed suit Nov. 8 in the Cook County Circuit Court on Nov. 8 against Tattenai Hampton.

Former Justice police chief sues for defamation, wrongful termination

Whitney Brakken Dec. 23, 2013, 11:08am

The former police chief for the Village of Justice is suing after losing his job.

Safeguard Properties named in class action lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Dec. 23, 2013, 10:05am

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Tishman Construction sued after a man falls from scaffolding

Whitney Brakken Dec. 20, 2013, 7:39pm

A construction worker and his wife are suing after he fell from scaffolding.John Fallon and Sandee Fallon filed a lawsuit Oct. 21 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Tishman Construction Corp. of Illinois, Tishman Construction Corp., Louis Jones Enterprises Inc., Chicago Board of Education, Granite Industries Inc., Perry Manufacturing Inc. Nu-Wave Manufacturing LLC and General Ceilings of Illinois

Wheaton College files another suit over Obamacare mandate

Jonathan Bilyk Dec. 20, 2013, 11:00am

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Woman slips on strawberry, sues grocery store

Thomas Kallies Dec. 20, 2013, 10:34am

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State Farm Fire and Casualty Company sues seeking reimbursement

Whitney Brakken Dec. 20, 2013, 10:15am

An insurance company is suing, seeking reimbursement for money it paid after a man allegedly caused a fire.

City of Markham, Markham Fire Department by woman allegedly injured by falling ceiling

Whitney Brakken Dec. 20, 2013, 10:00am

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Wood Glen Nursing and Rehabilitation Center sued by former resident

Whitney Brakken Dec. 20, 2013, 9:05am

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John Stroger Hospital named in negligence lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Dec. 20, 2013, 8:55am

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American Realty & Management sues, seeking unpaid arbitration award

Whitney Brakken Dec. 20, 2013, 8:45am

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Cook County’s addiction to lawsuit costing region badly-needed jobs

Travis Akin Dec. 20, 2013, 8:30am

The verdict is and Cook County is one of the worst local jurisdictions in the country for legal fairness, according to the newly-released “Judicial Hellholes” report from the American Tort Reform Foundation (ATRF).

Woman slips at PNC Bank, lawsuit results

Whitney Brakken Dec. 20, 2013, 8:15am

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Riccordino Asset Management sued by tenant due to mold

Joel Brakken Dec. 20, 2013, 8:05am

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Home Depot named in negligence lawsuit

Thomas Kallies Dec. 20, 2013, 8:00am

Kathleen McGee filed suit Nov. 6 in the Cook County Circuit Court against Home Depot USA Inc.

Woman sues after being bit by dog

Whitney Brakken Dec. 19, 2013, 4:15pm

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Man injured by shattered glass sues for negligence

Joel Brakken Dec. 19, 2013, 2:45pm

A man is suing after over claims he was injured by a window that shattered when he tried opening it.